Special Weather Statement issued July 23 at 1:07AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 106 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of strong thunderstorms over Waukon, or 39 miles north of Detroit Lakes, moving southeast at 20 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 40 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 23 at 1:07AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued July 23 at 12:25AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 1225 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a cluster of strong thunderstorms over northwestern White Earth Nation, or 43 miles north of Detroit Lakes, moving southeast at 25 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 40 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 23 at 12:25AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued July 22 at 10:28PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 1028 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Huot, or 19 miles southwest of Thief River Falls, moving south at 20 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 40 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 22 at 10:28PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued July 22 at 2:52PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Showers and thunderstorms have developed across the northern Red River Valley. Conditions are favorable for funnel clouds with any thunderstorm that develops. These types of funnel clouds are usually short lived, however, they can and occasionally do touch the ground and cause minor damage. Therefore, if you see a funnel cloud, take cover immediately.

Special Weather Statement issued July 21 at 6:17AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Areas of fog occasionally reducing visibility as low as one- quarter mile have developed mainly along and north of Highway 200. Travelers should be prepared for rapidly deteriorating visibility, and to use extra caution at intersections, railroad crossings, and school bus stops. The fog is expected to improve by around 9am.

Special Weather Statement issued July 20 at 3:30PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 330 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Pinecreek, or 12 miles northwest of Roseau, moving southwest at 20 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 40 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation is possible.… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 20 at 3:30PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued July 14 at 7:32AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Areas of fog occasionally reducing visibility to around one- quarter mile have developed across the eastern Red River Valley in Minnesota. Travelers should be prepared for rapidly deteriorating visibility, and to use extra caution at intersections, railroad crossings, and school bus stops. The fog is expected to improve by 9 AM.

Special Weather Statement issued July 13 at 6:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 659 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over northwestern White Earth Nation, or 44 miles south of Thief River Falls, moving east at 30 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 40 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 13 at 6:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued July 13 at 7:22AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 722 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 7 miles west of Caribou, or 39 miles west of Roseau, moving northeast at 20 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 13 at 7:22AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued July 6 at 10:55PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 1055 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Maple Bay, or 32 miles south of Thief River Falls, moving north at 10 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 40 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 6 at 10:55PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued July 6 at 6:14PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 614 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm capable of producing a landspout over southeastern White Earth Nation, or 26 miles northeast of Detroit Lakes, moving northeast at 20 mph. HAZARD…Landspouts, wind gusts up to 40 mph, and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Minor damage to outdoor objects is possible. Gusty winds… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued July 6 at 6:14PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 5:48PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 548 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Viking, or 12 miles northwest of Thief River Falls, moving east at 35 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 5:48PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 9:36AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

South winds at 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph can be expected along the Canadian border over northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota through the late morning. These strong winds are not associated with severe thunderstorms, but occasionally occur after the passage of thunderstorms and may last for up to an… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 9:36AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 8:43AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 842 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Leroy to Manvel. Movement was east at 30 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Thief River Falls, Grafton, Warren, Cavalier, Hallock,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued June 24 at 8:43AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Flood Watch issued June 18 at 5:24AM CDT until June 19 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Flash flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues to be possible. * WHERE…Portions of Minnesota, including the following areas, Clay, East Becker, East Marshall, East Otter Tail, East Polk, Grant, Hubbard, Lake Of The Woods, Mahnomen, Norman, North Beltrami, North Clearwater, Pennington, Red Lake, Roseau, South Beltrami, South Clearwater, Wadena, West Becker, West Otter Tail,… Continue reading Flood Watch issued June 18 at 5:24AM CDT until June 19 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:06PM CDT until June 19 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

There is potential for localized flash flooding this evening into early Tuesday within eastern North Dakota into northwest and west-central Minnesota. Most areas will see 1 to 3 inches of rainfall, with localized areas of 4 to 5 inches of rainfall. Confidence remains low at this point where flash flooding will occur, but will be… Continue reading Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:06PM CDT until June 19 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:07AM CDT until June 19 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Confidence is low at this point in where flash flooding will occur. Regardless of the threat for flash flooding, prepare for at least heavy rainfall with the potential for specific regions to experience flash flooding, similar to our banded snowfall events. Not everyone will see flash flooding. All it takes is the wrong location for… Continue reading Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:07AM CDT until June 19 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 6:37AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 636 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Wylie, or 12 miles southwest of Thief River Falls, moving east at 50 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 40 mph and pea size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 6:37AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:40AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 540 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Hatton, or 23 miles southwest of Grand Forks, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Grand Forks, Mayville, Thompson, Hatton, Fisher, Buxton,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:40AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:27AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 527 AM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Mayville to near Kelso to near Amenia. Movement was east at 50 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Ada, Hillsboro, Halstad,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued June 16 at 5:27AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued June 12 at 9:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 924 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Newfolden, or 18 miles northwest of Thief River Falls, moving southeast at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph and pea size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued June 12 at 9:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Wind Advisory issued June 6 at 10:45AM CDT until June 6 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…Until 8 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

Wind Advisory issued June 6 at 2:40AM CDT until June 6 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 8 AM this morning to 8 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued June 6 at 2:40AM CDT until June 6 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Wind Advisory issued June 5 at 2:14PM CDT until June 5 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Northwest winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…Until 9 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down.

Wind Advisory issued June 5 at 9:48AM CDT until June 5 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…Until 9 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued June 5 at 9:48AM CDT until June 5 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Wind Advisory issued June 5 at 1:48AM CDT until June 5 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…The Red River Valley in North Dakota and Minnesota. * WHEN…From 10 AM this morning to 9 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued June 5 at 1:48AM CDT until June 5 at 9:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Frost Advisory issued May 25 at 9:34PM CDT until May 26 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 36 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of north central and northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 2 AM to 8 AM CDT Sunday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Frost Advisory issued May 25 at 1:35PM CDT until May 26 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 35 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Mainly counties along the Canadian border in northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 2 AM to 8 AM CDT Sunday. * IMPACTS…Frost could kill sensitive outdoor vegetation if left uncovered.

Frost Advisory issued May 24 at 6:50PM CDT until May 25 at 9:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 33 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of northwest Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 1 AM to 9 AM CDT Saturday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:33PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 432 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles southeast of Key West to near Melvin. Movement was northeast at 35 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Crookston, Red… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:33PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:04PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 404 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms capable of producing a landspout along a line extending from near Thompson to near Climax. Movement was north at 25 mph. HAZARD…Landspouts and wind gusts up to 50 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Minor damage to outdoor objects is possible. Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 4:04PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Frost Advisory issued May 24 at 2:48PM CDT until May 25 at 9:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 33 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of northwest Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 1 AM to 9 AM CDT Saturday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Wind Advisory issued May 21 at 8:44AM CDT until May 22 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…North winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Wadena, East Becker, Mahnomen, Norman, South Clearwater, West Becker, and East Otter Tail Counties. * WHEN…From noon today to 1 AM CDT Wednesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 21 at 8:44AM CDT until May 22 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Wind Advisory issued May 21 at 8:44AM CDT until May 22 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…North winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Hubbard, Lake Of The Woods, North Beltrami, South Beltrami, East Polk, and North Clearwater Counties. * WHEN…From 2 PM this afternoon to 7 AM CDT Wednesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 21 at 8:44AM CDT until May 22 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:54PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 854 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Lancaster, or 42 miles northeast of Grafton, moving east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts up to 50 mph and nickel size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Minor hail damage to vegetation is possible.… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:54PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:37PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 837 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near Alvarado to near Bygland to 6 miles southwest of Cummings. Movement was east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and penny size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 8:37PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 7:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 759 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from Forest River to 7 miles northwest of Holmes to near Golden Lake. Movement was east at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph and penny size hail. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 17 at 7:59PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Frost Advisory issued May 12 at 2:07PM CDT until May 13 at 8:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Temperatures as low as 34 will result in frost formation. * WHERE…Portions of north central and northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 3 AM to 8 AM CDT Monday. * IMPACTS…Frost could harm sensitive outdoor vegetation. Sensitive outdoor plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Air Quality Alert issued May 12 at 10:39AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an Air Quality Alert for fine particles pollution. The Air Quality Index (AQI) is expected to reach the Red or Unhealthy category. * WHERE…All of northwestern and north central Minnesota. * WHEN…Until 8AM CDT Monday. * IMPACTS…Some members of the general public may experience health effects. Sensitive… Continue reading Air Quality Alert issued May 12 at 10:39AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 12 at 10:11AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to 20 to 25 percent this afternoon. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 20 mph with gusts to near 25 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through the afternoon. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread.… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 12 at 10:11AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to 20 to 25 percent this afternoon and early evening. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 15 mph with gusts to near 20 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through early evening. Any fire that does develop has the potential… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 10:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 3:23AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop into the range of 20 to 25 percent. Southwest winds are expected to range from 10 to 15 mph with gusts to near 20 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through late this afternoon. Any fire that does develop has the potential to… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 11 at 3:23AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 10 at 6:48AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop into the middle 20 percent to upper 20 percent range along with northwest winds gusting up to 45 mph. Areas in the Red River Valley are expected to see the lowest RH values and gustiest winds. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected through late… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 10 at 6:48AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued May 7 at 3:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

At 322 PM CDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over Waukon, or 42 miles north of Detroit Lakes, moving north at 40 mph. HAZARD…Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph. SOURCE…Radar indicated. IMPACT…Gusty winds could knock down tree limbs and blow around unsecured objects. Locations impacted include… Fertile, McIntosh, Winger, Gary, Maple Bay,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued May 7 at 3:24PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:11PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 10 AM this morning to 1 AM CDT Tuesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:11PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:28AM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 10 AM this morning to 1 AM CDT Tuesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 6 at 3:28AM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Wind Advisory issued May 5 at 2:19PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Southeast winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph expected. * WHERE…Portions of northwest and west central Minnesota and northeast and southeast North Dakota. * WHEN…From 10 AM Monday to 1 AM CDT Tuesday. * IMPACTS…Gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few… Continue reading Wind Advisory issued May 5 at 2:19PM CDT until May 7 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued April 30 at 8:09AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Areas of fog occasionally reducing visibility to around one- quarter mile have developed across eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Travelers should be prepared for rapidly deteriorating visibility, and to use extra caution at intersections, railroad crossings, and school bus stops. The fog is expected to improve by late morning.

Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 4:45PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* AFFECTED AREA…In Minnesota, West Polk, Norman, Clay, Kittson, Roseau, Lake Of The Woods, West Marshall, East Marshall, North Beltrami, Pennington, Red Lake, East Polk, North Clearwater, South Beltrami, Mahnomen, South Clearwater, Hubbard, West Becker, East Becker, Wilkin, West Otter Tail, East Otter Tail, Wadena and Grant. * WINDS…South 15 to 30 mph with gusts… Continue reading Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 4:45PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Blowing Dust Advisory issued April 25 at 4:26PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

* WHAT…Visibility between one-quarter and one mile in blowing dust. * WHERE…In Minnesota, Kittson, Norman, West Marshall, and West Polk Counties. In North Dakota, Pembina County. * WHEN…Until 8 PM CDT this evening. * IMPACTS…Hazardous driving conditions due to reduced visibility. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Critical fire weather conditions will continue through 8 PM today. Blowing dust… Continue reading Blowing Dust Advisory issued April 25 at 4:26PM CDT until April 25 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 12:45PM CDT until April 25 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

The National Weather Service in Grand Forks has issued a Red Flag Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening. * AFFECTED AREA…In Minnesota, West Polk, Norman, Clay, Kittson, Roseau, Lake Of The Woods, West Marshall, East Marshall, North Beltrami, Pennington, Red Lake, East Polk, North… Continue reading Red Flag Warning issued April 25 at 12:45PM CDT until April 25 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 4:18AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to around 20 percent and fuels remain dry as most grasses have not greened up yet. Despite winds under 10 mph today, the dry conditions will cause near critical fire weather conditions this afternoon and early evening. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread. For more… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 4:18AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Red Flag Warning issued April 22 at 7:56PM CDT until April 22 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

…RED FLAG WARNING EXPIRATION FOR THE RED RIVER VALLEY AND SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA… Critical fire weather conditions are no longer occurring in southeast North Dakota. However, near critical fire weather conditions will continue into this evening as winds stay gusty and RH values slowly rebound.

Red Flag Warning issued April 22 at 2:56PM CDT until April 22 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

…RED FLAG WARNING FOR THE RED RIVER VALLEY AND SOUTHEAST NORTH DAKOTA THROUGH EARLY EVENING… * AFFECTED AREA…In Minnesota, West Polk, Norman, Clay, Kittson, West Marshall and Wilkin. In North Dakota, Pembina, Eastern Walsh and Grand Forks. * WINDS…West 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY…As low as 20… Continue reading Red Flag Warning issued April 22 at 2:56PM CDT until April 22 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Special Weather Statement issued April 21 at 3:49AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND

Relative humidity values will drop to around 20 percent along with west winds 10 to 15 mph. Given the extremely dry fuels, near critical fire weather conditions are expected for the afternoon and early evening hours. Any fire that does develop has the potential to quickly spread. For more information on burning restrictions for Minnesota,… Continue reading Special Weather Statement issued April 21 at 3:49AM CDT by NWS Grand Forks ND