A drought is a period of below-average precipitation in a given region, resulting
in prolonged shortages in its water supply, whether atmospheric, surface water ...
During the past 7-days, frequent frontal activity helped to ensure heavy rainfall (2
inches or greater) over portions of the Midwest, the Middle and Lower ...
Drought is an insidious hazard of nature. It is often referred to as a "creeping
phenomenon" and its impacts vary from region to region. Drought can therefore
Nov 11, 2014 ... Extreme weather such as heat waves, heavy downpours and droughts are
expected to accompanying climate change. Recent research ...
When the rains fail, the land—and its people—vanish in the wind.
What is a drought? A drought is when there is a lack of precipitation over an
extended period of time, usually a season or more, resulting in a water shortage
A “drought” is an extended period of deficient rainfall relative to the statistical
multi-year average for a region. But because of the various ways it is measured, ...
Nearly every part of our country experiences periods of reduced rainfall. If we
plan for drought, then we can enjoy the benefits of normal or rainy years and not
Drought is a shortage of water over an extended period of time. Droughts are a
normal part of a climate cycle. They occur in all climate zones. Drought can be ...
Droughts are natural disasters. They are a lot more complex than just the lack of
water. Here is whyccsss.