The following two maps from AAFC show precipitation as a percent or normal for April 1-May 16 and April 1-May 30. Click the image to enlarge. These maps are sourced at this AAFC site, where you can source other maps, including total precipitation for the growing season.
A few areas of the Prairies had a light frost over the past week. A light frost is not usually enough to warrant a change in harvest plans. Read the article “Swathing after a frost“. See a PDF of the map. Make your own custom map at the AAFC Agroclimate Maps website
Some areas got rain during the week ending May 29, some didn’t. This map shows accumulation across the Prairies for the week. The second map shows accumulation since September 1. Click here for a PDF version Click here for a PDF version For provincial soil moisture maps, click the province below. Manitoba (Using the menu…
Precipitation over the past week has been a big help for growers in many regions of the Prairies. These maps show precipitation in the past week and for April and May (to date). Thank you to Weather INnovations Consulting for these maps. Find more Prairie-wide and provincial maps here.