NEWS
Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Tue Dec 4, 2012 10:09 AM CST

MIDWEST FALL MOISTURE TOTALS

Precipitation totals logged by my colleague Joel Burgio for the fall season (Sep/Oct/Nov for weather record purposes) show some big, big differences between the eastern half of the region (east of the Mississippi River) and the western half (west of the Mississippi). Here's the rundown:

WESTERN MIDWEST

State Prec Norm Pct Normal

MN 2.33 6.06 39

IA 5.39 7.37 73

NE 3.38 5.64 58

MO 8.33 8.59 97

SD 1.88 4.01 47

TOT 4.37 6.49 64

EASTERN MIDWEST

State Prec Norm Pct Normal

WI 6.02 8.90 68

IL 8.91 8.38 107

MI 7.18 7.60 95

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