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5 Idaho Counties Designated As Drought Areas

Federal officials have designated five Idaho counties as natural disaster areas due to recent drought conditions.

CBS Seattle–05/29/2014

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Officials: Storms Make Washington Drought Unlikely

So much rain and snow has fallen across Washington state in recent weeks that there’s little chance of a statewide drought being declared this year, water supply experts said Monday.

03/10/2014

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Dry Winter Raises Concerns About Possible Drought

Officials monitoring lower than usual snowpack levels in the state say it’s not yet time to panic, but they’re nevertheless preparing in case of a possible drought.

CBS Seattle–01/31/2014

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