October 1, 2014
Drought conditions improving for nearby county.
The U.S. Drought Monitor Map issued yesterday has Cass County in the in the “Severe Drought” category, the third highest category. That is down a level in severity from the last several months.
The Cassgram reports about the western two-thirds of the state of Nebraska is in the fourth highest category with a small portion of southwest Nebraska in the fifth and most severe category.