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Midwest Agriculture-Related Tools and Data

Common Resources and Web Tools


Midwestern Regional Climate Center

Freeze Date Tool

Useful-to-Usable (U2U) Climate Tools

U2U Growing Degree Day Tracker

High Plains Regional Climate Center

Climate Summary Maps


Iowa Environmental Mesonet

Resources for Long-Term Data and Trends

National Centers for Environmental Information

Climate at a Glance

Climate at a GlanceU.S. Maps

Resources for Assessing Drought

National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC)

NDMC—Various Drought Monitoring Tools

U.S. Drought Monitor

NDMC—Agriculture in Drought

Forecasts and Outlooks

Forecasts—1 to 7 Days

National Weather Service,

Outlooks—2 Weeks to 1 Year

National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center

Recent Presentations

Regional Tools and Information for Agriculture

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Dr. Dennis Todey

Integrated Crop Management Conference

Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

November 30, 2022