CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER, NCEP, NWS, NOAA
WEEK 32 OF THE 2018 GROWING SEASON IS THE WEEK ENDING 13 OCT 2018
KEETCH-BYRAM DROUGHT INDEX SUGGESTED STARTUP VALUES
ADDITIONAL CALCULATIONS DONE BY THE WILDLAND FIRE ASSESSMENT SYSTEM
STCDCLIMATE DIVISIONFIELD CAPACITY (%)KBDI Starting Value
AL 1NORTHERN VALLEY 26.3589
AL 2APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN 46.8425
AL 3UPPER PLAINS 17.0664
AL 4EASTERN VALLEY 30.5556
AL 5PIEDMONT PLATEAU 30.3557
AL 6PRAIRIE 30.5556
AL 7COASTAL PLAIN 61.4308
AL 8GULF 69.9240
AR 1NORTHWEST 35.1519
AR 2NORTH CENTRAL 42.5460
AR 3NORTHEAST 45.6435
AR 4WEST CENTRAL 100.00
AR 5CENTRAL 100.00
AR 6EAST CENTRAL 31.5548
AR 7SOUTHWEST 57.6339
AR 8SOUTH CENTRAL 31.5548
AR 9SOUTHEAST 34.9520
FL 1NORTHWEST 82.0144
FL 2NORTH 47.5420
FL 3NORTH CENTRAL 45.9432
FL 4SOUTH CENTRAL 59.4324
FL 5EVERGLADES/SW COAST 63.4292
FL 6LOWER EAST COAST 63.3293
FL 7KEYS 61.0312
GA 1NORTHWEST 86.7106
GA 2NORTH CENTRAL 66.0272
GA 3NORTHEAST 0.3797
GA 4WEST CENTRAL 82.9136
GA 5CENTRAL 50.4396
GA 6EAST CENTRAL 46.5428
GA 7SOUTHWEST 78.3173
GA 8SOUTH CENTRAL 57.7338
GA 9SOUTHEAST 43.7450
LA 1NORTHWEST 57.9336
LA 2NORTH CENTRAL 32.8537
LA 3NORTHEAST 12.8697
LA 4WEST CENTRAL 53.4372
LA 5CENTRAL 9.8721
LA 6EAST CENTRAL 16.4668
LA 7SOUTHWEST 92.956
LA 8SOUTH CENTRAL 32.7538
LA 9SOUTHEAST 21.6627
MS 1UPPER DELTA 19.9640
MS 2NORTH CENTRAL 39.1487
MS 3NORTHEAST 45.4436
MS 4LOWER DELTA 7.5740
MS 5CENTRAL 45.5436
MS 6EAST CENTRAL 10.1719
MS 7SOUTHWEST 9.3725
MS 8SOUTH CENTRAL 16.8665
MS 9SOUTHEAST 36.2510
MS 10COASTAL 69.7242
NM 1NORTHWESTERN PLATEAU 3.2774
NM 2NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 4.6763
NM 3NORTHEASTERN PLAINS 19.7642
NM 4SOUTHWESTERN MTNS. 2.2782
NM 5CENTRAL VALLEY 0.4796
NM 6CENTRAL HIGHLANDS 1.0792
NM 7SOUTHEASTERN PLAINS 4.7762
NM 8SOUTHERN DESERT 5.9752
OK 1PANHANDLE 50.1399
OK 2NORTH CENTRAL 98.611
OK 3NORTHEAST 53.2374
OK 4WEST CENTRAL 86.6107
OK 5CENTRAL 88.790
OK 6EAST CENTRAL 100.00
OK 7SOUTHWEST 84.9120
OK 8SOUTH CENTRAL 100.00
OK 9SOUTHEAST 100.00
TN 1EASTERN 93.155
TN 2CUMBERLAND PLATEAU 81.3149
TN 3MIDDLE 60.8313
TN 4WESTERN 59.1327
TX 1HIGH PLAINS 34.9520
TX 2LOW ROLLING PLAINS 64.9280
TX 3NORTH CENTRAL 65.0280
TX 4EAST TEXAS 45.9432
TX 5TRANS PECOS 0.4796
TX 6EDWARDS PLATEAU 88.294
TX 7SOUTH CENTRAL 62.3301
TX 8UPPER COAST 86.4108
TX 9SOUTHERN 38.8489
TX 10LOWER VALLEY 33.3533
PR 1NORTH COASTAL 0.8793
PR 2SOUTH COASTAL 0.3797
PR 3NORTHERN SLOPES 0.1799
PR 4SOUTHERN SLOPES 0.3797
PR 5EASTERN INTERIOR 19.1647
PR 6WESTERN INTERIOR 1.0792