Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1112 AM EST MON FEB 5 2018

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...THE FLINT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1921 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              65   01/25/1950
 LOW              -25   01/18/1976
HIGHEST            56   01/11        MM      MM
LOWEST            -14   01/06        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     31.3              29.6     1.7
AVG. MINIMUM     13.8              15.3    -1.5
MEAN             22.5              22.4     0.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32     16              18.9    -2.9
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              28.9    -0.9
DAYS MIN <= 0       9               4.7     4.3

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.02   2006
 MINIMUM         0.07   1945
TOTALS           1.86              1.63    0.23
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.05    0.01
DAYS >= .01        11              13.6    -2.6
DAYS >= .10         4               4.8    -0.8
DAYS >= .50         1               0.8     0.2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.65   01/22 TO 01/22
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           32.9   2014
TOTALS           20.2              13.1     7.1
 LIQUID EQUIV    2.02              1.30    0.72
SINCE 7/1        43.9              27.8    16.1
 LIQUID 7/1      4.39
DAYS >= TRACE      18              12.8     5.2
DAYS >= 1.0         6               3.9     2.1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         8   01/31
                        01/30
 24 HR TOTAL     10.0   01/29 TO 01/29
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1310              1319      -9
 SINCE 7/1       3916              3964     -48
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              10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/350    DATE  01/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/340    DATE  01/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            8
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74



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

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       SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 2018


JANUARY 2018 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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SNOWFALL
                ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     9.2"     12.5"       -3.3"     69TH LEAST SNOWY
FLINT AREA      20.2"     13.1"       +7.1"     10TH SNOWIEST
SAGINAW          4.4"     11.9"       -7.5"     20TH LEAST SNOWY

SNOW YEAR SINCE JULY 1*

                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    31.7"      23.7"       +8.0"     22ND SNOWIEST
FLINT AREA      43.9"      27.8"      +16.1"      8TH SNOWIEST
SAGINAW         17.6"      24.8"       -7.2"     37TH LEAST SNOWY

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF JANUARY 31, 2018)

PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    1.36"      1.96"      -0.60"     40TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA      1.86"      1.63"      +0.23"     41ST WETTEST
SAGINAW         1.48"      2.46       -0.98"     41ST DRIEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1*

PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    1.36"      1.96"      -0.60"     40TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA      1.86"      1.63"      +0.23"     41ST WETTEST
SAGINAW         1.48"      2.46       -0.98"     41ST DRIEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF JANUARY 31, 2018)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     24.5      25.6       -1.1       69TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA       22.5      22.4       +0.1       48TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          23.0      22.2       +0.8       45TH WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     32.5      32.0       +0.5       58TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       31.3      29.6       +1.7       39TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          30.9      28.9       +2.0       34TH WARMEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     16.6      19.1       -2.5       60TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA       13.8      15.3       -1.5       41ST COLDEST
SAGINAW          15.1      15.6       -0.5       53RD 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 1913



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