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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
944 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

NDZ015-251000-
BISMARCK/MANDAN-BURLEIGH/MORTON ND
46.78N 100.76W ELEV. 1650 FT
944 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE           12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            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                      24          27          11          15           3
TEMP                   29 26 25 24 27 27 22 20 19 16 14 10 14 14 11  5  9  3  6
DEWPT                  27 25 22 22 21 20 18 15 13  9  5  0  5  4  5  2  5  2  5
RH                     92 96 88 92 78 74 84 81 77 73 67 63 67 64 76 87 83 95 96
WIND DIR               NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W NW  W SW  W
WIND SPD                5  5  9 11 13 13 12 12 10 11  9  8  8  8  5  4  4  4  6
CLOUDS                 B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T       00-00
FLURRIES                         S  S  S
SNOW                          S
WIND CHILL             22 19 16 13 16 16 10  7  7  3  2 -2  3  3  2 -4  1 -6 -6
MIN CHILL              22    16    13    10     7     2    -2     1    -4    -7


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          21       9    15      -2     6      -6     1     -10    11
TEMP          17 17 12    9 15  7  1   -2  6  2 -2   -6  0 -1 -8   -9  1  2
DEWPT         12 13 10    9  9  4 -1   -4 -2 -3 -5   -9-11-10-13  -13 -6  2
PWIND DIR        SW       W    NE       N    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10       5    10      10    10       5     5       5    10

$$
NDZ033-251000-
DICKINSON-STARK ND
46.80N 102.81W ELEV. 2562 FT
844 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE          WED 12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14         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                      25          25           9          17           8
TEMP                   30 28 26 24 24 25 20 17 16 12 11  9 16 16 14 10 16  8  9
DEWPT                  29 27 22 21 19 18 15 12 11  6  4  2  7  7  9  7 11  8  7
RH                     96 96 85 88 81 74 81 80 80 76 73 72 67 67 80 87 80100 91
WIND DIR               NW  N  N  N NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD                5  6 10 12 13 14 13 11 10 10  8  6  8  8  6  8  9  9 10
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                     40          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           T       00-00
RAIN
SNOW                    C  C  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL             24 21 16 12 12 13  7  4  4 -1 -1 -2  5  5  4 -2  4 -5 -5
MIN CHILL              24    16    12     7     4    -2    -2     4    -2    -5


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          24      11    17       1     7      -6     1      -7    18
TEMP          20 20 14   11 17 12  5    1  7  4  0   -6  0 -1 -6   -5  8  8
DEWPT         13 15 13   10 10  6  2   -2 -2 -3 -5  -11-11-10-12  -10 -1  7
PWIND DIR         W       W     N       N    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR         10      10    20      20    10       5     5       5    10
SNOW                         S  S  S    S

$$
NDZ044-251000-
HETTINGER-ADAMS ND
46.02N 102.66W ELEV. 2703 FT
844 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE          WED 12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14         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                      26          27          11          18           7
TEMP                   30 29 28 25 25 24 21 19 18 14 13 11 17 17 12  7  8  9  9
DEWPT                  30 29 25 23 21 19 17 15 13  8  6  4  9  8  9  7  8  9  8
RH                    100100 88 92 84 81 84 84 80 76 73 73 70 67 87100100100 96
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD                6  6 11 13 16 16 14 13 11 11  8  6  9  8  5  5  8  8  8
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                     80          80          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.05        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           1           T
SNOW                    L  D  D  L  C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL             23 23 18 13 12 11  8  6  5  0  2  0  6  7  3 -3 -4 -3 -3
MIN CHILL              23    18    12     8     5     0     0     3    -5    -3


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          23      11    19       1     8      -6     1      -7    18
TEMP          19 19 15   11 19 12  3    1  8  5 -1   -6 -1  0 -7   -5  6 12
DEWPT         13 14 13   11 14  9  3    0  0 -1 -5  -10-10 -9-12  -10 -1  9
PWIND DIR         W       W     N       N    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC B2
POP 12HR         10       5    20      20    20       5     5       5     5
SNOW                         S  S  S    S  S  S

$$
NDZ011-251000-
MINOT-WARD ND
48.26N 101.29W ELEV. 1699 FT
944 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE           12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            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                      23          24           4          11           1
TEMP                   23 24 24 23 24 24 20 15 13  8  6  4 10 10 11  3 12  1  4
DEWPT                  22 22 19 20 18 17 14  9  6 -1 -3 -6  0 -1  1  0  4  0  2
RH                     96 92 81 88 77 74 77 77 73 66 66 62 63 60 63 87 70 95 91
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD                9 10 11 12 14 13 12 12 11 11 10  9  8  8  6  5  5  5  8
CLOUDS                 B1 OV OV B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES                S  S  S  S  S  S
RAIN
SNOW
WIND CHILL             14 14 13 11 11 12  7  1 -1 -7 -9-10 -2 -2  0 -8  3-10 -9
MIN CHILL              14    13    11     7    -1    -9   -10    -2    -8   -12


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          18       4     8      -7     2     -10    -2     -12    12
TEMP          16 16 11    4  8  1 -5   -6  2 -1 -6  -10 -3 -5-11   -9  3 -2
DEWPT          9 11  8    2 -1 -4 -9  -10 -7 -8-12  -14-13-13-16  -14 -6 -2
PWIND DIR        SW      NW     N      NW    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         20      10    20       5     5       5     5       5     5
SNOW              S          S  S

$$
NDZ037-251000-
JAMESTOWN-STUTSMAN ND
46.94N  98.69W ELEV. 1496 FT
944 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE           12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            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                      24          26          14          16          -1
TEMP                   25 24 24 25 26 26 24 23 22 20 17 13 16 13  8  2  1 -1  4
DEWPT                  25 24 21 23 22 21 20 18 16 12  9  4  7  3  2 -2 -2 -4  1
RH                    100100 88 92 85 81 84 81 77 71 70 67 67 63 76 83 87 87 87
WIND DIR                W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD                6  6  8 10 12 13 12 13 12 13 12 13 12 12 10 10  8  6  8
CLOUDS                 OV B1 OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          10           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES                      S  S  S  S
SNOW
WIND CHILL             18 16 15 15 15 16 12 11 10  7  4 -2  2 -1 -6-14-13-14 -9
MIN CHILL              18    15    14    12    10     4    -2    -6   -14   -14


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          16       6    12      -6     4      -9    -1     -13     4
TEMP          15 13 10    6 12  4 -4   -5  4  1 -5   -9 -1 -5-11  -12 -3 -4
DEWPT          9  9  8    6  4 -1 -6   -8 -5 -6 -9  -12-11-11-16  -16-11 -4
PWIND DIR         W       W     N       N    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10       5    10      10     5       5     5       0     5

$$
NDZ001-251000-
WILLISTON-WILLIAMS ND
48.18N 103.64W ELEV. 1920 FT
944 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE           12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            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                      22          23           3          15           3
TEMP                   24 25 23 21 23 22 18 13  9  5  5  3 13 15 14  7 10  4  3
DEWPT                  20 21 20 19 17 15 11  7  3 -1 -2 -4  5  6  8  5  7  3  3
RH                     84 84 88 92 77 74 73 76 76 76 72 72 70 67 76 91 87 95100
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD                5  8 11 12 13 12 10  8  5  3  4  3  4  5  5  4  5  4  5
CLOUDS                 SC OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                      5          10           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES                   S  S  S  S  S
RAIN
SNOW
WIND CHILL             17 16 12  9 11 10  6  2 -1 -2 -4 -4  5  6  5 -2  0 -5 -8
MIN CHILL              17    12     9     6    -1    -4    -5     5    -2    -8


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          21       7    12      -6     4     -11    -1     -10    15
TEMP          17 18 10    7 11  5 -2   -6  3  2 -4  -11 -5 -1 -8   -8  8  4
DEWPT         13 14 10    7  5  1 -3   -7 -5 -5-10  -15-13-10-14  -12  0  4
PWIND DIR        SW       N    NE       N    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10      10    20      10    10       5     5       5     5
SNOW                         S  S

$$
NDZ021-251000-
GARRISON-MCLEAN ND
47.65N 101.44W ELEV. 1912 FT
944 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE           12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            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                      23          25           5          12           2
TEMP                   26 26 24 22 24 24 19 16 15 10  7  5 11 12 11  4 11  2  6
DEWPT                  24 24 20 20 19 18 14 10  9  2  0 -4  2  3  5  1  5  2  4
RH                     92 92 84 92 81 77 80 77 77 69 72 65 66 66 76 87 76100 91
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD                9 10 11 12 13 13 13 12 11 10  8  6  8  8  5  5  5  5  6
CLOUDS                 SC OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FLURRIES                   S  S  S  S  S
SNOW
WIND CHILL             16 16 13 10 12 12  6  2  2 -4 -6 -7 -1  0  2 -7  2 -9 -6
MIN CHILL              16    13    10     6     2    -6    -7     0    -7    -9


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          20       4    11      -5     3     -10    -1     -12    12
TEMP          18 17 11    4 11  3 -2   -5  3  0 -4  -10 -2 -4-10  -11  1  2
DEWPT         11 12 10    4  5  0 -4   -7 -4 -6 -8  -12-12-12-14  -13 -5  2
PWIND DIR         W      NW    NE       N    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         10      10    20      10     5       5     5       5     5
SNOW                         S  S

$$
NDZ043-251000-
BOWMAN-BOWMAN ND
46.19N 103.43W ELEV. 2956 FT
844 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE          WED 12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14         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                      26          27          10          18           8
TEMP                   31 30 28 25 24 23 19 17 16 13 12 10 17 17 14 11 14 14  9
DEWPT                  31 29 24 21 19 18 15 13 12  7  5  4  9  9 10  9 11 10  8
RH                    100 96 85 84 81 81 84 84 84 76 73 76 70 70 84 91 88 84 96
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD                6  8 12 14 16 16 14 12 10 10  8  5  8  8  6  6  9  9 10
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                     80          60          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.05           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           1       00-00
RAIN
SNOW                    D  D  L  L  C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL             24 23 17 13 11 11  5  4  4  0  0  0  7  7  4  0  2  2 -5
MIN CHILL              24    17    11     5     4     0     0     4    -1    -5


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          24      13    19       2     8      -6     1      -7    19
TEMP          20 20 16   13 19 12  4    2  8  6  1   -6  0 -1 -6   -5  8 13
DEWPT         13 14 13   12 14  9  4    0  0 -2 -4  -10-10 -9-11  -10  0 10
PWIND DIR         W       W     N       N    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2
POP 12HR         10      10    30      30    20       5     5       5    10
SNOW                         C  C  C    C  S  S

$$
NDZ045-251000-
SELFRIDGE-SIOUX ND
46.16N 100.90W ELEV. 2375 FT
944 PM CST WED DEC 24 2014

DATE           12/24/14      THU 12/25/14            FRI 12/26/14            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          26          12          16           4
TEMP                   30 29 26 25 26 26 23 20 19 16 15 11 16 14 14  7  9  4 10
DEWPT                  30 28 23 23 22 21 18 16 14 10  9  3  7  6  8  4  5  4  7
RH                    100 96 88 92 85 81 81 84 80 77 77 69 67 70 76 87 83100 87
WIND DIR               NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD                4  6  9 11 12 13 13 13 12 12 10  9  9  9  5  5  5  5  6
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          50          20           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.03        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           T           T
SNOW                    S  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL                22 17 14 15 15 11  7  6  2  2 -2  4  2  5 -3 -1 -7 -1
MIN CHILL              26    17    14    11     6     2    -2     2    -3    -7


DATE           12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14  TUE 12/30/14  WED 12/31/14
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          21      10    16      -1     8      -5     2      -9    13
TEMP          17 19 13   10 16 10  3   -1  6  7  0   -5 -2  1 -6   -8  1  5
DEWPT         12 14 11   10 12  7  1   -2 -1 -1 -4   -8-10 -9-12  -13 -7  3
PWIND DIR        SW       W     N       N    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B2   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10       5    10      20    10       5     5       5     5
SNOW                               S    S

$$



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