TITLE

Drought likely to persist into 2012

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;11/3/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 21, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the continued persistence of drought in Southwestern U.S. in 2012. According to Texas meteorology professor Doctor John Nielsen-Gammon, most of Texas remains in the worst drought category, D-4, with only few areas in less dire straits. It notes that the drought in 2011 ranks as the worst in recorded history for the state. It notes that long-term predictions on continued drought for 2012 is through computer power and computer models made to forecast on a large scale.
ACCESSION #
67230722

 

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