CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER, NCEP, NWS, NOAA
WEEK 19 OF THE 2018 GROWING SEASON IS THE WEEK ENDING 14 JUL 2018
KEETCH-BYRAM DROUGHT INDEX SUGGESTED STARTUP VALUES
ADDITIONAL CALCULATIONS DONE BY THE WILDLAND FIRE ASSESSMENT SYSTEM
STCDCLIMATE DIVISIONFIELD CAPACITY (%)KBDI Starting Value
CT 1NORTHWEST 62.5300
CT 2CENTRAL 55.4356
CT 3COASTAL 48.2414
DE 1NORTHERN 35.3517
DE 2SOUTHERN 43.9448
ME 1NORTHERN 59.3325
ME 2SOUTHERN INTERIOR 65.1279
ME 3COASTAL 59.9320
MD 1SOUTHEASTERN SHORE 47.4420
MD 2CEN. EASTERN SHORE 39.1487
MD 3LOWER SOUTHERN 43.7450
MD 4UPPER SOUTHERN 39.5484
MD 5NORTHEASTERN SHORE 36.0512
MD 6NORTHERN CENTRAL 47.8417
MD 7APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN 58.8329
MD 8ALLEGHENY PLATEAU 73.6211
MA 1WESTERN 60.5316
MA 2CENTRAL 58.3333
MA 3COASTAL 46.2430
NH 1NORTHERN 63.4292
NH 2SOUTHERN 50.8393
NJ 1NORTHERN 53.2374
NJ 2SOUTHERN 48.6411
NJ 3COASTAL 48.0416
NY 1WESTERN PLATEAU 63.3293
NY 2EASTERN PLATEAU 57.3341
NY 3NORTHERN PLATEAU 43.5452
NY 4COASTAL 44.0448
NY 5HUDSON VALLEY 52.4380
NY 6MOHAWK VALLEY 46.5428
NY 7CHAMPLAIN VALLEY 56.5348
NY 8ST. LAWRENCE VALLEY 59.3325
NY 9GREAT LAKES 40.3477
NY 10CENTRAL LAKES 48.9408
NC 1SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS 79.8161
NC 2NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 60.4316
NC 3NORTHERN PIEDMONT 42.1463
NC 4CENTRAL PIEDMONT 40.1479
NC 5SOUTHERN PIEDMONT 37.2502
NC 6SO. COASTAL PLAINS 69.1247
NC 7CEN. COASTAL PLAINS 58.7330
NC 8NO. COASTAL PLAINS 60.8313
OH 1NORTHWEST 63.8289
OH 2NORTH CENTRAL 73.5212
OH 3NORTHEAST 70.5236
OH 4WEST CENTRAL 50.0400
OH 5CENTRAL 60.8313
OH 6CENTRAL HILLS 58.8329
OH 7NORTHEAST HILLS 61.2310
OH 8SOUTHWEST 55.6355
OH 9SOUTH CENTRAL 56.7346
OH 10SOUTHEAST 59.3325
PA 1POCONO MOUNTAINS 63.3293
PA 2EAST CENTRAL MTNS. 62.3301
PA 3SE PIEDMONT 60.0320
PA 4LOWER SUSQUEHANNA 60.6315
PA 5MIDDLE SUSQUEHANNA 65.2278
PA 6UPPER SUSQUEHANNA 69.7242
PA 7CENTRAL MOUNTAINS 83.3133
PA 8SOUTH CENTRAL MTNS. 66.7266
PA 9SOUTHWEST PLATEAU 65.1279
PA 10NORTHWEST PLATEAU 71.4228
RI 1ALL 45.0440
SC 1MOUNTAIN 85.9112
SC 2NORTHWEST 54.3365
SC 3NORTH CENTRAL 36.0512
SC 4NORTHEAST 43.6451
SC 5WEST CENTRAL 41.3469
SC 6CENTRAL 38.8489
SC 7SOUTHERN 43.2454
VT 1NORTHEASTERN 61.4308
VT 2WESTERN 58.2334
VT 3SOUTHEASTERN 47.2422
VA 1TIDEWATER 59.6323
VA 2EASTERN PIEDMONT 53.8369
VA 3WESTERN PIEDMONT 52.0384
VA 4NORTHERN 52.9376
VA 5CENTRAL MOUNTAIN 57.6339
VA 6SOUTHWESTERN MTNS. 52.7378
WV 1NORTHWESTERN 57.1343
WV 2NORTH CENTRAL 71.2230
WV 3SOUTHWESTERN 38.1495
WV 4CENTRAL 64.9280
WV 5SOUTHERN 46.4428
WV 6NORTHEASTERN 63.8289