NJ Spotlight News

Drought worsens in NJ, more areas in severe drought zone

Clip: 08/26/2022 | 1m 11s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey’s drought has worsened. According to the latest information released by the National Drought Mitigation Center, 92% of the Garden State is now abnormally dry. Moderate drought conditions are prevalent in just over half the state (51%); that’s an increase from 32% of the state a week ago. Drought conditions are now severe in 12% of the state.

Aired: 08/26/22

Rating: NR

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