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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
958 AM EST MON FEB 3 2014

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 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              67   01/25/1950
 LOW              -21   01/21/1984
HIGHEST            45   01/13        MM      MM
LOWEST            -14   01/07        MM      MM
                        01/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     24.4              32.0    -7.6
AVG. MINIMUM      8.4              19.1   -10.7
MEAN             16.4              25.6    -9.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32     25              15.7     9.3
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              26.7     1.3
DAYS MIN <= 0      11               2.0     9.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.02   1932
 MINIMUM         0.23   1961
TOTALS           2.92              1.96    0.96
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.06    0.03
DAYS >= .01        17              13.1     3.9
DAYS >= .10         9               5.6     3.4
DAYS >= .50         1               0.9     0.1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.90   01/05 TO 01/05
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.6   1978
                        0
                        0
TOTALS           39.1R             12.5    26.6
 LIQUID EQUIV    3.91              1.20    2.71
SINCE 7/1        55.8              23.7    32.1
 LIQUID 7/1      5.58
DAYS >= TRACE      25              10.4    14.6
DAYS >= 1.0         9               3.7     5.3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        16R  01/07
                        01/06
 24 HR TOTAL     10.2R  MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1499              1223     276
 SINCE 7/1       3978              3520     458
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST      01/01             MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/200    DATE  01/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/190    DATE  01/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.80
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         20

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               23     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      8

-  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 - JANUARY  2014

...TEMPERATURE DATA...               ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM.... 22.0             MONTHLY TOTAL ......... 2.58
AVERAGE MINIMUM.... 3.4              GREATEST DAILY TOTAL... 0.82
MONTHLY AVERAGE.... 12.7             ON THE 5TH
                                     2014 TOTAL............. 2.58

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...            ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL......... 1612          MONTHLY TOTAL......... 33.8
2013-14 SEASON TOTAL.. 4607          2013-14 SEASON TOTAL.. 50.4

...COOLING DEGREE DAYS...
MONTHLY TOTAL........ 0
2013 TOTAL........... 0

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        SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 2014


JANUARY 2014 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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SNOWFALL
              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   39.1"    12.5"    +26.6"      1ST MOST SNOWY
FLINT AREA     32.9"    11.8"    +5.1"       1ST MOST SNOWY
SAGINAW        15.6     9.0"     +9.9"      20TH MOST SNOWY

SNOW YEAR SINCE JULY 1

              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   55.8"    23.7"    +32.1"      1ST MOST SNOWY
FLINT AREA     51.4"    27.8"    +23.6"      4TH MOST SNOWY
SAGINAW        36.1"    24.8"    +11.3"     11TH MOST SNOWY

     *NORMAL TO-DATE (AS OF JANUARY 31, 2014)

PRECIPITATION
              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   2.92"    1.96"   +0.96"      29TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA     2.53"    1.63"   +0.90"      15TH WETTEST
SAGINAW        1.90"    1.71"   +0.19"      34TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   2.92"    1.96"    +0.96"     29TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA     2.53"    1.63"    +0.90"     15TH WETTEST
SAGINAW        1.90"    1.71"    +0.19"     34TH WETTEST

     *NORMAL TO-DATE (AS OF JANUARY 31, 2014)


AVERAGE TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   16.4     25.6     -9.2        6TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA     15.6     22.4     -6.8        7TH COLDEST
SAGINAW        16.0     22.2     -6.2       14TH COLDEST


AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   24.4     32.0     -7.6       12TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA     24.5     29.6     -5.1       10TH COLDEST
SAGINAW        23.7     28.9     -5.2       17TH COLDEST


AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    8.4     19.1     -10.7       6TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA      6.7     15.3     -8.6        6TH COLDEST
SAGINAW         8.4     22.2     -6.2       11TH 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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