Severe Weather Report Form

*NOTICE:*    Information provided on this form may be used by the National Weather Service (NWS) for official purposes in any way, including public release and publication in NWS products. False statements on this form may be subject to prosecution under the False Statement Accountability Act of 1996 (18 U.S.C. § 1001) or other statutes.

This page is for storm report data for Western and Central North Dakota only.
If you would like to report severe weather information for other locations, please send these reports to your local NWS office. Click here to go to a national map to find your local NWS office.



We welcome your weather report.  For the information to be of maximum use to us, please submit your report as soon as possible. Delayed reports are also useful. Report any weather you feel is significant. This might include:

  • Tornado or Funnel Cloud
  • Hail
  • Strong Winds
  • Weather related damage
  • Snow amount (3 inches or more)
  • Sleet or Freezing rain
  • Blizzard Conditions
  • Poor visibility
  • Flooding, especially where water covers a road or where damage to property is occurring.

In the message box below, please enter the following:

  1. The date and time of the event.
  2. The location of the event. Include the county the event occurred, and give reference to a town.(e.g. 2 miles south of Hazen, Mercer County).
  3. A brief description of what you saw.
  4. Contact information if you want to talk about your report or if you have pictures or video.

When you are done, click on the "Submit" button at the bottom of the box.

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Thanks for your report!

John Paul Martin
Warning Coordination Meteorologist
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