592  
FOUS53 KMPX 231438  
PFMMPX  
FOUS53 KMPX 231438  
PFMMPX  
 
POINT FORECAST MATRICES  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
MNZ041-232200-  
ALEXANDRIA-DOUGLAS MN  
45.87N 95.38W ELEV. 1424 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 25 -1 24 15 27  
TEMP 20 24 24 18 8 4 -1 1 6 21 24 24 22 21 17 16 16 22 27 23  
DEWPT 17 18 17 13 8 4 -1 1 6 14 17 19 19 18 16 14 13 17 20 18  
RH 88 77 74 80100100100100100 74 74 81 88 88 96 92 88 81 74 81  
WIND DIR NW NW NW W W W NE E SE SE E E N NW W W W W W W  
WIND SPD 9 12 11 6 4 3 2 4 5 8 9 8 5 9 12 12 13 18 17 13  
CLOUDS OV B2 B1 SC FW SC SC SC B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 5 0 80 90 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.12 0.14 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 2  
SNOW L D D L S  
WIND CHILL -1 -3 -10 -4  
MIN CHILL -4 -10 -9  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 29 13 30 12 30 14 30  
TEMP 15 14 28 25 17 14 29 26 16 13 28 26 17 16 29 26  
DEWPT 13 11 19 19 15 12 19 18 13 10 19 18 14 12 19 18  
PWIND DIR SW SW SW N N E N N  
WIND CHAR GN GN LT LT LT LT GN GN  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 5 5 5 5 5  
 

 
MNZ049-232200-  
ST CLOUD-STEARNS MN  
45.55N 94.07W ELEV. 1027 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 4 28 18 30  
TEMP 23 27 30 23 14 9 5 4 11 23 28 28 26 26 23 18 20 26 30 25  
DEWPT 21 21 21 19 14 9 5 4 9 16 20 23 23 23 19 17 16 18 21 19  
RH 92 78 69 84100100100100 91 74 71 81 88 88 84 96 84 71 69 78  
WIND DIR NW NW NW W W NW NE E E E E E NE NW W W W W W W  
WIND SPD 9 10 10 6 4 3 1 3 4 5 10 9 6 6 13 13 13 17 18 13  
CLOUDS B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC B1 SC  
POP 12HR 5 0 80 90 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.15 0.29 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 2  
SNOW C D D D C C  
WIND CHILL -3  
MIN CHILL -4 -3  
WINTER STORM A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 12 32 15 35 16 35 17 33  
TEMP 16 13 30 28 20 16 33 30 20 18 34 31 21 18 31 30  
DEWPT 14 11 21 21 16 14 22 22 16 14 22 21 18 14 20 19  
PWIND DIR SW S SW N N NE N N  
WIND CHAR LT GN LT LT LT LT LT LT  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 5 5 5 10 20  
SNOW S  
 

 
MNZ060-232200-  
MINNEAPOLIS-HENNEPIN MN  
44.88N 93.22W ELEV. 840 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 10 32 22 32  
TEMP 28 30 32 27 22 17 12 10 17 27 32 32 30 29 25 22 23 29 32 29  
DEWPT 24 23 23 22 21 17 12 10 15 21 24 26 27 26 22 19 19 20 23 21  
RH 85 75 69 81 96100100100 92 78 72 78 88 88 88 88 84 69 69 72  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW N E E E E E NE W W W W W W W  
WIND SPD 9 9 8 6 4 3 2 3 5 8 10 9 6 6 14 14 13 16 16 12  
CLOUDS OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 SC SC SC SC  
POP 12HR 5 5 90 90 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.15 0.37 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 2  
SNOW C D D D C C  
WINTER STORM A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 34 19 37 21 38 22 35  
TEMP 19 15 32 31 25 20 35 33 24 23 36 35 26 23 33 33  
DEWPT 16 13 22 23 20 17 26 25 20 18 26 24 21 18 23 22  
PWIND DIR SW S SW N N NE N N  
WIND CHAR LT LT LT LT LT LT LT LT  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 5 0 0 5 5 10 10 30  
RAIN C  
SNOW C  
 

 
MNZ073-232200-  
REDWOOD FALLS-REDWOOD MN  
44.54N 95.11W ELEV. 1020 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 8 27 17 31  
TEMP 20 24 28 21 15 9 8 9 14 23 27 26 25 22 20 17 20 26 31 25  
DEWPT 17 20 22 21 15 9 8 9 14 19 22 23 22 19 17 16 16 20 24 20  
RH 88 84 78100100100100100100 84 81 88 88 88 88 96 84 78 75 81  
WIND DIR W NW NW NW NW N NE E E E E NE NW W W W W W W W  
WIND SPD 12 11 10 5 4 3 3 5 6 6 10 6 9 14 14 13 14 17 16 13  
CLOUDS B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW SC SC SC  
POP 12HR 5 5 90 80 0  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.29 0.14 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 5  
SNOW S D D D L S  
WIND CHILL -1  
MIN CHILL -2 -1  
WINTER STORM A A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 32 16 33 15 32 16 32  
TEMP 15 15 30 29 18 18 32 29 17 17 30 30 20 17 30 29  
DEWPT 14 15 23 22 17 16 24 21 14 15 22 21 17 15 21 20  
PWIND DIR SW SW W N N N N NW  
WIND CHAR GN GN LT LT LT LT GN GN  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 5 5 10 10 20  
SNOW S  
 

 
MNZ083-232200-  
MANKATO-BLUE EARTH MN  
44.23N 93.92W ELEV. 1020 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 13 31 19 31  
TEMP 24 26 28 23 18 14 14 13 19 27 30 31 30 26 22 19 20 27 31 26  
DEWPT 21 21 22 22 18 14 14 13 16 22 24 26 26 23 19 18 18 20 24 21  
RH 88 81 78 96100100100100 88 81 78 81 85 88 88 96 92 74 75 81  
WIND DIR W W NW W NW N NE E E E E NE NW W W W SW W W W  
WIND SPD 8 12 10 6 4 3 4 6 9 8 11 8 6 16 17 14 14 17 16 13  
CLOUDS B1 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 FW FW SC SC  
POP 12HR 5 5 90 90 0  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.28 0.26 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 4  
FRZG DRZL  
SNOW D D D D C S  
WINTER STORM A A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 32 17 35 18 34 19 33  
TEMP 16 14 29 30 23 18 34 30 19 21 32 32 23 20 31 31  
DEWPT 14 13 22 23 19 18 26 24 18 18 24 24 20 18 22 22  
PWIND DIR SW S SW N N N N NW  
WIND CHAR GN GN LT LT LT LT GN GN  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 5 5 10 30 20  
SNOW S C S S  
 

 
MNZ091-232200-  
FAIRMONT-MARTIN MN  
43.66N 94.42W ELEV. 1161 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 12 29 18 30  
TEMP 21 25 27 21 16 12 13 13 18 24 29 29 26 22 19 18 20 25 30 24  
DEWPT 18 21 22 21 16 12 13 13 16 21 24 26 24 20 18 16 17 20 23 20  
RH 88 84 81100100100100100 92 88 81 88 92 92 96 92 88 81 75 84  
WIND DIR W W W NW NW N NE E E E E NE NW W W W W W W W  
WIND SPD 12 11 10 6 4 4 5 8 10 9 10 8 9 18 17 16 16 17 14 14  
CLOUDS SC B2 SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC FW FW SC SC  
POP 12HR 5 5 100 80 0  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.32 0.19 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 4  
SNOW C D D D L S  
WINTER STORM A A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 32 18 34 19 32 19 31  
TEMP 17 16 29 30 24 19 33 30 21 20 30 31 22 20 29 29  
DEWPT 15 14 23 24 20 18 26 24 19 18 24 23 20 17 21 21  
PWIND DIR SW SW SW NE N N N NW  
WIND CHAR GN GN GN LT GN GN GN GN  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 5 5 20 30 20  
SNOW S C C S  
 

 
MNZ093-232200-  
ALBERT LEA-FREEBORN MN  
43.69N 93.37W ELEV. 1257 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 14 31 19 30  
TEMP 26 25 27 22 18 14 15 14 19 27 30 31 31 27 21 19 20 26 30 25  
DEWPT 22 22 23 22 18 14 15 14 18 23 25 28 28 24 20 18 18 21 23 21  
RH 85 88 85100100100100100 96 85 81 88 88 88 96 96 92 81 75 84  
WIND DIR W W W NW NW N NE E E E E E NW W W W W SW W SW  
WIND SPD 9 10 8 4 3 4 4 8 11 11 12 8 6 16 17 14 14 16 16 12  
WIND GUST 27  
CLOUDS B1 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 FW FW SC SC  
POP 12HR 5 5 90 90 0  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.29 0.28 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 3  
FRZG DRZL  
SNOW S D D D D C S  
WINTER STORM A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 33 20 36 20 34 21 32  
TEMP 17 15 30 32 25 21 34 32 22 22 33 32 25 21 31 29  
DEWPT 16 14 22 24 21 19 27 25 20 20 26 25 22 19 23 22  
PWIND DIR SW SW SW E NE NE N NW  
WIND CHAR GN GN GN LT LT GN GN GN  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 5 5 20 40 30  
SNOW S C C C S  
 

 
MNZ057-232200-  
WILLMAR-KANDIYOHI MN  
45.11N 95.09W ELEV. 1129 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 2 26 15 30  
TEMP 22 24 27 20 10 7 3 4 11 22 26 25 25 22 18 15 17 24 30 24  
DEWPT 19 20 21 18 10 7 3 4 10 17 20 21 22 19 16 14 15 19 23 19  
RH 88 84 78 92100100100100 96 81 78 84 88 88 92 96 92 81 75 81  
WIND DIR W NW NW NW NW N E E E E E E NW W W W W W W W  
WIND SPD 10 11 10 6 2 2 2 4 5 6 11 9 5 12 13 12 13 17 16 12  
CLOUDS B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC SC SC B1 SC  
POP 12HR 5 0 90 80 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.22 0.16 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 3  
SNOW L D D L S  
WIND CHILL -5  
MIN CHILL -1 -6 -6  
WINTER STORM A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 12 31 14 32 14 31 15 31  
TEMP 12 13 29 27 18 15 30 28 17 16 30 27 18 17 29 29  
DEWPT 12 12 22 21 16 14 22 20 14 13 21 19 16 14 20 20  
PWIND DIR SW S W N NE N N NW  
WIND CHAR GN GN LT LT LT LT GN GN  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 5 5 5 10 20  
SNOW S  
 

 
WIZ015-232200-  
RICE LAKE-BARRON WI  
45.49N 91.74W ELEV. 1145 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 8 34 24 31  
TEMP 27 29 32 29 23 16 11 8 15 29 33 34 31 30 29 26 24 30 31 30  
DEWPT 24 23 22 21 21 16 11 8 14 20 24 24 26 27 25 22 19 19 21 19  
RH 88 78 66 72 92100100100 96 69 69 66 81 88 85 85 81 63 66 63  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW NW E E E E E E E W W W SW W W  
WIND SPD 5 9 9 4 4 2 1 3 5 9 10 12 11 5 11 16 17 16 18 13  
CLOUDS OV OV B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 20 5 60 90 20  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0 0.04 0.58 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 1  
FRZG DRZL  
SNOW C L D D L L S S  
WINTER STORM A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 12 35 17 37 19 38 20 35  
TEMP 21 12 31 33 23 18 35 34 24 21 36 35 24 21 33 32  
DEWPT 17 11 21 21 19 16 24 24 19 17 25 24 20 18 23 22  
PWIND DIR SW S SW NW NE NE NE N  
WIND CHAR GN GN LT LT LT LT LT GN  
AVG CLOUDS B1 SC FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 5 0 0 5 5 5 10 30  
RAIN C  
SNOW C  
 

 
WIZ027-232200-  
EAU CLAIRE-EAU CLAIRE WI  
44.82N 91.49W ELEV. 906 FT  
838 AM CST FRI FEB 23 2018  
 
DATE FRI 02/23/18 SAT 02/24/18 SUN 02/25/18  
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 13 35 24 33  
TEMP 30 31 33 29 25 20 17 13 20 31 35 35 33 32 30 26 24 30 33 30  
DEWPT 27 25 24 23 23 18 16 13 18 23 25 27 29 28 25 22 20 21 23 21  
RH 88 78 69 78 92 92 96100 92 72 66 72 85 85 81 85 84 69 66 69  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW N E E E E E E S W W W W W W  
WIND SPD 6 11 11 5 4 3 2 4 6 10 12 13 11 6 16 18 17 17 19 14  
CLOUDS OV B2 B1 SC B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC  
POP 12HR 10 5 70 90 10  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.08 0.51 0  
SNOW 12HR 00-00 00-00 1  
FRZG DRZL  
RAIN L D  
SNOW C L D D L C  
OBVIS BS  
WINTER STORM A A A A A  
 
DATE MON 02/26/18 TUE 02/27/18 WED 02/28/18 THU 03/01/18  
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 37 20 39 22 40 23 37  
TEMP 22 14 33 34 25 21 37 36 26 23 38 38 27 24 36 34  
DEWPT 17 12 23 24 21 18 26 26 22 20 27 27 23 21 24 24  
PWIND DIR SW S SW N NE NE NE N  
WIND CHAR GN LT LT LT LT LT LT GN  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 5 0 0 5 5 10 10 30  
RAIN C  
SNOW S C  
 

 
 
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