State Drought Task Force to Meet


October 23, 2017


Maine Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has been in close communication with the US Geological Survey (USGS) and the National Weather Service (NWS) throughout the fall months since the dry conditions emerged. The attached report summarizes current conditions as of 10-19-2017. The Task Force Chairs have determined that this is an appropriate time to update the full Task Force. A precautionary meeting to assess drought impacts and outlook going into the winter months will be held on November 2, 2017.


Drought Task Force Report 10/19/17