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Current N.C. Drought map as of July 28, 2015

Current County Advisories as of July 28, 2015

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Counties Under Current Advisory

D2 - Severe Drought

Cleveland County
Gaston County
Lincoln County

Total: 3

D1 - Moderate Drought

Alexander County
Anson County
Burke County
Cabarrus County
Caldwell County
Catawba County
Davie County
Forsyth County
Henderson County
Iredell County
McDowell County
Mecklenburg County
Polk County
Rowan County
Rutherford County
Stanly County
Stokes County
Surry County
Union County
Wilkes County
Yadkin County

Total: 21

D0 - Abnormally Dry

Alamance County
Avery County
Buncombe County
Columbus County
Davidson County
Durham County
Edgecombe County
Franklin County
Granville County
Guilford County
Halifax County
Mitchell County
Nash County
Orange County
Randolph County
Richmond County
Robeson County
Scotland County
Vance County
Wake County
Watauga County
Wilson County
Yancey County

Total: 23

Published by the NC Drought Management Advisory Council every Thursday.

Click on a county for county drought information or click on statewide information on all counties.