918  
AXUS73 KSGF 081442  
DGTSGF  
KSC001-021-037-MOC009-011-015-029-039-043-057-059-065-069-077-085-  
091-097-105-109-119-125-131-141-145-149-153-161-167-169-185-203-209-  
213-215-217-225-229-091200-  
 
DROUGHT INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
840 AM CST THU MAR 8 2018  
   
..NO MORE DROUGHT ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL
 
CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST  
MISSOURI AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS...  
 
SYNOPSIS...  
 
SEVERAL ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL IN LATE FEBRUARY HAVE RECHARGED  
STREAMS AND INCREASED SOIL MOISTURE ACROSS THE REGION. PONDS USED  
FOR WATER SUPPLY FOR HERDS HAVE ALSO RECHARGED.  
 
THIS WILL BE THE LAST DROUGHT INFORMATION STATEMENT ISSUED UNTIL  
SEVERE DROUGHT (D2) CONDITIONS REDEVELOP ACROSS THE MISSOURI OZARKS  
AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.  
 

 
 
RELATED WEB SITES...  
 
LOCAL WEATHER, CLIMATE, AND WATER INFORMATION:  
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SGF  
 
MIDWEST CLIMATE CENTER DROUGHT INFORMATION PAGE:  
HTTP://MCC.SWS.UIUC.EDU/CLIWATCH/DROUGHT/DROUGHT.JSP  
 
MISSOURI STATE CLIMATOLOGIST:  
HTTP://CLIMATE.MISSOURI.EDU  
 
MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES DROUGHT PAGE:  
HTTP://WWW.DNR.MO.GOV/ENV/WRC/DROUGHTUPDATE.HTM  
 
U.S. DROUGHT MONITOR: HTTP://DROUGHTMONITOR.UNL.EDU/  
 
U.S. DROUGHT PORTAL:  
HTTP://WWW.DROUGHT.GOV  
 
U.S. DROUGHT REPORTER:  
HTTP://DROUGHTREPORTER.UNL.EDU/MAP  
 
CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER:  
HTTP://WWW.CPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV/  
 
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS...  
 
THE U.S. DROUGHT MONITOR IS A WEEKLY COLLABORATIVE EFFORT BETWEEN  
A NUMBER OF STATE AND FEDERAL AGENCIES INCLUDING THE NATIONAL  
WEATHER SERVICE, THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, AND THE  
NATIONAL DROUGHT MITIGATION CENTER.  
 
QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS...  
 
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS, PLEASE CONTACT:  
 
GENE HATCH  
CLIMATE SERVICES FOCAL POINT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO  
GENE.HATCH@NOAA.GOV  
 

 
 
TERRY  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab MO Page
The Nexlab KS Page Main Text Page