Drought Conditions

Local Drought Information Statement:
click here for the Northeast and North Central Colorado Drought Statement

Drought Status:   

U.S. Drought Monitor

Descriptions of Drought Severity Categories:

Colorado Climate Center NIDIS Weekly Drought Webinars/Summaries : http://climate.colostate.edu/drought_webinar.php

U.S. Drought Portal (NIDIS):  www.drought.gov

National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC):: drought.unl.edu
NDMC Drought Impact Reporter:

The U.S. Drought Monitor is a weekly collaborative multi-agency effort involving the NWS...USDA...State and Regional Climatologists and NDMC:

Current Conditions:   
High Plains Regional Climate Center Colorado Climate Map Last 60 days:
HPRCC Colorado Percent of Average Precipitation Last 60 Days

NWS Precipitation Map (Colorado): http://water.weather.gov/precip/

CoCoRaHS Daily Colorado Precipitation Maps & Data:  http://www.cocorahs.org/

NC & NE Colorado NWS Cooperative Observer Monthly Precipitation/Snow Tables: http://www.crh.noaa.gov/bou/?

NWS U.S. Snowfall Analysis:  http://www.srh.noaa.gov/ridge2/snow/

NRCS Snow Survey Products:  http://www.co.nrcs.usda.gov/snow/

USGS DroughtWatch: http://co.water.usgs.gov/drought/

Colorado Division of Water Resources Water Supply Update:

NIFC's Wildland Fire Assessment System:  http://www.wfas.net/

NWS CPC Soil Moisture:  http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/.

 Precipitation Forecasts & Outlooks:   

CPC 8 to 14 Day Precipitation Outlook:CPC 8-14 day outlook

NWS Northeast and North Central Colorado Graphical Forecasts:

NWS HPC U.S. Precipitation Forecasts:

NWS CPC One Month Precipitation Outlook:  http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/predictions/30day/

NWS CPC Three Month Precipitation Outlook:  http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/predictions/90day/

NWS CPC U.S. Seasonal Drought Outlook:

NWS NCDC Drought Calculator:
(amount of precipitation needed to end drought in areas)

Local weather, climate and water information - weather.gov/bou
NWS AHPS Page - http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=bou


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