Monthly Archives: July 2018
August Leans Dry

August is the driest of the three principle months of summer.  June is the wettest with July sandwiched in between. …

Pattern Change

We have experienced over two months of mostly above average temperatures.  In fact, the first half of summer from June…

Not a 90 Climate

Long stretches of 90 degree weather in the northern plains is somewhat unusual.   Taking Fargo as an example,  since 1881,…

Windless Season

There is no doubt that we live in an area that is prone to a persistent wind.  Our flat terrain,…

Better Summer

The spring wheat crop in North Dakota is projected by the USDA to be 50% higher than last year.  Some…

High Dew Points

This past weekend, especially in eastern North Dakota most people would describe the weather as humid.  In fact, several people…

2017 vs 2018

This past winter and spring there was much talk about how dry this summer was going to be and drought…