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09/27/2017 Status Update:  The Interagency Drought Workgroup (IDW) is aware of dry conditions developing in portions of the state.  With little to no precipitation forecasted over the next 1-2 weeks, the IDW will continue to monitor conditions and take action as necessary.
Press Releases:

Drought Information Resources:


What can I do to conserve water?

  • Set a voluntary water use reduction goal of 10 or 15%, depending on drought declaration for your area
  • Cut back on unnecessary water use, such as watering lawns, washing cars, or filling fish ponds and swimming pools
  • Put water conservation tips into practice
  • Follow the requests and recommendations of your local water utility

For municipal government officials: