NEWS
Wed Jul 10, 2013 01:34 PM CDT

Thunderstorms with locally heavy rain were noted in the eastern Midwest Wednesday afternoon, after leaving some heavy rains in the central Midwest Wednesday morning. Thunderstorms also dotted the Southeast. The rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions were dry except for isolated showers in the western Plains. Temperatures ranged from the low 70s in the Northern Plains to the middle 90s in the Southern Plains.

Thursday will feature light rain from the Delta through the Ohio Valley, along with some light showers in the southwest Plains. Otherwise, we'll see dry conditions going into late week. The Plains ...

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