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Honoring our Firefighters
National Weather Service
November 8, 2014
Polar Vortex expected to hit North Dakota
FARGO — The dreaded Polar Vortex is coming back next week. But this is merely a new buzzword for a routine weather pattern for the area. And the lack of snow on the ground will moderate its effects. The weather system that will funnel cold Arctic air to the Red River Valley by...
November 8, 2014 - 12:05am
October 23, 2014
Experts: SD blizzard not climate change
BROOKINGS, S.D. — A study conducted by a team of weather experts determined the October 2013 blizzard that devastated parts of western South...
October 23, 2014 - 11:01pm
September 12, 2014
First freeze causes little damage to Northern Plains crops
CHICAGO — The U.S. northern Plains and far western Midwest crop regions saw their first freeze of the season but the cold temperatures were only in pockets of the belt, limiting damage to immature corn and soybeans, agricultural meteorologists said on Friday. The forecast called...
September 12, 2014 - 7:39pm
September 4, 2014
Pounded prairie: On the heels of flooding, thunderstorms destroy property in Dunn County
MANNING — Dunn County got another battering Wednesday night with up to baseball-sized hail, amid its ongoing recovery from severe flooding...
September 4, 2014 - 11:09pm
August 25, 2014
DSU shows growth despite cold start
Taking the first day of school as a hint, the weather turned to a crisp fall Monday as some southwest North Dakota students walked into the classroom for the first time in months. At Dickinson State University, Monday was a more commemorative start than the actual beginning of...
August 25, 2014 - 6:42pm
Dickinson’s August rainfall shatters 60-year record
Dickinson has set a new record for rainfall in the month of August. The National Weather Service reported Monday that the Dickinson Theodore Roosevelt Regional Airport has received 6.25 inches of rain this month, breaking the city’s previous record total that stood for 60 years....
August 25, 2014 - 12:36pm
August 16, 2014
In high waters: Rain ravages Dunn Co., other parts of SW North Dakota
Torrential rainfall in southwestern North Dakota on Friday night damaged roads, caused flooding and warranted warnings extending until early...
August 16, 2014 - 10:52pm
August 7, 2014
August rains could be good for late crops: Rainfall may cause some to lay down
Early August rainfall could be a blessing for crops that were planted later than usual, area farmers and agronomists said this week. The first week of August in southwest North Dakota — typically hot and dry — was defined by heavy rains, daily showers, early-morning fog and below-normal...
August 7, 2014 - 11:40pm
July 24, 2014
Tornado touches down in Wibaux; heading to Beach
The National Weather Service in Bismarck has issued a tornado warning for parts of Billings, Golding Valley and Slope counties. A tornado was spotted six miles west of Wibaux, Mont., at approximately 7:20 p.m. Mountain Time and was moving east at 45 mph. The tornado is a part...
July 24, 2014 - 8:42pm
June 30, 2014
Flooding across area, funnel cloud near Mott reported
The National Weather Service received numerous reports of funnel clouds south of Dickinson on Friday night, but no tornadoes touched down. “A lot of people were watching them,” NWS meteorologist Todd Hamilton said. One cloud went down about halfway, he said — “any much further...
June 30, 2014 - 10:22am
June 27, 2014
Flash flood warning issued for Medora area
Western and central North Dakota is under a flash flood watch, with parts of Golden Valley and Billings counties under a flash flood warning until 3 a.m. Friday. The National Weather Service in Bismarck issued the flash flood warning at approximately 8:50 p.m. on Thursday. Doppler...
June 27, 2014 - 10:28am
June 21, 2014
Tempers heat up in climate change debate
FARGO — For local weather and climate experts, the correlation is clear: Talking about the rising global temperatures can lead to hot tempers. It...
June 21, 2014 - 11:58pm
Climate is hotter, longer and wetter? North Dakota sees steep change in trends
FARGO — Warmer winters, longer growing seasons and wetter wet cycles: This is what climate change looks like in the Red River Valley. Over the past 124 years, North Dakota has warmed at a steeper rate than all other states except Alaska, according to the North Dakota state climatologist. Northwestern...
June 21, 2014 - 6:56pm
June 17, 2014
Western North Dakota in tornado watch
Portions of western North Dakota, eastern Montana and are in a long-range tornado watch until 8 p.m. Mountain Time, according to the National Weather Service in Bismarck. As of 4:37 MDT, much of the western part of the state is also under a flash flood watch, including Stark County,...
June 17, 2014 - 5:59pm
June 4, 2014
Update: Tornado spotted near New England
A tornado was spotted near New England Wednesday. Photos sent to The Dickinson Press showed funnel clouds appearing in the Hettinger County...
June 4, 2014 - 5:11pm