Capital Weather Gang: Drought


Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 04/25/2013

The changing face of U.S. drought: shrinking but still sprawling

Drought across the Lower 48 in the last year has undergone wild swings. From just regional pockets of drought last spring to one of the worst drought on record last summer, drought has now begun an aggressive retreat.

By Jason Samenow  |  10:42 AM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drought, Latest, U.S. Weather

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 04/12/2013

Will drought develop in Washington, D.C. toward summer?

The evolving pattern does not offer much in the way of precipitation potential for the balance of April, but by May a considerably wetter scene could develop.

By Rick Grow  |  11:00 AM ET, 04/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drought, Explainer, Latest, Local Climate