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June 22nd - 100th Anniversary of the 1919 Fergus Falls F5 Tornado

June 22, 2019 will be the 100th anniversary of the deadly F5 tornado that hit Fergus Falls, Minnesota. This event review looks back at that historic day. Read More >

Eastern North Dakota/Northwest Minnesota
Weather Forecast Office (WFO)


WFO FGF Office

Located in Grand Forks North Dakota

NWS Grand Forks and Community

Eastern North Dakota NWS History


Meet our Staff
Management
Meteorologist-in-Charge (MIC) Ryan Knutsvig
Science Operations Officer (SOO) Tommy Grafenauer
Warning Coordination Meteorologist (WCM) Gregory Gust
Electronic Systems Analyst (ESA) Michael Lukasz
 
Specialists
Service Hydrologist (SH) Amanda Lee
Information Technology Officer (ITO)  
Administrative Support Assistant (ASA) Jeannette Ringuette 
Observations Program Leader (OPL) Bradley Hopkins
 
Lead Forecasters
Vince Godon
Jim Kaiser
Dan Riddle
Jennifer Ritterling
Daniel Robinson
 
Forecasters
John Hoppes
Brittany Peterson
Peter Speicher
Timothy Lynch
Nicholas Carletta
Carl Jones
Andrew Moore
 
Pathways Intern
Brandon Wasilewski
 
Hydrometeorological Technician
William Barrett
 
Electronic Technicians
Ed Schulz
David Masterson