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Moderate Drought Conditions Return (and Will Stick Around) in Northeast Texas

U.S. Drought Monitor
U.S. Drought Monitor
Texas Drought conditions as of Oct. 23, 2017

Despite some weekend rainfall, drought conditions are back to moderate throughout much of Northeast Texas. 

The Texas Water Development Board reports that drought conditions are now present in 21 counties in the northeast. The TWDB projects warm and dry conditions throughout much of Texas over the next three months.

Drought is expected to persist in the northeast.

Scott Morgan has been an award-winning journalist since 2001. His work has appeared in several newspapers and magazines as well as online. He has also been an editor, freelancer, speaker, writing teacher, author, and podcaster.