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
AZ 1NORTHWEST 0.1799
AZ 2NORTHEAST 18.4652
AZ 3NORTH CENTRAL 30.5556
AZ 4EAST CENTRAL 32.2542
AZ 5SOUTHWEST 0.2798
AZ 6SOUTH CENTRAL 24.8601
AZ 7SOUTHEAST 14.0688
CA 1NORTH COAST DRNG. 5.7754
CA 2SACRAMENTO DRNG. 3.3773
CA 3NE INTERIOR BASIN 6.5748
CA 4CENTRAL COAST DRNG. 3.0776
CA 5SAN JOAQUIN DRNG. 1.6787
CA 6SOUTH COAST DRNG. 1.1791
CA 7SE DESERT BASINS 0.1799
ID 1PANHANDLE 9.7722
ID 2NO. CENTRAL PRAIRIES 30.1559
ID 3NO. CENTRAL CANYONS 24.7602
ID 4CENTRAL MOUNTAINS 14.4684
ID 5SOUTHWESTERN VALLEYS 0.3797
ID 6SW HIGHLANDS 0.3797
ID 7CENTRAL PLAINS 0.3797
ID 8NORTHEASTERN VALLEYS 2.0784
ID 9UPPER SNAKE R. PLAIN 1.4788
ID 10EASTERN HIGHLANDS 23.1615
MT 1WESTERN 2.0784
MT 2SOUTHWESTERN 1.9784
MT 3NORTH CENTRAL 5.1759
MT 4CENTRAL 1.2790
MT 5SOUTH CENTRAL 3.8769
MT 6NORTHEASTERN 16.8665
MT 7SOUTHEASTERN 18.3653
NV 1NORTHWESTERN 1.9784
NV 2NORTHEASTERN 9.6723
NV 3SOUTH CENTRAL 0.3797
NV 4EXTREME SOUTHERN 0.1799
OR 1COASTAL AREA 17.0664
OR 2WILLAMETTE VALLEY 10.0720
OR 3SOUTHWESTERN VALLEYS 7.3741
OR 4NORTHERN CASCADES 29.8561
OR 5HIGH PLATEAU 7.9736
OR 6NORTH CENTRAL 0.3797
OR 7SOUTH CENTRAL 10.5716
OR 8NORTHEAST 16.3669
OR 9SOUTHEAST 2.7778
UT 1WESTERN 16.8665
UT 2DIXIE 0.1799
UT 3NORTH CENTRAL 34.3525
UT 4SOUTH CENTRAL 21.4628
UT 5NORTHERN MOUNTAINS 35.8513
UT 6UINTA BASIN 20.1639
UT 7SOUTHEAST 18.5652
WA 1WEST OLYMPIC COASTAL 95.833
WA 2NE OLYMPIC SAN JUAN 7.8737
WA 3PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS 18.6651
WA 4E OLY. CASC. FOOTHLS 45.6435
WA 5CASCADE MTNS. WEST 100.00
WA 6EAST SLOPE CASCADES 8.8729
WA 7OKANOGAN BIG BEND 3.9768
WA 8CENTRAL BASIN 3.0776
WA 9NORTHEASTERN 9.1727
WA 10PALOUSE BLUE MTNS. 6.5748