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Round 2 This Evening into Tuesday: mainly SE ND & WC MN

The next weather system will bring snow into parts of southeastern North Dakota and west central Minnesota this evening into Tuesday. Several inches are expected, with risk of heaviest snow along and southeast of a Valley City to Fargo to Bemidji line. Read More >

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February 18, 2018 Winter Storm

Published 2018-02-19

During the morning hours of Feb. 18th a quick moving winter storm dropped heavy snowfall across far eastern ND and northern MN with some locations receiving ~15". That afternoon, strong winds in the Red River Valley caused blowing snow and low visibility.

Round 2 This Evening into Tuesday: mainly SE ND & WC MN

Published 2018-02-18

The next weather system will bring snow into parts of southeastern North Dakota and west central Minnesota this evening into Tuesday. Several inches are expected, with risk of heaviest snow along and southeast of a Valley City to Fargo to Bemidji line.

This is 3 part of 3, looking back at the historic spring and flood of 1897

Published 2018-02-15

This is part 3 of 3, a video look back at the historic spring and flood of 1897.

The Historic Winter of 1896-97.

Published 2018-02-14

This is video 2 of 3, looking back at the historic fall, winter, spring, and flood of 1896-97.

This is a 3 part series looking at the historic fall, winter, spring, and flood of 1896-97.

Published 2018-02-13

Many records were set during the fall, winter, spring, and flood of 1896-97. This video series takes a look back at that event.

Here is video briefing on January 2018, with a look ahead into February and beyond.

Published 2018-02-03

Here are some statistics about January 2018, with an outlook into February and beyond.

La Nina to Continue

Published 2018-02-01

The latest CPC/IRI ENSO forecast says La Niña is here to stay for this winter with a 85-95% probability before transitioning to ENSO-Neutral conditions during the spring. Not all La Niñas result in colder than average temperatures during the winter across ND/MN, but most of them do. So far, this winter hasn't been too bad but there have been some wild swings in temperatures.

We have posted a briefing of our forecast and thoughts on the upcoming winter storm expected to impact the region on January 10-11, 2018.

Published 2018-01-09

Year End Weather & Climate Video

Published 2018-01-02

Here is weather and climate video which looks at December 2017, the year 2017 as a whole, and the outlook into January 2018.

Here is video briefing on the current cold snap, comparisons to a year long gone, and some hope for the future.

Published 2017-12-30

This video contains some interesting facts and figures about the recent cold snap.