Monthly archive for December 2016

COMMENTARY 12/14/16

 Snow and some ice disrupt logistics for SD and the N Corn Belt over the weekend, then turning mild. In SA, Argentina stays dry into Sat now with several systems forecast to wring out accums of up to 2 ½” for the driest areas of Central Argentina.  S Argentina is expecting just ¾” to 1 […]

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COMMENTARY 12/13/16

A significant winter storm is likely for the N portions of the Corn Belt Fri into Sat.  Temps should return to normal once we get into next week.  In SA, Argentina is still hot and dry with more hot temps expected Thur/Fri, but a chance for heavy accum is possible, […]

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COMMENTARY 12/9/16

Light to moderate snow affects the N half of the Corn Belt now through Mon and prospects are looking better for an additional major storm for somebody in the next 10 days. In SA, Central and S  Argentina are still dry with no rain chance until at least NEXT Fri and temps remain mixed to hot. Argentina’s corn is experiencing […]

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COMMENTARY 12/8/16

Light to moderate snow affects the N half of the Corn Belt now through Mon and prospects are looking better for an additional major storm for somebody in the next 10 days. In SA, Central and S  Argentina are still dry with no rain chance until at least NEXT Fri and temps remain mixed to hot. Argentina’s corn is experiencing […]

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COMMENTARY 12/7/2016

The chances have increased for some heavy snow to occur for the livestock areas of the Corn Belt this weekend  including parts of IL, IA, and MN.  In SA, Argentina’s dry weather is expected  into at least NEXT Fri.  There is a slight chance for some showers to develop for next weekend, but more will be […]

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COMMENTARY 12/6/16

Rain should be on its way out in the next few hours.  The Plains are expecting light snow and then a bigger system rolls through this weekend bringing a bigger likelihood for significant accum.  Feel that chill in the wind?  It’s gonna be colder than normal the next few […]

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COMMENTARY 12/5/16

An Arctic mass is on its way S taking temps colder than we’re used to.  This will help the S with rains to help end the current drought from the Delta to the SE.  A separate system should then form bringing some snow to the Plains tomorrow night and Wed.  In SA, N […]

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COMMENTARY 12/2/16

Rain and some snow for the HRW wheat in OK and TX tomorrow and the drought in the SE and Delta should end between now and Tue.  Snow is expected for the Corn Belt and Plains next week but, just scattered.  In SA, S Brazil and Paraguay, showers break up the dryness over the next […]

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