This week’s drought summary: Precipitation fell across much of the northern tier states and the eastern half of the CONUS this week. Much of the eastern United States has experienced increased dryness over the past 30-60 days and above … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | June 23, 2020

Despite rains in parts of Texas and more in the immediate forecast, summer 2020 looks like it will be especially dry and hot for most of the state, according to a Texas A&M Forest … Read More

June 19, 2020

Temperature Outlook

The temperature outlook Jul-Aug-Sep predicts fairly strong odds of above normal temperatures for most of the lower 48 states, with the one exception being parts of the Central Mississippi Valley, where there is very little signs … Read More


Map released: June 18, 2020 | Data valid: June 16, 2020

This week’s drought summary: Significant rainfall missed most areas of dryness and drought across the contiguous 48 states, with improvements limited to part of the northern Intermountain West, … Read More

As temperatures begin to increase, health officials in several states are warning livestock and pet owners to be aware of dangerous blue-green algae blooms. Cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae, can produce toxins that are harmful to livestock, pets, wildlife and people. Recent reports of blue-green algae have come from … Read More

Source: Texas A&M Forest Service | June 17, 2020

Drought conditions in the western Plains and early drying across the state have led to an increase in wildfire activity and an … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | June 16, 2020

Wholesale beef prices are dropping as the production logjam in processing plants created by COVID-19 continues to loosen and return to normal, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.

David Anderson, Ph.D., AgriLife Extension economist, … Read More

Source: AgriLife Today | June 15, 2020

The Texas A&M Forest Service, local fire officials and fire departments are advising the public to be aware of continuing dry conditions in Bell, McLennan, Coryell and Hill counties that can contribute to rapidly … Read More

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June 12, 2020: Latest Monthly and Seasonal Outlooks from the North American Multi-Model Ensemble … Read More

Oklahoma is home to about 250,000 horses. (Photo by Todd Johnson, Oklahoma State University Agricultural Communications Services)

Source: Oklahoma State University DASNR | June 5, 2020

Weather is heating up fast in … Read More