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Armistice Day Blizzard – 1940

The Armistice Day Storm on November 11th, 1940 was a massive blizzard in the upper Midwest.  Killing dozens of people and changing weather forecasting across the nation. Chief Meteorologist Rob Kupec has a look back: Categories: Minnesota News, Weather Blog, Weather Notes Tags: 1940, Armistice Day Blizzard, minnesota

Snow Reports from Friday/Saturday Blizzard

10/11 -10/12 2019

PRELIMINARY 72-HOUR SNOWFALL REPORTS AS OF 10 AM 10/12/19…From the Grand Forks National Weather Service (Bismarck National Weather Service office totals can be found below) LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE PROVIDER LANGDON 27.0 IN 0304 PM 10/11 PUBLIC LANKIN ND 6 E 25.0 IN 0700 AM 10/12 UCOOP 5 ESE PENN 24.0 IN 0430 PM 10/11 BROADCAST MEDIA ADAMS 20.0 IN 0519…

Rain from Friday Night/Saturday Morning 9-20 & 9-21

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND 146 PM CDT SAT SEP 21 2019 …PRECIPITATION ACCUMULATION REPORTS OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS… LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE PROVIDER NORTHWOOD 8.73 IN 1005 AM 09/21 PUBLIC NORRIS CAMP MN 7.10 IN 0900 AM 09/21 COOP 3 NW BINFORD 7.00 IN 0905 AM 09/21 PUBLIC 10 W FAUNCE 6.75 IN 1130 AM 09/21 MESONET 2…

Rain Totals for Sun 8/25 and Mon 8/26

…PRECIPITATION REPORTS OVER THE PAST 48 HOURS as of 740 PM CDT MON AUG 26 2019 From the National Weather Service in Grand Forks. LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE PROVIDER 4 N TABOR 3.15 IN 0705 PM 08/26 MESONET MENTOR MN 9 W 3.14 IN 0600 PM 08/26 HADS FLORIAN MN 1 S 2.89 IN 0500 PM 08/26 HADS KARLSTAD MN 2.77…

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:…