The Weather Front On-Line (September 2012)

The Weather Front On-Line (September 2012)

Wetter, cooler weather ahead for the Corn Belt

Across the Corn Belt, cool, dry weather prevails in the wake of recent rainfall. Drought-easing rainfall was heaviest across central and southern Indiana, where late-week and weekend precipitation totaled 4 inches or more in many locations.

Cooler air on the move

Across the Corn Belt, cooler air is spreading across northern and western areas, but hot weather persists in the Ohio Valley. Showers and thunderstorms are developing across the central Corn Belt in the vicinity of a cold front.

On the Plains, cooler weather prevails, except for lingering heat in parts of Texas and southern Oklahoma.