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  Midwest Drought
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MRCC soil moisture and precipitation maps are brought together in one place with many national NOAA products for convenient assessment of drought in the Midwest.

  Growing Degree
  Day Maps
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These maps are generated daily at approx. 11:30am Central Time during the growing season and are intended to provide a general picture of the seasonal GDD in the Midwest.

Growing Degree Day Sample Map

What's new:

Snowfall now included on the 7-day and 30-day maps!

New Season-To-Date and Annual Normals for Snowfall page:Annual Snowfall - click for larger image

See the Weekly Climate Highlights - through 10/14/2014

Monthly Climate Overviews


Last month's State of the Climate National Overview from NCDC
(normally available by the 10th of the month)

Search past weekly climate highlights for extreme weather events.


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Central Region Maps
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   Coop Network - Temperature                       Information for this topic
24 Hours Hi Temp 24 Hours Lo Temp Freeze Maps   
Max Temp Min Temp Freeze Maps
   Coop Network - Precipitation                       Information for this topic
24 Hours Coop Precip Daily Snowfall Daily Snow Depth  
Precipitation Snowfall Snow Depth  
  Multi-sensor Precipitation                             Information for this topic
24 Hours Multi Sensor Precip Last 7 Days Multi Sensor Precip Last 30 Days Multi Sensor Precip  
24 Hours 7 Days 30 Days  
  Climate Maps of the Current Month               Information for this topic
Temperature Departure from Normal
Temp Departure
from Mean
Precipitation Percent of Normal
Percent of Mean
      7-Day & 30-Day Maps
Avg Temp 7 Day High Temp 7 Day Low Temp 7 day Precip 7 Day
Last 7 Days
Average Temp
Last 7 Days
Max Temp
Last 7 Days
Min Temp
Last 7 Days

See all of the 7-Day and 30-Day
Precipitation and Temperature Maps

Climate Maps of Recent Months


Climate Maps of Recent Seasons

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