Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
801 AM EST MON NOV 23 2015

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              92   10/07/1963
 LOW               17   10/21/1974
HIGHEST            78   10/12        MM      MM
LOWEST             31   10/17        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.7              61.6     2.1
AVG. MINIMUM     45.4              43.3     2.1
MEAN             54.5              52.4     2.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               1.9    -0.9
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.80   1954
 MINIMUM         0.30   1892
TOTALS           1.97              2.52   -0.55
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.08   -0.02
DAYS >= .01         7               9.8    -2.8
DAYS >= .10         4               5.3    -1.3
DAYS >= .50         1               1.8    -0.8
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.5     0.5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.18   10/27 TO 10/28
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            2.9   1980
                        0
TOTALS              T               0.1    -0.1
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM              0.00      MM
SINCE 7/1           T               0.1    -0.1
 LIQUID 7/1        MM
DAYS >= TRACE       2               0.2     1.8
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   10/18 TO 10/18
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     314               397     -83
 SINCE 7/1        357               511    -154
COOLING TOTAL       1                 8      -7
 SINCE 1/1        891               803      88

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/220    DATE  10/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/250    DATE  10/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            1
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      4

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

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MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR NWS WHITE LAKE - OCTOBER 2015

...TEMPERATURE DATA...              ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM...59.3              MONTHLY TOTAL..........2.33
AVERAGE MINIMUM...40.6              GREATEST DAILY TOTAL...1.13
MONTHLY AVERAGE...50.0              ON THE 28TH
                                    2015 TOTAL............27.14

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...           ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL............459        MONTHLY TOTAL............T
2015-2016 SEASON TOTAL...674        2015-2016 SEASON TOTAL...T

...COOLING DEGREE DAYS...
MONTHLY TOTAL...0
2015 TOTAL......349

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       SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 2015


OCTOBER 2015 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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SNOWFALL
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE
DETROIT AREA      T        0.1"       -0.1"
FLINT AREA      0.00"      0.4"       -0.4"
SAGINAW           T        0.3"       -0.3"


PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    1.97"      2.52"      -0.55"     67TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA      2.28"      2.47"      -0.19"     46TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         2.62"      2.63"      -0.01"     46TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    25.24"    28.22"      -2.98"     48TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA      25.16"    26.78"      -1.62"     44TH DRIEST
SAGINAW         27.53"    26.98"      +0.55"     36TH WETTEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF OCTOBER 31, 2015)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     54.9      52.4        +2.1      41ST WARMEST
FLINT AREA       53.8      49.5        +4.3      14TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          52.9      49.7        +3.2      23RD WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     63.7      61.6        +2.1      39TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       63.0      59.6        +3.4      22ND WARMEST
SAGINAW          61.2      59.3        +1.9      37TH WARMEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     45.4      43.3        +2.1      42ND WARMEST
FLINT AREA       44.6      39.4        +5.2       8TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          44.6      40.1        +4.5      10TH WARMEST


DETROIT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO NOVEMBER 1874
FLINT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO JANUARY 1921
SAGINAW HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO 1912


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