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Drought streak marches toward two years

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Current drought period has lasted for 93 consecutive weeks.

The recording-setting length of U.S. drought continues to expand, with more than 40% of the country in drought, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture meteorologist Brad Rippey. The current drought period has nearly reached a two-year mark at 93 consecutive weeks. 

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