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

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CLIMATE REPORT...NWS WHITE LAKE DATA ADDED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
757 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 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              70   02/11/1999
 LOW              -20   02/09/1875
HIGHEST            43   02/08        MM      MM
LOWEST            -13   02/20        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     23.2              35.2   -12.0
AVG. MINIMUM      5.0              21.0   -16.0
MEAN             14.1              28.1   -14.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32     25              10.6    14.4
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              24.3     3.7
DAYS MIN <= 0      10               0.8     9.2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.41   1881
 MINIMUM         0.04   1877
TOTALS           1.35              2.02   -0.67
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.07   -0.02
DAYS >= .01        11              10.6     0.4
DAYS >= .10         3               5.0    -2.0
DAYS >= .50         1               1.1    -0.1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.2    -0.2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.73   02/01 TO 02/02
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           38.4   1908
                        0
                        0
TOTALS           26.4              10.2    16.2
 LIQUID EQUIV    2.64              1.00    1.64
SINCE 7/1        44.7              33.9    10.8
 LIQUID 7/1      4.47
DAYS >= TRACE      20               8.3    11.7
DAYS >= 1.0         5               3.2     1.8
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        18   02/02
 24 HR TOTAL     13.7   MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1418              1033     385
 SINCE 7/1       5111              4553     558
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/310    DATE  02/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/310    DATE  02/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         16

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                1     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               20     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                     13

-  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 - FEBRUARY 2015

...TEMPERATURE DATA...              ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM...19.5              MONTHLY TOTAL..........1.02
AVERAGE MINIMUM...-2.2              GREATEST DAILY TOTAL...0.58
MONTHLY AVERAGE...8.7               ON THE 1ST
                                    2015 TOTAL............2.31

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...           ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL............1570       MONTHLY TOTAL............18.7
2014-2015 SEASON TOTAL...5971       2014-2015 SEASON TOTAL...41.7

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

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       SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 2015


FEBRUARY 2015 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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SNOWFALL
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    26.4"     10.2"       +16.2"     7TH MOST SNOWY
FLINT AREA      17.4"     10.8"       +6.6"     11TH MOST SNOWY
SAGINAW         16.2"      8.6"       +7.6"     18TH MOST SNOWY

SNOW YEAR SINCE JULY 1

                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    44.7"     33.9"       +10.8"     23RD MOST SNOWY
FLINT AREA      40.5"     38.6"       +1.9"      28TH MOST SNOWY
SAGINAW         31.9"     33.4"       -1.5"      37TH LEAST SNOWY


PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    1.35"      2.02"      -0.67"     45TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA      0.87"      1.48"      -0.61"     23RD DRIEST
SAGINAW         1.09"      1.61"      -0.52"     36TH DRIEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     2.80"     3.98"      -1.18"     37TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA       2.17"     3.11"      -0.94"     25TH DRIEST
SAGINAW          2.11"     3.32"      -1.21"     12TH DRIEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF FEBRUARY 28, 2015)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     14.1      28.1       -14.0       2ND COLDEST
FLINT AREA       11.3      24.8       -13.5       1ST COLDEST
SAGINAW          11.5      24.5       -13.0       1ST COLDEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     23.2      35.2        -12.0      4TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA       22.2      32.8        -10.6      2ND COLDEST
SAGINAW          20.3      31.7        -11.4      2ND COLDEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA      5.0      21.0        -16.0      2ND COLDEST
FLINT AREA        0.5      16.9        -16.4      1ST COLDEST
SAGINAW           2.7      17.3        -13.0      1ST COLDEST


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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