Russell County remains in moderate drought

Despite rainfall that came through the area this week, Russell County remains in a moderate drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor and the National Weather Service.

Much of the south central Kentucky area remains in the moderate drought, although neighboring Clinton and Cumberland counties mostly fall within the Abnormally Dry category.

Around 80 percent of the state falls within the moderate drought or abnormally dry categories.



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