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March Outlook - Tuesday, February 24, 2015

February was an incredible month in regards to the weather across the nation. It was a month of extremes.   There was historic cold and snow in New England and the Great Lakes while on the opposite side of the ledger many areas in the wester (full story)

Winter to Expand Westward - Monday, February 16, 2015

We have all heard about the brutal cold and snow in New England over the past few weeks as one Arctic blast after another has rolled into the northeastern United States and eastern Canada shattering snowfall and temperature records that have sto (full story)

More Northeast Misery – Cold to Expand Westward - Monday, February 09, 2015

For beef producers in the Great Lakes and New England there is more winter misery on the way over the next week to ten days. More Arctic air will slide southeast into those areas this week along with two major “clipper” type systems that (full story)

More Winter Weather Coming - Tuesday, February 03, 2015

After a fairy tranquil weather pattern across the United States during the month of January, the weather has suddenly turned cold and stormy for many beef producers across the nation’s midsection, Great Lakes and especially in the Northea (full story)

A Peak into February’s Weather - Monday, January 26, 2015

February could be a wild and crazy month coast to coast as mid winter could get quite interesting for many.   Over the next week to ten days, no fewer than three, perhaps four major snow events will move across the Midwest, Great Lakes and (full story)

Snow and Ice for the Southern Plains - Monday, January 19, 2015

For stock growers in the Southern Plains be ready for some ice and snow this week. A surge of cold air will work its way south out of Canada and along the east slopes of the Rockies and will clash with increasing moisture from the south to bring som (full story)

A Mid January Look at Sea Surface Temperatures - Monday, January 12, 2015

Keeping track and monitoring sea surface temperatures across the globe is very important in being able to forecast upcoming weather pattern changes and trends as there is a strong correlation to what happens with our weather and climate in relation (full story)

Rough Winter Weather Ahead - Monday, January 05, 2015

The last few days of December and the first few days of the New Year has brought an Arctic chill to most of the nation from the Rockies and points east. After a fairly mild first half of December for most of the nation, winter has returned with veng (full story)

Drought Update - Tuesday, December 23, 2014

The recent spell of stormy weather has made some impact on the severe dryness in many areas of the far west over the past month and even going back to the fall season, there has been some help in the drought conditions. The graphic below shows the (full story)

Winter Returns - Monday, December 15, 2014

December started off mild in many areas, however, there has been a recent change in the overall weather pattern across North America that is likely to be followed by more changes that beef producers across the country should pay close attention to. (full story)

More Rain/Snow for the West Coast Region - Monday, December 08, 2014

The Pacific Northwest, California and portions of the Desert Southwest should be prepared for more rain and mountain snow later this week and likely off and on through the rest of December. The most drought stricken areas of the nation will have (full story)

December Update - Tuesday, December 02, 2014

December is off to a fairly mild start in comparison to the record breaking cold that much of the nation endured in November. However, relative to averages, December is off to a close to normal start in regards to temperatures. As of this writing (full story)

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