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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
848 AM EST WED MAR 5 2014

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2014

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            46   02/21        MM      MM
LOWEST             -5   02/12        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     26.9              35.2    -8.3
AVG. MINIMUM     11.9              21.0    -9.1
MEAN             19.4              28.1    -8.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32     21              10.6    10.4
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              24.3     3.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       4               0.8     3.2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.41   1881
 MINIMUM         0.04   1877
TOTALS           2.82              2.02    0.80
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.07    0.03
DAYS >= .01        11              10.6     0.4
DAYS >= .10         5               5.0     0.0
DAYS >= .50         3               1.1     1.9
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.2    -0.2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.90   02/20 TO 02/20
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           38.4   1908
                        0
                        0
TOTALS           23.4              10.2    13.2
 LIQUID EQUIV    2.34              1.00    1.34
SINCE 7/1        79.2              33.9    45.3
 LIQUID 7/1      7.92
DAYS >= TRACE      24               8.3    15.7
DAYS >= 1.0         7               3.2     3.8
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        20R  02/18
 24 HR TOTAL      7.6   MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1272              1033     239
 SINCE 7/1       5250              4553     697
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              9.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/210    DATE  02/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/210    DATE  02/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            0
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               24     SLEET                      1
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                     15

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

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CLIMATOLOGICAL STATISTICS FOR THE NWS WHITE LAKE - FEBRUARY 2014

...TEMPERATURE DATA...               ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM.... 23.5             MONTHLY TOTAL ......... 1.55
AVERAGE MINIMUM.... 5.9              GREATEST DAILY TOTAL... 0.47
MONTHLY AVERAGE.... 14.7             ON THE 1ST
                                     2014 TOTAL............. 4.13

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...            ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL......... 1402          MONTHLY TOTAL......... 19.9
2013-14 SEASON TOTAL.. 6009          2013-14 SEASON TOTAL.. 70.3

...COOLING DEGREE DAYS...
MONTHLY TOTAL........ 0
2014 TOTAL........... 0

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        SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 2014


FEBRUARY 2014 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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SNOWFALL
              ACTUAL   NORMAL   DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   23.4"    10.2"    +13.2"      9TH MOST SNOWY
FLINT AREA     21.8"    10.8"    +11.0"      3RD MOST SNOWY
SAGINAW        17.0"    8.6"     +8.4"      15TH MOST SNOWY

SNOW YEAR SINCE JULY 1

              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   79.2"    33.9"    +45.3"      1ST MOST SNOWY
FLINT AREA     73.2"    38.6"    +34.6"    T-1ST MOST SNOWY
SAGINAW        53.1"    33.4"    +19.7"     10TH MOST SNOWY

     *NORMAL TO-DATE (AS OF FEBRUARY 28, 2014)

PRECIPITATION
              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   2.82"    2.02"   +0.80"      31ST WETTEST
FLINT AREA     1.48"    1.48"   +0.00"      45TH WETTEST
SAGINAW        1.88"    1.61"   +0.27"      38TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   5.74"    3.98"    +1.76"     21ST WETTEST
FLINT AREA     4.01"    3.11"    +0.90"     25TH WETTEST
SAGINAW        3.78"    3.32"    +0.46"     36TH WETTEST

     *NORMAL TO-DATE (AS OF FEBRUARY 28, 2014)


AVERAGE TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   19.4     28.1     -8.7       15TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA     16.0     24.8     -8.8        4TH COLDEST
SAGINAW        15.5     24.5     -9.0        8TH COLDEST


AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   26.9     35.2     -8.3       16TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA     25.6     32.8     -7.2        5TH COLDEST
SAGINAW        23.8     31.7     -7.9        8TH COLDEST


AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    11.9    21.0     -9.1       14TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA      6.3     16.9    -10.6        5TH COLDEST
SAGINAW         7.2     17.3    -10.1        8TH 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 JANUARY 1912















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