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Dunn County under travel advisory

November 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

The North Dakota Highway Patrol has issued a travel alert for Dunn County due to heavy snow and reduced visibility.

The Tuesday news release did not state how long the travel alert would last. The North Dakota Department of Transportation is repor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Polar Vortex expected to hit North Dakota

November 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — The dreaded Polar Vortex is coming back next week. But this is merely a new buzzword for a routine weather pattern for the area. And the lack of snow on the ground will moderate its effects.
The weather system that will funnel cold Arctic …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

First freeze causes little damage to Northern Plains crops

September 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

CHICAGO — The U.S. northern Plains and far western Midwest crop regions saw their first freeze of the season but the cold temperatures were only in pockets of the belt, limiting damage to immature corn and soybeans, agricultural meteorologists said…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DSU shows growth despite cold start

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Taking the first day of school as a hint, the weather turned to a crisp fall Monday as some southwest North Dakota students walked into the classroom for the first time in months.

At Dickinson State University, Monday was a more commemorative star…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dickinson’s August rainfall shatters 60-year record

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson has set a new record for rainfall in the month of August.

The National Weather Service reported Monday that the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport has received 6.25 inches of rain this month, breaking the city’s previous rec…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Update: Tornado spotted near New England

June 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

A tornado was spotted near New England Wednesday.

Photos sent to The Dickinson Press showed funnel clouds appearing in the Hettinger County town. There was no confirmation that the tornados touched down.

The National Weather Service  issue…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Funnel cloud reports prompt Hettinger Co. tornado warning

June 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for Hettinger County after reports of a funnel cloud seen just before 4 p.m.

“We’ve received multiple reports of a funnel cloud, looks like 6 miles west of Regent,” meteorologist Adam…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Funnel cloud reports prompt Hettinger Co. tornado warning

June 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for Hettinger County after reports of a funnel cloud seen just before 4 p.m.

“We’ve received multiple reports of a funnel cloud, looks like 6 miles west of Regent,” meteorologist Adam…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Update: Parts of Dunn, Mercer and Adams counties added to severe thunderstorm warning

May 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

Portions of Adams, Dunn, Mercer, Slope, Stark and Hettinger counties are in a severe thunderstorm warning, according to the Nation Weather Service

At approximately 3:30 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of New England moving no…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Update: Parts of Dunn, Mercer and Adams counties added to severe thunderstorm warning

May 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

Portions of Adams, Dunn, Mercer, Slope, Stark and Hettinger counties are in a severe thunderstorm warning, according to the Nation Weather Service

At approximately 3:30 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located 8 miles south of New England moving no…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com