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Severe Weather Announcements (3)
February 23, 2016
Advances in kidney-stone treatment now featured at JRMC
Jamestown Regional Medical Center is now treating patients who have kidney stones, a leading health issue with the new urology department, with...
February 23, 2016 - 7:42am
February 2, 2016
Cramer's staff to be in Wishek, Streeter
North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer’s staff will hold mobile office hours Feb. 10 in Wishek and Steele. Mobile office hours allow constituents to receive assistance with casework from Cramer’s staff without having to visit his district offices. “I realize it's not always easy or...
February 2, 2016 - 7:04am
December 30, 2015
Climatologist: 2015 warmer, wetter than average
2015 will end up among the 15 warmest years in Jamestown history, according to Daryl Ritchison, assistant state climatologist for North Dakota. As of Tuesday, Jamestown was averaging 43.9 degrees for the year. This ranks as the 13th warmest in recorded weather history for Jamestown....
December 30, 2015 - 8:10am
October 10, 2015
Weekend could see near record high temperatures
FARGO -- Near-record warm temperatures are forecast this weekend in the Red River Valley, with temperatures likely to soar into the 80s. The National Weather Service predicts a high of 80 today and 82 Sunday. High temperatures are forecast to drop into the 50s and 60s later in...
October 10, 2015 - 8:40am
October 11, 2013
Update: Tornado watch issued for Stutsman County, high winds across the state
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch until 8 p.m. tonight for nine counties in North Dakota, including Stutsman County. Counties under the watch are: Stutsman, Barnes, Burleigh, Cass, Dickey, Emmons, Foster, Griggs, Kidder, Lamoure, Logan, McIntosh, Ransom, Richland,...
October 11, 2013 - 1:30pm
October 7, 2013
U.S. justices scheduled to consider climate change cases
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court meets later this week to consider whether to undertake a legal review of the Obama administration's first wave of regulations tackling climate change. For the second week running on Monday, the nine justices took no action on the cases, but the...
October 7, 2013 - 7:00pm
Recent precip above normal
The almost constant rainfall Friday and Saturday brought "above normal" levels of precipitation to Jamestown, a meteorologist said. It rained 1.34 inches in Jamestown Friday and .4 inches Saturday, said Patrick Ayd, meteorologist at the National Weather Service office in Bismarck. Over...
October 7, 2013 - 6:16am
October 4, 2013
Jamestown area could see a bit of snow
Bad weather is sailing into North Dakota, but the Jamestown area is likely to get more rain and wind than snow. "Right now, snowfall accumulations for you, it'd be less than a half inch," said Ken Simosko, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Bismarck, indicating any...
October 4, 2013 - 6:29am
September 27, 2013
Scientists more convinced mankind is main cause of warming
STOCKHOLM - Leading climate scientists said on Friday they were more convinced than ever that humans are the main culprits for global warming, and predicted the impact from greenhouse gas emissions could linger for centuries. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)...
September 27, 2013 - 4:00pm
August 28, 2013
No stopping when it's hot: As workers try to stay hydrated, 90s to go on
Despite 90-degree temperatures this week, people whose jobs put them out in the heat are making it work. Paul Wiest, a custodian at St.
August 28, 2013 - 7:03am
August 27, 2013
Heat prompts JPS, St. John's to dismiss early
Jamestown Public Schools and St. John's Academy are both dismissing classes at 1 p.m. this week, starting today, due to the high heat index forecast. Officials from both schools met Monday afternoon to make the decision, said Robert Lech, superintendent for Jamestown Public Schools. Lech...
August 27, 2013 - 7:01am
August 15, 2013
July sets record for dry weather
Dry conditions for July in Jamestown and Stutsman County set an all-time record, according to the National Climatic Data Center. "It didn't surprise me that it is dry," said Adnan Akyuz, North Dakota state climatologist. "It surprised me that it was a record. To my dismay, it seems...
August 15, 2013 - 6:20am
July 18, 2013
Report: Earth had fifth-hottest June on record
Earth experienced its fifth-hottest June on record, according to a report released on Thursday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The average global temperatures last month of 60.54 F (15.86 C) tied with 2006, and was 1.15 F (0.64 C) above the 20th century average...
July 18, 2013 - 8:00pm
Heat advisory takes effect in Stutsman, other southeast North Dakota counties
A heat advisory is in effect for the James River Valley this afternoon. As of 3 p.m., the advisory issued by the National Weather Service was set to expire at 7 p.m. and included Barnes, Cass, Dickey, La Moure, Logan, McIntosh, Ransom, Richland, Sargent and Stutsman counties. "The...
July 18, 2013 - 2:53pm
June 25, 2013
Flash flood watch issued for Stutsman, other counties
A flash flood watch has been issued for northwest and central North Dakota this afternoon and evening, the National Weather Service stated. "Slow moving thunderstorms with very heavy rainfall are expected across northwest and central North Dakota this afternoon through this evening,"...
June 25, 2013 - 11:48am