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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
927 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

NDZ015-222215-
BISMARCK/MANDAN-BURLEIGH/MORTON ND
46.78N 100.76W ELEV. 1650 FT
927 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      30          26          30          13          32
TEMP                   29 30 30 28 27 27 26 23 26 30 26 20 18 13 13 16 25 32 27
DEWPT                  27 28 27 25 24 24 23 22 23 23 21 17 17 13 13 15 21 26 24
RH                     92 92 88 88 88 88 88 96 88 75 81 88 96100100 96 84 78 88
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S  S  S SW  W
WIND SPD                8 14 18 18 18 18 20 16 16 14 12 10  5  4  5  6 10  9  9
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     80         100          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.11        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           1           T
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN
SNOW                    C  D  D  D  D  D  C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL             21 19 18 16 14 14 12 10 13 19 15  9 10  5  4  6 15 24 18
MIN CHILL              21    18    14    12    10    15     8     4     4    18
DENSE FOG               Y


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

MIN/MAX            19    26       9    15       1    15       3    18
TEMP          23   19 26 22 19   10 15 11  3    3 13 13  5    5 15 18
DEWPT         22   19 20 18 12    8  6  5  1    1  6  7  4    4  7  7
PWIND DIR           W     N       N    NW      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR          LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10    20      20    10      10     5      10    20
SNOW                   S  S  S    S                              S  S

$$
NDZ033-222215-
DICKINSON-STARK ND
46.80N 102.81W ELEV. 2562 FT
827 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      30          22          28          17          38
TEMP                   29 30 28 26 25 24 23 21 27 27 24 20 17 18 18 23 33 38 32
DEWPT                  25 25 24 22 21 20 20 19 20 21 20 19 17 17 17 20 25 29 26
RH                     85 81 85 85 84 84 88 92 74 78 84 96100 96 96 88 72 70 78
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD               23 21 21 20 19 19 20 16 17 17 11  8  6  8 10 12 13 14 11
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR                    100         100          20           0          20
QPF 12HR                   0.14        0.08           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     2           1       00-00
RAIN                                                                       S
SNOW                    D  D  D  D  L  L  S  S                          S
OBVIS                  BS
WIND CHILL             15 17 15 13 10 10  8  7 14 14 13 10  8  8  6 11 23 29 23
MIN CHILL              14    15    10     8     7    13     8     6     7    23
WINTER WEATH            Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


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

MIN/MAX            23    27      10    16       6    20       8    23
TEMP          26   23 27 22 16   11 11 16 13    6 18 17  9   12 22 21
DEWPT         24   22 19 17 12    7  5  7  8    5 10 10  9    8 10 11
PWIND DIR           W     N      NW    NW       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20    20      20    10      10     5       5    20
SNOW                S  S  S  S    S                              S  S

$$
NDZ044-222215-
HETTINGER-ADAMS ND
46.02N 102.66W ELEV. 2703 FT
827 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      33          23          28          15          38
TEMP                   32 32 29 27 25 24 23 22 26 28 23 21 15 16 15 19 32 38 31
DEWPT                  27 27 25 23 22 22 21 19 21 21 20 19 15 16 15 19 24 29 26
RH                     81 81 85 85 88 92 92 88 81 75 88 92100100100100 72 70 81
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD               26 25 26 26 25 24 24 18 19 18 13  9  4  4  6  9 12 12 10
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                    100         100          20           0           5
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.11           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           2       00-00
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN
SNOW                    D  D  D  D  C  C  S  S
OBVIS                        BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL             18 19 14 11  9  8  7  7 12 15 11 11  8  9  5  8 23 30 22
MIN CHILL              18    14     9     7     7    11     8     5     4    22
WINTER WEATH            Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


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

MIN/MAX            23    28      12    19       7    22       9    23
TEMP          26   23 28 22 17   13 17 17 10    9 21 17 12   10 22 21
DEWPT         24   23 20 18 13   11  8  9  8    7 11 12 10    9 12 13
PWIND DIR           W     N      NW    NW       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR          LT    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           20    30      20    10       5     5       5    20
SNOW                S  C  C  S    S                              S  S

$$
NDZ011-222215-
MINOT-WARD ND
48.26N 101.29W ELEV. 1699 FT
927 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      29          24          27          15          31
TEMP                   28 29 28 27 26 25 23 22 26 26 23 19 18 15 16 21 27 31 28
DEWPT                  26 27 25 25 24 23 22 20 21 21 19 16 15 14 15 18 21 24 22
RH                     92 92 88 92 92 92 96 92 81 81 84 88 88 96 96 88 78 75 78
WIND DIR                N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  S  S SW  W  W
WIND SPD                8 14 18 17 16 16 18 13 13 13 11  9  6  6  8 10 12 11 10
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     70          80          30           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.04        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           T           T
FRZG DRZL
SLEET
SNOW                    C  L  L  D  L  L  C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL             20 18 15 14 13 12  9  9 14 14 12  8  9  5  5 10 16 22 19
MIN CHILL              20    15    13     9     9    12     8     4     7    19


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

MIN/MAX            19    24       5    10      -2    12      -1    12
TEMP          21   20 24 19 12    5 10  6  1   -1 11  9  3    0 11 11
DEWPT         20   19 17 15  7    2  0  0 -2   -3  2  2 -1   -2  3  2
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    NW       W     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC B1 SC B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10    20      10     5       5     5      10    20
SNOW                   S  S                                      S  S

$$
NDZ037-222215-
JAMESTOWN-STUTSMAN ND
46.94N  98.69W ELEV. 1496 FT
927 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      33          28          29          18          27
TEMP                   32 32 33 31 30 29 27 28 28 27 26 25 24 21 19 18 23 27 23
DEWPT                  32 32 32 31 30 28 27 26 26 24 23 22 21 18 17 16 20 23 21
RH                    100100 96100100 96100 92 92 88 88 88 88 88 92 92 88 85 92
WIND DIR               NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD                8 11 14 13 14 17 20 18 19 19 17 13 12 10  9  9 11 12 11
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B1 B1 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR                    100         100          70           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.19        0.06           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           1           1
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN
SNOW                    D  D  D  D  D  D  L  L  C  C
WIND CHILL             25 23 23 21 19 17 13 15 15 14 13 13 12 10  8  7 12 16 12
MIN CHILL              25    23    19    13    13    13    12     8     7    12
DENSE FOG               Y


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

MIN/MAX            18    25       8    12      -5     9      -3    10
TEMP          23   18 25 22 17    9 10  6 -3   -4  8  6  3   -3  9  7
DEWPT         21   18 20 18 12    7  4  1 -6   -7  0  1 -1   -5  2  2
PWIND DIR           W    NW       N    NW      NW     W       W     S
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      BZ    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR            0    20      20    10      10     5      10    20
SNOW                   S  S  S    S                              S  S

$$
NDZ001-222215-
WILLISTON-WILLIAMS ND
48.18N 103.64W ELEV. 1920 FT
927 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      28          20          26          13          33
TEMP                   28 28 28 26 23 22 20 18 23 26 19 15 13 13 15 17 27 33 27
DEWPT                  24 25 24 22 21 20 18 16 19 19 18 15 13 13 15 17 24 27 24
RH                     85 88 85 85 92 92 92 92 84 74 96100100100100100 88 78 88
WIND DIR               NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S  S SW  W  W NW
WIND SPD               14 18 20 17 14 13 13  9  9 10  5  4  4  4  6  9 11  9  8
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                    100          70          10           0          20
QPF 12HR                   0.15        0.05           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     2           1       00-00
SNOW                    D  D  L  L  C  C                                S  S
WIND CHILL             16 15 14 13 11  9  7  7 13 16 11  8  5  5  5  6 17 25 19
MIN CHILL              13    14    11     7     7    11     5     5     4    19
WINTER WEATH            Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


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

MIN/MAX            17    24       3    12       0    16       1    16
TEMP          18   18 23 20 10    3  8 12  7    1 14 14 10    1 14 15
DEWPT         18   18 17 15  6    1  2  4  3    0  6  7  6    1  7  8
PWIND DIR          NW     N      NW    NW       W     W      SW     N
WIND CHAR          LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10    20      10     5      10     5      10    20
SNOW                   S  S                                      S  S

$$
NDZ021-222215-
GARRISON-MCLEAN ND
47.65N 101.44W ELEV. 1912 FT
927 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      29          23          27          13          31
TEMP                   28 29 28 27 25 24 23 22 25 27 21 17 16 13 15 17 25 31 26
DEWPT                  26 27 26 24 23 22 21 20 21 21 19 16 16 13 15 17 22 27 23
RH                     92 92 92 88 92 92 92 92 84 78 92 96100100100100 88 85 88
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD                9 16 19 18 18 18 19 12 14 14 12  9  6  5  6  9 11 11 10
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     70          80          20           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.03        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           T           T
FRZG DRZL
SLEET
SNOW                    C  L  D  D  L  L  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL             19 17 15 13 11 10  8 10 13 15  9  6  6  4  5  6 14 22 16
MIN CHILL              19    15    11     8     9     9     5     4     5    16


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

MIN/MAX            19    24       5    11      -1    14       0    15
TEMP          22   20 24 20 14    6 11  9  6   -1 13 11  5    1 15 12
DEWPT         21   19 18 16 10    4  2  2  2   -1  4  5  3    1  6  5
PWIND DIR           W     N      NW    NW       W     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR          LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10    20      10    10       5     5      10    20
SNOW                   S  S                                      S  S

$$
NDZ043-222215-
BOWMAN-BOWMAN ND
46.19N 103.43W ELEV. 2956 FT
827 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      33          23          28          16          38
TEMP                   32 32 28 26 24 24 24 23 27 28 23 19 16 17 17 21 34 38 31
DEWPT                  26 25 24 23 22 21 20 20 21 21 20 19 16 17 16 20 25 29 27
RH                     78 75 85 88 92 88 84 88 78 75 88100100100 96 96 69 70 85
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               27 27 27 26 25 24 24 19 18 18 12  8  6  8  9 12 13 13 10
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                    100         100          20           0          10
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.10           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           1       00-00
SNOW                    D  D  D  D  L  L  S  S
OBVIS                        BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL             18 18 13 10  8  8  8  8 14 15 11  9  6  7  6  9 25 30 22
MIN CHILL              17    13     8     8     8    11     6     6     6    22
WINTER WEATH            Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y


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

MIN/MAX            23    28      12    18       8    22      10    24
TEMP          28   24 28 24 17   13 12 16 17    8 21 18 11   13 24 22
DEWPT         25   23 19 18 13   11  8 10 10    8 12 12 10   10 12 13
PWIND DIR           W     N      NW    NW       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           30    30      20    10       5     5       5    20
SNOW                C  C  C  S    S                              S  S

$$
NDZ045-222215-
SELFRIDGE-SIOUX ND
46.16N 100.90W ELEV. 2375 FT
927 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

MAX/MIN                      31          24          28          16          34
TEMP                   30 31 29 27 26 25 23 22 26 28 24 20 19 17 16 19 26 34 31
DEWPT                  30 29 27 25 24 23 23 22 23 23 20 18 18 15 16 17 21 26 25
RH                    100 92 92 92 92 92100100 88 81 84 92 96 92100 92 81 72 78
WIND DIR               NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S SW SW  W
WIND SPD               13 18 19 20 21 21 21 17 19 17 13 10  6  4  5  8 11 10 10
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                    100         100          40           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.14        0.18        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           2           T
FRZG DRZL
FRZG RAIN
SNOW                    D  D  D  D  D  D  C  C  C  C
WIND CHILL             19 19 16 14 11 10  8  8 12 16 12  9 10 10  7  9 15 26 22
MIN CHILL              19    16    11     8     8    12     8     7     6    20
DENSE FOG               Y


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

MIN/MAX            22    27      10    17       5    18       5    19
TEMP          26   23 27 23 16   11 16 14  6    7 15 17  7    7 14 19
DEWPT         24   22 21 19 14    9  7  7  4    5  8  9  6    6  8  9
PWIND DIR           W     N       N    NW      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      BZ    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10    20      20    10      10     5       5    10
SNOW                   S  S  S    S

$$






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