Weather Notes

5 Tornadoes Confirmed by the NWS

The National Weather Service says 5 tornadoes touched down on Friday evening across the area. The strongest was in Barnes County near Leal where winds were estimated at 108 mph and a house and farm building where damaged.  Here are…

Snowfall from April 11 Blizzard

Here are snow totals from the National Weather Service: PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND 118 PM CDT SAT APR 13 2019 ...SNOWFALL REPORTS... LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE PROVIDER ...MINNESOTA... ...BECKER COUNTY... LAKE PARK MN 6.0 S 10.8…

Snowfall Reports for 3-9-19

..SNOWFALL REPORTS... LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE PROVIDER ...MINNESOTA... ...BECKER COUNTY... 5 NNW CORMORANT 15.6 IN 0700 AM 03/10 3 ESE WESTBURY 11.7 IN 0700 AM 03/10 ...BELTRAMI COUNTY... 3 NNW LAVINIA 8.1 IN 0700 AM 03/10 5 W KELLIHER 8.0 IN…

Science Experiment - Teabag Rockets

Rockets can take massive amounts of metal into space, but warm air itself can lift up a teabag.  Learn why that works and how it ties into our weather.

Astronomy Update

Weather is not great for stargazing, but there is at least something to see if you can get a break from the clouds.  A big, bright moon will keep the sky lit…

Snow Comparison

Our recent round of numerous snowfalls has prompted questions about the chances for flooding in the spring. Last week the National Weather Service issued a statement saying that while we have a sizable snow pack in many locations, conditions are…

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