NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Wed Jul 24, 2013 12:56 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet features a blocking ridge over Alaska and northwest Canada. The polar vortex to the north of Alaska. A trough over central and eastern Canada, centered over northeast Canada. And some weak ridging over Greenland. This is a mild/cool patern for most of southern Canada. The southern branch of the jet features a trough in the Gulf of Alaska. A ridge over the western U.S. And a trough over the central and eastern U.S. extending out into the western atlantic. The center of moderate/strong subtropical ridging is over the southwest U.S.

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