CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER, NCEP, NWS, NOAA
WEEK 55 OF THE 2016 GROWING SEASON IS THE WEEK ENDING 18 MAR 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 100.00
CT 2CENTRAL 100.00
CT 3COASTAL 100.00
DE 1NORTHERN 100.00
DE 2SOUTHERN 100.00
ME 1NORTHERN 100.00
ME 2SOUTHERN INTERIOR 100.00
ME 3COASTAL 100.00
MD 1SOUTHEASTERN SHORE 100.00
MD 2CEN. EASTERN SHORE 100.00
MD 3LOWER SOUTHERN 100.00
MD 4UPPER SOUTHERN 100.00
MD 5NORTHEASTERN SHORE 100.00
MD 6NORTHERN CENTRAL 100.00
MD 7APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN 100.00
MD 8ALLEGHENY PLATEAU 100.00
MA 1WESTERN 100.00
MA 2CENTRAL 100.00
MA 3COASTAL 100.00
NH 1NORTHERN 100.00
NH 2SOUTHERN 100.00
NJ 1NORTHERN 100.00
NJ 2SOUTHERN 100.00
NJ 3COASTAL 100.00
NY 1WESTERN PLATEAU 100.00
NY 2EASTERN PLATEAU 100.00
NY 3NORTHERN PLATEAU 100.00
NY 4COASTAL 100.00
NY 5HUDSON VALLEY 100.00
NY 6MOHAWK VALLEY 100.00
NY 7CHAMPLAIN VALLEY 100.00
NY 8ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY 100.00
NY 9GREAT LAKES 100.00
NY 10CENTRAL LAKES 100.00
NC 1SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS 100.00
NC 2NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 100.00
NC 3NORTHERN PIEDMONT 100.00
NC 4CENTRAL PIEDMONT 100.00
NC 5SOUTHERN PIEDMONT 100.00
NC 6SO. COASTAL PLAINS 100.00
NC 7CEN. COASTAL PLAINS 100.00
NC 8NO. COASTAL PLAINS 100.00
OH 1NORTHWEST 100.00
OH 2NORTH CENTRAL 100.00
OH 3NORTHEAST 100.00
OH 4WEST CENTRAL 100.00
OH 5CENTRAL 100.00
OH 6CENTRAL HILLS 100.00
OH 7NORTHEAST HILLS 100.00
OH 8SOUTHWEST 100.00
OH 9SOUTH CENTRAL 100.00
OH 10SOUTHEAST 100.00
PA 1POCONO MOUNTAINS 100.00
PA 2EAST CENTRAL MTNS. 100.00
PA 3SE PIEDMONT 100.00
PA 4LOWER SUSQUEHANNA 100.00
PA 5MIDDLE SUSQUEHANNA 100.00
PA 6UPPER SUSQUEHANNA 100.00
PA 7CENTRAL MOUNTAINS 100.00
PA 8SOUTH CENTRAL MTNS. 100.00
PA 9SOUTHWEST PLATEAU 100.00
PA 10NORTHWEST PLATEAU 100.00
RI 1ALL 100.00
SC 1MOUNTAIN 100.00
SC 2NORTHWEST 100.00
SC 3NORTH CENTRAL 100.00
SC 4NORTHEAST 100.00
SC 5WEST CENTRAL 100.00
SC 6CENTRAL 99.44
SC 7SOUTHERN 90.080
VT 1NORTHEASTERN 100.00
VT 2WESTERN 100.00
VT 3SOUTHEASTERN 100.00
VA 1TIDEWATER 100.00
VA 2EASTERN PIEDMONT 100.00
VA 3WESTERN PIEDMONT 100.00
VA 4NORTHERN 100.00
VA 5CENTRAL MOUNTAIN 100.00
VA 6SOUTHWESTERN MTNS. 100.00
WV 1NORTHWESTERN 100.00
WV 2NORTH CENTRAL 100.00
WV 3SOUTHWESTERN 100.00
WV 4CENTRAL 100.00
WV 5SOUTHERN 100.00
WV 6NORTHEASTERN 100.00