Animated GIF Shows The Drought Spreading Across America

First it was a warm winter.

Then a dry spring.

And now this.

The U.S. drought monitor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln compiles maps showing precisely such an evolution.

We’ve produced the aforementioned evolution for 2012 here, in .gif form.

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