Daily Edge for Sat. Feb. 16

WHITE WEEKEND. Snow totals will tick up tonight as a fresh four inches is expected through Sunday.   We look ahead for some relief in the mid-range forecast and see what’s on tap this in the next 48 hours in today’s Three Things.

Featured Photo:  Frosted pheasant tracks are secured in snow by cold weather. Simonson Photo.


WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Sat 2/16 – Lt. Snow – Hi 10, Lo 3, Wind E@15, G23; 4” Snow
Tomorrow:  Sun 2/17 – Snow Tapers – Hi 8, Lo 3, Wind N@10; .5” Snow


SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):

Sunrise        Sunset
7:46AM       6:09PM

Moonrise      Moonset       Overhead    Underfoot
2:38PM        5:33AM       10:36PM      10:05AM


Moon Phase: Waxing Gibbous (88% Full)


EDGE HOUR:   9:30-10:30AM.  Moon underfoot ahead of the snow will help in today’s Edge Hour.



MODERATION AHEAD? Keep those fingers crossed, but highs in the teens and twenties are predicted for the back half of next week. While we don’t trust a forecast over three days out, we’ll take any sign of hope at this point!


TOURNED ON.  On tap for the weekend are six ice fishing events spread out around the state, including the Bis-Man Reel & Rec tournament on Lake Audubon.


GET TRAINING.  While you’re waiting for spring, hit the treadmill for a monster of an outdoor run in McLeod. The Extreme North Dakota Sandhills Ultra Run Experience (END SURE) is set for Mar. 23 and is one of the state’s most challenging endurance runs with lengths of 25, 50 and 100K and a 100-miler.


Stretch your quads and Stay Sharp!



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