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This week is North Dakota Winter Weather Awareness Week. Get Ready for some Snowtime!

Prepare yourself and your family for a Northern Plains Winter. The NOAA/NWS Climate Prediction Center's Winter Outlook calls for a somewhat colder and snowier winter season... with snow, ice, and bone chilling cold to affect our area - guaranteed! Check out these winter preparedness tips. Read More >

Light snow will fall across the region today, with many areas seeing 1 to 2 inches of accumulation. There is a chance for higher amounts up to 4 inches within a heavier band, however, these heavier amounts are not expected to be widespread. Look for snow to begin early this afternoon and persist into the overnight hours. Minor travel impacts are possible this afternoon and evening.
Cool temperatures are expected to persist through the weekend along with breezy conditions late Friday transitioning to windy on Saturday. A slight warm up is expected for the week ahead with high temperatures in the 40s to low 50s expected by Monday.