Drought improves across Texas, but worsens locally

While widespread rain over the past week has improved drought conditions across the state, “moderate” drought conditions have returned to a southern sliver of the KXAN viewing area.

This week

  • 16.6% of Texas “dry”
  • 1.2% of Texas in drought

Last week

  • 34.5% of Texas “dry”
  • 3.7% of Texas in drought
Last week’s U.S. Drought Monitor for our area.

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