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Forecast calls for spring tomorrow, winter Sunday and Monday

March 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s going to feel like spring Saturday, but the feeling isn’t expected to last long.

The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement Friday, and a Bismarck-based meteorologist said rain and snow will move into southwest North …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Forecast calls for spring tomorrow, winter Sunday and Monday

March 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s going to feel like spring Saturday, but the feeling isn’t expected to last long.

The National Weather Service issued a special weather statement Friday, and a Bismarck-based meteorologist said rain and snow will move into southwest North …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Ice jams may cause flooding in the Little Missouri River Valley

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

As flowing subsides, car-sized ice chunks to stay behind

Ice jams along the Little Missouri River could cause some flooding problems for property owners in low areas along the body of water.

Low temperatures caused wet soil and the river to fre…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

The changing science of weather: How forecasting has advanced, and how it hasn’t

February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — Click. There’s an elevation map of the Red River Valley, and, believe it or not, the flat valley actually has elevation.
Click. The map shows wind speed and direction.
Click. There are four supercomputer simulations of the next da…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

December 2013 ranks as fourth coldest December since 1890

January 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

If December seemed colder than usual, that’s because it was.
The month’s near record-breaking cold temperatures have challenged some businesses and contributed to an increase in car accidents.
Jeff Makowski, meteorologist at the National Weathe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

December 2013 ranks as fourth coldest December since 1890

January 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

If December seemed colder than usual, that’s because it was.
The month’s near record-breaking cold temperatures have challenged some businesses and contributed to an increase in car accidents.
Jeff Makowski, meteorologist at the National Weathe…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A light snowfall is on its way

December 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

WILLMAR — A light snowfall is on its way later this afternoon and will continue into the nighttime hours, according to the National Weather Service in Chanhassen.

The Weather Service is expecting the snow to reach the Willmar area around 4 p.m. …continue reading on wctrib.com

A light snowfall is on its way

December 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

WILLMAR — A light snowfall is on its way later this afternoon and will continue into the nighttime hours, according to the National Weather Service in Chanhassen.

The Weather Service is expecting the snow to reach the Willmar area around 4 p.m. …continue reading on wctrib.com

Weather service expects 2 to 4 inches of snow through Wednesday

November 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — The National Weather Service Center here has issued a special weather statement letting residents of western North Dakota know that a blast of cold winter air is on the way and it’s bringing some snow with it.

Meteorologist Nathan H…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Frozen from west to east, ND bids farewell to Arctic air

January 31, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

If you stepped outside to grab this newspaper today, you might have noticed that it’s not quite as cold out as it was Thursday. Continue Reading