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Astronomy Update

The Summer Solstice is coming up on Sunday.  Nights will be short, but the moon is easy to spot.

Astronomy Update

Clear and warm nights will make finding planets this week easy.  A solar eclipse will happen on June 10th that some towns in our area can see well.

Astronomy Update

A Super Full Moon can be spotted tonight through any breaks in the clouds, but planet visibility will be low until they clear.

Rain Fall Amounts Evening 5/19 to Morning 5/20

  These are rainfall amounts from the Grand Forks National Weather Service Offices ...PRECIPITATION REPORTS... LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE PROVIDER 2 NE ARGYLE 6.83 IN 0837 AM 05/20 BROADCAST MEDIA 5 N ALVARADO 6.20 IN 0923 AM 05/20 PUBLIC 3 WNW…

Tornado Touches Down Near Tappen, N.D.

Tappen, N.D. (KVRR) - A Tornado Warning was issued for parts of Kidder County, N.D. around 4:45 pm Wednesday. Law enforcement and other weather spotters reported a tornado that lasted for about 10 minutes…

Astronomy Update

Even though only a sliver of moon is visible, Earthshine will reveal the whole disc for part of the week.

Astronomy Update

More earthshine, a meteor shower, and Mercury are all visible in this week's night skies.

Astronomy Update

Venus has been below the horizon for months, but this week it is visible right alongside Mars.

Astronomy Update

The Lyrid meteor shower will be visible this week with some clear overnight skies