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Fire Weather Concerns Persist Across the West; Below Normal Temperatures for the Midwest and East

As a cold front moves through the western states, gusty conditions will bring fire weather concerns through the weekend from the interior Northwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. Elsewhere, temperatures will run ten or more degrees below normal from the Upper Midwest into much of the eastern U.S. Tropical development may bring heavy rainfall to parts of the western Gulf Coast this weekend. Read More >

Overview

The first half of February 2020 featured two widespread and impactful winter weather events: A heavy snow event on the 8th and 9th across central and east central South Dakota, and a blizzard on the 12th across northeastern and central South Dakota and west central Minnesota.
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