Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT...APPENDED NWS WHITE LAKE DATA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
813 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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             104   08/06/1918
 LOW               38   08/29/1982
HIGHEST            90   08/26        MM      MM
LOWEST             49   08/15        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.6              81.4    -0.8
AVG. MINIMUM     62.5              62.6    -0.1
MEAN             71.5              72.0    -0.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               2.5    -1.5
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.33   1926
 MINIMUM         0.16   1894
TOTALS           6.32              3.00    3.32
DAILY AVG.       0.20              0.10    0.10
DAYS >= .01        11               9.6     1.4
DAYS >= .10         6               5.9     0.1
DAYS >= .50         2               2.1    -0.1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.7     0.3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    4.59   08/11 TO 08/12
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   0
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       5                 8      -3
 SINCE 7/1         13                10       3
COOLING TOTAL     216               225      -9
 SINCE 1/1        632               711     -79

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/260    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/250    DATE  08/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            2
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         16

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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 - AUGUST 2014

...TEMPERATURE DATA...               ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM.... 76.8             MONTHLY TOTAL ......... 2.97
AVERAGE MINIMUM.... 56.2             GREATEST DAILY TOTAL... 1.01
MONTHLY AVERAGE.... 66.5             ON THE 5TH
                                     2014 TOTAL.............23.87

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...            ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL......... 33            MONTHLY TOTAL......... 0.0
2014-15 SEASON TOTAL.. 108           2014-15 SEASON TOTAL.. 0.0

...COOLING DEGREE DAYS...
MONTHLY TOTAL........ 84
2014 TOTAL........... 242

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         SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 2014


AUGUST 2014 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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PRECIPITATION
              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE    RANKING
DETROIT AREA   6.32"    3.00"   +3.32"      9TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA     3.82"    3.18"   +0.64"     23RD WETTEST
SAGINAW        4.69"    3.31"   +1.98"     26TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA  27.42"   22.43"    +4.99"    16TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA    26.99"   20.56"    +6.43"     9TH WETTEST
SAGINAW       22.11"   20.52"    +1.59"    28TH WETTEST

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


AVERAGE TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA   71.5     72.0    -0.5       61ST WARMEST
FLINT AREA     71.1     68.8    +2.3       20TH WARMEST
SAGINAW        69.4     68.8    +0.6       45TH WARMEST


AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA   80.6     81.4    -0.8       64TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA     81.7     79.7    +2.0       33RD WARMEST
SAGINAW        79.2     79.4    -0.2       43RD COLDEST


AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA    62.5    62.6    -0.1       49TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA      60.5    57.9    +2.6       17TH WARMEST
SAGINAW         59.6    58.3    +1.3       27TH 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 JANUARY 1912








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