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  • Syrian Troops Advance Near Aleppo

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  • New Smithsonian Museum Opens

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Washington Insider-- Friday

What DTN Is Watching


Light to moderate rain is in store for the Northern Plains, Canadian Prairies and the northwestern Midwest Friday. Other primary crop areas will be dry. Temperatures will vary from seasonally mild in northern areas to very warm to hot elsewhere. This pattern generally favors crop drying and harvest.


Grain traders will likely focus on early morning weather maps, weekend weather forecasts, and early yield reports as Friday's session progresses.


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