Weather Forecast


March Mania


March 19, 2020
The Red River is seen Thursday, March 19, flowing toward the Main Avenue Bridge between Moorhead and Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor play button
Red River in Fargo-Moorhead creeps upward as 'good, even thaw' continues
March 19, 2020 - 6:34pm
March 13, 2020
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A general look at the weather pattern in the second half of March, with WDAY's John Wheeler
March 13, 2020 - 4:27pm
March 12, 2020
Red River floodwaters engulf two homes in March 2009 near Woodlawn Park in Moorhead. The photo looks east from Fargo as the river eclipsed its all-time high of 40.1 feet. Forum file photoplay button
Latest flood outlook is little changed, with Fargo-Moorhead still vulnerable to a top 10 flood
March 12, 2020 - 1:40pm
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Forecasters eye potential snowstorm in Red River Valley Sunday and Monday
March 12, 2020 - 7:35am
March 10, 2020
How accurate have 'The Old Farmer's Almanac' predictions been this winter?
March 10, 2020 - 7:04am
March 9, 2020
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March 9, 2020 - 7:00am
March 5, 2020
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Relatively mild weather is on the way; WDAY's John Wheeler tells us about it
March 5, 2020 - 7:00pm
February 27, 2020
An outbuilding on the Jeff Turner family acreage near the Red River east of Gardner, N.D., flooded in spring 2019. Turner said he didn't move the camper because forecasts changed three different times and then water suddenly flooded the area and it was too late to move it. Special to The Forumplay button
Fargo-Moorhead's risk of serious spring flood dips again
February 27, 2020 - 8:04pm
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WDAY's John Wheeler looks into the long-term forecast and has some encouraging weather news
February 27, 2020 - 7:30pm
February 25, 2020
Water releases from the Jamestown Dam roll through the outlet structure. Releases from the Jamestown Dam were increased to 500 cfs at the same time releases at the Pipestem Dam were reduced to about 50 cfs. John M. Steiner / The Sunplay button
Water releases decrease from Pipestem, increase from Jamestown Dam
February 25, 2020 - 6:00am
February 24, 2020
The spring thaw outlook has improved a little
February 24, 2020 - 5:00am
February 20, 2020
WDAY's John Wheeler gives a general look at the weather pattern for the next two weeks
February 20, 2020 - 8:22pm
February 18, 2020
In late winter, snow can melt at temperatures below freezing
February 18, 2020 - 5:00am
February 17, 2020
As winter wanes, it's turning out to be near average
February 17, 2020 - 5:00am
February 16, 2020
Flood outlooks still all about likelihoods at this stage
February 16, 2020 - 5:00am