NEWS
Fri Sep 13, 2013 06:19 AM CDT

Moderate to locally heavy rain is again in store for the southwestern Plains and southern Rockies Friday. The rain will bring more soil moisture for wheat planting, but will cause additional flooding issues. The rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairies crop regions will be dry. This pattern will generally favor early harvest in the eastern and southern crop areas along with the Prairies and far Northern Plains. Rain moves into the western Midwest during the weekend with some benefit in crop areas that did not get completely exhausted by the late-summer heat and dryness.

Highs: 60s eastern Midwest; ...

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