NEWS
Tue Aug 12, 2014 01:47 PM CDT

Showers and thunderstorms with moderate to locally heavy rain were noted in the eastern Great Lakes and far eastern Midwest Tuesday afternoon, as well as in portions of the Southeast. Otherwise, dry conditions were featured in the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures ranged from the mid 50s in western Michigan to the mid 90s in south-central Texas.

Wednesday will be dry in all major crop areas, with generally mild temperatures except for hotter conditions in the far western and Southern Plains. This pattern remains generally favorable to crop development; however, recently dry trends in the northern crop ...

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