NEWS
Tue Oct 8, 2013 02:57 PM CDT

Dry conditions covered all major U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions Tuesday afternoon. Temperatures ranged from the mid-50s in northwestern South Dakota and southwestern Saskatchewan to the mid-80s in northwestern and southern Texas.

Wednesday will continue to be dry, offering improved conditions for row-crop harvest and winter wheat planting in the Midwest. Southern Plains areas will have very little moisture to supplement recently-planted wheat.

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