NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Tue Jan 7, 2014 01:20 PM CST
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet stream features a weak blocking ridge between northeast Siberia and northwest Canada. The polar vortex over central and eastern Canada. And some weak blocking ridge over Greenland. This is a cold pattern for most of Canada. The southern branch of the jet features some ridging over the eastern pacific and western U.S. And a strong trough over the central and eastern U.S. Strong subtropical high pressure is located over the southwest atlantic and northeast Caribbean.

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The U.S. and European models are in good agreement through 6 days, fair agreement days ...

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