Scattered showers continued throughout the state for the week ending Aug. 17. The Southeast part of the state received nearly 2 inches of precipitation, while the Northwest received one tenth of an inch.
There were 5.3 days suitable for fieldwork, which allowed farmers time to cut hay.
Statewide, precipitation averaged 1.04 inches, 0.15 inches above normal.
The average temperature was 69.4 degrees, 4.4 degrees below normal.