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Market Impact Weather
Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Wed Feb 26, 2014 09:19 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- An intense cold wave in the Midwest and variable rainfall in northern Brazil are the primary weather items for the commodity trade's attention Wednesday.

HARSH COLD WAVE IN MIDWEST

The DTN ag weather forecast calls for extreme cold to cover the Midwest, with temperature departures from normal of at 20 to 30 degrees Fahrenheit below normal and possibly lower. Soft red winter wheat is somewhat at risk since the recent warm spell has melted protective snow cover. Extreme cold will again dramatically increase the usage of natural gas for heating. Transportation delays are most likely in ...

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