NEWS
Thu Oct 31, 2013 01:55 PM CDT

Moderate to heavy rain covered the southwestern and eastern Midwest, Delta, and the Texas-Louisiana coastal bend Thursday afternoon. Severe weather potential was also a feature in southern Louisiana and southern Mississippi. Dry conditions were in effect over the rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures ranged from the mid-30s in western and northern Minnesota to the mid-80s in south Texas.

Friday will be mostly dry except for light showers in the Great Lakes. This will allow for some harvest activity to resume in the western Midwest and Plains; however, the rest of the central U.S. will ...

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