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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
1206 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

NDZ015-121000-
BISMARCK/MANDAN-BURLEIGH/MORTON ND
46.79N 100.78W ELEV. 501 FT
1206 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT
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                      17          29          13          17           1
TEMP                      18 18 20 25 29 26 23 21 18 15 12 13 16 11  7  5  4  2
DEWPT                     13 14 16 19 21 20 17 15 11  8  4  3  0 -1 -1 -4 -4 -3
RH                        80 84 84 78 72 78 77 77 73 73 70 63 48 57 69 65 68 79
WIND DIR                  SE SE  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   4  4  5  4  5  8  8  8  9  9  9  8  9  8  6  9  9 11
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV SC SC FW SC FW SC SC B2
POP 12HR                     30          70          30           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           2           1
SNOW                          C  L  L  C  C  C  C  C                          L
OBVIS                        PF PF
WIND CHILL                11 11 12 19 23 18 14 12  7  4  0  2  4 -1 -5 -9-10-15
MIN CHILL               9    11    12    18    12     4    -1    -1    -9   -15


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          19      16    38      21    39      24    41      19    38
TEMP          11 18 18   23 36 36 25   23 38 36 30   25 40 36 26   20 36 34
DEWPT          4 12 16   19 26 27 21   21 29 28 27   25 32 28 24   20 27 26
PWIND DIR        SE       S    NW       W    NW      SW    SW      NW    SW
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV   OV B2 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60      50    10       5    20      20    20      10     5
RAIN                                       S  S  S       S  S
SNOW           L  L  C    C                S     S    S  S

$$
NDZ033-121000-
DICKINSON-STARK ND
46.80N 102.81W ELEV. 790 FT
1106 PM MST WED FEB 10 2016

DATE          WED 02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16         SAT
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                      23          31          17          22          10
TEMP                      26 26 27 29 31 30 25 23 19 17 17 18 21 18 14 12 12 13
DEWPT                     23 24 25 26 27 25 21 21 17 13 12  9  7  6  6  5  7  8
RH                        88 92 92 88 85 81 84 92 92 84 80 67 54 59 70 73 80 80
WIND DIR                   S SE  E  E  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   4  4  6  6  6  8  8  6  8  9 10 10  9 11 13 14 17 18
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     60          80          30           5          30
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.13        0.02           0        0.06
SNOW 12HR                     T           2           T
FRZG DRZL                  O
FRZG RAIN                              S
SNOW                       C  L  D  C  C  C  C  C  C              C  C  C  C  C
OBVIS                     PF PF PF
WIND CHILL                20 20 20 22 24 22 16 15  9  6  5  6 11  5 -1 -4 -5 -4
MIN CHILL              19    20    18    22    15     6     5     5    -4    -5


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          31      22    40      24    42      27    46      24    44
TEMP          19 29 29   23 37 38 26   27 41 39 34   28 45 38 30   25 42 40
DEWPT         13 21 24   23 28 27 24   25 30 29 30   28 33 28 26   24 31 30
PWIND DIR         S      SW     W       W     W       W     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         50      50    10      10    20      20    20      10     5
RAIN                                       S  S  S       S  S
SNOW           C  C  C    C                S     S    S  S

$$
NDZ044-121000-
HETTINGER-ADAMS ND
45.99N 102.63W ELEV. 824 FT
1106 PM MST WED FEB 10 2016

DATE          WED 02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16         SAT
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                      28          36          21          25          11
TEMP                      28 28 29 34 36 34 29 26 23 21 22 22 24 21 17 15 14 11
DEWPT                     24 25 26 29 30 29 25 23 20 17 17 14 11 10  9  8  8  9
RH                        85 88 88 82 79 82 85 88 88 84 81 71 57 62 70 73 76 91
WIND DIR                   S SE SE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   3  4  6  8  9 10  6  5  6  8 10 10  9 11 12 13 13 16
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     40          70          30          10          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.10        0.02           0        0.04
SNOW 12HR                     T           1           T
FRZG DRZL
RAIN                                   C  S
SNOW                       S  L  L  C  S  S  S  S  S              C  C  C  C  C
OBVIS                     PF PF PF
WIND CHILL                      22 27 29 26 22 19 15 11 12 11 14  9  4  0 -1 -6
MIN CHILL              22    23    22    26    19    11    11     9     0    -6


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          32      22    42      25    45      30    49      26    48
TEMP          20 31 23   26 40 39 27   28 43 43 35   31 48 43 32   27 45 45
DEWPT         14 22 23   25 28 26 23   25 30 31 30   30 33 30 28   25 29 30
PWIND DIR        SE      SW    NW       W     W       W     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         30      30    10      20    20      20    20       5     5
RAIN                               S       S  S  S    S  S  S
SNOW           C  C  C    C        S    S  S          S  S

$$
NDZ011-121000-
MINOT-WARD ND
48.28N 101.27W ELEV. 523 FT
1206 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT
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                      13          22           6          12           1
TEMP                      15 15 16 21 22 18 16 16 12  8  6  8 11  7  4  4  4  2
DEWPT                      8  9 10 13 13 11  9  9  4  0 -3 -5 -6 -5 -6 -7 -7 -6
RH                        73 77 77 71 68 73 73 73 70 69 66 54 45 57 62 59 59 68
WIND DIR                   E  E  E NE  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   2  3  4  4  8  9  9  9 10 10 10  9  9  6  6  8 11 12
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR                     10          40          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.03           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           1
SNOW                          S  C  C  S  S  S  S  S                          C
OBVIS                        PF PF
WIND CHILL                    9  9 15 13  7  5  4 -1 -6 -9 -5 -2 -5 -8 -9-12-15
MIN CHILL               7     9     9     7     4    -6    -9    -5    -9   -15


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          20      17    37      22    35      23    35      17    34
TEMP          12 19 20   26 36 34 27   23 34 29 25   24 35 30 23   18 32 31
DEWPT          2 11 17   21 24 25 21   20 26 24 25   22 25 23 22   18 24 24
PWIND DIR        SE      SW     W       W    NW      SE    SW      NW     S
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV   OV B2 B1 SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         50      50    10       5    20      20    20      10    10
RAIN                                          S             S
SNOW           C  C  C    C                S  S  S    S  S  S

$$
NDZ037-121000-
JAMESTOWN-STUTSMAN ND
46.93N  98.68W ELEV. 457 FT
1206 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT
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                       7          19           3           6         -10
TEMP                       7  9 11 16 19 17 15 14 10  7  2  3  4  0 -4 -7 -7-10
DEWPT                      3  4  7 10 12 11  9  8  3 -1 -5 -6 -7 -8-10-13-12-13
RH                        83 80 83 77 74 77 77 76 73 69 72 65 59 68 75 74 78 86
WIND DIR                   S SE SE  S  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   3  4  5  4  4  8  8  9 10 11 13 12 12  8  5  2  4  8
CLOUDS                    B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                      5          20          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
SNOW                                S  S                                      C
WIND CHILL                 0  1  2  9 12  7  4  2 -4 -9-16-14-13-14-16   -18-26
MIN CHILL              -2    -2    -1     7     2    -9   -18   -14   -16   -26


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          12       9    30      18    32      19    31      16    30
TEMP           5 12 10   16 27 29 23   19 31 29 24   19 29 31 28   16 28 25
DEWPT         -5  3  6   11 20 22 19   18 24 23 22   19 23 23 23   16 22 21
PWIND DIR        SE       S     W       W    NW       N    SE       N    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 OV   OV B2 B2 B1   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         40      50    30       5    10      20    20      20    10
SNOW           C  C  C    C  C  C                S    S  S  S  S    S

$$
NDZ001-121000-
WILLISTON-WILLIAMS ND
48.17N 103.59W ELEV. 604 FT
1206 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT
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                      25          29          13          19          11
TEMP                      27 25 25 28 29 26 21 22 17 14 13 15 18 16 14 14 14 15
DEWPT                     24 22 22 23 22 19 17 16 12  8  5  4  2  3  4  4  8  9
RH                        88 88 88 81 75 74 84 77 80 76 70 61 49 56 64 64 76 77
WIND DIR                   E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   3  5  6  6  8  9  9  8  9 10  9  9  8 10 11 12 13 13
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV SC SC SC B1 SC B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                     70          80          30           5          30
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.10        0.02           0        0.07
SNOW 12HR                     1           1           T
FRZG DRZL
SNOW                       C  D  L  C  C  C  C  S  S              C  C  C  C  C
OBVIS                     PF PF PF
WIND CHILL                   18 17 21 21 17 11 13  6  1  1  3  8  4  0  0 -1  0
MIN CHILL              23    18    17    17    11     1     0     4     0    -1


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          32      22    39      22    39      25    41      21    40
TEMP          22 30 32   22 34 38 24   25 37 38 30   26 40 37 28   22 38 38
DEWPT         15 24 26   22 26 27 23   23 28 28 27   26 30 28 26   22 29 29
PWIND DIR        SE       W     W       W     W       W     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         50      30    10      10    20      20    20      10    10
RAIN                                       S  S  S       S  S
SNOW           C  C  C    C                S     S    S  S

$$
NDZ021-121000-
GARRISON-MCLEAN ND
47.62N 101.39W ELEV. 590 FT
1206 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT
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                      12          25           8          14           2
TEMP                      16 17 18 22 25 21 17 16 12  8  8  9 12  7  6  5  5  5
DEWPT                     13 14 15 17 18 16 12 12  8  4  3  0 -2 -3 -2 -3 -3  0
RH                        88 88 88 81 74 81 80 84 84 83 79 66 52 63 69 69 69 79
WIND DIR                  SE  E  E  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   3  4  5  5  8  9  9  9 10 11 11  9  9  8  8 10 11 13
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC FW SC FW SC SC B2
POP 12HR                     30          70          30           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           1
SNOW                          C  L  C  C  C  C  C  C                          L
OBVIS                        PF PF
WIND CHILL                10 10 10 15 16 11  6  5 -1 -7 -7 -4  0 -6 -7-10-11-12
MIN CHILL               6     9    10    11     5    -7    -7    -6   -10   -12


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          21      16    36      20    36      21    37      16    35
TEMP          12 21 20   25 35 34 25   21 35 32 28   21 35 34 22   17 33 32
DEWPT          5 13 18   22 25 27 22   21 28 27 25   21 28 26 22   17 26 26
PWIND DIR        SE      SW    NW       W    NW      SW     W      NW    SW
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV   OV B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR         60      50    10       5    20      20    20      10    10
RAIN                                          S             S
SNOW           L  L  C    C                S  S  S    S  S  S

$$
NDZ043-121000-
BOWMAN-BOWMAN ND
46.18N 103.40W ELEV. 902 FT
1106 PM MST WED FEB 10 2016

DATE          WED 02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16         SAT
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                      29          39          23          28          15
TEMP                      29 30 32 38 39 35 30 28 25 24 23 24 27 23 20 18 17 16
DEWPT                     26 27 29 31 31 29 28 24 22 20 19 17 15 13 13 12 12 13
RH                        88 88 88 76 73 78 92 85 88 84 84 74 60 65 74 77 80 88
WIND DIR                   S SE  S NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   4  4  6 12 14 12  9  6  6  9 10  9 10 12 14 17 18 19
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     30          40          20          10          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.04        0.02           0        0.05
SNOW 12HR                     T           T           T
FRZG DRZL
RAIN                                S  S  S
SNOW                       S  C  C           S  S  S              C  C  C  C  C
OBVIS                     PF PF PF
WIND CHILL                      26 30 31 26 22 20 17 14 12 14 17 11  6  3  1 -1
MIN CHILL              25    24    24    26    20    14    12    11     3    -1


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          38      26    42      27    45      32    49      27    48
TEMP          27 37 29   27 40 40 29   30 43 43 37   33 48 43 33   28 46 44
DEWPT         19 25 26   25 27 27 24   26 30 31 32   32 33 31 28   25 29 29
PWIND DIR         S       W     W       W     W       W     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         30      30    10      20    20      20    10       5     5
RAIN              C  C             S       S  S  S    S
SNOW           C  C  C    C        S    S  S          S

$$
NDZ045-121000-
SELFRIDGE-SIOUX ND
46.04N 100.92W ELEV. 666 FT
1206 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

DATE           02/10/16      THU 02/11/16            FRI 02/12/16            SAT
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                      17          28          14          17           3
TEMP                      19 20 21 25 28 26 23 21 19 16 14 15 16 12  8  7  6  4
DEWPT                     16 18 18 23 25 23 21 19 14 10  9  5  4  3  2 -1  0  0
RH                        88 92 88 92 88 88 92 92 80 77 80 64 58 66 76 69 76 83
WIND DIR                  SE SE SE SE  E  N  N NE  N  N NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD                   4  5  6  5  5  6  6  8  8 10 10 10 10  9  9 10 11 14
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     20          80          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.03           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           1
FRZG DRZL                  O
SNOW                          C  L  L  C  C  C  C  C                          L
OBVIS                     PF PF PF
WIND CHILL                12 12 12 18 22 18 15 12  8  3  1  2  4  0 -5 -8-10-14
MIN CHILL              10    12    12    18    12     3     0     0    -8   -14


DATE           02/13/16  SUN 02/14/16  MON 02/15/16  TUE 02/16/16  WED 02/17/16
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          20      16    38      23    40      26    43      23    41
TEMP          11 20 16   24 35 37 26   25 39 37 31   27 42 36 29   24 39 38
DEWPT          5 14 16   21 28 28 24   24 31 31 29   27 34 29 26   23 28 29
PWIND DIR        SE       S    NW       W     W      SW     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         60      50    10      10    10      20    20      10     5
RAIN                                             S       S  S
SNOW           L  L  C    C                      S    S  S

$$



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