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Snow moving into eastern North Dakota today

Snow will move into eastern North Dakota today, spreading into west central Minnesota tonight. Snow amounts of 2 to 5 inches will be possible near the South Dakota border by tonight, along with patchy blowing snow. A Winter Weather Advisory is in affect for portions of southeastern North Dakota. Read More >

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Red River Valley and Lake
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Local Area Observed Maximum (left) & Minimum (right) temperatures


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Temperature & Precipitation Reports
  • Cooperative Weather Observer Reports
  • E North Dakota...NW and WC Minnesota
  • North Dakota 24hr Temp and Precip
  • Minnesota 24hr Temp and Precip
  • South Dakota 24hr Temp and Precip
  • Record Event Report
  • North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network [NDAWN]
  • Minnesota State Climatologist
  • North Dakota State Climatologist
  • Regional Minimum Maxium Temperature maps
  • South Dakota State Climatologist

    Local Drought Page
    Freeze / Frost Information Page
     Information of Interest to Area Growers
    NOAA/NWS Climate Decision Support Services

      North Dakota South Dakota Minnesota
  • Grand Forks
  • Aberdeen
  • Minneapolis
  • Fargo
  • Pierre
  • Duluth
  • Devils Lake
  • Rapid City
  • International Falls
  • Bismarck
  • NW MN Standard Precip Index
  • Minot
  • Jamestown
  • Williston
  • Dickinson

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    1981 - 2010 Climate Normals Information 30 year climate normals are available by clicking here. Quick Links to North Dakota and Minnesota

    Additional Sources for Climate Information
  • U.S. Drought Monitor
  • U.S. State of the Climate Monitor
  • National Temperature
  • NDDOT Weather Data   MNDOT Weather Data
  • Earth System Research Lab
  • High Plains Climatic Data Center
  • ND Ag Statistics Service
  • National Agricultural Statistics Service
  • MN Ag Statistics Service
  • Climate Prediction Center
  • Drought in the Red River
  • National Drought Mitigation Center
  • Midwest Climate Center
  • U.S. Climate Data and Maps