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Fall dryness may reduce spring flood risk

November 29, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS It has been an abnormally dry fall in the Red River Valley, but not one for the record books, according to the National Weather Service office in Grand Forks.
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After dry, mild fall, Red River Valley could be in store for cold, snowy winter

November 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

It has been a dry fall in the Red River Valley, but not one for the record books. And the National Weather Service says the region’s days of unseasonably warm weather will likely come to an end this week. Continue Reading

Valley in store for colder winter

October 20, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Red River Valley residents are in for a colder and possibly snowier than normal winter, according to a forecast released Thursday by the national Climate Prediction Center. Continue Reading

Warm start to fall could give way to cold winter

October 7, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

La Nina conditions typically give Red River Valley colder, snowier winters, but this year’s outlook still up in the air Continue Reading

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Weather Talk: La Nina doesn’t guarantee particular winter weather

September 19, 2010 in INFORUM

With a La Nina (cold water phase) already developed in the Pacific Ocean, you often hear that means the winter will likely be cold and snowy. Continue Reading