Weather for Bismarck, North Dakota
Lat: 46.81N, Lon: 100.78W
Wx Zone: NDZ035 CWA Used: BIS
North Dakota Drought Monitor
The North Dakota Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of North Dakota land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.
Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.
North Dakota Hydrologic Information Statement
Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.
000 FGUS73 KBIS 052207 ESFBIS NDZ034-035-062215- HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND 407 PM CST FRI DEC 5 2014 ...LAST UPDATE ON MISSOURI RIVER ICE FORMATION... THE WARMER WEATHER HAS CEASED PRODUCTION OF ICE IN THE MISSOURI RIVER ABOVE BISMARCK. THE RIVER HAS FALLEN NEARLY ONE HALF OF A FOOT OVER THE PAST DAY AND IS LIKELY TO CONTINUE A VERY SLOW FALL AS ICE COVER LESSENS INTO NEXT WEEK. THIS IS THE LAST UPDATE ON MISSOURI RIVER ICE UNLESS A CHANGE IN CONDITIONS WARRANTS A FUTURE UPDATE. $$ AJS