Note DetailLa Nina likely to impact Summer
3/20/2008 12:40:00 PM

La Nina will likely remain moderate through May and
be moderate to weak in July, possibly influencing
North American weather until December according to
the NOAA long-range outlook for April and 90-day
trends through the end of 2008. 
This outlook includes a slightly greater than usual
chance of below normal precipitation in July.  This
forecast is in harmony with the January analysis I
made indicating that odds favor a below trend Corn
yield for the US in 2008.   -- Elwynn --

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