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Americans' health, security, and economic well being are tied to climate and weather. This briefing sheet describes how NOAA is leveraging its climate science and services to help the nation prepare for the impacts of climate variability and change.
Toward a Climate Smart Nation


Red River Valley and Lake
Region Climate Information


Local Area Observed Maximum (left) & Minimum (right) temperatures


Maximum available 830 pm CDT / 730 pm CST Minimum available 830 am CDT / 730 am CDT

Temperature & Precipitation Reports


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Freeze / Frost Information Page
 Information of Interest to Area Growers
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The climate data above are preliminary and unofficial. Updated and verified climate data are available from the National Centers for Environmental Information. Please read our Legal Disclaimer here.
The recently updated 30 year (1991 - 2020) Climate Normals Information is now available.



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