Pockets of significant rain spread into the Midwest from Minnesota to Missouri.While some areas saw trimming of dryness and drought, several other areas saw further drought expansion. The western Dakotas did see heavy rain fail that helped improve drought conditions.
The next couple days heavy rain stretching from the upper Midwest to the southern High Plains is expected. Five-day rainfall totals could reach 2 to 4 inches. From September 26 - 30 the NWS calls for below-
temperatures across the Plains.