NEWS
Wed Jul 31, 2013 02:54 PM CDT

Scattered light rain was noted in the eastern Midwest and Delta Wednesday afternoon, and thunderstorms covered the far southeast. Meanwhile, a threat of severe storms developed in the southwestern Plains. The rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions were dry. Temperatures ranged from the mid-60s in the Great Lakes area to the upper 90s in south Texas.

Thursday will feature light rain in the central Plains and Southeast. We'll see a few showers work into the western Midwest Thursday night, and spread into the central Midwest by Friday. The next few days will generally feature seasonal temperatures ...

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