SNAP TO IT! It’s another great fishing day out there with rise and set of the moon and sun lining up. We address the week to come and some fun turtle facts in today’s Outdoors Roundup.
Featured Photo: Why did the snapping turtle cross the road? We didn’t ask. She looked angry. DEO Photo courtesy Einar Bratteng.
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Sun 6/2 – Sweet Southerlies – Hi 77, Lo 52, Wind S@16
Tomorrow: Mon 6/3 – Warmer Yet – Hi 83, Lo 55, Wind S@14, G22
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Moonrise Moonset Overhead Underfoot
5:42AM 8:46PM 1:08PM 12:42AM
Moon Phase: Waning Crescent (1% Full)
EDGE HOUR: 5:30-6:30AM. Light winds, sunrise and moonrise will start off the second day of the weekend with a hot bite in our Edge Hour.
FLOSSY FACTS. Mentalfloss.com shares 10 snapping turtle facts and helps add to some legends in a quick and enjoyable read. From their role in an 18th century embargo to the tongue lure on the alligator snapper, fun facts abound!
WARM WAY OUT. The forecast for the week shows sustained warmth with just a chance for shot of rain overnight Monday into Tuesday. Highs in the low 80s will dominate the first full week of pheasant nesting season, adding some positivity.
LAST CALL! This week will be your last chance to register for the 2019 firearms deer season lottery on the NDG&F website. More than 60,000 tags are up for grabs this autumn, so get in now!