Weather Watch

July 19, 2014 5:46 PM

Central Coast suffering an 'exceptional' drought, monitoring maps say

The latest drought maps show nearly a quarter of the state, including the entire Central Coast, is experiencing the worst category of drought. A year ago, none of California was suffering from what is known as “exceptional” drought.

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John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at pgeweather@pge.com .

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