‘Extreme Drought’ continues throughout most of FLX

Extreme Drought conditions continue across the majority of the Finger Lakes region.

Extreme, Level 3 drought continues across the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Those parts of the Finger Lakes not classified as a Level 3 Drought are placed in a Level 2 (Severe) Drought.

There has been no change in the map locally during the past week, except for the far southwest corner where some improvement has been seen over Cataraugus County.

In all, 9.94% of New York State is listed as being in an extreme drought. All of that is in the Finger Lakes.

Read more on the drought conditions gripping the Finger Lakes here.

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