NEWS
Thu Feb 21, 2013 12:11 PM CST

Moderate to heavy snow continued during Thursday over the central Plains wheat and livestock areas, providing needed moisture for wheat while increasing stress to livestock. Travel has come to a standstill in much of this area. Heavy snow, sleet and freezing rain advanced eastward across the southern Midwest and the northern Delta Thursday while rain was reported in the southern Delta region. Snow is expected to advance northward over the Midwest region later in the day. Little elsewhere in the key U.S. and Canadian Prairies crop areas Thursday. Temperatures ranged from the teens in the Northern Plains to the low ...

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