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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
415 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

NDZ015-212200-
BISMARCK/MANDAN-BURLEIGH/MORTON ND
46.78N 100.76W ELEV. 1650 FT
415 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      36          26          32          21          28
TEMP             19 19 31 36 33 30 30 28 28 26 30 32 30 27 26 23 24 20 27 27 25
DEWPT            17 18 25 27 27 27 27 25 25 23 26 25 25 23 22 19 20 17 20 20 19
RH               92 96 78 69 78 88 88 88 88 88 85 75 81 85 85 84 84 88 74 74 78
WIND DIR         SE SE SE SE SE SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          3  6 10 10  9  8  6  8 11 11 16 19 20 18 17 18 17 17 16 17 12
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     20          60          70          60          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.10        0.11        0.05        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           2
RAIN                       S  S
SLEET                         C  S
SNOW                       S     L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  S  S
OBVIS             F
WIND CHILL          10 22 29 25 22 23 20 18 15 19 20 17 14 13  9 10  5 15 14 14
MIN CHILL        12    10    25    22    18    15    17    13     9     5    14


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            15    30      15    24       6    17       7    21
TEMP          19   19 29 27 18   16 24 18 12    6 17 11 13    7 21 13
DEWPT         15   15 21 21 17   15 18 15 10    6 10  8  9    7 12  8
PWIND DIR          NW     W      NW    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10    10      10    20      10     5      10    10
SNOW                                 S  S

$$
NDZ033-212200-
DICKINSON-STARK ND
46.80N 102.81W ELEV. 2562 FT
315 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE                SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      42          28          31          20          29
TEMP             26 26 39 41 36 35 34 31 30 29 29 28 25 22 22 22 22 20 28 28 24
DEWPT            22 22 28 31 32 31 30 28 27 25 25 24 23 19 19 18 19 19 21 21 19
RH               85 85 64 67 85 85 85 88 88 85 85 85 92 88 88 84 88 96 75 75 81
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          8  9 12 11 10 11 14 16 17 17 19 24 21 18 17 17 17 18 18 17 12
WIND GUST                                            32
CLOUDS           SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     80          60          70          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.13        0.13        0.01        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           2
RAIN                    C  D  L  L
SNOW                          L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
OBVIS                                             BS
WIND CHILL       18 17 31 34 29 27 24 20 18 17 16 14 10  7  8  8  8  5 15 16 12
MIN CHILL        18    15    29    24    18    16    10     7     8     5    12


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            18    33      19    24       8    20      10    23
TEMP          18   21 33 29 23   19 24 15 12    8 19 19 19   10 23 18
DEWPT         17   19 24 23 20   18 18 14 12    8 11 11 11    8 12 10
PWIND DIR           W     W      NW    NW      NW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10    10      10    20      10    10      10    10
SNOW                                 S  S

$$
NDZ044-212200-
HETTINGER-ADAMS ND
46.02N 102.66W ELEV. 2703 FT
315 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE                SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      41          28          32          20          30
TEMP             25 24 38 40 37 37 36 32 31 30 32 28 25 22 22 20 22 22 29 29 24
DEWPT            21 21 27 30 31 32 31 29 28 26 26 25 24 21 20 19 20 20 22 21 19
RH               84 88 64 67 79 82 82 88 88 85 78 88 96 96 92 96 92 92 75 72 81
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  6 10  9 10 13 17 20 21 20 23 27 24 21 18 18 19 19 20 19 12
WIND GUST                                32          34 32
CLOUDS           SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     60          60          70          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.10        0.13        0.01        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           2
RAIN                    C  L  L  L  L
SNOW                                L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                                          BS BS BS
WIND CHILL       19 16 31 34 30 28 26 20 18 17 19 13 10  6  7  5  7  7 16 16 12
MIN CHILL        19    15    30    26    18    15    10     6     5     7    12


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            18    34      19    25      10    21      10    25
TEMP          20   21 34 28 22   19 25 21 16   10 20 18 16   11 25 18
DEWPT         18   18 24 23 20   18 19 17 13   10 13 12 12    8 14 11
PWIND DIR          NW     W      NW     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5     5      10    30      10     5       5     5
SNOW                                 C  C

$$
NDZ011-212200-
MINOT-WARD ND
48.26N 101.29W ELEV. 1699 FT
415 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      35          24          29          20          26
TEMP             20 21 32 35 31 31 27 26 24 25 28 29 28 25 24 20 23 19 26 23 23
DEWPT            17 18 25 28 27 27 25 24 24 23 24 23 23 21 20 17 18 16 18 17 16
RH               88 88 75 75 85 85 92 92100 92 85 78 81 84 84 88 81 88 71 77 74
WIND DIR          S SE  S SE SE  E  E  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          4  6 10 10  9  8  8  6  9 11 14 19 18 18 13 16 16 16 16 14 11
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B1
POP 12HR                     20          40          50          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.02        0.02        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           T
FRZG RAIN                     S
RAIN                       S
SLEET                         S  S
SNOW                       S     C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
OBVIS             F
WIND CHILL       13 12 24 27 23 24 19 18 14 14 16 16 15 11 12  6 10  4 13 10 12
MIN CHILL        13    11    23    19    14    14    15    11     6     4    10


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            13    26      14    21       2    12       2    15
TEMP          17   18 26 23 19   14 21 14  7    2 12  8 10    2 15  8
DEWPT         13   14 20 19 16   13 15 10  4    0  5  4  5    1  6  4
PWIND DIR           W     W      NW    NW      NW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5    20      10    10      10     5      10    10
SNOW                   S  S

$$
NDZ037-212200-
JAMESTOWN-STUTSMAN ND
46.94N  98.69W ELEV. 1496 FT
415 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      32          25          32          23          26
TEMP             20 20 29 32 29 25 25 27 28 28 30 32 30 28 26 26 25 23 25 26 23
DEWPT            18 18 24 26 26 25 25 27 27 27 29 29 28 26 25 23 22 20 22 21 20
RH               92 92 81 78 88100100100 96 96 96 88 92 92 96 88 88 88 88 81 88
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE SE SE  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  9 12 13 11 11  9  9 10 12 16 19 21 19 19 20 20 19 20 20 18
WIND GUST                                            32
CLOUDS           B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      5          40          90          80          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.08        0.12        0.14        0.06
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           2
SLEET                            S
SNOW                             S  C  C  D  D  D  D  D  D  L  L  C  C  C  C
OBVIS             F
WIND CHILL       12  9 19 22 19 14 16 18 19 17 19 20 17 15 12 12 11  8 11 12  9
MIN CHILL        12     9    19    14    17    17    17    12    11     8     9


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            14    23      14    21       2    11       2    14
TEMP          18   14 23 20 20   14 21 17 12    2 11  3  7    3 14  8
DEWPT         16   13 18 17 16   13 17 14  8    2  4  3  3    3  7  6
PWIND DIR          NW     W      NW    NW      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10    10      10    10      10     5      10    10

$$
NDZ001-212200-
WILLISTON-WILLIAMS ND
48.18N 103.64W ELEV. 1920 FT
415 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      37          25          29          18          28
TEMP             19 20 31 37 35 31 31 29 27 24 28 28 24 22 22 20 20 18 25 28 25
DEWPT            17 18 25 29 30 28 28 25 24 21 23 21 20 17 18 16 17 15 20 20 19
RH               92 92 78 72 82 88 88 85 88 88 81 75 84 81 84 84 88 88 81 71 78
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE  S  N NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W
WIND SPD          4  6  8  9  5  6 10 11 13 13 16 19 18 13 11 12 12 11 12 10  8
CLOUDS           SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     70          60          70          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.11        0.08        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           1
RAIN                       L  L
SNOW                    C     L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL       12 11 24 30    24 22 19 16 12 16 15 10  9 10  7  7  5 14 19 16
MIN CHILL        11    10    27    22    16    12    10     9     7     5    16


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            16    29      15    21       1    17       5    18
TEMP          18   19 29 26 22   15 21 14  8    1 13 17 11    6 18 13
DEWPT         17   18 22 21 18   14 16 11  6    1  8 10  8    5  9  6
PWIND DIR           W     W      NW    NW      NW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR          LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20    10      20    20      10    10      10    10
SNOW                S        S    S  S  S

$$
NDZ021-212200-
GARRISON-MCLEAN ND
47.65N 101.44W ELEV. 1912 FT
415 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      36          25          30          19          26
TEMP             20 25 33 36 34 31 30 29 26 25 27 30 27 24 24 20 21 19 26 24 22
DEWPT            18 21 27 29 28 27 27 26 24 23 24 24 23 21 20 17 18 16 19 18 17
RH               92 84 78 75 78 85 88 88 92 92 88 78 85 88 84 88 88 88 74 77 81
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S SE SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          3  6 11  9  9  8  8  9 11 12 17 20 20 18 16 17 16 16 17 16 12
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1
POP 12HR                     30          50          50          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.05        0.06        0.01        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           1
RAIN                       C  S
SLEET                         S
SNOW                       C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL          17 24 29 27 24 22 20 15 14 14 17 13 10 11  5  7  4 13 11 10
MIN CHILL        15    15    26    22    15    13    13    10     5     4    10


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            14    27      15    22       3    13       3    18
TEMP          16   17 26 25 19   15 22 14 10    3 13  8 11    3 17 12
DEWPT         14   16 21 20 17   14 17 12  7    3  8  6  8    3 10  7
PWIND DIR          NW     W      NW    NW      NW    NW       W    NW
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            5    20      10    10      10     5      10    10
SNOW                   S  S

$$
NDZ043-212200-
BOWMAN-BOWMAN ND
46.19N 103.43W ELEV. 2956 FT
315 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE                SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      41          28          31          22          30
TEMP             26 27 38 41 38 36 35 32 29 30 30 29 26 22 24 24 24 24 29 29 26
DEWPT            22 22 27 31 32 32 30 29 27 26 25 24 23 21 21 20 21 21 21 21 19
RH               85 81 64 67 79 85 82 88 92 85 81 81 88 96 88 84 88 88 72 72 74
WIND DIR          S  S  S SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          6  8 11 11 13 19 21 23 23 21 24 28 24 21 18 19 19 19 20 18 12
WIND GUST                                33          34 32
CLOUDS           SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     70          60          70          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.11        0.15        0.02        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           2
RAIN                    L  L  L  L  C
SNOW                 S           L  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
OBVIS                                          BS BS BS
WIND CHILL       18 19 31 34 30 25 23 19 15 17 16 14 11  6 10 10 10 10 16 17 15
MIN CHILL        18    17    30    23    15    14    11     6    10    10    15


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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            18    33      19    25      10    20      11    24
TEMP          22   22 33 28 21   20 25 19 16   10 19 17 16   12 24 18
DEWPT         19   18 24 23 20   18 19 17 13   10 13 13 11    9 14 11
PWIND DIR           W     W      NW     N      NW     W       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            5     5      20    30      20    10       5    10
SNOW                         S    S  C  C  S    S

$$
NDZ045-212200-
SELFRIDGE-SIOUX ND
46.16N 100.90W ELEV. 2375 FT
415 AM CST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE             SUN 12/21/14            MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14
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                      36          26          32          20          29
TEMP             24 26 33 36 32 31 34 30 29 25 31 31 29 26 25 21 22 20 28 28 27
DEWPT            21 22 26 28 28 28 29 27 26 24 26 25 24 22 22 19 18 17 20 20 19
RH               88 85 75 72 85 88 82 88 88 96 81 78 81 85 88 92 84 88 71 71 71
WIND DIR          S  S  S SE  S SE NW  N NW NW  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD          5  8 11 10  8  6  8 11 14 14 19 21 21 20 19 19 18 18 19 18 13
WIND GUST                                            32
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     30          60          70          60          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.14        0.06        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           2
FRZG RAIN                     C
RAIN                       C
SLEET                         C
SNOW                       C     L  C  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL       17 18 24 29 25 24 27 20 18 13 19 18 16 12 11  6  7  5 15 15 16
MIN CHILL        17    16    25    24    18    13    16    11     6     5    15


DATE               WED 12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14
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    31      17    24       9    19      10    23
TEMP          22   19 29 29 19   18 24 21 15    9 19 17 17   10 23 16
DEWPT         17   17 22 22 18   17 18 17 12    9 12 10 11    8 13 10
PWIND DIR          NW     W      NW     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           10     5      10    20      10    10      10    10
SNOW                                 S  S

$$


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