National Drought Mitigation Center

State Planning

Drought Plan

Kentucky Drought Mitigation and Response Plan

Released in 2008
Kentucky Drought Mitigation and Response Advisory Council

General Hazard Plan

2018 Kentucky Hazard Mitigation Plan

Released in 2018
Kentucky Division of Emergency Management

Water Plan

Kentucky Water Management Plan

Released in 2015
Kentucky Infrastructure Authority

Climate Plan

No current plan on file


Chip Zimmer
Kentucky Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Cabinet
(502) 782-7141

State Climatologist

Jerry Brotzge
Kentucky Climate Center
(270) 745-4215

Current U.S. Drought Monitor - December 5, 2023

Estimated Population Affected by Drought