Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Drought
State NORTH CAROLINA
County/Area CASWELL
WFO RNK
Report Source Other Federal Agency
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-08-12 00:00:00.0 EST-5
End Date 2008-08-31 23:59:00.0 EST-5
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative Rainfall was mainly confined to the typical summertime showers and thunderstorms for much of the month of August. Moderate drought conditions at the beginning of the month, worsened to severe conditions by the middle of August. The effects of the remnants of Fay toward the end of the month in terms of the long-term drought were significant. Nearly all areas experienced a one category improvement in September 2nd issuance of the U.S. Drought Monitor.
Event Narrative Severe drought conditions returned to the county by the middle of August and continued through the end of the month.


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All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCKINGHAM (ZONE) ROCKINGHAM (ZONE) NC 08/12/2008 00:00 EST-5 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CASWELL (ZONE) CASWELL (ZONE) NC 08/12/2008 00:00 EST-5 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K