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 FLINT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1921 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              93   05/28/2012
                        05/31/1988
 LOW               22   05/10/1966
HIGHEST            86   05/13        MM      MM
                        05/08
LOWEST             36   05/16        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.8              68.5     2.3
AVG. MINIMUM     48.6              45.3     3.3
MEAN             59.7              56.9     2.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.5    -1.5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.19   2004
 MINIMUM         0.34   1988
TOTALS           7.25              3.08    4.17
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.10    0.13
DAYS >= .01        14              11.1     2.9
DAYS >= .10        12               6.5     5.5
DAYS >= .50         6               2.0     4.0
DAYS >= 1.00        4               0.5     3.5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.41   05/20 TO 05/21
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           12.0   1923
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00                MM      MM
SINCE 7/1        83.9              47.4    36.5
 LIQUID 7/1      8.39
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     205               280     -75
 SINCE 7/1       7457              6887     570
COOLING TOTAL      48                28      20
 SINCE 1/1         48                32      16

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST      05/12             MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/270    DATE  05/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/250    DATE  05/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              9     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     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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        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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