Looking ahead, the 6- to 10-day outlook calls for the likelihood of hotter-than-normal conditions nationwide, except for near- or below-normal temperatures in the Pacific Northwest. Meanwhile, wetter-than-normal weather in parts of the Desert Southwest and from the Dakotas to Michigan should contrast with near-... Read More.
Across the Corn Belt, below-normal temperatures favor summer crop development, although hazy conditions from Canadian forest fires linger in some areas. Early Tuesday, thunderstorms are moving across parts of the western Corn Belt, helping to ease pockets of remaining dryness. On July 16,... Read More.