GETTING WARMER. We’re headed into a super-warm weekend, with Saturday and Sunday’s highs hitting 101. On southern breezes, expect warm and windy to be the tale of the two-day stretch until things cool down into the 80s on Monday. We talk about that and more in today’s Three Things.
Featured Photo: Time Flies. The first hunting season of fall – Canada Goose Management – starts next week! Simonson Photo.
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Fri 8/10 – Summer sizzle. Hi 98, Lo 65, Wind SE@7
Tomorrow: Sat 8/11 – Triple digits. Hi 101, Lo 65, Wind S@11
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Moonrise Moonset Overhead Underfoot
5:27AM 8:47PM 1:11PM 12:40AM
Moon Phase: Waning Crescent (1% Full)
EDGE HOUR: 8:30-9:30PM. Moonset and sunset align under warm conditions for a great evening bite in the Edge Hour.
FEEL THE HEAT. Bottle the next two days up and save them for January. After this weekend’s warmth, things dip back down into the 80s for a more comfortable work week.
DRYING OUT? After a recharging set of spring and early summer rains, a slow creep of drier conditions has settled into the state. The newest drought monitor shows a sneaking curl of abnormally dry conditions creeping down the Missouri River Valley once again.
EARLY BIRDS. The Early Canada Goose Management Hunting Season starts Aug. 15. Get ready now for the first fowl season of the sum…er…autumn!