Weather report: Mostly dry in the Corn Belt
In the West, widely scattered showers are heaviest in the middle Colorado Valley. On the Plains, isolated showers are mostly confined to central portions of the region, including western Kansas. FULL STORY »
Weather report: The West still a hotbed for wildfires
In the West, several areas—including northern and central California and the Northwest—remain a hotbed for wildfire activity, despite widely scattered showers. FULL STORY »
Weather report: Hot conditions prevail in the Corn Belt
In the West, cooler air is beginning to spread inland, accompanied by widely scattered showers. On the Plains, showers are confined to a narrow band stretching across Nebraska and South Dakota. In the Corn Belt, hot weather prevails in advance of an approaching cold front. FULL STORY »
Weather report: Late-summer heat dominates across the U.S.
In the West, monsoon shower activity is widely scattered. In addition, hot weather persists, except along the Pacific Coast. On the Plains, hot, dry weather is promoting fieldwork and crop development. In the Corn Belt, heat continues to arrive from the north and west. FULL STORY »
Weather report: Heat builds on the Plains
In the West, widely scattered showers are affecting southern California, the southern Great Basin, and the Desert Southwest. On the Plains, dry weather accompanies building heat. In the Corn Belt, isolated showers are confined to the upper Mississippi Valley. FULL STORY »
‘Climatic Schizophrenia’ bad news for California
The latest Drought Monitor had bad news for farmers and ranchers in the West as the nation’s so-called “Climatic Schizophrenia” continues. FULL STORY »
Weather report: Scattered showers on the Plains
In the West, mostly dry weather accompanies building heat. On the Plains, widely scattered showers are providing generally beneficial moisture for rangeland, pastures, and summer crops. In the Corn Belt, cool, dry weather prevails. FULL STORY »
Weather report: West gets short break from rain
In the West, mostly dry weather. On the Plains, scattered showers and thunderstorms. In the Corn Belt, cool, dry weather prevails. In the South, scattered showers are affecting several areas. FULL STORY »
Weather report: Flood warnings across portions of the U.S.
In the West, unusually cool weather. On the Plains, flash flooding remains a threat. In the Corn Belt, most areas are experiencing cool, dry weather. In the South, portions remain at risk for additional flooding FULL STORY »
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