Drought Conditions are Worsening in AlabamaMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Feb 01 2018 2:37 PM
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Drought conditions are worsening in Alabama, with the entire state feeling the effects of dry weather.
Statistics released Thursday by the U.S. Drought Monitor show all of Alabama is abnormally dry, and 4.2 million Alabama residents live in areas that are experiencing drought.
Conditions are worst in central Alabama, where much of Tuscaloosa and Jefferson counties have an extreme drought. Severe drought is being reported in the southern half of the state and northeastern Alabama.