NEWS
Thu Apr 4, 2013 06:49 AM CDT

Rain showers will move through the Delta and Southeast Thursday, and light snow will develop in the Northern Plains. Dry conditions will cover the rest of the U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures will still be cold in the Prairies and in the Red River valley of the North due to extensive snow cover. We'll see a notable warming trend elsewhere; however, cold conditions earlier this week mean that soil temperatures are still too cold in many areas for row crop field work. We have also seen limited precipitation in the southwest Plains wheat areas.

Highs: 20s Prairies; 30s/40s ...

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