A picture is worth a thousand words and what topic is more pertinent to haymaking than weather? Here are this week's weather maps from the National Weather Service. It's still dry in the West and still wet in many sections of the U.S., including the Midwest and portions of the East. The precipitation map is a 30-day look at percent of normal.

U.S. Drought Monitor

CONUS + Puerto Rico: Current 30-Day Percent of Normal Precipitation. Created: July 3, 2015