The Weather Front On-Line

The Weather Front On-Line

Weekend cold snap across the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, dry weather prevails. However, cool, breezy conditions in the eastern Corn Belt contrast with the arrival of milder weather west of the Mississippi River. Nevertheless, patches of snow remain on the ground in the upper Midwest.

Warmer days next week across the Corn Belt

Across the Corn Belt, snow lingers across the upper Great Lakes region. Elsewhere in the Midwest, mild, dry, breezy weather prevails, although winds have begun to diminish in many locations.

High wind buffets parts of the Corn Belt

Across the Corn Belt, wet, wind-driven snow is blanketing parts of the upper Great Lakes region, while rain is falling in much of Wisconsin. Other areas of the Midwest are experiencing mild, dry, very windy weather. Parts of northern and central Illinois are recovering from Tuesday night’s severe weather, which included a few tornadoes.

A colder pattern ahead for parts of the Corn Belt

Across the Corn Belt, rain showers and a few thunderstorms are developing across the upper Midwest. Mild, dry weather covers the remainder of the Corn Belt, although dense fog occurred Tuesday morning in some areas.

Spring-like warmth across much of the Heartland

Across the Corn Belt, mild, dry weather prevails. Recent and ongoing warmth has begun to coax winter wheat out of dormancy as far north as the Ohio Valley.

Active pattern to continue across the Midwest

Across the Corn Belt, cloudy, foggy, but mild weather prevails across the upper Midwest. Meanwhile, mild, rainy weather stretches from the middle Mississippi and lower Ohio Valleys into the lower Great Lakes region.

Spring-like feel continues across the Midwest

Across the Corn Belt, scattered rain showers are developing, mainly in the Mississippi Valley. Unusually warm weather prevails throughout the Midwest, where Tuesday’s temperatures will exceed 70° in many locations.

A Spring-like pattern for much of the Corn Belt.

Across the Corn Belt, mild weather is rapidly melting any remaining snow. Monday’s high temperatures should reach the 70-degree mark as far north as the middle Mississippi Valley. Monday morning, a few rain showers were occurring in an area centered across the central Belt.

Warmer, wetter days ahead for the Midwest

Across the Corn Belt, patches of freezing rain are causing local travel issues in the far upper Midwest, including parts of the eastern Dakotas. Elsewhere, cool, dry weather prevails, with many northern and eastern Corn Belt locations reporting a shallow snow cover.

A warm, wet Midwest Corn Belt pattern ahead

Across the Corn Belt, light precipitation—mostly snow—is falling across the lower Midwest. Indianapolis, Indiana, received an inch of new snow overnight. Cool, dry weather covers the remainder of the Corn Belt. At the end of February, winter wheat rated in good to excellent condition ranged from 51% in Missouri to 72% in Ohio.