Some Locations Getting Dry & Info on Reporting Your Drought Impacts

Rainfall has been hit and miss over the last 4 weeks with some areas receiving plenty, while others have barely managed to measure a quarter of an inch.  Here's a look at the rainfall measured across eastern Kentucky from May 16th through June 12th...

As you can see from the map above, the driest condtiions are localized and confined to a roughly 4 or 5 county area in the heart of eastern Kentucky.  Here at the National Weather Service Office near Jackson, only 0.81" of rain has fallen since May 16th.  That's 3.71" below normal for the period. 

Are you experiencing any impacts, crop loss, etc, from the dry conditions?  If so, report your impacts to the Drought Reporter at


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