Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
125 PM EDT MON JUN 2 2014

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 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              95   05/28/2012
                        05/31/1895
                        07/08/1936
 LOW               25   05/10/1966
HIGHEST            88   05/13        MM      MM
LOWEST             36   05/16        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.5              69.9     1.6
AVG. MINIMUM     51.3              49.4     1.9
MEAN             61.4              59.7     1.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.4    -0.4
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.46   2004
 MINIMUM         0.43   1920
TOTALS           4.87              3.38    1.49
DAILY AVG.       0.16              0.11    0.05
DAYS >= .01        13              12.1     0.9
DAYS >= .10         7               6.9     0.1
DAYS >= .50         3               2.3     0.7
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.7     1.3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.74   05/27 TO 05/28
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            6.0   1923
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00                MM      MM
SINCE 7/1        94.9              42.5    52.4
 LIQUID 7/1      9.49
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   05/31 TO 05/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     169               208     -39
 SINCE 7/1       7011              6102     909
COOLING TOTAL      64                42      22
 SINCE 1/1         64                48      16

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/210    DATE  05/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/200    DATE  05/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      9

-  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 - MAY 2014

...TEMPERATURE DATA...               ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM.... 67.2             MONTHLY TOTAL ......... 4.49
AVERAGE MINIMUM.... 45.2             GREATEST DAILY TOTAL... 1.09
MONTHLY AVERAGE.... 56.2             ON THE 12TH
                                     2014 TOTAL.............13.19

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...            ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL......... 286           MONTHLY TOTAL......... 0.0
2013-14 SEASON TOTAL.. 8198          2013-14 SEASON TOTAL.. 87.7

...COOLING DEGREE DAYS...
MONTHLY TOTAL........ 20
2014 TOTAL........... 20

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        SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 2014


MAY 2014 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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PRECIPITATION
              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA   4.87"    3.38"   +1.49"      24TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA     7.25"    3.08"   +4.17"       4TH WETTEST
SAGINAW        3.23"    3.38"   -0.15"      44TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA  14.67"   12.54"    +2.13"     30TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA    14.95"   10.99"    +3.96"     12TH WETTEST
SAGINAW       11.59"   11.65"    -0.06"     40TH WETTEST

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


AVERAGE TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA   61.4     59.7    +1.7       31ST WARMEST
FLINT AREA     59.7     56.9    +2.8       24TH WARMEST
SAGINAW        58.8     57.3    +1.5       33RD WARMEST


AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA   71.5     69.9    +1.6       33RD WARMEST
FLINT AREA     70.8     68.5    +2.3       32ND WARMEST
SAGINAW        69.2     68.0    +1.2       35TH WARMEST


AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA    51.3    49.4    +1.7       30TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA      48.6    45.3    +3.3       23RD WARMEST
SAGINAW         48.5    46.6    +1.9       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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