I have found El Nino / Southern Oscillation (ENSO) predictions, whether for El Nino conditions or La Nina, to be very useful (not foolproof) for making long-range decisions for activities that rely on rainfall. La Nina (or La Nada, as I like to call it) brings with it lesser rainfall amounts in the Southwestern US. El Nino typically is a wetter period. That's an over-simplification, but you get the point. Here is where you get the info from the horse’s mouth.
CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Thursday May 4 2017 CLOUDY, COOL & WINDY - High 65° TODAY: Cullman County weather will bring waves of light rain throughout the day. Skies will be mostly cloudy. The high temperature will struggle to reach 65° after a cold front entered the County overnight. New rainfall amounts up to one-quarter of an inch expected (higher amounts possible under a passing thunderstorm).
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CULLMAN COUNTY WEATHER Monday April 17 2017 50% RAIN/STORMS THIS AFTERNOON - High 80° TODAY: Cullman County weather will see partly cloudy skies and a gentle southwest wind. The high temperature will reach near 80°. A 50% chance of passing light rain and thunderstorms exists this afternoon. Rainfall amounts should be less than 1/10th of an inch (could be higher in areas with thunderstorm activity).
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Ten Years of Accumulating Precipitation by Bill Wheaton. Precipitation falls every day somewhere in the U.S. Geospatial data of these daily rainfall amounts is available and was used to generate the 'Ten Years of Accumulating Precipitation' video.
Zone 5 stretches from Maine to Missouri to Utah and even to Colorado. However, the local climates among these locations are all different. Each location has unique environmental factors that also affect the growing season. These factors include soil, number of frost-free days, rainfall amounts, summer heat levels, soil moisture, humidity, and day length. | Gardening Tips for Growing a Vegetables in Maine Zone 5 | Grow a Good Life