Flagstaff has entered 2023 drought-free, and here’s what that means for fire season

Flagstaff kicks off 2023 drought-free. As of Tuesday, January 10, the U.S. Drought Monitor declared over 27% of Arizona, including parts of Coconino County, including Flagstaff, to be drought-free. Three months ago, no percentage of states fell into that category. And while this reading only speaks to short-term conditions, it could be an early predictor […]