Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1100 AM EST WED MAR 2 2016

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...THE FLINT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1921 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              68   02/11/1999
 LOW              -28   02/14/1916
HIGHEST            62   02/19        MM      MM
LOWEST            -10   02/14        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     38.2              32.8     5.4
AVG. MINIMUM     21.4              16.9     4.5
MEAN             29.8              24.8     5.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      9              13.5    -4.5
DAYS MIN <= 32     23              25.7    -2.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               2.7     0.3

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.28   1954
 MINIMUM         0.17   1969
TOTALS           2.21              1.48    0.73
DAILY AVG.       0.08                MM      MM
DAYS >= .01        13              10.5     2.5
DAYS >= .10         6               4.1     1.9
DAYS >= .50         2               0.6     1.4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.78   02/24 TO 02/25
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.4   2008
                        0
                        0
TOTALS           22.7              10.8    11.9
 LIQUID EQUIV    2.27              1.10    1.17
SINCE 7/1        50.4              38.6    11.8
 LIQUID 7/1      5.04
DAYS >= TRACE      16               9.9     6.1
DAYS >= 1.0         5               3.5     1.5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         8   02/27
                        02/26
                        02/25
 24 HR TOTAL      7.1   MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1013              1124    -111
 SINCE 7/1       3870              5125   -1255
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST      02/01             MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/250    DATE  02/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/260    DATE  02/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               17     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                     14

-  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 FEBRUARY 2016


FEBRUARY 20016 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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SNOWFALL
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    10.7"     10.2"       +0.5"      54TH SNOWIEST
FLINT AREA      22.7"     10.8"      +11.9"       3RD SNOWIEST
SAGINAW         18.0"      8.6"       +9.4"      11TH SNOWIEST

SNOW YEAR SINCE JULY 1*
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    26.6"     33.9"        -7.3"     70TH LEAST SNOWY
FLINT AREA      50.4"     38.6"       +11.8"     11TH SNOWIEST
SAGINAW         33.5"     33.4"        +0.1"     51ST LEAST SNOWY

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF FEBRUARY 29, 2016

PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    2.02"      2.02"      +0.00"     59TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA      2.21"      1.48"      +0.73"     16TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         1.88"      1.61"      +0.27"     35TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1*
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    3.36"      3.98"      -0.62"     52ND DRIEST
FLINT AREA      3.85"      3.11"      +0.74"     27TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         3.92"      3.32"      +0.60"     32ND WETTEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF FEBRUARY 29, 2016)


AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     31.2      28.1       +3.1       19TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       29.8      24.8       +5.0       14TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          29.2      24.5       +4.7        9TH WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     39.0      35.2       +3.8       29TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       38.2      32.8       +5.4       13TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          35.9      31.7       +4.2        9TH WARMEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     23.5      21.0       +2.5       29TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       21.4      16.9       +4.5       18TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          22.5      17.3       +5.2        7TH 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 1912



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