NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Mon Apr 8, 2013 01:07 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet stream features a ridge over northeast Siberia. A trough over Alaska. A blocking ridge over northwest Canada. A trough over northeast Canada. And a blocking ridge over Greenland and Iceland. This is a cold pattern for much of Canada. The southern branch of the jet features a ridge in the eastern pacific. A trough over the northwest US. And a broad west to east flow over the central and eastern US. Subtropical high pressure dominates southern Mexico, the Caribbean and the south atlantic.

EXTENDED OUTLOOK

The US and European models are good ...

Quick View
  • The New Dicamba At an event exhibiting the company's soon-to-arrive Dicamba-tolerant soybean trait, Monsanto repr...
  • Rates Too Low Too Long Discounted interest rates have led to unintended consequences in land values, a shortage of funds...
  • Center Pivots Take a Beating Severe storms in mid-June have damaged hundreds of center pivot irrigation systems in Nebraska al...
  • "Easy Money Times Over" Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • A Hunger for High-Tech The Gruhlkey brothers of Wildorado, Texas, are using technology and thoughtful cropping choices t...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • No More Outlaw Vets Veterinarians can start breathing a little easier now when they go to work, without the fear that...
  • Ask the Vet My vet diagnosed anaplaz and I've never heard of that.
Related News Stories
NWS River Stages
Light Rains From Prairies to Midwest
Rain From Prairies to Midwest Thursday
Ag Weather Forum
Daily Export Grain News
Market Impact Weather
SE Midwest to See Light Rain Today
South, Southeast to See Rain Wednesday
Market Impact Weather
Mostly Dry Tuesday, Showers Southeast