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National Weather Service Lincoln IL
455 PM CDT Tue Sep 30 2014

...A Look Ahead at October Climatological Data...

Normals are for the period 1981-2010.


...TEMPERATURES...        SPRINGFIELD           PEORIA
Normal high/low           66/44                 65/44
  Oct  1 normals          73/48                 71/48
  Oct 31 normals          60/40                 59/39

Month record high          93 on 10/03/2006#     93 on 10/03/2006
Month record low           13 on 10/30/1925       7 on 10/30/1925

Normal occurrences of...
  Highs 90 or above       0                     0
  Highs 32 or above       0                     0
  Lows  32 or below       4                     3
  Lows   0 or below       0                     0


...PRECIPITATION...
Normal liquid equivalent  3.15                  2.84
  Greatest month total   13.39 in 1941         10.80 in 1941
  Least month total       0.11 in 1904          0.03 in 1964
  Greatest 24-hour        4.74 on 10/4/1941     3.62 on 10/10/1969

Normal snowfall           Trace                 Trace
  Greatest month total    2.8 in 1926           3.3 in 1929
  Least month total       0.0 in many years     0.0 in many years
  Greatest 24-hour        1.8 on 10/29/1925     1.8 on 10/26-27/1967


...DEGREE DAYS /BASE 65/...
Normal heating            329                   356
Normal cooling            22                    15


...FREEZE DATES...
Normal first freeze       October 21            October 15
Earliest first freeze     9/20/1991             9/20/1991


CLIMATOLOGICAL OUTLOOK FOR THE NEW MONTH:

   Temperature ---- Equal chances of above or below normal
   Precipitation -- Higher chance of above normal

# - last of several occurrences

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