Monthly archive for May 2017

COMMENTARY 5/31/17

Cool and mild for the next 10 days with some chance of showers with decent coverage. Spring wheat areas should receive needed rain, while all other areas should stay wet into the middle of the month.   In SA,  heavy rains focus on S Brazil, affecting their wheat and a small amount of corn production.  […]

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COMMENTARY 5/30/17

Cool and mild for the next 10 days with some chance of showers with decent coverage. Spring wheat areas should receive needed rain, while all other areas should stay wet into the middle of the month.   In SA,  heavy rains focus on S Brazil, affecting their wheat and a small amount of corn production.  […]

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COMMENTARY 5/26/17

Scattered for the Corn Belt, Delta, and C Plains through the holiday weekend with heavier accums to the W.  Next week should have at least a three day break from rain and then some much needed warmer temps too!  Due to the holiday on Monday our weekly […]

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COMMENTARY 5/24/17

We’ve been pretty fortunate on the lack of accum we’ve recv’d so far, but that second round comes through again for the weekend, especially for the South.  Temps look to warm up mid next week.  We still have at least 2 weeks before we can talk seriously about […]

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COMMENTARY 5/23/17

We have a speckled forecast with areas of rain for more of the Central US especially from here East. A second bout comes through again for the weekend, especially for the South.  Temps look to warm up mid next week. CORN DOWN 5 Excess rainfall from MO,IL, and IN […]

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COMMENTARY 5/22/17

We faired fairly well over the weekend accum-wise.  It could have been worse.  We have a speckled forecast with areas of rain for more of the Central US especially from here East. A second bout comes through again for the weekend, especially for the South.  Temps look to warm […]

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COMMENTARY 5/19/2017

Widespread rain for the next 24 to 48 hours….but I have to say, that our local accum so far has been disappointing, but that’s ok.  Temps turn cooler as we get through the weekend and through next week, especially in the E.  Still expecting a moderate 1.25” – 2.50” accum. CORN UP 6 […]

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COMMENTARY 5/18/17

There’s still time to get some beans in the ground as our chances rain increase!  Severe storms are expected for the Plains.  The forecast is still mostly unchanged with conditions being right for two rounds of rain with previously reduced totals of 1 – 2” for the NW half of the Belt late week as […]

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COMMENTARY 5/17/17

There’s still time to get some beans in the ground before our rain chances get significant!  The forecast today was unchanged and two rounds of rain COULD be headed our way with previously reduced totals of 1 – 2” for the NW half of the Belt late week as we get into the […]

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COMMENTARY 5/16/17

“Let those planters roll, 10-4?” They lightened the forecast percentages a bit, but several rounds of rain COULD be headed our way with reduced totals of 1 – 2” for the NW half of the Belt late week as we get into the weekend. Another 1 – 2″ is expected for the SW, […]

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