1/20/15: Quiet

Several locations recorded a dusting of snow yesterday associated with the rising motion in the atmosphere as warmer air advected into the region.  Little if any precipitation is foreseen through the weekend.  Maximums mostly in the 10s and 20s.  Minimums staying above zero most days.  Meaning, above average temperatures for the next week.   Stuck… Read more 1/20/15: Quiet

1/8/16: January

Temperatures this morning across the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network were around 0° in northwestern North Dakota, with those temperatures likely dropping a bit more before becoming steady.  Other locations across the mesonet will also see falling temperatures this morning, steadying off, then falling this evening as Arctic Air sweeps across the region. The wind… Read more 1/8/16: January

1/4/16: Cold a Cometh

December finished with well above average temperatures with some parts of northwestern Minnesota recording temperatures around 10° above average for the month.   In rank, December 2015 finished as the 4th warmest on record in Fargo Moorhead, the 11th warmest in Grand Forks, the 21st warmest in Williston and the 30th warmest in Bismarck.  The… Read more 1/4/16: Cold a Cometh