southwestern United States

After brief relief, forecasts indicate drought will continue

April 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Dry weather will prolong the wildfire threat through summer in the southwestern United States, even though weekend showers temporarily relieved drought conditions in parts of the area, forecasters said Monday. The drought is rooted in a dry spell that began in October and is considered “extreme” from southern California to central … Continue reading After brief relief, forecasts indicate drought will continue