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Drought Watch

Curious as to exactly how bad the current drought is in California? Our friends at have the answer and it doesn't look good. The US Drought Monitor says that about 82% of the state is suffering from "extreme" or "exceptional" drought, and there's evidence that this is now the worst drought in California since at least 1895. It's already racked up $2.2 billion in damages. More details, this way. []