Valley Drought 2014: Reports Says It's Getting Worse
New data suggests that our statewide drought is only getting worse.
The entire state is in some stage of drought, but now the United States Drought Monitor shows that even more of the state is in an "exceptional" drought stage.
The reports shows the "exceptional" areas have grown by 8% in a week, according to the agency.
Rainfall for the state is about a third to a half of the amount we usually get.