ON THE RISE. Temperatures spike today as an awesome summer Saturday rolls out. Break out the hot dogs and the lawn sprinklers and get ready for a great one! We cover the shifts in the weather, upcoming archery events and duck dogs, in today’s Outdoors Roundup.
Featured Photo: Out of the Woods. The waning crescent moon rises ahead of the sun.
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Sat 6/29 – Smokin’ – Hi 92, Lo 70, Wind SEtoNW@14, G23
Tomorrow: Sun – 6/30 – Pleasant – Hi 83, Lo 64, Wind N@7
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Moonrise Moonset Overhead Underfoot
3:39AM 6:25PM 10:56AM 11:22PM
Moon Phase: Waning Crescent (12% Full)
EDGE HOUR: 9:00-10:00PM. Sunset with fading winds in the Edge Hour will be your best bet for great fishing.
HOT HOT HOT! Things will get toasty today, so much so that the National Weather Service has issued the season’s first excessive heat warning for south central ND! With temps over 90, and heat indices approaching 100, take the necessary precautions – SPF 50, lots of water and shade when you need it.
BULLSEYE! Get your aim sharp for hunting season and nock a few arrows in preparation for the post-holiday State 900 and Field archery tournament in West Fargo, sponsored by the ND Bowhunters Association and the Sandhill Archers.
SAY CHEESE. Delta Waterfowl’s Duck Dog Photo Contest is rolling. Check out some great pics from around the country of retrievers in action throughout all sorts of conditions and waterfowl hunting environments.