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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Current Drought Conditions
A Situation Summary for New Hampshire
US Drought Monitor1 Classification for New Hampshire

Updated Thursdays based on data as of 7:00 AM Tuesday at US Drought Monitor

U.S. Seasonal Drought Outlook and Other Forecasts Northeast Drought Early Warning System

Daily updates at Weather Service Precipitation Analysis Tool or Northeast River Forecast Center

Stream Flow Conditions

Daily updates at USGS WaterWatch - Streamflow conditions
USGS Drought Streamflow Probabilities

Groundwater Levels Updated monthly at USGS Groundwater Watch and summarized by the NH Geological Survey
Drinking Water Supply Reservoirs

Contact the Drinking Water and Groundwater Bureau at 271-0660 for information.

Recreational Lake Levels

Lake water levels for several water bodies in NH can be accessed at NHDES Real-Time Data & Information for Watersheds in New Hampshire.

Fire Danger Check daily. Conditions change frequently. (updates at NH Division of Forest & Lands)

1. The U.S. Drought Monitor is joint venture of the USDA; National Drought Mitigation Center; US Department of Commerce; and NOAA.

More information at:

NHDES Drought Management Program
NHDES Water Conservation Program

Contact Us:

James Martin, Public Information Officer
29 Hazen Drive; PO Box 95
Concord, NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-3710
(603) 271-8013 (fax)



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