August 17-23, 2014
This week, there was very little precipitation, making it a good week for combining small grains and baling hay. Heat units are now well behind normal, so we will need two good weeks of heat to catch up.
Month to date (mm) 46.8
Compared to 10 year average Normal
Heat Units (average/day, month to date) 21
Compared to 10 year average 24.4
Total for year, starting May 14 2120
Compared to 10 year average 2227
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