Continuing the Crook County News Since 1884

Dry run continues

Seasons change even when they never quite seemed to arrive, and so the next few weeks will undoubtedly bring the first hints of spring. Unless the Climate Prediction Center changes its current outlook, flooding is unlikely to play a major part in the season ahead of us.

According to predictions released by the National Weather Service (NWS), drought conditions are expected to persist this spring and there is a below average potential for flooding in this region.

The U.S. Drought Monitor is likewise expecting abnormally dry to extreme drought in the northeast of Wyoming, with those conditions p...