NEWS
Wed Apr 16, 2014 05:58 AM CDT

A swath of snow is in store for the Northern Plains and northern Midwest Wednesday. The snow will continue to delay field work in these areas. Dry conditions will cover the rest of the primary U.S. and Canadian Prairie crop regions. Temperatures will still be below normal in the eastern Midwest, keeping spring work progress slow. Meanwhile, the Southern Plains will be very warm, causing additional drought stress to wheat and pastures. Southeastern areas will have slow progress after recent rains.

Highs: 20s eastern Prairies; 30s/40s western Prairies, Northern Plains, northern Midwest; 50s western and central Plains, remainder of the ...

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