Panhandle February 14 Weather Summary

NOAA February 2014 rainfall estimates.
NOAA February 2014 rainfall estimates.

14 Jan-Feb Rainfall totalsFebruary was certainly warmer than January, and in most areas wetter as well. Once again the Carrabelle station collected the most rainfall with 6.7″ in February. Monticello was the driest location, with only 4.4″ recorded at the FAWN station there. For the first two months of 2014, Marianna has been the driest location, of the six FAWN Stations.

14 Jan-Feb FAWN Summary

While most farmers and gardeners are starting to get spring fever, soil temperatures are still not warm enough to plant most crops. Sunny, warmer days over the next few weeks should continue the soil warming trend.

14 Soil Temp Jan-Mar 7The NOAA three month forecast is predicting below average rainfall in the Western Panhandle of Florida from March through May.

14 March-May Precip Forecast


Posted: March 7, 2014

Category: Agriculture
Tags: February 2014, Panhandle Agriculture, Weather

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