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April Showers and Pattern Reversal - Monday, March 30, 2015

The overall weather pattern that has held for most of the winter is showing signs of breaking down and initiating a pattern reversal across the United States. Beef producers in the coming weeks should be prepared for a much different weather pattern (full story)


April Will Bring Changes - Monday, March 23, 2015

The cold and winter like weather that has been persistent during the month of March across New England, Great Lakes and some central areas will continue right up until the end of the month.   Before this week is over, Chicago will have receive (full story)


Winter Not Going Down Easy - Monday, March 16, 2015

This past weekend, winter returned to portions of New England where more snow fell and snowfall records were broken.   On Sunday, Boston received more snow which pushed their seasonal snow total to 108.6 inches! This surpasses the winter (full story)


A Taste of Spring - Monday, March 09, 2015

After a very cold and snowy first week of March, most of the nation will be able to enjoy a well deserved reprieve in the harsh winter weather that has impacted most of the nation from the Rockies to the east coast over the past couple of weeks. (full story)


In Like a Lion - Monday, March 02, 2015

March will start off with a bang for most of the lower 48 states as winter weather will strike once again. The first week of March will start off with snow and very cold temperatures for all of the Rockies and portions of the Desert Southwest. (full story)


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)

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