Tag Archives: North Dakota weather

Drought Update

We’ve been getting rain every few days since that first weekend in August. Note that the lawn is somewhat green instead of a crisp golden brown. I have even had to begin mowing on a weekly basis again. But it’s … Continue reading

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Come Mud or High Winds

I went to the farm yesterday to help with this ^^^. Some would say that the John Deere doesn’t look “that stuck” but it surely was. It was passing over a long patch of ground that we suspect has a … Continue reading

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The Implications of an Early Spring

It appears that winter on the plains is over. The forecast for the rest of this week is high 40s/low 50s. And next week the rains begin. Even if we were to get a storm it would likely be a … Continue reading

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Coke Zero and Cat – A Study in Calm

Joffrey is being a daddy’s boy today. He get up on my desk quite a bit, often to annoy me just enough so I give in and feed him. But the rest of the time it’s for attention or to … Continue reading

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In the Dark

Yesterday was day two of The Blizzard that Wouldn’t Leave. The weather forecast for Tuesday was that our blistering high winds would abate by nine AM. Instead they got worse. Tuesday is garbage day in this small town. Keep in … Continue reading

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Caturday – Not Fit for the Proverbial…

Today we were besieged by our first March storm. It was a barrage of very high winds and about half of foot of snow. The dogs were less than pleased to walk outside to do their business. I had to … Continue reading

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With a Head Full of Snow

We got about 4-5 fresh inches of powder in the last 24 hours and it looks beautiful. The dogs utterly freaked out because well, they’re really short and that more snow than they’re built for. Pippin can wade through it … Continue reading

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