U.S. Drought Monitor – Update

Drought Summary Report - Maps Released September 8, 2022
This U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) week saw continued improvements on the map across areas of the South, including Texas, in response to another round of localized heavy rainfall during the past week. Overall, the recent rainfall in Texas throughout the past month has started to make a significant dent in the state’s drought conditions in some areas. In contrast, drought conditions intensified in areas of the central and northern Plains with additional degradations on this week’s map.

Source: US Drought Monitor To view the full report visit: Drought Monitor Report