NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Fri Jul 19, 2013 01:22 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet features a blocking ridge over Alaska and northwest Canada. The polar vortex over north-central and northeast Canada. And a weak trough over Greenland. This is a mild/warm temperature pattern for most of southern Canada at this time. The southern branch of the jet features a weak trough off the northwest coast of the U.S. And a weak west to east flow along the US/Canadian border. Subtropical high pressure domiantes most of the US with a weakening center over the central atlantic states and a strengthening center over the southwest states.

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