NEWS
Mon May 6, 2013 03:27 PM CDT

A few thundershowers were noted in the southeast U.S. and in portions of West Texas Monday afternoon. Otherwise, conditions were dry in all the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures ranged from the low 50s in southeastern South Dakota to the low 80s in south Texas; however, 60s and 70s Fahrenheit covered the vast majority of the crop regions in both the U.S. and Canada.

Tuesday will feature light rain showers in the central and southwestern Plains, which will offer some benefit for the beleaguered winter wheat crop. A dry trend elsewhere will offer improving conditions for soil ...

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