NEWS
Wed Jan 16, 2013 03:54 PM CST

Patches of very light snow were noted in southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin Wednesday, and a band of rain showers covered the MidSouth. The rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions were dry. Temperatures ranged from subzero in northeastern North Dakota and southeastern Manitoba to the upper 50s in south Texas.

Thursday will feature rain and some out-of-season snow in the Southeast, and a swath of very light snow in the far Northern Plains and Prairies. Otherwise, conditions will be dry going into late week. This pattern continues to offer very little soil moisture improvement for the ...

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