The National Weather Service forecast for July 18-22 calls for above-normal temps across the Corn Belt, with the highest probability of warmth stretching from the Dakotas, across southern Minnesota and into Iowa. The forecast calls for below-normal precip across the Dakotas and Nebraska, with above-normal precip expected in Ohio. Normal precip is expected across Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota and Indiana.
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Juli says: Discouraging.