A look at historical wheat yields for Kansas during La Nina

Most studies we have done continue the severe drought for the Plains wheat areas. Traders and researchers that want detailed up to the minute reports on our feeling of the wheat market and updates...

Global droughts: Rising grain prices and potential food inflation

The NOAA rainfall map shows the growing drought (red) that impacted Plains wheat since the end of  December. Much of the Ohio Valley suffered flooding and tornadoes.   From the economist's point of...

Soybeans explode on Argentina drought – How the MJO (predicted by CLIMATECH) pressured natural gas prices

Feb 2, 2018  forecast---CLIMATECH AND MJO- --(Map above) . While La Nina is only weak in nature and earlier forecasts painted a mostly rosy picture for South American soybean production, weather...

Out of the Blue: Unexpected Weather Impacts on Markets and the Economy

by Scott Mathews - The Dow Corporation - Director, Alternative Investments      The author is a guest blogger on the Best Weather site. Credits for narrative and graphic content appear at the end of...

Natural gas, cold winter weather and global issues for grains

Natural Gas Swings in the weather forecasts have caused equally volatile natural gas futures.  It was so cold in Alberta earlier in January that natural gas wells froze up!  Last week, frigid air...

Forest fires to mudslides with more big storms on the way

See this important article at psgmag.com: HERE "Last month, a huge swath of Southern California was on fire. Now, with heavy rain imminent, local residents are holding their breath in  anticipation...

Great news for Western ski resorts and a look at the snow so far

Map from CWG/Stormvista.com. All comments from Jim Roemer The map above shows estimated snow (inches) through January 25th . However, given my experience forecasting weather for ski areas for 25...

Long Range Weather Forecasting, Climatech and the AMS Conference in Austin, Texas

  Come visit us at booth at 641 HISTORY OF THE AMS The American Meteorological Society was founded in 1919 by Charles Franklin Brooks of the Blue Hill Observatory in Milton, Massachusetts. Its...

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