Complete 2014 Long-Range Weather Forecast for the Heartland Region, November 2013 to October 2014 includes week-by-week details.
Free 2-Month Weather Forecast
MARCH 2014: temperature 40° (4° below avg.); precipitation 2" (0.5" below avg.); Mar 1-11: Flurries, then sunny; cold, then warm; Mar 12-21: Rain and wet snow north, rainy periods south; cool; Mar 22-24: Sunny, cold; Mar 25-31: Showers, warm.
APRIL 2014: temperature 58° (4° above avg.); precipitation 3.5" (1" above avg. north, 1" below south); Apr 1-5: Rain, then sunny, warm; Apr 6-11: A few t-storms, warm; Apr 12-18: Sunny, cool; Apr 19-22: T-storms, then sunny, cool; Apr 23-30: Sunny, then t-storms, turning very warm.
Annual Weather Summary: November 2013 to October 2014
Winter temperatures will be colder than normal, especially in the north, with the coldest periods in mid- and late December, early January, mid-January, and early March. Precipitation will be slightly below normal in the north and above in the south, while snowfall will be below normal in the central portion of the region, but above normal in the north and south. The snowiest periods will be in early November, late December, mid-January, early to mid-February, and late February.
April and May will be warmer and drier than normal.
Summer will be hotter and rainier than normal, with the hottest periods in early and late July and in mid- to late August.
September and October will be slightly rainier than normal, with near-normal temperatures.