Soil Temp at 2 in depth must be greater than or equal to 68°F at mid-morning.
Minimum Air Temp for next 5 days must be greater than 50°F.
5 Day Accum. of DD60 Forecasted:
< 10 : Very Poor
>51 : Very Good
In areas without Mesonet soil sensors, users will see "No Forecast Available" . However the DD60 Forecast for 5 Day Accumulation and 5 Day Minimum Air Temperature Forecast is available from the National Weather Service.
In areas where soil temperatures are available, please note that
the sensors record values on bare non-tilled soils.
This application was developed by Texas Tech
University Center for Geospatial Technology.