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[d]Drought conditions downgraded statewide. Drought conditions are over in 10 counties, in the remaining counties conditions have been downgraded to Incipient Drought

Drought Status:

The South Carolina Drought Response Committee met on Nov. 21st and downgraded the drought status in every county of the state. Counties where the drought is over include Calhoun, Sumter, Clarendon, Williamsburg, Georgetown, Dorchester, Colleton, Beaufort, Charleston and Berkeley. All other counties, previously classified as either severe or extreme, were downgraded to incipient.  Details...

Drought Conditions have ended:
In South Carolina:
Calhoun, Sumter, Clarendon, Williamsburg, Georgetown, Dorchester, Colleton, Beaufort, Charleston, and Berkeley

In the Central Savannah River Area of Georgia: 
Burke, Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, Richmond

Incipient Drought Conditions
In South Carolina:
Abbeville, Aiken, Allendale, Anderson, Bamberg, Barnwell, Cherokee, Chester, Chesterfield, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Edgefield, Fairfield, Florence, Greenville, Greenwood, Hampton, Horry, Jasper, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Lee, Lexington, McCormick, Marion, Marlboro, Newberry, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland, Saluda, Spartanburg, Union, York


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