5/28/15 Rain Totals

A slow moving cold front produced some localized heavy rain in southeastern North Dakota during the evening and overnight on May 28 into early May 29.  Below are the totals recorded at the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (NDAWN) Stations. Additional rain totals from the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) are presented… Read more 5/28/15 Rain Totals

5/28/15: Rain Update

No changes in forecast thinking.  But for today, the morning rain/thunder that is moving east, will redevelop today in especially eastern North Dakota and push into Minnesota. This projected animation from the HRRR guidance (High Resolution Rapid Refresh) seems to have the general idea of the events of later today.   Amounts mostly near or… Read more 5/28/15: Rain Update

5/26/15: Finishing May

Over the Memorial Day weekend, rain totals this past weekend were mostly near or under 0.50 inches at the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (NDAWN) stations.  The rain impacted along and south of the I94 corridor mainly on Memorial Day. If you spent the 3 day weekend in southern North Dakota or west central Minnesota… Read more 5/26/15: Finishing May

5/20/15: The Weekend Rain

It was another frosty morning in many locations with low temperatures near or below freezing in many locations across the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (NDAWN).  This appears to be the last morning with temperatures this cold in the short term and considering the time of year, the odds favor in the long-term as well.… Read more 5/20/15: The Weekend Rain