Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of near- or above-normal temperatures nationwide, except for cooler-than-normal conditions in the upper Great Lakes region, along the middle Atlantic Coast, and across parts of the Southwest. Meanwhile, near- or below-normal rainfall across... Read More.
Western heat will peak during the weekend before slowly easing. Meanwhile, much of the Midwest will experience a period of generally favorable temperatures. By early next week, however, hot weather will return across the nation’s midsection. By the middle of next week, triple-digit heat... Read More.
Across the Corn Belt, cool conditions are slowing evaporation rates in areas—mainly across the far upper Midwest—where fields remain too wet for an optimal planting pace. Widespread temperatures below 40°F were reported Friday morning in the Dakotas and northern Minnesota. However, sunny weather... Read More.
Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of below-normal temperatures across the northern and central Plains and the Midwest, while hotter-than-normal conditions will cover the Deep South and much of the West. Meanwhile, near- or below-normal rainfall in the north-central... Read More.
Across the Corn Belt, thunderstorms in the vicinity of a cold front are heaviest in the middle Mississippi Valley. Meanwhile, cool but dry weather in the upper Midwest favors late-season planting efforts, except in areas where fields remain too wet to support farm... Read More.
A low-pressure system crossing the mid-South will drift eastward, reaching the middle Atlantic Coast during the weekend. Warm, humid conditions will precede the system, while cool, showery weather will prevail along and north of the storm’s track. A low-pressure system crossing the mid-South will... Read More.
Across the Corn Belt, widespread showers are causing renewed fieldwork delays, after 50% of the intended U.S. corn acreage was planted during the 2-week period ending May 22. Ironically, the Red River Valley of the North—where planting delays have been particularly acute—remains dry... Read More.
Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of near- or below-normal temperatures across the northern Plains and much of the West, while warmer-than-normal weather will prevail in parts of California and east of a line from Texas to Lake... Read More.