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
AL 1NORTHERN VALLEY 60.8313
AL 2APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN 66.0272
AL 3UPPER PLAINS 61.5308
AL 4EASTERN VALLEY 57.8337
AL 5PIEDMONT PLATEAU 54.3365
AL 6PRAIRIE 49.5404
AL 7COASTAL PLAIN 61.9304
AL 8GULF 62.6299
AR 1NORTHWEST 21.3629
AR 2NORTH CENTRAL 14.3685
AR 3NORTHEAST 35.5516
AR 4WEST CENTRAL 31.0552
AR 5CENTRAL 24.8601
AR 6EAST CENTRAL 12.6699
AR 7SOUTHWEST 35.9512
AR 8SOUTH CENTRAL 25.9592
AR 9SOUTHEAST 22.8617
FL 1NORTHWEST 63.6291
FL 2NORTH 83.1135
FL 3NORTH CENTRAL 90.377
FL 4SOUTH CENTRAL 84.4124
FL 5EVERGLADES/SW COAST 98.89
FL 6LOWER EAST COAST 84.2126
FL 7KEYS 80.1159
GA 1NORTHWEST 66.0272
GA 2NORTH CENTRAL 73.2214
GA 3NORTHEAST 1.4788
GA 4WEST CENTRAL 67.6259
GA 5CENTRAL 55.8353
GA 6EAST CENTRAL 51.0392
GA 7SOUTHWEST 68.6251
GA 8SOUTH CENTRAL 73.7210
GA 9SOUTHEAST 69.4244
LA 1NORTHWEST 13.7690
LA 2NORTH CENTRAL 19.6643
LA 3NORTHEAST 24.0608
LA 4WEST CENTRAL 30.5556
LA 5CENTRAL 31.1551
LA 6EAST CENTRAL 37.6499
LA 7SOUTHWEST 59.1327
LA 8SOUTH CENTRAL 26.8585
LA 9SOUTHEAST 33.3533
MS 1UPPER DELTA 29.8561
MS 2NORTH CENTRAL 61.8305
MS 3NORTHEAST 58.4332
MS 4LOWER DELTA 25.8593
MS 5CENTRAL 42.3461
MS 6EAST CENTRAL 33.2534
MS 7SOUTHWEST 29.3565
MS 8SOUTH CENTRAL 49.0408
MS 9SOUTHEAST 48.2414
MS 10COASTAL 70.1239
NM 1NORTHWESTERN PLATEAU 1.4788
NM 2NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 9.9720
NM 3NORTHEASTERN PLAINS 8.2734
NM 4SOUTHWESTERN MTNS. 3.2774
NM 5CENTRAL VALLEY 1.0792
NM 6CENTRAL HIGHLANDS 2.7778
NM 7SOUTHEASTERN PLAINS 0.3797
NM 8SOUTHERN DESERT 0.3797
OK 1PANHANDLE 8.8729
OK 2NORTH CENTRAL 29.7562
OK 3NORTHEAST 32.5540
OK 4WEST CENTRAL 12.4700
OK 5CENTRAL 49.9400
OK 6EAST CENTRAL 32.5540
OK 7SOUTHWEST 15.2678
OK 8SOUTH CENTRAL 27.6579
OK 9SOUTHEAST 40.0480
TN 1EASTERN 75.4196
TN 2CUMBERLAND PLATEAU 74.7202
TN 3MIDDLE 72.1223
TN 4WESTERN 32.7538
TX 1HIGH PLAINS 2.0784
TX 2LOW ROLLING PLAINS 3.5772
TX 3NORTH CENTRAL 16.2670
TX 4EAST TEXAS 25.7594
TX 5TRANS PECOS 0.2798
TX 6EDWARDS PLATEAU 1.3789
TX 7SOUTH CENTRAL 37.2502
TX 8UPPER COAST 75.0200
TX 9SOUTHERN 6.1751
TX 10LOWER VALLEY 40.5476
PR 1NORTH COASTAL 1.9784
PR 2SOUTH COASTAL 0.3797
PR 3NORTHERN SLOPES 0.1799
PR 4SOUTHERN SLOPES 0.3797
PR 5EASTERN INTERIOR 30.2558
PR 6WESTERN INTERIOR 3.2774