The Drought Continues November 29, 2012 : 4:12 PM

Well over half the country is still experiencing drought:

"Over half of the contiguous U.S. has been in a drought since summer. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor report showed a rise in the extent and increases in the severity of drought:"

"The report showed that 60.1 percent of the lower 48 states were in some form of drought as of Tuesday, up from 58.8 percent the previous week. The amount of land in extreme or exceptional drought — the two worst classifications — increased from 18.3 percent to 19.04 percent."

Source: Climate Progress