The DeSart model released an updated forecast of the election result. It currently predicts a two-party vote share of 37.0% for Clinton and 63.1% for Trump in North Dakota. In comparison, on August 7, Clinton was predicted to gain 63.1% of the vote.
Putting the results in context
Single econometric models should be interpreted with caution, since they can incorporate large errors. At the very least, one should examine how a econometric model's results compare to benchmark forecasts.
Results vs. other econometric models
Looking at an average of North Dakota econometric models, Trump's current two-party vote share is at 59.4%. Relative to his numbers in the DeSart model Trump's econometric model average is 3.7 percentage points lower.
The DeSart model in comparison with PollyVote's forecast
PollyVote currently predicts Trump to gain 59.7% of the two-party vote in North Dakota, which is 3.4 percentage points below the results of the DeSart model. In comparison, a look at the PollyVote national prediction for Trump indicates that the actual results are 15.8 percentage points higher.