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Moderate Drought for the metro areas of Collier County...


Florida Drought Update: 7-18-2023


South Florida Water Management District – Water Shortage Watch
For additional information on water restrictions, area residents are encouraged to call the SFWMD’s toll-free Water Shortage Hotline at 1-800-662-8876 or contact their regional SFWMD service center. 
What is Drought?
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Current Precipitation Analysis


Keetch Byram Drought Index (KBDI)


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30 Day Precipitation Difference for Miami
90 Day Precipitatiion Difference for Miami
30-day Accumulated Precipitation Percent of Normal
90-day Accumulated Precipitation Percent of Normal
Lake Okeechobee Hydrologic Summary
Lake Okeechobee Lake Level Graphic
Graphical Depth of Lake Okeechobee
Soil Moisture Information

Standardized Precipitation Index

Fisheating Creek Status



Drought Assessment Tools

Discussion for the Seasonal Drought Outlook



Palmer Drought Severity Index-Long Term Meteorological Conditions

Palmer Crop Moisture Index-Short-term Drought
South Florida Fire Potential (Keetch-Byram Drought Index)
South Florida Wells Conditions  





1-Month Temperature Outlook
1-Month Temperature Outlook
1-Month Precipitation Outlook
1- Month Precipitation Outlook


3 month temperature outlook
3-Month Temperature Outlook
3 month precipitation outlook
3-Month Precipitation Outlook



 Short-Term Precipitation Forecast


Day 1 QPF Day 2 QPF Day 3 QPF Day 4-5 QPF
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Florida's Water Outlook from Southeast River Forecast Center

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