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Winter Storm Threat Friday & Friday Night

An upper level system will move into the northern Rockies and High Plains Thursday and then move through North Dakota and south central Canada Friday into Friday night. This system will spread moisture over the area and the result will be a band of snow which will develop from northwest into central North Dakota Friday morning and then move east before weakening Friday night. Read More >

Eastern North Dakota/Northwest Minnesota
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Located in Grand Forks North Dakota

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Eastern North Dakota NWS History

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