NEWS
Mon Sep 23, 2013 02:06 PM CDT

A swath of rain showers with light to moderate intensity extended from Colorado to southeastern Saskatchewan Monday. Otherwise, dry conditions were in effect in the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures ranged from the mid-50s in the western Plains and northern Great Lakes to the mid-80s in south Texas and the Gulf Coast. Strong winds were also noted in portions of the southwestern Plains, causing some blowing dust issues and drying out of soils during wheat planting.

Tuesday will bring some light showers to the western Midwest and Delta, but will primarily feature dry conditions. This pattern will ...

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