NEWS
Tue Jul 23, 2013 02:32 PM CDT

Thunderstorms with locally heavy rain were noted in the southeastern Midwest and Southeast Tuesday afternoon. Light to moderate rain showers also dotted the southeastern Plains. The rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions were dry. Temperatures ranged from the upper 50s in northern Michigan and northeastern Minnesota to the upper 90s in southeastern Colorado and southwestern Kansas.

Wednesday will feature moderate to heavy rain in the Delta and Southeast, with a dry and cooler pattern over the northern and central crop areas. The milder temperatures will be favorable for row-crop progress; however, the Southern Plains will continue ...

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