HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING
* WINDS...Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts approaching 60 mph. * TIMING...Late Saturday night through Sunday evening. * IMPACTS...High winds may bring down trees and power lines. Lightweight objects such as trash cans and deck furniture
31° 31° Sat 51° Sat 51° chance 40° 40° likely Sun 45° Sun 45° chance
Wednesday, August 12th, 2009
Photo by Nancy Allen/The Daily Standard

These corn plants at the intersection of Meyer and Monroe roads south of Celina are starting to fire at the bottom due to lack of moisture. Firing is when the leaves curl and turn brown.

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Late planting due to a wet spring, unseasonably cool weather and a lack of rainfall are combining to put a triple whammy on local crops.
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