CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER, NCEP, NWS, NOAA
WEEK 60 OF THE 2017 GROWING SEASON IS THE WEEK ENDING 21 APR 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 95.932
AL 2APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN 97.718
AL 3UPPER PLAINS 93.750
AL 4EASTERN VALLEY 95.238
AL 5PIEDMONT PLATEAU 93.552
AL 6PRAIRIE 93.452
AL 7COASTAL PLAIN 93.056
AL 8GULF 91.766
AR 1NORTHWEST 100.00
AR 2NORTH CENTRAL 95.635
AR 3NORTHEAST 100.00
AR 4WEST CENTRAL 100.00
AR 5CENTRAL 100.00
AR 6EAST CENTRAL 100.00
AR 7SOUTHWEST 100.00
AR 8SOUTH CENTRAL 100.00
AR 9SOUTHEAST 100.00
FL 1NORTHWEST 95.734
FL 2NORTH 100.00
FL 3NORTH CENTRAL 84.5124
FL 4SOUTH CENTRAL 36.6507
FL 5EVERGLADES/SW COAST 17.5660
FL 6LOWER EAST COAST 30.5556
FL 7KEYS 9.5724
GA 1NORTHWEST 98.412
GA 2NORTH CENTRAL 100.00
GA 3NORTHEAST 18.2654
GA 4WEST CENTRAL 100.00
GA 5CENTRAL 100.00
GA 6EAST CENTRAL 100.00
GA 7SOUTHWEST 100.00
GA 8SOUTH CENTRAL 100.00
GA 9SOUTHEAST 93.552
LA 1NORTHWEST 100.00
LA 2NORTH CENTRAL 100.00
LA 3NORTHEAST 100.00
LA 4WEST CENTRAL 100.00
LA 5CENTRAL 100.00
LA 6EAST CENTRAL 99.08
LA 7SOUTHWEST 100.00
LA 8SOUTH CENTRAL 98.512
LA 9SOUTHEAST 94.940
MS 1UPPER DELTA 100.00
MS 2NORTH CENTRAL 99.54
MS 3NORTHEAST 95.734
MS 4LOWER DELTA 99.54
MS 5CENTRAL 97.619
MS 6EAST CENTRAL 94.444
MS 7SOUTHWEST 100.00
MS 8SOUTH CENTRAL 97.619
MS 9SOUTHEAST 93.353
MS 10COASTAL 92.956
NM 1NORTHWESTERN PLATEAU 7.8737
NM 2NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 30.1559
NM 3NORTHEASTERN PLAINS 30.2558
NM 4SOUTHWESTERN MTNS. 2.8777
NM 5CENTRAL VALLEY 4.4764
NM 6CENTRAL HIGHLANDS 10.2718
NM 7SOUTHEASTERN PLAINS 1.5788
NM 8SOUTHERN DESERT 0.7794
OK 1PANHANDLE 21.5628
OK 2NORTH CENTRAL 52.3381
OK 3NORTHEAST 100.00
OK 4WEST CENTRAL 40.7474
OK 5CENTRAL 100.00
OK 6EAST CENTRAL 100.00
OK 7SOUTHWEST 53.6371
OK 8SOUTH CENTRAL 100.00
OK 9SOUTHEAST 100.00
TN 1EASTERN 100.00
TN 2CUMBERLAND PLATEAU 100.00
TN 3MIDDLE 98.98
TN 4WESTERN 98.512
TX 1HIGH PLAINS 10.3717
TX 2LOW ROLLING PLAINS 15.7674
TX 3NORTH CENTRAL 94.345
TX 4EAST TEXAS 100.00
TX 5TRANS PECOS 0.3797
TX 6EDWARDS PLATEAU 14.1687
TX 7SOUTH CENTRAL 88.195
TX 8UPPER COAST 98.710
TX 9SOUTHERN 14.3685
TX 10LOWER VALLEY 0.2798
PR 1NORTH COASTAL 7.2742
PR 2SOUTH COASTAL 0.3797
PR 3NORTHERN SLOPES 0.3797
PR 4SOUTHERN SLOPES 0.8793
PR 5EASTERN INTERIOR 49.3405
PR 6WESTERN INTERIOR 9.9720