NEWS
Mike Palmerino Telvent DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Mon Jun 24, 2013 01:02 PM CDT

We have been talking since the spring about the development of high pressure (blocking) in the higher latitudes (Alaska, Canada and Greenland) and its impact on the weather pattern in the central US (cool and wet).

Now on the verge of midsummer we can add a few comments on the expected weather pattern during the month of July. First-- there are no indications of an end to the blocking pattern in Canada. This will continue to allow the jet stream to move southward into the US, at times promoting episodes of cool, wet weather. Second--there are now clear indications that the summer subtropical ...

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