Author: Rob Kupec

DAMAGE SURVEY FOR 07/28/19 TORNADO EVENT

Nelson County Tornado

.OVERVIEW…A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS MOVED FROM CENTRAL ND INTO EASTERN ND THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON, AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. ONE CLUSTER OF STORMS BEGAN TO INTENSIFY OVER STUMP LAKE IN WESTERN NELSON COUNTY…AND DEVELOPED ONE OR MORE AREAS OF ROTATING UPDRAFT AND AN LARGE HAIL CORE AS IT PROGRESSED TO THE EAST. .TORNADO #1… WEST OF MICHIGAN ND RATING:…

Rob’s Ellendale Hat

Every year for Town of the Year, Chief Meteorologist Rob Kupec’s mom make some article of clothing related to the winning town. This year it is a cardinal hat in honor of the Ellendale High School mascot. Categories: Town Of The Week Tags: ELLENDALE, Town of the Year

Rain Reports From the Grand Forks NWS

For Monday July 8th

Rain Reports for Monday July 8th, 2019 HEAVY RAIN REPORTS LOCATION PRECIP TIME/DATE (INCHES) OF OBSERVATION LAT LON MINNESOTA …BECKER COUNTY… DETROIT LAKES 1.69 M 400 AM 07/09 46.81N 95.84W …BELTRAMI COUNTY… BEMIDJI 1.07 M 400 AM 07/09 47.48N 94.88W SAUM 1.37 M 400 AM 07/09 47.97N 94.68W RED LAKE 1.75 M 400 AM 07/09 47.88N 95.02W …BECKER COUNTY… 5…

Ellendale is Our 5th Town of the Year

Congratulations to Ellendale on winning Town of the Year. In the final round Ellendale defeated Hamilton 19,506 to 8,895.  Ellendale joins Badger, Fosston, Abercrombie and St. Thomas as Town of the Year winners. Categories: Town Of The Week Tags: ELLENDALE, Town of the Year

Storm Reports Saturday, June 29th

Storm Reports from the National Weather Service in Grand Forks: ..TIME… …EVENT… …CITY LOCATION… …LAT.LON… ..DATE… ….MAG…. ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. …SOURCE…. ..REMARKS.. 0750 AM HAIL 3 ESE KNOX 48.33N 99.63W 06/29/2019 E1.25 INCH Benson ND PUBLIC STRONG WINDS AND TORRENTIAL RAINS OCCURRED WITH THE HAIL. 0815 AM TSTM WND GST 2 WSW CANDO 48.48N 99.24W 06/29/2019 M56.00 MPH Towner ND AWOS…