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Rangeland conditions mixed, UNL climatologist says

A climatologist says rangeland conditions are mixed across the Midwest and Plains. Eric Hunt with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln says some areas of western Nebraska remain dry. “I did get some confirmation from a beef extension educator out in this region that’s basically kind... Read More.

Rain on the way, climatologist says

Some areas of the Corn Belt could soon receive some much-needed precipitation. Justin Glisan, state climatologist for the Iowa Department of Agriculture, says a more active storm track is expected over the next seven days. “Anywhere from an inch to two-plus inches across much... Read More.

Climatologist discusses Missouri, Mississippi River levels

A weather expert says water levels along the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers are in decent shape heading into planting season. Justin Glisan, state climatologist for the Iowa Department of Agriculture, says, “With this more active storm track, especially in the Lower Missouri Basin, we... Read More.

Climatologist gives updated precipitation outlook

A weather expert says areas of the Corn Belt could receive some precipitation the rest of the week. Justin Glisan, state climatologist with the Iowa Department of Agriculture, says a more active storm track is expected. “We’ve seen more rainfall, more precipitation events south of... Read More.