Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Drought
State NEBRASKA
County/Area KEYA PAHA
WFO LBF
Report Source Drought Monitor
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2012-08-01 00:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2012-08-31 23:59:00.0 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative The drought that began late June continued to intensify as the trend of strong high pressure aloft sustained dry and hot weather. Temperatures were above average and the suppressed rainfall let to spotty rainfall in some areas. The Drought Monitor continued to reflect short-term impacts, while a large portion of the sandhills showed the drought exceptional (D4), otherwise extreme drought conditions lingers for the region. Record low flows on streams have increased with an exception of the North Platte River below Kingsley Dam, where higher flows were maintained for irrigation needs. The fire dangers were elevated through the month. High based thunderstorms brought an increase risk of fire starts. The drought continued into September.
Event Narrative The drought that began late June continued to into August. Some rain eased the drought in the northern portions of the county. Otherwise, an extreme (D3) drought lingered along and south of Highway 12. The weather pattern trended toward strong high pressure aloft that sustained dry and hot weather. Temperatures were above average and the suppressed rainfall led to spotty rainfall at best. The Drought Monitor continued to reflect short-term impacts, while the drought intensified into September.


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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 700.00K
EASTERN CHERRY (ZONE) EASTERN CHERRY (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOLT (ZONE) HOLT (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GARDEN (ZONE) GARDEN (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOYD (ZONE) BOYD (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ARTHUR (ZONE) ARTHUR (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHASE (ZONE) CHASE (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BROWN (ZONE) BROWN (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DEUEL (ZONE) DEUEL (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CUSTER (ZONE) CUSTER (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
THOMAS (ZONE) THOMAS (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHERIDAN (ZONE) SHERIDAN (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 700.00K
WHEELER (ZONE) WHEELER (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WESTERN CHERRY (ZONE) WESTERN CHERRY (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLAINE (ZONE) BLAINE (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOGAN (ZONE) LOGAN (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINCOLN (ZONE) LINCOLN (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MCPHERSON (ZONE) MCPHERSON (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LOUP (ZONE) LOUP (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCK (ZONE) ROCK (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PERKINS (ZONE) PERKINS (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HAYES (ZONE) HAYES (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FRONTIER (ZONE) FRONTIER (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KEYA PAHA (ZONE) KEYA PAHA (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KEITH (ZONE) KEITH (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRANT (ZONE) GRANT (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HOOKER (ZONE) HOOKER (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 MST-7 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GARFIELD (ZONE) GARFIELD (ZONE) NE 08/01/2012 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 700.00K