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March 1st Brings No Signs of Spring

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It looks like Mother Nature doesn't plan on giving us Spring any time soon.

It's March first and it's well below zero.

Meteorologist Michael Mathews with the National Weather Service in Bismarck says the high for today is just around ten below.

This afternoon, the warmest has been nine below.

He says the winter from December through February has been about five degrees colder than normal for Bismarck.

2014's March 1st won't break the record in 1962 of 28 below, but it still looks to be one for the books.

"The low will be possibly negative 19. That's maybe the third lowest temperature on record so it is outside the norm but I guess for North Dakota you gotta expect anything," says Michael Mathews, Meteorologist, NWS Bismarck.

Mathews says we'll see below normal temps through March, April, and even May.

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