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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
346 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

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...THE FLINT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 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              97   09/03/1953
                        09/02/1953
                        09/01/1953
 LOW               26   09/28/1991
HIGHEST            89   09/06        MM      MM
LOWEST             43   09/25        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     75.2              72.3     2.9
AVG. MINIMUM     54.4              49.9     4.5
MEAN             64.8              61.1     3.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.4    -0.4
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.86   1986
 MINIMUM         0.29   2002
TOTALS           4.41              3.75    0.66
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.12    0.03
DAYS >= .01         9              10.0    -1.0
DAYS >= .10         6               6.3    -0.3
DAYS >= .50         3               2.4     0.6
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.9     0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.66   09/16 TO 09/17
 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   09/30 TO 09/30
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      70               166     -96
 SINCE 7/1         70               210    -140
COOLING TOTAL      72                49      23
 SINCE 1/1       1011               526     485

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/310    DATE  09/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/290    DATE  09/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

-  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 SEPTEMBER 2016


SEPTEMBER 2016 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    6.28"      3.27"      +3.01"      4TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA      4.41"      3.75"      +0.66"     21ST WETTEST
SAGINAW         5.88"      3.31"      +2.57"     48TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1*

                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    27.50"    25.70"      +1.80"     35TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA      23.96"    24.31"      -0.35"     38TH DRIEST
SAGINAW         25.49"    24.35"      +1.14"     33RD WETTEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF SEPTEMBER 30, 2016)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     68.2      64.4       +3.8       11TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       64.8      61.1       +3.7       16TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          65.6      61.3       +4.3        9TH WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     76.9      74.0       +2.9       18TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       75.2      72.3       +2.9       24TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          75.1      72.1       +3.0       18TH WARMEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     59.4      54.7       +4.7        7TH WARMEST
FLINT AREA       54.4      49.9       +4.5       10TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          56.1      50.5       +5.6        6TH 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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