State climatologist expects warm, dry weather to remain as May closes, summer approaches.
Lack of moisture prevents some farmers from finishing planting.
La Nina has weakened in the Pacific; find out what that means for the long-term forecast here in Illinois.
Despite chance for severe weather, meteorologist says he doesn't expect fields to get 'exceptionally wet.'
Wetter, warmer conditions could help crops catch up from slow start to growing season.
Northern Illinois expected to bear the brunt of the weather pattern, which will likely include heavy rainfall totals.