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U.S. Drought Monitor Results

Drought Monitor 10-17 [1]

The latest U.S. Drought Monitor was released and Marion, Mahaska, and Jasper counties all remain in the 33% of the state suffering severe drought conditions. Another third of the state is suffering moderate conditions, while 21% is abnormally dry. 2% is extreme, and 11% of Iowa is no longer suffering drought at all.