NEWS
Thu Jul 11, 2013 03:21 PM CDT

Thursday afternoon weather featured scattered thunderstorms in Oklahoma and northern Texas, the Deep South and the Southeast. Dry conditions covered the rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures were mild in eastern areas and very warm to hot elsewhere. Values ranged from the low 70s in northern Michigan and central Mississippi to 100-plus in the eastern Texas Panhandle. Readings in the 90s extended as far north as northern Montana and northwestern North Dakota.

Friday will be dry in most areas again with showers focused over the Southeast as well as the western and northwestern Plains. Conditions ...

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