South America Weather Latest

Argentina has had precious little rain again in the last 24 hours. Here's the latest precipitation map for the period 9am 11/02 to 9am 12/02, with thanks to Jose in Uruguay:

On top of that, there is very little in the forecast either, with the entire soy & corn areas set to receive 25% of normal or less for the period through to 19th Feb.

By contrast, heavy to excessive rains are set to hit Brazil over the next couple of weeks, according to QT Weather meteorologist Allen Motew.

He says that Brazil will be extremely wet with between six and fourteen inches of rain falling from Mato Grosso through to Sao Paulo/Minas Gerais, with heavy rains disrupting the harvest in Mato Grosso and Goias as it approaches 10% complete.

Check out the QT weather maps here: South American Precip For Rest Of Feb