Rainfall Elusive for W. Canada
Doug Webster DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Thu Apr 16, 2015 10:07 AM CDT

Rain and snow have not been a major weather feature across Western Canada during recent weeks and as we move deeper into spring we continue to have some concern as to how much soil moisture will be available for spring seeding. Despite a somewhat different weather pattern during the past week, we still have seen only spotty and light amounts of precipitation.

The west-to-east motion across southern Canada of recent days has not brought much precipitation because of the storm track's location. Most of the overrunning precipitation has occurred across the far northern Prairies and northward and left southern areas ...

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