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Rain deficiency map

 

Precipitation Needed to End Drought

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Precipitation Needed to End Drought
 
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Honored Advisor

Re: Rain deficiency map

Palmer Drought Severity Index

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Afton Iowa Today's High Temperature Map Map
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Honored Advisor

Re: Rain deficiency map

This is the real temp out by Stockton, Ks yesterday at about 5PM it had been higher and the humitiy on that machine only goes as low as 20, real humitity was less than shown ... today will be a repeat. HOT.jpg

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Honored Advisor

Re: Rain deficiency map

The other side of this last winter...

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Your gonna see alot more purple on that map next week the way this wind and heat look.
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Honored Advisor

The fires are next

One out by Oberlin, Ks but this front page NOW

 

AP

Over 30,000 Flee Colorado 'Inferno'

More than 32,000 people evacuated and multiple homes destroyed in Colorado Springs as wildfire burns near US Air Force Academy in scene Colorado governor describes as 'like looking at a military invasion.'

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Re: The fires are next

Gotta feel for those folks......at least my corn fields aren't on fire..........yet.

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Veteran Advisor

Re: The fires are next

Thanks for the info.  On our weather last night, it seems I'm far enough that I might get some of that cooler air from up North, with a high of only 99.  If I remember right, Hills City Kansas, and one Southern Nebraska town I can't think of right now, both had 115 yesterday, with the same dry wind we had (what gets me is how it can be 30MPH winds all day, every day, gusting higher).  I have irrigation, and I can't remember the last time I saw the ground take in so much water.  Dad says in 83 or 88, it was so dry and windy that only the guys who furrow irrigated could keep up, because it was hot, dry, and windy like this, all summer, and pivots just had too much evaporation.

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Been there seen that

Several years ago was out in east central Nebraska and it was a day much like today and the pivot was pointed straight south and the big end gun was puting out at least an inch and a quarter stream of water into that hot dry breeze and not one drop was hitting the ground.

 

 It just made a rainbow and was gone into thin air.

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