Posts Tagged ‘snowfall’

The Grand Forks Weather Buffer as Explained by The Lord of the Rings

The Grand Forks weather buffer is in full force tonight.  Check out the video below of the radar loop from around 5-8 pm today (12-30-2010).  Snow looks to be over Grand Forks but is then pushed back by some force. The explanation? Let us use The Lord of The Rings to explain, specifically The Two […]


Grand Forks Weather Buffer Blocks Heavy Snow.

The Grand Forks Weather Buffer was at work once again Wednesday.  Areas west of Grand Forks received over a foot of snow while Grand Forks didn’t receive any snowfall, possibly not even a flake.  Check out the graphic below from the National Weather Service.  There’s a very impressive snowfall gradient across the region. I was […]