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States hardest hit by drought

POSTED: 9:42 AM Apr 05 2013   UPDATED: 11:00 PM Apr 07 2013

These seven states hit hardest by drought are running out of water ... fast.

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The U.S. has suffered one of its biggest droughts in recent memory, and that doesn't look to change much this coming spring and summer. Financial site 24/7 Wall Street ranked the seven states hardest hit by drought based on numbers from the latest U.S. Drought Monitor Index.