NEWS
Joel Burgio Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Fri Apr 4, 2014 01:27 PM CDT
METEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION

The northern branch of the jet stream features a weak blocking ridge to the north of Alaska. The polar vortex over northern Canada. And a blocking ridge over Iceland and eastern Greenland. This is a cold pattern for much of Canada except the far west. The southern branch of the jet features a trough in the eastern pacific and western U.S. A migratory trough over the central U.S. And a ridge over the eastern U.S. Subtropical high pressure is located along and off the coast of southwest Mexico.

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