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

Grand Forks, ND 7 Day Forecast

Detailed Forecast Tonight A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Friday Mostly sunny, with… Continue reading Grand Forks, ND 7 Day Forecast

Thief River Falls, MN 7 Day Forecast

Detailed Forecast Tonight A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 8 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Friday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before… Continue reading Thief River Falls, MN 7 Day Forecast

Crookston, MN 7 Day Forecast

Detailed Forecast This Afternoon Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West northwest wind around 6 mph. Tonight A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. Light south wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall… Continue reading Crookston, MN 7 Day Forecast

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

Snow Showers Expected Across the Region

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Tom Carson reports for trfnews.i234.me on the snow showers rolling through Grand Forks and the surrounding region on this Friday noon hour. Snow Squall in Grand Forks Location: Grand Forks, North Dakota Weather Conditions: A snow squall is observed through the UND sky cam, looking west out of Grand Forks.… Continue reading Snow Showers Expected Across the Region

Red Flag Warning: Urgent Fire Alert for Northeastern ND and Northwest MN

Red Flag Warning: Urgent Fire Alert for Northeastern ND and Northwest MN

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Today, the National Weather Service in Grand Forks issues a critical Red Flag Warning for far Northeastern North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota, signaling heightened fire danger. Here’s the latest: Alert Details: The Red Flag Warning, effective from noon until 8:00 p.m. today, warns of dangerous fire conditions due to strong… Continue reading Red Flag Warning: Urgent Fire Alert for Northeastern ND and Northwest MN

Eclipse Enthusiasts Disappointed as Weather Casts Shadow Over Viewing Opportunities

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – As the highly anticipated solar eclipse graced the skies, eager viewers across our region found themselves thwarted by unfavorable weather conditions, dampening hopes of witnessing this rare celestial event firsthand. Here’s the latest on the eclipse viewing experience: High Expectations, Low Visibility: Despite widespread anticipation, many eager skywatchers were left… Continue reading Eclipse Enthusiasts Disappointed as Weather Casts Shadow Over Viewing Opportunities

U.S. Air Force Introduces Cold Weather Compensation for North Dakota Servicemembers

WASHINGTON D.C. (trfnews.i234.me) – Today, U.S. Senator Kevin Cramer (R-ND) revealed the rollout of Assignment Incentive Pay for eligible Airmen and Guardians stationed in bone-chilling cold weather locations. Spearheaded by Cramer’s authorization committee, the initiative aims to ease the financial burden faced by military personnel serving in frigid conditions, where temperatures plummet to -20 degrees… Continue reading U.S. Air Force Introduces Cold Weather Compensation for North Dakota Servicemembers

Red Flag Warning: Critical Fire Danger Alert for Western Red River Valley

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The National Weather Service (NWS) in Grand Forks has issued a Red Flag Warning for areas west of the Red River Valley, signaling critical fire danger for Friday, April 5th, from noon until 7 pm. This warning comes amidst dry conditions and gusty winds, which significantly elevate the risk of… Continue reading Red Flag Warning: Critical Fire Danger Alert for Western Red River Valley

Winter Storm Warning Issued for Our Region

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for a significant portion of our region, with potential impacts expected to persist through Tuesday. As of 6:15 a.m., radar imagery shows the steadiest band of snow extending from Finley, North Dakota, to Park Rapids, Minnesota. While areas along and… Continue reading Winter Storm Warning Issued for Our Region

Monday Morning Recap: Traffic on Valley Road and Weather Update

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) An early Monday morning look at road and weather conditions across the region. hey everyone Neil Berg here early on a Monday morning 4:30 a.m. uh we still got dry roads up here in the northern Valley leaving crookton and route to Grand Forks on Highway 2 that’s some strong winds… Continue reading Monday Morning Recap: Traffic on Valley Road and Weather Update

Incoming Stormy Weather!

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The National Weather Service in Grand Forks is forecasting some stormy weather is on the way. well here’s a look uh west from the UND skycam in Grand Forks getting later on a Sunday afternoon you knew it was too good to last some Stormy Weather moving in this from the… Continue reading Incoming Stormy Weather!

Report on Road Conditions for Friday Morning

WESTERN MN & EASTERN ND (trfnews.i234.me) A look at road conditions across the Valley early on Friday morning. hey everyone Neil Berg here on a Friday morning it’s already whoa 4:30 a.m. come on you got to get up we got stuff to do today well we’re going to give you a little road report… Continue reading Report on Road Conditions for Friday Morning

Chilly Weather and Light Snow to Persist Across the Area

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) Cold temperatures will continue through the weekend in the Valley, along with a bit more snow. really nasty weather conditions in the far Northern Valley up in piman County early on this Thursday morning right side your screen here it’s video from a peman County Deputy on this Thursday morning now… Continue reading Chilly Weather and Light Snow to Persist Across the Area

The Christmas Eve Weather Forecast from the National Weather Service in Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The latest Christmas Eve weather forecast from the National Weather Service in Grand Forks, North Dakota. here’s the latest from the National Weather Service out of Grand Forks for your Christmas Eve forecast December 24th this released just after 3:00 a.m. uh rain transitioning into a wintry mix into Sunday Monday… Continue reading The Christmas Eve Weather Forecast from the National Weather Service in Grand Forks

National Weather Service in Grand Forks issues Winter Storm Watch

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The National Weather Service in Grand Forks is forecasting heavy snow for a wide swath of our region beginning Tuesday. well the calendar says it’s almost spring but their reality is more snow on the way at 5 15 a.m on this Monday morning look at the UND skycam in Grand… Continue reading National Weather Service in Grand Forks issues Winter Storm Watch

Get Ready for Winter: Wednesday Evening Weather Report from Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (UND.edu) Your Wednesday evening weather forecast from Grand Forks. good evening und and welcome to und’s weather update my name is peyton brown and i’ll be bringing your forecast winter is coming with our next snow system moving into night and into tomorrow and those winds will increase associated with this system… Continue reading Get Ready for Winter: Wednesday Evening Weather Report from Grand Forks

Latest Grand Forks Friday Evening Weather Update

GRAND FORKS, ND (UND.edu) Your Friday evening weather forecast from UND’s Atmospheric Sciences in Grand Forks, North Dakota. good afternoon and welcome to und’s weather update my name is shelby ibrutowski starting off right now we have our skycam to the east over campus as you can see we do have a couple of clouds… Continue reading Latest Grand Forks Friday Evening Weather Update

Brrr! Bundle Up! Frigid Weather Forecast From Grand Forks

GRAND FORKS, ND (UND.edu) Your Monday weather forecast from Grand Forks calls for a cold week ahead. good morning university of north dakota and the greater grand forks area on this february 8th my name is jared swanson starting with look outside well we have a beautiful sunrise out there for us temperature though not… Continue reading Brrr! Bundle Up! Frigid Weather Forecast From Grand Forks