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Livestock Wx for Nov. 11, 2019:Average Precipitation vs. Precipitation Frequency: The Difference Might Surprise You
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Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu

Maps released Nov. 14, 2019 | Data valid Nov. 12, 2019

This week’s drought summary: Much of the eastern half of the country saw widespread snow and rain combined with record-breaking cold during the Drought Monitor week ending Tuesday, November 12. The combination helped alleviate short-term … Read More

Source: Reuters

There is about a 70% chance that neutral weather conditions will prevail in the Northern Hemisphere this winter, a U.S. government weather forecaster said on Thursday. The El Niño-Southern Oscillation-neutral (ENSO) weather pattern is marked by average long-term ocean temperatures, tropical rainfall and atmospheric winds.

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Temperatures varied greatly in Texas last week. Some areas reported lows in the 20’s with daytime highs in the 80s. Precipitation ranged from trace amounts to 1.5 inches across most of the state. However, areas of the Low Plains, the Cross Timbers, the Blacklands, the Upper Coast and the Coastal … Read More

Winter weather conditions impact cattle as well as the cattle producers. Cold temperatures combined with wind creates more stress and increased management to achieve similar animal performance. Plan now for winter storms and know what your options are before the temperatures dip into dangerous territory. South Dakota State University Extension … Read More

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Nov. 8, 2019: Odds for Warm Winter Good for Much of the U.S.

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Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu | Map released Nov. 7, 2019 | Data valid Nov. 5, 2019

This week’s drought summary: This U.S. Drought Monitor week saw continued improvements in drought conditions as a large-scale, low-pressure system last week delivered moderate-to-heavy precipitation accumulations ranging from 2 to 7 … Read More

Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration | Nov. 6, 2019… Read More

If you drive through any agriculture-based town and stop into the local coffee shop, I can almost guarantee that there will be at least four or five conversations about the weather. It is inevitable that weather is a common topic within … Read More

Source: droughtmonitor.unl.edu

Maps released Oct. 31, 2019 | Data valid Oct. 29, 2019

This week’s drought summary: This U.S. Drought Monitor week saw widespread improvements in drought-stricken areas across portions of the South, Southeast, and Mid-Atlantic, as moderate-to-heavy rainfall accumulations were observed associated with storm systems fueled by … Read More