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Weather Talk: It's not unusual for thunderstorms to create flooding
One of the trademarks of a thunderstorm is its ability to produce heavy rainfall. Some thunderstorms produce remarkably heavy rain in a very short time. It is not unusual, at once a summer and sometimes more, for a thunderstorm to produce more than an inch of rain in considerably...
12 hours 27 min ago
April 26, 2017
Weather Talk: Tactics for enduring heat waves are simple but sound
This week has been designated Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week in North Dakota. The focus today is on summer heat waves. It is difficult to imagine hot weather during a week of cold spring weather, but spring will come back eventually and will be followed surely by some semblance...
April 26, 2017 - 5:39pm
April 25, 2017
Weather Talk: Prepare for severe storms before they hit
This week has been designated Severe Summer Weather Awareness Week in North Dakota. It is an excellent opportunity to set up your designated shelter and develop your household plan in the event of a tornado or severe thunderstorm warning. This plan should include a safe place to go...
April 25, 2017 - 5:03pm
April 19, 2017
Weather Talk: 1997 experience awoke us to modern era of flooding
The 20-year anniversary of the flood of 1997 has brought back a lot of emotions for many of us who lived and worked through it. The more recent...
April 19, 2017 - 12:57am
April 17, 2017
Weather Talk: Cool mornings, warm afternoons make this spring beautiful (April 18, 2017)
Today's weather aside, we are having a wonderful spring. There have been so many days with clear, cool mornings and warm, sunny afternoons. The occasional cool setbacks have not been very cold. Even the obligatory windy days have been relatively few and far between.
April 17, 2017 - 7:26pm
April 14, 2017
Weather Talk: Lack of moisture this spring pretty typical
A few scattered thundershowers Friday night was not enough to change the fact that this has been a dry spring so far. Soils have been dry due to the lack of winter snow meltwater and an absence of general rain so far. But this is actually quite common and probably preferably to a...
April 14, 2017 - 7:30pm
April 13, 2017
Weather Talk: Make plans now if you want to see solar eclipse's full shadow
This summer, on Aug. 21, an eclipse of the sun will be visible across the United States. The total eclipse will be visible only in a narrow path...
April 13, 2017 - 7:03pm
Weather Talk: Spring snowfall amounts run hot and cold in recent years
The lack of snow this spring is remarkable. Only 1.6 inches of snow has fallen since March 1. This is the ninth-least amount of snow to fall...
April 13, 2017 - 6:15am
April 12, 2017
Weather Talk: It's been a light spring for snow
The last measurable snow to fall on Fargo-Moorhead was the 1.5 inches March 12. The only other snow since the start of March was a tenth of an...
April 12, 2017 - 7:00am
April 11, 2017
Weather Talk: We get it all in April, from thunder to snow
If someone asks about April weather, what would you think of? A lot happens around here during April, weather-wise. It is the month when trees...
April 11, 2017 - 6:39am
April 10, 2017
Weather Talk: Recent run of early 70 degree days not likely a trend
The average date of the first 70 degree temperature of the year in Fargo-Moorhead is April 18. It came 10 days early this year. Last year it...
April 10, 2017 - 6:30am
April 8, 2017
Weather Talk: Too soon to tell if wet cycle is over
Although there has been some flooding near the Canadian border, the lack of snow has again kept rivers mostly within their banks this spring....
April 8, 2017 - 2:28pm
Weather Talk: Jupiter is always a beacon in the night sky
The big, bright, whitish-looking "star" that rises in the east at sundown and remains bright as it moves across the sky during the night is the planet Jupiter. Tonight, it is at its closest point to Earth this year, which explains the brightness. Jupiter is always a beacon in the...
April 8, 2017 - 6:34am
April 7, 2017
Weather Talk: Record high for April 7 was 80 degrees set in 1988
The Fargo Moorhead record high today is 80 degrees set in 1988. This brings a wave of memories. The winter of 1988 had been quite variable, with extreme cold, frequent mild spells, and several severe blizzards in between. All the winter snow had melted off during a mild March. On...
April 7, 2017 - 6:35pm
April 4, 2017
Weather Talk: Several types of clouds added to Cloud Atlas
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has made official several new types of clouds. It is not that these clouds are new; they are just a little less common and had not received a page in the "official" WMO Cloud Atlas until this year. One of the new clouds is frequently seen...
April 4, 2017 - 6:08am