LUCK OF THE DRAW. If you’re looking to get lucky, put your name in to the ND “Big 3” lotteries for the once-in-a-lifetime elk, moose and bighorn sheep tags. In our Outdoors Roundup we check out the new NDG&F webcast previewing the process.
Featured Photo: GOOD RUN. A black crappie took this Road Runner jig with a twister tail.
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Fri 3/13 – Lucky Day – Hi 33, Lo 23, Wind N@10
Tomorrow: Sat 3/14 – Snow Starts – Hi 24, Lo 16, Wind E@15, G24
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Moonrise Moonset Overhead Underfoot
Fol. Day 10:22AM 5:12AM 5:39PM
Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous (80% Full)
EDGE HOUR: 5:00-6:00PM. Moon underfoot and light evening winds before the weather shift will start your weekend with the Edge Hour.
BIG THREE DISCUSSION. The NDG&F looks at the hunting seasons and related developments for elk, moose and bighorn sheep as part of its weekly webcast. The deadline to get in the once-in-a-lifetime license lottery for these species is Mar. 25.
INFLUX. Light geese are making the move into North Dakota per the Ducks Unlimited Migration Tracker and numbers are increasing. Check out all the information from DU employees and members on the migration map
NORTHERN SWIPE. The bulk of this weekend’s snow will likely fall between Bismarck, Minot and Devils Lake with varying amounts along the edges of the system. Strong east winds will move it around, making outdoor activities challenging, especially Sunday.