NEWS
Wed Aug 21, 2013 03:10 PM CDT

Showers and thunderstorms dotted the southeastern U.S. Wednesday afternoon and a band of light rain was noted in the north-central Plains and portions of the northern Midwest. Severe weather notices were also in effect in the northern Midwest. Dry conditions prevailed over the rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures ranged from the upper 60s in southwestern Saskatchewan to the mid-90s at various locations in the western and Southern Plains from Nebraska to Texas.

Thursday will feature light rain across the central Plains and the "beltline" of the Midwest, along with the Southeast. Precipitation will be ...

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