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Event Details

Event Drought
State MINNESOTA
County/Area KOOCHICHING
WFO DLH
Begin Date 12/01/2006 00:00:00 CST-6
End Date 12/31/2006 23:59:00 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 Exteme drought conditions continued to plague all of northeastern Minnesota this December, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Most of the region has been in this status since July. Lake Superior was still at its lowest level since 1926. Many area streams and rivers were at very low streamflows through December. Duluth reported its third |brown (snow depth of a trace or less) Christmas in history, and its first Christmas with a snow depth of zero.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
ALL SPOTSYLVANIA CO. VA 01/19/1996 10:00 EST Flash Flood 0 0 3.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN ITASCA (ZONE) SOUTHERN ITASCA (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN COOK (ZONE) SOUTHERN COOK (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN CASS (ZONE) SOUTHERN CASS (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN AITKIN (ZONE) SOUTHERN AITKIN (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PINE (ZONE) PINE (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN ST. LOUIS (ZONE) NORTHERN ST. LOUIS (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN ITASCA (ZONE) NORTHERN ITASCA (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN COOK / NORTHERN LAKE (ZONE) NORTHERN COOK / NORTHERN LAKE (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN CASS (ZONE) NORTHERN CASS (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NORTHERN AITKIN (ZONE) NORTHERN AITKIN (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KOOCHICHING (ZONE) KOOCHICHING (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CROW WING (ZONE) CROW WING (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CENTRAL ST. LOUIS (ZONE) CENTRAL ST. LOUIS (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS / CARLTON (ZONE) SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS / CARLTON (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SOUTHERN LAKE (ZONE) SOUTHERN LAKE (ZONE) MN 12/01/2006 00:00 CST-6 Drought 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 3.00K 0.00K