FEELIN’ HOT! Welcome warm conditions return to the region as part of an extended stay as we crack 80 today and stay into the upper 70s throughout the weekend. We’ve got trail cam tips, a look ahead and suggestions for angler success from the FWS in today’s Outdoors Roundup.
Featured Photo: SMILE! A trail camera is ready to catch deer on the move near Mandan, N.D. Simonson Photo
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Thu 5/30 – Wonderful Warmth – Hi 82, Lo 53, Wind NW@9
Tomorrow: Fri 5/31 – Looking Good – Hi 78, Lo 59, Wind N@9
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Moonrise Moonset Overhead Underfoot
4:22AM 5:20PM 10:45AM 11:07PM
Moon Phase: Waning Crescent (15% Full)
EDGE HOUR: 10:30-11:30AM. Moon overhead and nice conditions will make for a good late morning bite in our Edge Hour.
COOL CAPTURE. DEO’s Nick Simonson shares tips for deploying trail cameras in this week’s installment of the Run Down at partner site Runnings.com. From accounting for sunlight to finding the best ways to get photos, it’s all possible with today’s technology.
WARM WEEKEND. A great two-day stretch is ahead, with temps in the upper 70s and relatively light winds fostering a perfect weekend opportunity to get out on the water. Don’t forget that it is free fishing weekend in North Dakota.
HOT TIPS. In celebration of the upcoming Fishing & Boating week, the US Fish & Wildlife Service has some basic pointers for new anglers, and reminders for some of us veterans. Check out all of the info in their Tips for Angling blog post.