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Lat: 43.61N, Lon: 116.23W
Wx Zone: IDZ014 CWA Used: BOI

Idaho Drought Monitor

The Idaho Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Idaho land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.

Idaho Drought Monitor

Idaho Hydrologic Information Statement

Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
619 AM MDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...POTENTIAL FOR INCREASED FLOWS ON THE BRUNEAU AND JARBIDGE
RIVERS IN OWYHEE COUNTY...

RIVERS CREEKS AND STREAMS CONTINUE TO RUN STRONG ACROSS PARTS OF
OWYHEE COUNTY...PARTICULARLY IN THE BRUNEAU AND JARBIDGE RIVER
BASINS. ABOVE AVERAGE HIGH ELEVATION SNOWPACK REMAINS IN THESE
WATERSHEDS AND A WARMING TREND THIS WEEK WILL ACCELERATE SNOWMELT.

WATER LEVELS SHOULD BE MONITORED AS INCREASED RUNOFF MAY LEAD TO
FLOODING ISSUES ALONG SMALL RIVERS CREEKS AND STREAMS.

IF YOU HAVE PLANS TO UTILIZE BACKCOUNTRY ROADS NEAR THE NEVADA
BORDER IN OWYHEE COUNTY...BE AWARE THAT GRAVEL AND DIRT ROADS MAY
BE QUITE MUDDY OR IMPASSABLE AT TIMES.

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