2011 US Droughts

Category : CATDS, L3

Using the CATDS level 3 products Arnaud Quesney produced this (very coarse) drought index by simply differentiating the level 3  monthly soil moisture products (January to July) between 2011 and 2010.

US-DROUGHTS-2011

The red indicating dryer conditions in 2011 than 2010. This compares very favourably with the USDA drought monitor

USDA_DROUGHTS_2011

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