Years of drought in several key cattle-producing states have forced up the price of feed, which has prompted many ranchers to dramatically reduce the size of their herds. Those smaller herds pushed beef prices to all-times highs.
Check out this stunning video shot of the Aurora Borealis from space. NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman captured this video of the spinning earth and flickering light from the international space station.
Much needed rain and a welcomed cool down arrive today. High temperatures across the Ozarks stay in the mid to upper 80s today through our Labor Day weekend. A stormy setup unfolds because the upper level ridge is breaking down. Additionally, an upper level disturbance impacts our area, bringing more clouds and widespread storm chances Friday morning through Saturday afternoon.
An upper level disturbance to the west will begin to ramp up our chances for rain as we go through the next several days.