NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Wed Aug 13, 2014 01:34 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet features a blocking ridge between Alaska and the pole. Some weak ridging over northwest Canada. The polar vortex over north-central and northeast Canada. And some ridging over Greenland. This is a warm/hot pattern for western Canada, mild/cool central and interior east, warm in the far east. The southern branch of the jet features a strong trough in the western Gulf of Alaska. A trough along the west coast of the U.S. A ridge over the Rockies and Plains. And a trough over the eastern U.S. The center of subtropical high pressure is ...

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