The weather forecast remains very threatening for United States corn and soybeans, as a heat dome builds strength in the Central United States.
Week Beginning Hot in the Midwest
Temperatures today and tomorrow are predicted near 100 F (37.8 C) in the Midwest corn and soybean belt, but sharp cooling is predicted Wednesday and Thursday when the jet stream carves out a trough in the Great Lakes – Eastern Midwest. Already at 10:15 Central time, 90s F were popping up in the corn and soybean belt. Fields are so dry it does not take long for the surface to heat up in the hot summer sun.
July conditions have become very dry on Midwest corn and soybean farms... subscribers continue to full story...