Half of Oklahoma is in drought, monitor reports

Last week, 45 percent of the state was considered to be experiencing some form of drought. The latest report shows 50 percent is in drought and the other half is abnormally dry, including Oklahoma County.

FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: September 12, 2013 at 11:34 pm •  Published: September 13, 2013
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Half of Oklahoma is in drought and half is considered “abnormally dry,” according to the U.S. Drought Monitor report released Thursday.

Last week, 45 percent of the state was considered to be experiencing some form of drought. The latest report shows 50 percent is in drought and the other half is abnormally dry, including Oklahoma County.

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