NEWS
Mike Palmerino Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Fri May 17, 2013 01:32 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet stream features a stromg trough between Siberia and Alaska extending into northwest Canada. A weak blocking ridge over north-central Canada. And a trough over northeast Canada and Greenland. This is a mild pattern for western Canada, cool/cold in the east. The southern branch of the jet fetaures a trough along the west coast of the US. A flat ridge over the north-central US. A trough over the south-central US. And a trough over southeast Canada extending southeastward off the coast of the northeast US. Subtropical high pressure dominated central and south Mexico, ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Ample Stocks Ahead Drought recovery in many areas has led to higher stocks, brighter production prospects and modera...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Deteriorating profit margins flip the fortunes of big renters and conservative owner-operators. I...
  • Training for Sustainability The Hmong American Farmers Association is helping producers who migrated to the United States fol...
  • Ask the Vet What are these crusty scabs on my cattle?
Related News Stories
Warm, Dry in Central US This Weekend
Ag Weather Forum
NWS River Stages
Market Impact Weather
Rain Friday in the Midwest, Plains
Ag Weather Forum
Great Weather for Prairies
Market Impact Weather
Rain Thursday in North-Central Areas
Light Rain in Plains Thursday