NEWS
Fri Feb 1, 2013 06:45 AM CST

A little light snow or snow showers will develop Friday through western and southern areas of the Northern Plains and in the western Midwest region. Dry elsewhere in the key U.S. and Canadian Prairies crop and livestock areas Friday. The central Argentina crop belt may see a few showers this afternoon and scattered showers and thundershowers tonight but ahead of these showers it will be very hot. The southern Brazil crop areas continue dry and quite hot Friday. Stress to reproductive and filling corn and soybeans remains high after more than three weeks with little rainfall and above-normal temperatures.

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