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Winter Outlook 2017-18

The outlook for Winter 2017-18 has been released. Overall, colder than average temperatures and slightly wetter (more snow) conditions are expected. Those areas with drought (western Dakotas) are expected to remain nearly the same over the winter. Read More >

Eastern North Dakota/Northwest Minnesota
Weather Forecast Office (WFO)


WFO FGF Office

Located in Grand Forks North Dakota

NWS Grand Forks and Community

Eastern North Dakota NWS History


Meet our Staff
Management
Meteorologist-in-Charge (MIC) Ryan Knutsvig
Science Operations Officer (SOO) Tom Grafenauer
Warning Coordination Meteorologist (WCM) Gregory Gust
Electronic Systems Analyst (ESA) Michael Lukasz
 
Specialists
Service Hydrologist (SH) vacant
Information Technology Officer (ITO) Richard Hozak
Administrative Support Assistant (ASA) Jeannette Ringuette 
Observations Program Leader (OPL) Bradley Hopkins
 
Lead Forecasters
Vince Godon
Daniel Riddle
Jennifer Ritterling
Al Voelker
 
 
Forecasters
John Hoppes
Jim Kaiser
Amanda Lee
Brittany Peterson
Peter Speicher
 
Interns
 
 
Hydrometeorological Technicians
William Barrett
 
Electronic Technicians
Ed Schulz
David Masterson