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July 17, 2015
Slight Risk for Severe Weather
The Storm Prediction Center has placed parts of the Dakotas and Minnesota into a Slight Risk area for today and tonight. Strong thunderstorms...
July 17, 2015 - 5:21am
July 15, 2015
Damaging downburst: Storm that hit Brainerd area had force near a Category 1 hurricane
A supercell thunderstorm struck the Brainerd lakes area Sunday night with a force nearly matching a category 1 hurricane. A supercell thunderstorm...
News / region
July 15, 2015 - 11:46am
July 14, 2015
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Mother Nature is in charge
The skies darken. Ominous, sinister, gray-purple clouds roil overhead. Thunder soon follows. A lightning crack is heard, followed by more thunder. Winds increase quickly, dramatically—trees, bushes and man-made objects bend and crack against its will. You can feel the force,...
opinion / editorial
July 14, 2015 - 6:58pm
July 13, 2015
Storm Pictures From Sunday
Lots of beautiful and frightening storm pictures. Here are the best of the best.
July 13, 2015 - 5:49am
July 12, 2015
Severe T-storm Watch through 10 pm
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been posted through 10 pm for most of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Scattered thunderstorms...
July 12, 2015 - 3:29pm
July 11, 2015
Sticky and Maybe Stormy
Warm and humid weather has spread across the Northern Plains this weekend. Temperatures this afternoon are in the 80s with dew point temperatures...
July 11, 2015 - 9:50pm
Saturday Evening Webcast
Can't watch the news at 6? Watch my late afternoon webcast right here. Meteorologist John Wheeler
July 11, 2015 - 4:58pm
July 5, 2015
Fireworks and Lightning
Devils Lake, ND (WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV) -- Check out this incredible image! As the Devils Lake fireworks show was getting underway, thunderstorms...
July 5, 2015 - 4:03pm
Severe Thunderstorm Watch
The Storm Prediction Center has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for much of Eastern North Dakota and Northwestern Minnesota until 6:00 PM....
July 5, 2015 - 11:56am
Cloud-Ground Lightning Video
Walhalla, ND (WDAY-TV/WDAZ/TV) -- Up close video of a cloud-ground lightning strike Saturday night. This video was taken in Walhalla, ND as thunderstorms...
July 5, 2015 - 12:37am
July 3, 2015
Wildfires in Canada make for smoky skies
The haze that we have been seeing all week is still lingering around. And you're right... today's smoky skies are worse than previous days....
News / local
July 3, 2015 - 2:47pm
July 2, 2015
WEATHER: The Fourth should be sunny and warm, but chance of thunderstorms Friday and Sunday
BEMIDJI—The Fourth of July weekend forecast looks warm and sunny in the Bemidji area, for the most part, according to the National Weather Service office in Grand Forks. The weather service said Friday will see isolated showers and thunderstorms into the early afternoon for...
July 2, 2015 - 3:24pm
June 29, 2015
Notice something different about the sun and moon this morning?
I've received a lot of phone calls wondering why the sun is so red this morning. The haze over our area this morning is causing a filter to...
June 29, 2015 - 8:35am
June 27, 2015
Severe Weather Saturday
The Storm Prediction Center has placed the Red River Valley and surrounding areas in an Enhanced Risk for severe storms for this afternoon and...
June 27, 2015 - 12:46pm
June 26, 2015
This is a good demonstration of the energy released in a thunderstorm due to latent heat of condensation. The dark cloud at the bottom above...
June 26, 2015 - 8:20pm