MAP: Recent rainfall eases drought conditions in county

At the start of the year, I reported most of Denton County was under an extreme drought watch. Since then, the county received a few inches of rain and snow, easing some concerns in the area – but not by much, as recent data released this week shows.

Click the map below to see how recent rainfall has effected the region, state and country.

Use the following key to figure out how dry conditions in your state, county, neighborhood, ect.

 

 

 

 

 

Source data - http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/dmshps_archive.htm

Map created by – John D. Harden