Weather Forecast

Disturbed by raindrops Sunday afternoon, the surface of the James River in McElroy Park reflects a cold, gray sky and trees whose branches have not yet begun to sprout green leaves. Kari Lucin / The Sun

Chill expected to persist this week in Stutsman County


Farmers looking to the forecast hoping for warmer weather that will allow for planting may well be disappointed this week, as the chill is expected to persist in the Stutsman County area.

“The next couple days are going to be rather cold, and the rest of the week is going to be below average too,” said Ken Simosko, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Bismarck.

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Kari Lucin
Kari Lucin joined the Grand Forks Herald as a multimedia producer in August 2014. Previously, she worked for a few years at the Jamestown Sun in Jamestown, N.D., as a staff writer, and prior to that, for about six years as staff writer and later online content coordinator, at the Daily Globe in Worthington, Minn. A graduate of Jackson County Central High School and Augsburg College, she has a bachelor's degree in philosophy and English. Find more of her writing at her blog, Oh Look, a Shiny Thing! or on Twitter at @karilucin.
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