Monthly Archives: December 2018
One Storm

It seems like every time we go a couple of weeks with little or no snowfall people start asking questions…

Dry

From December 1 through February 28, average precipitation in this area is only around 2” in eastern North Dakota and…

White Christmas

With the mild temperatures this weekend has melted a lot of the snow that we recorded last week. Depending on your…

South America

Yesterday I was given the opportunity to speak at the Prairie Grains conference in Grand Forks. Several individuals asked me about…

Argentina

Last year, Argentina in particular suffered from dry conditions that impacted much of their key agricultural areas.   That was not…

Quiet

Our quiet weather pattern should continue for the next week.  There will be a couple of small disturbances, but no…

Quiet Weather

Some people love a good snow storm, others hope we can get through a winter with as little as possible. From…

Cold Autumn

To use Fargo as an example, this past autumn, September through November was the 12th coldest on record.  Meaning, it…

Long Harvest

There are still crops that need to be harvested, but slowly that process is ending.  If there is any positive…

Shortest Days

Although we are still three weeks from the winter solstice our sunset times are now pretty much at the earliest…