January 31

Our weather is so volatile and changeable here in the Fargo Moorhead area that it can be hard to know what to expect from the weather on any given day.  For example, for January 31, the average high temperature is 18 degrees and the average low is 0 degrees.  But a spot check of January…
Read More

0

A Weather Rut

It is probably safe to say that we have been in a weather rut lately.  Granted, we have had a few days of milder weather this week, but much of January was consistently below average, or like will come coming this weekend into early next week, well below average. The main storm track over North…
Read More

0

Is It Better?

This past week I was in a discussion about the weather in the past being worse than what our current generation has experienced.  Writings as far back as the 1700s have passages describing the weather being more tolerant than it was for the previous generation. There have certainly been periods when the weather has had…
Read More

0

Langdon Does New York

The New York Times did an article about Langdon, ND.  Not bad for a Times piece.  Here is the link: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/25/nyregion/25freeze.html?_r=4&scp=1&sq=Langd+

0

The Children’s Blizzard Story

A nice story on “The Children’s Blizzard” from our weekend meteorologist Rob Kupec.  He is not suggesting the wind event on Friday night will be this bad, it is just in the past this would be the type of system that would catch the pioneers off guard.  Very nice weather quickly followed by a change.…
Read More

0