www.lcra.org While Many Areas Were in Flood, Texas Couldn’t Buy any Rain
www.lcra.org One of the Worst Droughts on Record 3 rd Worst Drought in History next to 1918 and 1956.3 rd Worst Drought in History next to 1918 and 1956. October through May, the driest of any 8 months on record.October through May, the driest of any 8 months on record. Driest on record for December through May, February through May, and March through May.Driest on record for December through May, February through May, and March through May.
www.lcra.org Colorado State ‘11 Hurricane Outlook “We continue to foresee well above-average activity for the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season. We are predicting the same levels of activity that were forecast in early April due to the combination of expected neutral ENSO conditions and very favorable atmospheric and oceanic conditions in the tropical Atlantic. We continue to anticipate an above-average probability of United States and Caribbean major hurricane landfall. William Gray and Phil Klatzback, Colorado State University, June, 1st Update 16 Named Storms (normal is 9.6) 9 Hurricanes (normal is 5.9) 5 Major Hurricanes (normal is 2.3)
www.lcra.org Years with Similar Conditions 1971, 2008