NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Fri May 3, 2013 01:27 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet features a trough over Alaska and the polar vortex extending across northern Canada into Greenland. The center of the vortex is over north-central Canada. This is a mild/cool pattern for western Canada, cool/cold over central Canada and mild/warm over eastern Canada. The southern branch of the jet features a ridge in the eastern pacific extending into the western US. A trough over the Plains and western Midwest. A strong blocking ridge over the eastern US. And a trough in the western atlantic.Subtropical high pressure is located off the southwest coast of Mexico.

...
Quick View
  • Betting on Shorter Beans Researchers at the University of Nebraska and Purdue University have pinpointed a gene that produ...
  • Farming on the Mother Road - 5 Chris Clayton has been continuing his trip looking at the state of agriculture along historic Rou...
  • Farmers Pivot Back After Storms The majority of center pivots damaged by severe weather earlier this summer in Nebraska are up an...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 3 As crop prices and insurance coverage swoon, farmers may need to supplement incomes with federal ...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • AFBF Appeal The American Farm Bureau Federation asked a federal appeals court to reverse a lower court's Sept...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 2 Commodity payments are largely capped at $125,000 per person. People must also report under $900,...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to prevent the spread of facial warts in my herd?
Related News Stories
Some Corn Vulnerable To Freeze
More Rain in Midwest Saturday
Daily Export Grain News
NWS River Stages
Market Impact Weather
Rain Friday in SE Plains, N.Midwest
Rainy Days and Thursdays
Decent Prairies Harvest Weather Arrives
Decent Western Canada Weather Arrives
Rain in Midwest Again Friday