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Strong Thunderstorms in the High Plains; Heavy Rain in the East; Dangerous Heat Returning to the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across portions of the northern/central High Plains Friday. Damaging winds and isolated large hail are the primary hazards. Rounds of heavy rainfall will likely lead to instances of flash flooding across the eastern Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, dangerous heat returns to the Western U.S. this weekend. Read More >

 

The National Weather Service (NWS) is soliciting public comments through November 30, 2023 on the provision of experimental modernized DGTs through WFO Drought Information Statement webpages such as this one in Portable Document Format (PDF) as a replacement for the existing text-based DGT format.

Please see the Public Information Statement here for more information. You can provide feedback on the products below via a survey here.

 

Current Drought Information Statement for NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge:

Drought Information Statement LIX 02082024

 

Previous Drought Information Statements:

Drought Information Statement LIX 02022024

Drought Information Statement LIX 01252024

Drought Information Statement LIX 01182024

Drought Information Statement LIX 01112024

Drought Information Statement LIX 01042024

Drought Information Statement LIX 12282023

Drought Information Statement LIX 12212023

Drought Information Statement LIX 12142023

Drought Information Statement LIX 12072023

Drought Information Statement LIX 11302023

Drought Information Statement LIX 11232023

Drought Information Statement LIX 11162023

Drought Information Statement LIX 11092023

Drought Information Statement LIX 11022023

Drought Information Statement LIX 10262023

Drought Information Statement LIX 10192023

Drought Information Statement LIX 10122023

Drought Information Statement LIX 10052023

Drought Information Statement LIX 09282023

Drought Information Statement LIX 09212023

Drought Information Statement LIX 09142023

Drought Information Statement LIX 09072023

 

Drought Information Statements for NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge (Accessible Text-Only Version)

Drought Information Statement LIX 02082024 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 02022024 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 01252024 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 01182024 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 01112024 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 01042024 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 12282023 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 12212023 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 12072023 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 11302023 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 11232023 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 11162023 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 11092023 TXT

Drought Information Statement LIX 11022023 TXT

 

 

Visit https://www.drought.gov/drought-information-statements to view current Drought Information Statements across the US and its territories.