Drought conditions spreading after another dry week in Iowa

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DES MOINES, IOWA — Nearly three-quarters of the state is now in drought conditions, according to the USDA, after another dry week across the state.

74.49% of the state is now considered “Abnormally Dry”. That figure is up significantly from the 40.77% mark one week ago.

Around 7% of the state is now considred to be in “Severe Drought”.

Around 12% of the state is in “Moderate Drought”.

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