Nebraska conditions still drought-like|
Despite the recent precipitation in the form of snowfall Nebraska and much of the United States remains in drought. You've heard of a flash flood. USDA Meteorologist Brad Rippey says there is such thing as a flash drought. Rippey says the weather pattern over the summer falls under the definition of a "flash drought". All of Nebraska and Iowa remain in drought conditions along with just over 61-percent of the lower 48 states.