Mark Fuchs

7:00 am
Sun July 28, 2013

Drought Still A Threat To Missouri This Year

The latest U.S. drought monitor map, as of July 23, 2013.
Nat. Drought Mitigation Ctr., Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln

Missouri's overall drought picture is vastly improved this summer over what it was during last year's extreme heat and dry conditions.

Still, drought remains an immediate threat to portions of the Show-Me State. Mark Fuchs is a hydrologist with the National Weather Service office in St. Louis.

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