A Drier Than Usual Monsoon Season Is Plunging Arizona Deep Into Drought

Monsoon season is a double-edged sword: it can be dangerous — and even deadly — but the rain makes desert summers a tad more bearable. Unfortunately, this year isn’t shaping up quite like it usually does. Over 80% of the Grand Canyon State is currently experiencing drought conditions due to inadequate rainfall. Here’s what you need to know:

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How do you feel about Arizona plunging into a drought? Let us know your thoughts, and check out our previous article to appreciate rainier monsoon seasons of the past: 25 Pictures Of The Arizona Monsoon Season That Will Take Your Breath Away.

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