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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
631 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NDZ015-231000-
BISMARCK/MANDAN-BURLEIGH/MORTON ND
46.78N 100.76W ELEV. 1650 FT
631 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      26          29          14          32          20
TEMP                29 29 28 27 25 27 29 25 22 18 16 15 15 25 32 28 25 25 21 20
DEWPT               24 23 22 22 22 22 22 20 17 15 13 12 11 21 24 26 25 23 21 19
RH                  81 78 78 81 88 81 75 81 81 88 88 88 84 84 72 92100 92100 96
WIND DIR             N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  W  N
WIND SPD            18 20 20 19 16 17 16 12  9  5  4  6  6 12  9 10  6  9  5  8
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     90          30           5           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.02           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           T       00-00
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN            S
SNOW                 D  D  D  C  C  S  S                                      C
WIND CHILL          17 16 15 14 13 14 17 14 12 10  9  5  5 14 24 19 17 16 13 10
MIN CHILL        19    16    14    13    14    10     5     4    19    16    10


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          26       8    13       1    20       5    15      -1    11
TEMP          23 20 16    8 13  9  3    4 19 14  9    5 15 10  6    0  4 11
DEWPT         22 19 13    6  6  4  3    4 13 10  8    5  8  4  2   -2 -1  0
PWIND DIR         N       N    NW       W     W      NE    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         30      20     5       5     5      10    10      10    10
SNOW           C  C  S    S

$$
NDZ033-231000-
DICKINSON-STARK ND
46.80N 102.81W ELEV. 2562 FT
531 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE          MON 12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14         THU
MST 3HRLY     14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      21          28          15          36          22
TEMP                25 24 24 23 21 27 28 21 18 15 16 16 20 31 36 30 26 25 23 22
DEWPT               21 20 19 19 19 20 20 19 18 15 15 15 18 24 28 27 26 25 23 21
RH                  84 84 81 84 92 74 71 92100100 96 96 92 75 72 88100100100 96
WIND DIR            NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  S SW SW  W  W  W NW  W  N
WIND SPD            20 19 18 18 17 18 17 11  6  5  8 11 12 14 13 10  9  8  8 10
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                    100          20           0          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           T       00-00
RAIN                                                           S
SNOW                 D  C  C  S  S                          S  S        S  S  C
WIND CHILL          11 10 10  9  8 14 16  9  9  6  5  3  7 20 27 21 17 16 14 11
MIN CHILL        11    10     9     7     9     6     3     4    21    16    11
WINTER WEATH         Y  Y  Y


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
MST 6HRLY     11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          26       8    17       8    23       9    18       2    13
TEMP          22 19 14    8 15 17 16    9 22 19 13    9 18 12  9    2 11 13
DEWPT         20 17 11    6  6  8 10    8 14 13 12    8 11  8  5   -1  0  2
PWIND DIR         N      NW    NW       W     W      SE    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         40      10     5      10     5      10    10      10    10
SNOW           C  C

$$
NDZ044-231000-
HETTINGER-ADAMS ND
46.02N 102.66W ELEV. 2703 FT
531 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE          MON 12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14         THU
MST 3HRLY     14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      22          28          15          37          24
TEMP                25 24 24 24 22 26 28 24 21 17 15 15 18 30 37 31 27 27 25 25
DEWPT               20 21 21 20 20 21 21 20 19 17 14 14 17 22 28 26 25 24 23 22
RH                  81 88 88 84 92 81 75 84 92100 96 96 96 72 70 81 92 88 92 88
WIND DIR            NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NE
WIND SPD            26 25 24 21 19 20 18 12  6  4  4  8  8 12 11  9  8  6  5  9
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC SC FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2
POP 12HR                    100          20           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     2           T       00-00
SNOW                 D  C  C  S  S                                            C
OBVIS               BS BS BS
WIND CHILL           9  8  8  9  8 12 15 12 12 10  8  4  8 20 29 23 19 20 18 16
MIN CHILL         9     8     8     8    12    10     4     4    23    19    16
WINTER WEATH         Y  Y  Y


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
MST 6HRLY     11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          28      10    17       7    24       8    19       3    14
TEMP          25 21 16   10 16 15  9   10 24 18 15    8 19 15 10    3 10 14
DEWPT         22 19 13    8  9 10  9    8 14 13 13    8 13 10  6    1  2  3
PWIND DIR         N       N    NW       W     W      SE    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         50      20     5       5     5      10    20      20    10
SNOW           C  C  S    S                              S  S  S    S

$$
NDZ011-231000-
MINOT-WARD ND
48.26N 101.29W ELEV. 1699 FT
631 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      23          26          14          31          18
TEMP                26 26 25 24 23 26 26 21 17 15 14 16 20 28 31 28 25 19 19 18
DEWPT               23 23 22 21 20 20 20 18 14 12 11 14 17 22 25 24 24 19 19 17
RH                  88 88 88 88 88 78 78 88 88 88 88 92 88 78 78 85 96100100 96
WIND DIR            NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  W NW
WIND SPD            17 16 16 16 14 14 14 11  6  5  5 10 10 14 12 11  9 10  8 11
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 OV B2
POP 12HR                     80          30           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           T       00-00
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN            S
SNOW                 D  L  L  C  C
WIND CHILL          13 13 12 11 11 14 14  9  8  6  5  4  9 16 21 18 16  7  9  5
MIN CHILL        16    13    11    11     9     6     3     5    18     7     5


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          24       3    10       0    16      -2    10      -5     8
TEMP          22 19 10    3 10  4  0    5 16 10  3   -2 10  5  0   -5  6  8
DEWPT         19 16  8    0  1 -1 -1    2  9  5  1   -2  2 -1 -5   -8 -4 -3
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW       W    NW      NE     N      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5      10    10       5     5

$$
NDZ037-231000-
JAMESTOWN-STUTSMAN ND
46.94N  98.69W ELEV. 1496 FT
631 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      28          28          18          28          18
TEMP                32 31 30 28 28 28 28 26 25 23 21 19 18 24 28 26 26 26 24 18
DEWPT               30 29 27 26 26 26 24 25 23 21 18 16 14 19 22 22 22 23 22 18
RH                  92 92 88 92 92 92 85 96 92 92 88 88 84 81 78 85 85 88 92100
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S SW SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD            13 14 16 18 19 20 18 16 13 10  9  8  8 11 12 12 10 10  8  8
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                    100          60          10           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.06           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           1       00-00
RAIN
SNOW                 D  D  D  L  L  C  C                                      S
WIND CHILL          22 20 19 15 15 15 15 13 13 12 11  9  8 13 17 15 16 16 15  8
MIN CHILL        24    20    15    15    13    12     9     8    15    15     8
WINTER WEATH         Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          26       9    13      -4    15       0    10      -3     9
TEMP          23 21 16   10 11  6 -2   -1 14 11  6    0 10  5  2   -3  4  9
DEWPT         22 20 14    8  6  2 -4   -4  8  7  4    0  3  1 -3   -5 -4 -4
PWIND DIR        NW       N    NW      NW     W       N    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR         20      20    10       5     5       5     5      10     5
SNOW           S  S  S    S

$$
NDZ001-231000-
WILLISTON-WILLIAMS ND
48.18N 103.64W ELEV. 1920 FT
631 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      19          25          14          34          18
TEMP                25 24 23 21 19 23 25 21 17 15 14 18 20 31 34 30 26 20 23 18
DEWPT               21 20 18 17 17 18 18 17 15 14 14 16 18 25 27 26 25 20 23 18
RH                  84 84 81 84 92 81 74 84 92 96100 92 92 78 75 85 96100100100
WIND DIR            NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD            17 14 13 12 10 12 13  5  3  6  4 10  8 11 10  9  6  6  5 11
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV B2
POP 12HR                     70          20           0          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           T       00-00
SNOW                 L  C  C  S  S                          S  S
WIND CHILL          12 11 11  9  7 11 13 13     5  6  6 10 22 26 22 18 11 16  5
MIN CHILL        14    11     9     7    12     5     5     6    22    11     5
WINTER WEATH         Y  Y  Y


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          23       0    12       3    18       2    12      -5     9
TEMP          18 16  9    0 10  9  4    5 17 15 10    2 12  8  1   -5  6  9
DEWPT         17 13  5   -2  2  4  4    5 11 10  7    2  6  3 -2   -7 -2  0
PWIND DIR         N      NW    NW       W     W       E    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B2
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5      10    10       5     5

$$
NDZ021-231000-
GARRISON-MCLEAN ND
47.65N 101.44W ELEV. 1912 FT
631 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      22          26          14          31          19
TEMP                27 25 24 23 22 25 26 21 15 14 14 16 17 27 31 28 26 22 22 19
DEWPT               23 22 21 20 20 21 20 18 13 13 13 14 14 22 25 25 25 22 22 19
RH                  85 88 88 88 92 84 78 88 92 96 96 92 88 81 78 88 96100100100
WIND DIR             N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S  S SW SW  W  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD            19 18 17 17 14 16 16 11  6  4  4  9  9 13 11 10  9  9  6 10
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV B2
POP 12HR                     80          20           5           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           T       00-00
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN            S
SNOW                 D  L  L  S  S                                            S
WIND CHILL          14 11 10  9 10 12 13  9  5  6  6  4  6 16 22 19 17 12 14  7
MIN CHILL        14    11     9    10     9     5     4     4    18    12     7


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          24       4    11       0    18       1    12      -4    10
TEMP          23 17 11    4 11  6  3    2 17 12  6    1 12  6  4   -4  6 10
DEWPT         20 17 10    3  4  2  2    2 11  9  6    1  5  2 -1   -5 -2 -1
PWIND DIR         N      NW    NW       W     W      NE    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         20      10     5       5     5       5    10       5     5
SNOW           S  S

$$
NDZ043-231000-
BOWMAN-BOWMAN ND
46.19N 103.43W ELEV. 2956 FT
531 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE          MON 12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14         THU
MST 3HRLY     14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      22          28          16          37          23
TEMP                25 24 24 24 22 27 28 24 20 16 16 16 21 33 37 32 27 26 25 23
DEWPT               20 21 20 19 19 20 20 21 19 16 15 14 17 23 27 26 25 25 24 22
RH                  81 88 84 81 88 74 71 88 96100 96 92 84 66 67 78 92 96 96 96
WIND DIR            NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  N  W NE
WIND SPD            26 25 24 21 20 19 18 11  8  5  5 10 10 13 12 10  8  6  6 10
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 OV
POP 12HR                    100          20           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.01           0           0        0.01
SNOW 12HR                     1           T       00-00
SNOW                 D  C  C  S  S                                      C  C  C
OBVIS               BS BS BS
WIND CHILL           9  8  8  9  8 14 15 13 10  7  7  4 10 23 29 24 19 18 17 12
MIN CHILL         9     8     8     8    13     7     4     5    24    18    12
WINTER WEATH         Y  Y  Y


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
MST 6HRLY     11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          28      11    18       9    24       9    20       4    14
TEMP          23 20 15   11 17 17 17   10 23 20 14   10 20 14 10    4 13 14
DEWPT         21 18 12    8 10 11 11    9 14 14 13   10 14 10  7    2  2  3
PWIND DIR         N      NW    NW       W     W       S    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         50      20     5       5     5      10    20      20    10
SNOW           C  C  S    S                              S  S  S    S

$$
NDZ045-231000-
SELFRIDGE-SIOUX ND
46.16N 100.90W ELEV. 2375 FT
631 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      23          28          16          33          22
TEMP                27 27 26 24 23 26 28 24 22 20 17 16 17 26 33 31 27 27 23 22
DEWPT               24 23 22 22 22 23 21 19 17 16 14 14 14 20 24 25 25 25 21 21
RH                  88 85 85 92 96 88 75 81 81 84 88 92 88 78 69 78 92 92 92 96
WIND DIR             N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  W  N
WIND SPD            20 21 21 20 17 19 17 13 10  6  4  6  6 12 10 10  8  6  5  8
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2
POP 12HR                    100          40           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.03           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     2           T       00-00
SNOW                 D  D  D  C  C  S  S                                      C
WIND CHILL          13 13 12  9 10 12 16 12 11 11 10  6  8 15 25 22 19 20 16 13
MIN CHILL        17    13     9    10    12    11     6     6    19    19    13
WINTER WEATH         Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          27      10    15       4    21       6    16       2    12
TEMP          24 22 15   11 12 14  4    9 20 19 15    6 16 11  6    3  3 12
DEWPT         22 21 14    8  7  7  4    7 14 12 11    6 10  7  3    0  0  2
PWIND DIR         N       N    NW       W     W      NE    NE       N    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         40      20    10       5     5      10    10      20    10
SNOW           C  C  S    S                                    S    S

$$



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