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Drought Uneffected By Rain
5:18 pm
Thu July 12, 2012

More rain headed toward Alabama

Drought Monitor information as of July 10, 2012.
The Drought Monitor National Drought Mitigation Center

Forecasters say more storms are headed toward Alabama, but still more rain is needed to break a worsening drought.

The National Weather Service says there's a good chance of precipitation statewide on Thursday. The Tennessee Valley counties in north Alabama could get 1 or 2 inches of rain with gusty winds, and high temperatures will top out around 80 degrees.

There's an 80 percent chance of rain in central Alabama, and a 60 percent chance on the coast.

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