CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER, NCEP, NWS, NOAA
WEEK 21 OF THE 2017 GROWING SEASON IS THE WEEK ENDING 22 JUL 2017
KEETCH-BYRAM DROUGHT INDEX SUGGESTED STARTUP VALUES
ADDITIONAL CALCULATIONS DONE BY THE WILDLAND FIRE ASSESSMENT SYSTEM
STCDCLIMATE DIVISIONFIELD CAPACITY (%)KBDI Starting Value
CT 1NORTHWEST 79.3165
CT 2CENTRAL 82.6139
CT 3COASTAL 53.6371
DE 1NORTHERN 59.9320
DE 2SOUTHERN 40.4476
ME 1NORTHERN 79.7162
ME 2SOUTHERN INTERIOR 68.8249
ME 3COASTAL 54.3365
MD 1SOUTHEASTERN SHORE 45.2438
MD 2CEN. EASTERN SHORE 40.7474
MD 3LOWER SOUTHERN 52.1383
MD 4UPPER SOUTHERN 35.4516
MD 5NORTHEASTERN SHORE 35.3517
MD 6NORTHERN CENTRAL 39.9480
MD 7APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN 63.3293
MD 8ALLEGHENY PLATEAU 100.00
MA 1WESTERN 67.6259
MA 2CENTRAL 59.7322
MA 3COASTAL 54.4364
NH 1NORTHERN 76.9184
NH 2SOUTHERN 69.2246
NJ 1NORTHERN 89.088
NJ 2SOUTHERN 52.9376
NJ 3COASTAL 50.3397
NY 1WESTERN PLATEAU 87.4100
NY 2EASTERN PLATEAU 84.7122
NY 3NORTHERN PLATEAU 88.592
NY 4COASTAL 52.5380
NY 5HUDSON VALLEY 79.5164
NY 6MOHAWK VALLEY 83.3133
NY 7CHAMPLAIN VALLEY 78.7170
NY 8ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY 80.0160
NY 9GREAT LAKES 83.3133
NY 10CENTRAL LAKES 91.568
NC 1SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS 82.1143
NC 2NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 66.5268
NC 3NORTHERN PIEDMONT 49.1407
NC 4CENTRAL PIEDMONT 56.4348
NC 5SOUTHERN PIEDMONT 61.1311
NC 6SO. COASTAL PLAINS 78.5172
NC 7CEN. COASTAL PLAINS 78.4172
NC 8NO. COASTAL PLAINS 69.9240
OH 1NORTHWEST 97.817
OH 2NORTH CENTRAL 91.865
OH 3NORTHEAST 80.6155
OH 4WEST CENTRAL 100.00
OH 5CENTRAL 97.222
OH 6CENTRAL HILLS 92.064
OH 7NORTHEAST HILLS 81.2150
OH 8SOUTHWEST 94.742
OH 9SOUTH CENTRAL 82.9136
OH 10SOUTHEAST 94.643
PA 1POCONO MOUNTAINS 82.6139
PA 2EAST CENTRAL MTNS. 98.611
PA 3SE PIEDMONT 77.0184
PA 4LOWER SUSQUEHANNA 55.2358
PA 5MIDDLE SUSQUEHANNA 83.6131
PA 6UPPER SUSQUEHANNA 75.2198
PA 7CENTRAL MOUNTAINS 72.6219
PA 8SOUTH CENTRAL MTNS. 76.6187
PA 9SOUTHWEST PLATEAU 74.4204
PA 10NORTHWEST PLATEAU 76.1191
RI 1ALL 70.4236
SC 1MOUNTAIN 87.3101
SC 2NORTHWEST 69.3245
SC 3NORTH CENTRAL 52.1383
SC 4NORTHEAST 80.6155
SC 5WEST CENTRAL 59.7322
SC 6CENTRAL 66.8265
SC 7SOUTHERN 69.8241
VT 1NORTHEASTERN 79.2166
VT 2WESTERN 81.9144
VT 3SOUTHEASTERN 69.8241
VA 1TIDEWATER 47.8417
VA 2EASTERN PIEDMONT 37.0504
VA 3WESTERN PIEDMONT 46.3429
VA 4NORTHERN 56.3349
VA 5CENTRAL MOUNTAIN 50.7394
VA 6SOUTHWESTERN MTNS. 53.2374
WV 1NORTHWESTERN 100.00
WV 2NORTH CENTRAL 100.00
WV 3SOUTHWESTERN 65.1279
WV 4CENTRAL 77.2182
WV 5SOUTHERN 48.9408
WV 6NORTHEASTERN 60.5316