Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
249 AM CST FRI JAN 1 2016

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...THE ROCHESTER MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1886 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              63   12/17/1939
 LOW              -33   12/19/1983
HIGHEST            46   12/10        MM      MM       47  12/15
                        12/09                             12/14
LOWEST              6   12/19        MM      MM      -13  12/31
AVG. MAXIMUM     34.9              27.1     7.8     28.9
AVG. MINIMUM     24.8              12.2    12.6     18.4
MEAN             29.8              19.7    10.1     23.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     11              19.5    -8.5       17
DAYS MIN <= 32     25              29.5    -4.5       27
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               6.5    -6.5        4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.68   2010
 MINIMUM            T   1943
TOTALS           3.21              1.23    1.98     1.02
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.04    0.06     0.03
DAYS >= .01        12               9.7     2.3        8
DAYS >= .10         5               3.6     1.4        4
DAYS >= .50         3               0.4     2.6        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.1     0.9        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.45   12/13 TO 12/14           12/22 TO 12/23
                                                          12/23 TO 12/23
                                                          12/23 TO 12/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           41.3   2010
 24 HR TOTAL     15.0   12/11/2010 TO 12/11/2010
TOTALS           13.2              12.5     0.7      8.2
SINCE 7/1        15.7              19.4    -3.7     17.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                 4      -3        2
DAYS >= TRACE      14               9.3     4.7       12
DAYS >= 1.0         3               3.6    -0.6        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        10   12/30                          5
 24 HR TOTAL      6.8   MM                           3.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1081              1406    -325     1273
 SINCE 7/1       2431              3078    -647     3220
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        507               585     -78      491
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/260    DATE  12/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/300    DATE  12/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         17

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     86

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      0
FOG                      26     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
HAZE                      3

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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