NEWS
Tue Apr 2, 2013 02:43 PM CDT

Moderate to locally heavy rain continued Tuesday afternoon in the southeastern Plains eastward through the Ozark Plateau. The rainfall brought some benefit to winter wheat; however, driest locales of the southwestern Plains were bypassed by this rainfall. Dry conditions covered the rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures ranged from the upper teens in southeastern Manitoba to the low 80s in south Texas.

Wednesday will feature showers in the Southern Plains through the Delta. Light snow will also be noted in southwestern Kansas and the Oklahoma panhandle. The moisture will provide some benefit to winter wheat. ...

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