NEWS
Fri May 3, 2013 02:54 PM CDT

Moderate to heavy rain along with late-season snow covered the entire central and southern Midwest into the Delta Friday afternoon. Showers were also noted in the Southeast. Drier conditions prevailed over the rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures ranged from the upper 20s in northern Michigan to the upper 70s in central Michigan.

Saturday will bring light rain to the western, central and southern Midwest into the Southeast. We'll see a drier trend elsewhere. The remainder of weekend will continue to produce field work-delaying showers over this same area, causing more delays in corn planting ...

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