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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
306 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

NDZ015-202200-
BISMARCK/MANDAN-BURLEIGH/MORTON ND
46.79N 100.78W ELEV. 501 FT
306 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE             FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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          21          30          23          32
TEMP             19 18 26 31 30 27 25 23 21 20 25 30 28 24 26 26 24 24 30 32 31
DEWPT            13 17 23 27 26 24 23 22 21 20 24 26 25 24 25 24 24 24 25 26 24
RH               77 96 88 85 85 88 92 96100100 96 85 88100 96 92100100 81 78 75
WIND DIR         SE SE SE  E  E  E  E SE  S SE NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          2  2  3  3  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  4  5  4  6  6  8  8 10 10  8
CLOUDS           OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                     S  S  S  S  S  S        S  S  S
SNOW                                                           S  S  S
OBVIS            F+ F+ PF PF PF PF  F  F  F  F  F  F
WIND CHILL                   24    18                22 18 18 18 15 15 21 24 24
MIN CHILL        18    16    24    18    17    20    22    17    15    14    22
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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    28      18    27      17    25      13    23
TEMP          24   17 27 23 21   18 27 25 23   17 24 23 17   13 19 23
DEWPT         20   16 21 19 18   18 19 19 18   16 17 17 14   13 14 15
PWIND DIR           W    NW       N     N      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5     0      10    10      20    10      10     5
SNOW                                       S    S

$$
NDZ033-202200-
DICKINSON-STARK ND
46.80N 102.81W ELEV. 790 FT
206 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE                FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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                      31          22          31          22          29
TEMP             19 19 28 31 27 25 25 24 22 22 28 31 28 27 27 25 22 22 26 29 25
DEWPT            15 15 23 23 20 24 23 22 22 22 25 26 24 23 24 22 21 20 22 22 20
RH               84 84 81 72 74 96 92 92100100 88 81 85 85 88 88 96 92 85 75 81
WIND DIR          W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W NW  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          8  8  8  8  8  8  6  6  6  6  8  9 10  9 10 11 12 13 14 13 10
CLOUDS           FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
SNOW                                   S              S  S  C  C  S  S
OBVIS                              PF PF PF PF PF PF
WIND CHILL       10 11 22 25    16 16 15 14 14 20 23 19 18 17 14 10  9 14 18 15
MIN CHILL         9     9    23    15    13    12    19    17    10     9    15


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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            13    26      16    24      15    22      12    23
TEMP          17   13 26 21 19   16 24 22 19   15 22 20 18   12 22 20
DEWPT         16   13 18 18 17   15 17 16 14   13 13 13 12   10 13 13
PWIND DIR           W     E       N    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            0     0      10    10      10    10      10    10

$$
NDZ044-202200-
HETTINGER-ADAMS ND
45.99N 102.63W ELEV. 824 FT
206 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE                FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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                      31          23          32          20          28
TEMP             19 19 29 31 27 25 25 24 24 22 30 32 29 24 24 23 21 20 26 28 23
DEWPT            12 12 23 24 18 25 25 24 24 22 26 26 24 21 21 20 19 18 21 22 18
RH               74 74 78 75 68100100100100100 85 78 81 88 88 88 92 92 81 78 81
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW  W  W
WIND SPD          6  6  9  8  6  6  8  6  8  8  9 10 10  9 10 11 13 12 14 12  9
CLOUDS           FW FW B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
SNOW                                                  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                              PF PF PF PF
WIND CHILL       10 10 21 24    16 15 14 13 13 22 24 20 14 14 12  8  7 14 17 13
MIN CHILL        10     8    21    15    12    11    20    14     8     7    13


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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            10    24      15    24      13    22      11    22
TEMP          14   12 23 20 18   15 23 22 15   14 21 20 14   12 21 19
DEWPT         12   10 17 16 15   15 17 16 13   12 14 14 11   10 13 12
PWIND DIR           W     E      NE     N      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          LT    LT      GN    GN      BZ    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B2 B2   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            0    10      30    20      10    10      10    10
SNOW                         S    C  S

$$
NDZ011-202200-
MINOT-WARD ND
48.28N 101.27W ELEV. 523 FT
306 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE             FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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          22          31          24          32
TEMP             16 17 24 29 27 24 25 25 24 22 28 31 28 24 26 26 24 26 30 32 29
DEWPT            13 14 23 25 24 23 25 23 23 22 25 26 25 23 25 24 24 24 26 26 25
RH               88 88 96 85 88 96100 92 96100 88 81 88 96 96 92100 92 85 78 85
WIND DIR          S  S SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE  E  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          3  3  4  5  4  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  5  6  8  8 11 10  9
CLOUDS           SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                           S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNOW                          S  S                          C  C  S  S  S  S
OBVIS               PF PF PF       PF PF PF PF  F  F
WIND CHILL       10    18 23       18 18                18 19 18 15 18 20 24 20
MIN CHILL        10     9    19    18    17    17    23    18    15    15    20


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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    30      19    27      18    25      15    24
TEMP          25   23 30 23 23   19 27 24 22   18 25 20 22   15 23 21
DEWPT         23   21 23 20 20   19 21 19 19   17 17 16 16   13 15 15
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          GN    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10     5      10    10      20    20      20     5
SNOW                                       S    S  S  S  S

$$
NDZ037-202200-
JAMESTOWN-STUTSMAN ND
46.93N  98.68W ELEV. 457 FT
306 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE             FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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                      35          28          33          26          33
TEMP             32 33 34 35 34 32 32 31 28 29 31 33 31 29 29 29 27 27 31 33 32
DEWPT            31 33 34 33 33 31 32 30 27 29 30 31 30 29 29 29 27 26 29 30 29
RH               96100100 92 96 96100 96 96100 96 92 96100100100100 96 92 89 88
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          8  9 10  9  9  9  9  8  8  6  5  4  5  5  8  6  9 10 11 11 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     20          30          40          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              S  S  S  S                    C
FLURRIES          C
FRZG DRZL                        C  C  C  C  C  C     C  S  S  C
SNOW                                                  S  C  C  S  S  S
OBVIS            F+ F+  F PF PF PF  F  F  F  F PF PF
WIND CHILL       26 26 27 28 25 26 26 25 21 22 25    25 23 21 22 18 17 22 24 24
MIN CHILL        25    25    25    25    21    21    25    21    18    16    23
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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            24    31      21    29      19    26      16    23
TEMP          29   24 30 29 22   22 29 27 25   19 26 24 21   16 23 20
DEWPT         27   24 26 24 22   22 24 24 22   19 21 20 18   16 18 17
PWIND DIR           W    NW      NW     N      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           10     5      10    10      20    10      20    10
SNOW                                       S    S        S    S

$$
NDZ001-202200-
WILLISTON-WILLIAMS ND
48.17N 103.59W ELEV. 604 FT
306 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE             FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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                      32          19          30          22          29
TEMP             16 16 26 32 28 22 20 20 19 20 26 30 27 27 26 26 24 22 28 28 26
DEWPT            13 12 22 23 20 21 20 19 19 20 23 26 25 24 24 24 23 21 23 24 22
RH               88 84 85 69 71 96100 96100100 88 85 92 88 92 92 96 96 81 85 85
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          3  3  3  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  5  6  9  9 10  9  6
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                                 S  S  S
SNOW                                   S           S  S  S  C  C  S  S
OBVIS                              PF PF PF PF  F  F
WIND CHILL                                                 19 18 14 12 19 19 18
MIN CHILL        14    15    26    18    14    14    23    19    14    12    18


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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            14    25      15    24      13    23      11    22
TEMP          20   15 25 22 18   15 23 23 18   13 22 22 16   11 18 22
DEWPT         17   13 18 17 16   14 16 16 13   12 13 14 12   10 13 14
PWIND DIR           W    NW       N    NW      NW    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR          LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     5       5    10      10    10      10     5

$$
NDZ021-202200-
GARRISON-MCLEAN ND
47.62N 101.39W ELEV. 590 FT
306 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE             FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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                      27          19          29          21          29
TEMP             13 15 21 27 23 21 21 21 21 18 23 29 26 21 21 21 21 21 25 29 27
DEWPT            10 13 19 23 15 18 20 19 21 18 23 24 25 21 21 21 21 21 24 25 24
RH               87 92 92 85 71 88 96 92100100100 81 96100100100100100 96 85 88
WIND DIR         SE  S  S SE SE  E  E SE  E  E SW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W
WIND SPD          2  2  3  4  4  2  1  2  2  2  3  3  5  5  6  6  8  9 12 11 10
CLOUDS           B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                           S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNOW                          S  S                             S  S  S
OBVIS             F  F PF PF PF PF  F  F  F  F  F  F
WIND CHILL                                           19 13 12 12 11 11 14 19 17
MIN CHILL        13    13    18    16    16    16    19    12    11    11    16


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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    26      16    24      14    22      11    21
TEMP          21   19 26 20 18   16 24 21 19   14 22 18 17   11 20 19
DEWPT         19   16 20 18 17   16 18 18 16   14 15 15 12   11 14 14
PWIND DIR           W    NW       N    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          GN    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            5     5      10    10      10    20      20     5
SNOW                                                  S  S

$$
NDZ043-202200-
BOWMAN-BOWMAN ND
46.18N 103.40W ELEV. 902 FT
206 AM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE                FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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                      32          24          32          19          28
TEMP             23 24 30 32 30 27 27 27 26 22 29 32 29 25 23 22 21 19 25 28 23
DEWPT            18 18 24 25 25 25 27 26 26 22 26 26 23 21 20 19 18 17 20 21 17
RH               81 77 78 75 81 92100 96100100 88 78 78 84 88 88 88 92 81 75 77
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          9 10 11 11 10 10 11 10 10 11 12 12 11 11 12 13 13 13 14 12  9
CLOUDS           FW SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
SNOW                                            S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                              PF PF PF PF
WIND CHILL       14 14 20 23 22 16 14 14 14 10 19 23 19 14 11  9  8  6 13 17 13
MIN CHILL        14    13    22    14    12    10    19    11     8     6    13


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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             9    24      14    23      12    21      10    22
TEMP          13   12 24 19 17   14 22 22 16   12 20 20 14   10 20 22
DEWPT         11   10 16 16 14   14 16 16 12   11 13 14 11    9 12 12
PWIND DIR          SW     E      NE    NW      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B2   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR            0    10      20    20      10    10      10     5
SNOW                         S    S  S

$$
NDZ045-202200-
SELFRIDGE-SIOUX ND
46.04N 100.92W ELEV. 666 FT
306 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

DATE             FRI 01/20/17            SAT 01/21/17            SUN 01/22/17
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          21          29          23          30
TEMP             18 19 26 28 26 26 23 23 22 20 26 29 27 26 26 26 24 24 29 29 27
DEWPT            11 18 25 26 24 23 21 23 22 20 24 24 24 24 23 23 23 23 25 25 23
RH               73 96 96 92 92 88 92100100100 92 81 88 92 88 88 96 96 85 85 85
WIND DIR          S SE  E  E NE SE NE  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  3  4  5  4  4  4  5  4  3  6  9  9  8 10 11 12 12 14 13 11
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     10          20          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
FRZG DRZL                     S  S     S
OBVIS            F+ F+ PF PF PF PF  F  F  F  F  F  F
WIND CHILL                            12 15    18 20 18 18 16 15 12 12 18 18 17
MIN CHILL        16    15    26    22    12    15    18    16    12    11    17
DENSE FOG         Y  Y


DATE               MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17  WED 01/25/17  THU 01/26/17
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            16    27      17    25      16    24      12    23
TEMP          20   18 26 26 23   17 25 23 18   16 24 20 16   12 22 21
DEWPT         18   16 21 21 19   17 20 18 17   16 16 16 14   12 15 14
PWIND DIR           W     N      NE     N      NW    NW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR          GN    LT      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR            5    10      30    20      20    10      10    10
SNOW                         S    C  S     S

$$



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