Monthly archive for October 2017

COMMENTARY 10/31/17

Light rain across KS, NE, OH, and MI is keeping a few combines on the sidelines.  These colder temps SOMEHOW seem to put urgency in one’s get-a-long doesn’t it?!   CORN DOWN 3 Pressured from wheat and rather loose technicals, but we saw quite an appreciation in basis […]

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COMMENTARY 10/30/17

Brrr… cold moist air has taken hold of the Central Corn Belt.  To the extreme N, NE should get another HARD freeze tonight while patchy rain has now set its sights on the lower half of the Corn Belt and the Delta region for the entire week this week […]

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COMMENTARY 10/27/17

Brrrrr!!  Gonna get down to 32 deg for us locally. Spotty showers and storms will dot the Central Belt from MO to OH through the weekend with minimal accum of 1/4 to 3/4″.  Some light showers are forecast  for the HRW region through Sat and then some showers next […]

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COMMENTARY 10/26/17

Harvest on locally – It’s the last hurrah!  Rain and snow for the N Corn Belt into tomorrow. A few spots in MN and WI could get up to 3″. to three inches of snow.  Spotty showers and storms will dot the Central Belt from MO to […]

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COMMENTARY 10/25/17

Clear here in the Center Belt.  Harvest away!  The E Corn Belt and Great Lakes areas are too damp for harvest for the next 10 days or so. The HRW regions should be dry into early next week with lows in the 30/40’s.  In SA,  dry in some areas of Brazil, […]

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COMMENTARY 10/24/17

Here’s a diff forecast for ya!  Showers/drizzle in the NE today with a trace to ½” likely. Rain and snow expected Thur/Fri with minimal accum up to 2″ are likely in MN/WI.  The E Corn Belt is expecting showers Fri into Sat with 1/4″ to ¾” accums. The HRW regions should be […]

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COMMENTARY 10/23/17

Decent rains of 1/2 to 2” rain fell or are still forecast for the NE Corn Belt into Tues and more spot showers between now and Sat. Thurs should warm up a little but colder on into the weekend.  Lows are going to touch 30 deg and further to […]

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COMMENTARY 10/20/17

Dry with exception to the weekend. Some spotty showers are expected across the Corn Belt now through early Mon.  Expected totals are 1/3″ to 1″ with heavier accums towards the W.  Aside from that,  the 6-10 and the 11-15 day forecast look mostly dry!  For the HRW areas have a chance of showers for the E and heavy rain from OK, […]

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COMMENTARY 10/19/17

Dry and continuing to get warmer. Showers are forecast spottily across the Belt Fri into early Monday.  Accum totals through Tues are 1/3″ to 1″ especially in the W. Rain will move into the Central region Sunday and then the East on Monday.  Sun/Mon accum ests vary from 1/2″ – 1.25″ with some […]

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COMMENTARY 10/18/17

Dry and continuing to get warmer. Showers are forecast spottily across the Belt Fri into early Monday.  Accum totals through Tues are 1/3″ to 1″ especially in the W. The 6-10 and the 11-15 day forecast look mostly dry!  For the HRW areas have a chance of showers for the E. In SA, […]

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