CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER, NCEP, NWS, NOAA
WEEK 59 OF THE 2017 GROWING SEASON IS THE WEEK ENDING 14 APR 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 98.611
CT 2CENTRAL 98.710
CT 3COASTAL 96.428
DE 1NORTHERN 96.825
DE 2SOUTHERN 98.89
ME 1NORTHERN 100.00
ME 2SOUTHERN INTERIOR 100.00
ME 3COASTAL 100.00
MD 1SOUTHEASTERN SHORE 97.420
MD 2CEN. EASTERN SHORE 97.817
MD 3LOWER SOUTHERN 92.361
MD 4UPPER SOUTHERN 92.659
MD 5NORTHEASTERN SHORE 97.520
MD 6NORTHERN CENTRAL 96.329
MD 7APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN 95.536
MD 8ALLEGHENY PLATEAU 96.528
MA 1WESTERN 100.00
MA 2CENTRAL 99.54
MA 3COASTAL 98.313
NH 1NORTHERN 100.00
NH 2SOUTHERN 100.00
NJ 1NORTHERN 96.528
NJ 2SOUTHERN 96.428
NJ 3COASTAL 94.345
NY 1WESTERN PLATEAU 100.00
NY 2EASTERN PLATEAU 99.63
NY 3NORTHERN PLATEAU 100.00
NY 4COASTAL 94.940
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 97.718
NC 2NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 96.230
NC 3NORTHERN PIEDMONT 95.734
NC 4CENTRAL PIEDMONT 96.032
NC 5SOUTHERN PIEDMONT 95.635
NC 6SO. COASTAL PLAINS 99.35
NC 7CEN. COASTAL PLAINS 98.98
NC 8NO. COASTAL PLAINS 96.825
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 99.72
PA 1POCONO MOUNTAINS 97.420
PA 2EAST CENTRAL MTNS. 97.123
PA 3SE PIEDMONT 97.024
PA 4LOWER SUSQUEHANNA 96.528
PA 5MIDDLE SUSQUEHANNA 97.222
PA 6UPPER SUSQUEHANNA 98.016
PA 7CENTRAL MOUNTAINS 98.98
PA 8SOUTH CENTRAL MTNS. 96.825
PA 9SOUTHWEST PLATEAU 97.024
PA 10NORTHWEST PLATEAU 100.00
RI 1ALL 98.016
SC 1MOUNTAIN 95.139
SC 2NORTHWEST 94.940
SC 3NORTH CENTRAL 94.940
SC 4NORTHEAST 98.313
SC 5WEST CENTRAL 94.742
SC 6CENTRAL 96.428
SC 7SOUTHERN 88.790
VT 1NORTHEASTERN 100.00
VT 2WESTERN 100.00
VT 3SOUTHEASTERN 100.00
VA 1TIDEWATER 97.123
VA 2EASTERN PIEDMONT 96.825
VA 3WESTERN PIEDMONT 96.329
VA 4NORTHERN 96.924
VA 5CENTRAL MOUNTAIN 97.123
VA 6SOUTHWESTERN MTNS. 97.420
WV 1NORTHWESTERN 95.932
WV 2NORTH CENTRAL 96.924
WV 3SOUTHWESTERN 97.420
WV 4CENTRAL 97.619
WV 5SOUTHERN 99.35
WV 6NORTHEASTERN 96.428