Limited moisture in most areas caused the condition the winter wheat to decline through December.

Limited moisture in most areas caused the condition the winter wheat to decline through December. The condition of the crop was rated 9 percent very poor, 22 percent poor, 45 percent fair, 23 percent good, and 1 percent excellent. Wind damage was rated as 1 percent severe, 5 percent moderate, 15 percent light, and 79 percent with no damage, while freeze damage was rated as 4 percent moderate, 11 percent light, and 85 percent with no damage.