NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Fri Oct 18, 2013 01:00 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet stream features a ridge over Alaska and northwest Canada. A trough over north-central and northeast Canada. And a ridge over Greenland. This is a cool pattern for Canada. The southern branch of the jet features a trough in the western Gulf of Alaska. A ridge over the eastern Gulf of Alaska, eastern pacific and western US. And a trough over the central and eastern US. Subtropical high pressure extends from central Mexico across the Gulf of Mexico and Florida.

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