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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
246 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

NDZ015-151000-
BISMARCK/MANDAN-BURLEIGH/MORTON ND
46.79N 100.78W ELEV. 501 FT
246 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE           02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE
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                      18          39          23          41          26
TEMP                      22 26 30 36 39 37 32 28 25 23 25 36 41 37 36 32 29 27
DEWPT                     18 22 27 29 30 28 27 25 24 22 23 28 31 31 31 28 27 25
RH                        84 85 88 75 70 70 81 88 96 96 92 72 67 79 82 85 92 92
WIND DIR                   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                  10 10  6  9  6  8  6  8  6  6  5  5  8  6 11 12 13  9
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B1 OV B2
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.03
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                     O  O
FRZG RAIN                  S
RAIN                                                              S  S
SNOW                                                              S  S
WIND CHILL                11 16 23 29    31 25 19 17 15 18          28 22 19 18
MIN CHILL                    11    20    31    19    15    15    32    22    18
WINTER WEATH               Y  Y  Y


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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          35      23    38      27    46      31    47      27    45
TEMP          32 31 27   23 35 36 28   30 43 44 33   33 45 44 32   28 43 42
DEWPT         27 26 25   23 28 29 28   28 35 35 31   29 31 30 27   25 28 29
PWIND DIR        NW      SE    SE      SE     S       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         10      30     5       5     5      20    10       5     5
RAIN                                             S
SNOW                 C    S                      S    S

$$
NDZ033-151000-
DICKINSON-STARK ND
46.80N 102.81W ELEV. 790 FT
146 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE          SAT 02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16         TUE
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          39          25          41          25
TEMP                      31 29 30 37 39 37 30 28 25 25 27 37 41 37 34 30 28 25
DEWPT                     29 27 27 29 31 29 27 26 25 25 25 31 33 31 30 28 26 24
RH                        92 92 88 72 73 72 88 92100100 92 79 73 79 85 92 92 96
WIND DIR                   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  W NW
WIND SPD                  17 13 11 13 11 12 11 12 12 10 10 12 12 16 16 13 13 11
CLOUDS                    OV B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG RAIN
RAIN                                                        S  S
SLEET
SNOW
WIND CHILL                20 18 20 28 32 29 20 18 14 15 17 29 34 28 23 20 16 14
MIN CHILL                    18    19    29    18    14    15    28    20    14


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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    44      30    51      32    47      29    48
TEMP          33 34 31   26 41 42 34   32 48 50 41   32 45 44 32   31 47 43
DEWPT         27 29 29   26 32 32 31   30 34 34 32   27 28 28 27   25 27 26
PWIND DIR         W       S     S      SE     S       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV   B2 B1 SC B1   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      20     5       5     5      20    10       5     5
RAIN              C                              S    S
SNOW              C  S                                S

$$
NDZ044-151000-
HETTINGER-ADAMS ND
45.99N 102.63W ELEV. 824 FT
146 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE          SAT 02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16         TUE
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                      24          41          25          44          26
TEMP                      33 28 31 39 41 38 31 27 25 25 28 39 44 40 34 32 29 26
DEWPT                     30 26 27 31 32 30 27 26 25 24 26 32 34 32 30 27 26 24
RH                        89 92 85 73 70 73 85 96100 96 92 76 68 73 85 81 88 92
WIND DIR                  NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  W NW
WIND SPD                  16 12 11 13 12 11 10  9  9  9  9 11 13 14 14 12 13 12
CLOUDS                    B2 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC B1 OV B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                      0          20           5          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG RAIN
RAIN                                   S                    C  C  S
SLEET
SNOW                                                                 S        S
WIND CHILL                22 17 22 31 34 31 22 17 16 16 19 32 37 31 24 22 19 15
MIN CHILL                    17    19    31    17    16    16    31    22    15


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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          41      27    46      30    55      33    50      29    50
TEMP          36 36 30   27 43 44 35   32 51 53 41   33 49 46 35   30 48 45
DEWPT         28 29 30   27 33 33 31   30 34 35 31   27 28 28 27   25 25 24
PWIND DIR         W       S    SW      SE    SW       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 SC B1   B2 B1 SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         30      20     5       5     5      20    10       5     5
RAIN              C  S                           S    S
SNOW           S  C  S                                S

$$
NDZ011-151000-
MINOT-WARD ND
48.28N 101.27W ELEV. 523 FT
246 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE           02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE
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          36          24          37          23
TEMP                      22 26 29 34 36 33 30 29 28 25 25 33 37 34 31 29 27 24
DEWPT                     16 20 24 27 28 26 24 24 23 21 21 25 29 28 27 24 23 21
RH                        77 78 81 75 72 75 78 81 81 84 84 72 72 78 85 81 85 88
WIND DIR                  SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                  11 11  6  9  8  9 10 10 11 10  9  9  9  9 14 12 12  9
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV
POP 12HR                     30          10           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0        0.01
SNOW 12HR                     T       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                     O  O
FRZG RAIN                  S
SNOW                                                              S
WIND CHILL                10 15 22 27 30 25 21 20 17 15 15 25 30 26 21 19 16 15
MIN CHILL                    10    19    25    20    15    14    26    19    15
WINTER WEATH               Y  Y  Y


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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          30      19    35      27    42      32    44      27    42
TEMP          27 24 21   21 33 34 30   29 41 39 37   32 43 41 32   28 41 39
DEWPT         21 20 21   19 25 26 26   27 32 31 31   28 29 28 25   23 27 28
PWIND DIR        NE      SE     S      SE    SE      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20      30     5       5     5      30    10       5    10
RAIN                                             C    C
SNOW              S  C    S                           C

$$
NDZ037-151000-
JAMESTOWN-STUTSMAN ND
46.93N  98.68W ELEV. 457 FT
246 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE           02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE
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                       9          31          20          34          21
TEMP                      14 17 20 26 31 28 22 20 22 20 22 30 34 31 30 29 26 22
DEWPT                     10 13 16 21 25 23 22 20 21 20 22 25 27 26 26 25 23 21
RH                        84 84 84 81 78 81100100 96100100 81 75 81 85 85 88 96
WIND DIR                   S  S  S  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD                  18 16  9 10  9  6  8  9 10 10 10 10  9  5  8 12 16 11
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     90          50           5           5          30
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.01           0           0        0.04
SNOW 12HR                     2           T       00-00
FRZG RAIN                     S
SNOW                       L  C  S                                C  C  C
WIND CHILL                -3  2  9 16 23 21 12 10 11  9 11 21 27    23 18 14 11
MIN CHILL                    -4     5    19    10     9     9    24    18    11
WINTER WEATH               Y  Y  Y


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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          26      12    28      21    39      29    40      24    39
TEMP          24 19 16   14 24 28 26   23 37 38 33   30 40 37 30   25 38 35
DEWPT         20 17 15   13 19 21 22   23 31 32 30   29 29 29 25   22 27 27
PWIND DIR         N      SE     S      SE    SE      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B2   OV OV B2 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10      20    10       5     5      10    10       5     5
SNOW                 S    S

$$
NDZ001-151000-
WILLISTON-WILLIAMS ND
48.17N 103.59W ELEV. 604 FT
246 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE           02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE
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          36          22          39          24
TEMP                      29 26 26 33 36 36 30 26 23 22 24 35 39 38 33 31 27 25
DEWPT                     26 24 23 28 30 28 25 23 22 21 23 28 31 30 28 27 25 24
RH                        88 92 88 82 79 72 81 88 96 96 96 75 73 73 82 85 92 96
WIND DIR                   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                  11  9  5  8  8  9  8  6  6  5  5  8 11 12 12 12 10  8
CLOUDS                    B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG RAIN
SLEET
SNOW
WIND CHILL                19 17 19 26 30 29 22 18 15 15 17 29 32 30 24 21 17 16
MIN CHILL                    17    18    28    18    15    15    30    21    16


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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          36      23    40      29    46      31    44      27    44
TEMP          31 34 29   23 35 40 33   30 42 46 39   31 42 42 31   28 41 43
DEWPT         26 29 27   23 29 31 30   29 33 34 32   28 29 29 28   25 28 29
PWIND DIR        SW      SE    SE      SE     S       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    BZ      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5      20    10       5    10
RAIN                                             S    S
SNOW                                                  S

$$
NDZ021-151000-
GARRISON-MCLEAN ND
47.62N 101.39W ELEV. 590 FT
246 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE           02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE
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                      15          35          22          37          23
TEMP                      21 25 29 33 35 33 28 25 23 22 25 32 37 34 32 29 26 24
DEWPT                     21 23 26 29 30 28 25 24 22 21 22 27 30 29 28 26 24 23
RH                       100 92 88 85 82 82 88 96 96 96 88 81 75 82 85 88 92 96
WIND DIR                   W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD                  11 12  9 10  8  8 10  9 10 10  8  9  9 10 14 13 12 10
CLOUDS                    OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 OV OV OV B2 B2 OV OV
POP 12HR                     10           5           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                  O  O  O
SNOW
WIND CHILL                 9 14 20 25 28 26 19 15 13 11 16 24 30 27 22 19 14 14
MIN CHILL                     9    18    26    15    11    12    27    19    14
WINTER WEATH               Y  Y  Y


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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      20    37      26    42      29    43      25    42
TEMP          28 28 23   20 33 36 27   29 41 40 34   29 40 41 30   26 40 40
DEWPT         24 24 23   20 27 29 27   27 33 34 31   28 29 29 26   24 27 28
PWIND DIR        NW      SE     S      SE     S       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR         20      30     5       5     5      30    10       5    10
RAIN                                             C
SNOW              S  C    S                      C    C

$$
NDZ043-151000-
BOWMAN-BOWMAN ND
46.18N 103.40W ELEV. 902 FT
146 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE          SAT 02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16         TUE
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          41          27          43          26
TEMP                      32 30 32 39 41 39 32 30 27 27 30 40 43 38 35 32 29 26
DEWPT                     29 27 27 31 31 30 27 26 26 25 27 33 34 33 30 28 27 25
RH                        88 88 81 73 67 70 81 85 96 92 88 76 70 82 82 85 92 96
WIND DIR                   W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD                  18 14 12 13 13 12 11 11 11 10 10 13 17 16 14 14 14 12
CLOUDS                    B1 B1 B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B1 SC B1
POP 12HR                      0          20           5          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                   S                    C  C     S
SLEET
SNOW                                                                 S        S
WIND CHILL                20 19 23 31 33 31 22 21 17 18 21 32 35 29 25 21 18 15
MIN CHILL                    19    20    31    21    17    18    29    21    15


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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          42      28    49      32    55      33    50      30    50
TEMP          37 37 31   29 45 47 36   34 53 51 40   33 48 47 35   32 49 45
DEWPT         28 30 30   29 34 33 31   30 34 35 31   27 28 27 26   26 25 24
PWIND DIR         W      SW    SW      SE    SW       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2   B2 B1 SC B1   B1 B1 SC B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      10     5       0     5      20    10       5     5
RAIN           S  C                              S    S
SNOW           S  C                                   S

$$
NDZ045-151000-
SELFRIDGE-SIOUX ND
46.04N 100.92W ELEV. 666 FT
246 AM CST SUN FEB 14 2016

DATE           02/13/16      SUN 02/14/16            MON 02/15/16            TUE
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                      18          37          24          42          26
TEMP                      25 29 30 34 37 37 31 27 26 24 26 38 42 41 38 32 31 28
DEWPT                     24 27 28 30 32 30 29 26 26 24 25 29 32 33 32 30 28 26
RH                        96 92 92 85 82 75 92 96100100 96 70 67 73 79 92 88 92
WIND DIR                   W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   9 12 10  9  8  9  9  9  9  9  9  9 10 10 13 14 13 11
CLOUDS                    OV OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                     10           5           5          20          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.01        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                  O  O  O
RAIN                                                        S  S  C  C
SNOW
WIND CHILL                16 19 21 27 31 30 24 18 17 15 17 31 36 34 29 22 20 18
MIN CHILL                    16    20    28    18    15    14    34    22    18
WINTER WEATH               Y  Y  Y


DATE           02/16/16  WED 02/17/16  THU 02/18/16  FRI 02/19/16  SAT 02/20/16
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          36      23    39      27    48      32    47      27    46
TEMP          33 33 28   23 36 38 29   30 44 47 37   33 46 44 33   28 43 44
DEWPT         28 28 27   23 31 30 29   30 35 36 32   29 31 30 28   26 29 30
PWIND DIR         W      SE     S      SE     S      SW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 OV   B2 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10      20     5       5     5      20    10       5     5
RAIN                                             S    S
SNOW                 S    S                           S

$$


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