Posts Tagged ‘flooding’

Snow Water Equivalent Across the Northern Plains

As many of us already know, this winter has been a rather snowy one across the Northern Plains.  Given the flood history across the Red River Valley I thought it would be interesting to see where we are currently regarding snow water equivalent (SWE) and compare that to other years when the Red River Valley […]


The Grand Forks Feast or Famine Snowfall Pattern

If you think the weather in Grand Forks the past 5 months hasn’t felt quite right, your not the only one.  According the the National Weather Service (NWS), Grand Forks experienced the 3rd warmest fall (Sept-Nov) on record averaging around 47 degrees.  Given the cold weather we experienced in October, that may be hard to […]