Mesonet Weather

Mesonet Weather discusses agriculturally focused weather reports from the Oklahoma Mesonet. Mesonet Weather is presented by Wes Lee and Gary McManus.

Mesonet Weather discusses agriculturally focused weather reports from the Oklahoma Mesonet. Mesonet Weather is presented by Wes Lee and Gary McManus.

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Jun 15, 2019 Mesonet Weather 6/15/19
Wes Lee says crops are starting to access some of the moisture from the recent rains. Gary McManus shows us how much rain the state has received since April 30. You will be amazed.
Jun 08, 2019 Mesonet Weather 6/8/19
Wes Lee explains how cooler temperatures in May have slowed maturity of many crops.
Jun 01, 2019 Mesonet Weather 6/1/19
Wes Lee shows us areas of the state that are starting to dry out… a little. Gary McManus says Oklahoma should expect rain through the end of next week.
May 25, 2019 Mesonet Weather 5/25/19
Wes Lee says the soil profile across the entire state is saturated for the first time in a long time. Gary McManus says 119 of the 120 Oklahoma Mesonet sites have received above normal rainfall since March. He shows us where the lone holdout is.
May 18, 2019 Mesonet Weather 5/18/19
Wes Lee tells us that high humidity levels lead to increased odds of plant disease, but explains three Mesonet tools producers can use to monitor these issues.
May 11, 2019 Mesonet Weather 5/11/19
Wes Lee shows us where the recent rains have fully saturated the soil profile and what part of the state is drying out. Gary McManus says even though we are approaching record rain amounts across the state, Oklahoma’s wettest time of the year is just beginning.
May 04, 2019 Mesonet Weather 5/4/19
Wes Lee shows us how to use the Drift Advisor to help with deciding when to spray crops. Gary McManus says while most of the state has seen above normal rainfall, the panhandle is drying out.
Apr 27, 2019 Mesonet Weather 4/27/19
In the Mesonet weather report, Wes Lee shows us how the soil profile is reacting to the recent moisture. Gary McManus says the rain this week prevented a return to abnormally dry conditions across the state.
Apr 20, 2019 Mesonet Weather 4/20/19
Wes Lee shows us where most of the recent rains fell across the state. Gary McManus gives us the “all clear” on drought.
Apr 13, 2019 Mesonet Weather 4/13/19
Wes Lee shows us how much moisture is available at various depths. Gary McManus explains why the recent cloud cover and cooler than normal temperatures have staved off the drought across most of the state.
Apr 06, 2019 Mesonet Weather 4/6/19
Wes Lee shows us when the average last freezes occur across the state. Gary McManus says most of the state saw less than average rainfall in March, even though it seemed like it rained a lot.
Mar 30, 2019 Mesonet Weather 3/30/19
Wes Lee looks at bare soil temperatures at four inches and how they compare to average. Gary McManus shows us why there is such a difference in the drought picture in comparison to last year at this time.
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