NEWS
Cold Pattern Continues for Prairies
Doug Webster DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Thu Feb 27, 2014 10:59 AM CST

As the day length increases at a more rapid pace and the sun gets higher in the sky, we begin to expect weather to gradually begin its annual warming trend. Unfortunately, any signs of spring are at best remote and mostly confined to the longer time we see the sun each day.

With February's weather all but in the books, we find that unlike the earlier portion of winter when western areas were milder, temperatures were consistently very low from east to west across the Prairies. Temperature departures have ranged from 6 to 8 degrees Celsius (10 to 13 Fahrenheit) ...

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