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Winter Outlook 2017-18

The outlook for Winter 2017-18 has been released. Overall, the odds tilt slightly toward colder than average temperatures and wetter than average conditions for eastern ND and northwest and west central MN. Drought conditions in the western Dakotas are likely to remain nearly the same over the winter. Read More >

Overview

Thunderstorms on Sunday, August 28, 2016 brought strong winds and large hail to the region once again. Additionally, a large, slow moving supercell produced at least two tornadoes across portions of Polk and Norman counties in northwest Minnesota. Excessive rainfall also fell across areas that saw heavy rains the day previous to this event, resulting in some flash flooding. Below is a preliminary summary of the event.
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