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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1040 AM CST WED DEC 3 2014

...METEOROLOGICAL AUTUMN SUMMARIES FOR LA CROSSE WI AND ROCHESTER MN...

THE INFORMATION BELOW PROVIDES DETAILS ON AUTUMN TEMPERATURES,
PRECIPITATION AND SNOWFALL FOR LA CROSSE WI AND ROCHESTER MN.

LA CROSSE WI...

AUTUMN OF 2014 WAS COLDER AND DRIER AT LA CROSSE WI.  MORE DETAILS CAN
BE FOUND BELOW.

TEMPERATURES...

FROM SEPTEMBER 1 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30 2014...LA CROSSE REGIONAL AIRPORT
HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 48.0 DEGREES.  THIS WAS 1.6 DEGREES COLDER
THAN THE 1981-2010 NORMAL OF 49.6 DEGREES.  BOTH SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER
WERE SLIGHTLY WARMER THAN NORMAL (0.4 DEGREES WARMER THAN NORMAL).
NOVEMBER WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1991 AND TIED 1875 AND 1986 FOR THE
15TH COLDEST.

THE TABLE BELOW CONTAINS THE MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES AND THEIR
DEPARTURES FROM NORMAL FOR THE AUTUMN OF 2014.

           AUTUMN 2014 TEMPERATURES
               IN LA CROSSE WI

                  AVERAGE            DEPARTURE
   MONTH        TEMPERATURE         FROM NORMAL
   -----        -----------         -----------
   SEPTEMBER   63.2 DEGREES        +0.4 DEGREES
   OCTOBER     50.6 DEGREES        +0.4 DEGREES
   NOVEMBER    30.1 DEGREES        -5.8 DEGREES - 15TH COLDEST

   AUTUMN      48.0 DEGREES        -1.6 DEGREES

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 57.1 DEGREES WHICH WAS 1.9 DEGREES
COLDER THAN 1981-2010 NORMAL OF 59.0 DEGREES.

THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 38.9 DEGREES WHICH WAS 1.4 DEGREES
COLDER THAN 1981-2010 NORMAL OF 40.3 DEGREES.

THE WARMEST HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 85 DEGREES ON SEPTEMBER 4TH.
THE COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 17 DEGREES ON NOVEMBER 17TH.
THIS WAS THE COLD AUTUMN HIGH TEMPERATURE SINCE 14 DEGREES IN 1996.

THE WARMEST LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 73 DEGREES ON SEPTEMBER 4TH.
THE COLDEST LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 4 ON NOVEMBER 21ST.

PRECIPITATION...

FROM SEPTEMBER 1 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30 2014...LA CROSSE REGIONAL AIRPORT
RECEIVED 7.11 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION.  THIS WAS 0.63 INCHES DRIER THAN
THE 1981-2010 NORMAL OF 7.74 INCHES.

THE TABLE BELOW CONTAINS THE MONTHLY PRECIPITATION TOTALS AND THEIR
DEPARTURES FROM NORMAL FOR THE AUTUMN OF 2014.

          AUTUMN 2014 PRECIPITATION
               IN LA CROSSE WI

                PRECIPITATION         DEPARTURE
   MONTH            TOTAL            FROM NORMAL
   -----        ------------         -----------
   SEPTEMBER    2.62 INCHES         -0.94 INCHES
   OCTOBER      3.53 INCHES         +1.36 INCHES
   NOVEMBER     0.96 INCHES         -1.05 INCHES

   AUTUMN       7.11 INCHES         -0.63 INCHES

THE HIGHEST DAILY PRECIPITATION TOTAL WAS 1.36 INCHES ON OCTOBER 2ND.
THIS WAS 19.1 PERCENT OF THE AUTUMN PRECIPITATION.

SNOWFALL

FROM SEPTEMBER 1 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30 2014...LA CROSSE REGIONAL AIRPORT
RECEIVED 7.8 INCHES.  THIS WAS 3.5 INCHES SNOWIER THAN THE 1981-2010
NORMAL OF 4.3 INCHES. THIS WAS THE MOST SNOW IN AN AUTUMN SINCE 1996
/12.2 INCHES/.

THE TABLE BELOW CONTAINS THE MONTHLY SNOWFALL TOTALS AND THEIR DEPARTURES
FROM NORMAL FOR THE AUTUMN OF 2014.

            AUTUMN 2014 SNOWFALL
               IN LA CROSSE WI

                  SNOWFALL            DEPARTURE
   MONTH            TOTAL            FROM NORMAL
   -----        ------------         -----------
   SEPTEMBER     0.0 INCHES           0.0 INCHES
   OCTOBER       0.0 INCHES          -0.2 INCHES
   NOVEMBER      7.8 INCH            +3.7 INCHES

   AUTUMN        7.8 INCH            +3.5 INCHES

THE HIGHEST DAILY SNOWFALL TOTAL WAS 2.7 INCHES ON NOVEMBER 11TH.

...................................

ROCHESTER...

AUTUMN OF 2014 WAS COLDER AND DRIER AT ROCHESTER MN.  MORE DETAILS
CAN BE FOUND BELOW.

TEMPERATURES...

FROM SEPTEMBER 1 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30 2013...ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT HAD AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 44.0 DEGREES.  THIS WAS
3.7 DEGREES COLDER THAN THE 1981-2010 NORMAL OF 47.7 DEGREES. BOTH
SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER WERE ABOUT 1 DEGREE COLDER THAN NORMAL. NOVEMBER
WAS 9.1 COLDER THAN NORMAL.  THIS IS TIED WITH 1959 FOR THE SIXTH
COLDEST AND THE COLDEST SINCE 1991 /23.9 DEGREES - 5TH COLDEST/.
THIS AUTUMN WAS THE 12TH COLDEST AND THE COLDEST SINCE 1996
/43.7 DEGREE - 9TH COLDEST/.  THE COLDEST AUTUMN OCCURRED BACK IN 1976
WHEN THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 41.8 DEGREES.

THE TABLE BELOW CONTAINS THE MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES AND THEIR
DEPARTURES FROM NORMAL FOR THE AUTUMN OF 2014.

           AUTUMN 2014 TEMPERATURES
               IN ROCHESTER MN

                  AVERAGE            DEPARTURE
   MONTH        TEMPERATURE         FROM NORMAL
   -----        -----------         -----------
   SEPTEMBER   59.8 DEGREES        -1.1 DEGREES
   OCTOBER     47.4 DEGREES        -1.0 DEGREES
   NOVEMBER    24.7 DEGREES        -9.1 DEGREES - 6TH COLDEST

   AUTUMN      44.0 DEGREES        -3.7 DEGREES - 12TH COLDEST

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 53.4 DEGREES WHICH WAS 3.7 DEGREES
COLDER THAN 1981-2010 NORMAL OF 57.1 DEGREES.

THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 34.6 DEGREES WHICH WAS 3.7 DEGREES
COLDER THAN 1981-2010 NORMAL OF 38.3 DEGREES.

THE WARMEST TEMPERATURE WAS 85 DEGREES ON SEPTEMBER 4TH.
THE COLDEST TEMPERATURE WAS -8 DEGREES ON NOVEMBER 27TH.

PRECIPITATION...

FROM SEPTEMBER 1 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30 2014...ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT RECEIVED 6.82 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION.  THIS WAS 0.78 INCHES
DRIER THAN THE 1981-2010 NORMAL 7.60 INCHES.

THE TABLE BELOW CONTAINS THE MONTHLY PRECIPITATION TOTALS AND THEIR
DEPARTURES FROM NORMAL FOR THE AUTUMN OF 2014.

          AUTUMN 2014 PRECIPITATION
               IN ROCHESTER MN

                PRECIPITATION         DEPARTURE
   MONTH            TOTAL            FROM NORMAL
   -----        ------------         -----------
   SEPTEMBER    3.54 INCHES         +0.09 INCHES
   OCTOBER      2.37 INCHES         +0.13 INCHES
   NOVEMBER     0.91 INCHES         -1.00 INCHES

   AUTUMN       6.82 INCHES         -0.78 INCHES

THE HIGHEST DAILY PRECIPITATION TOTAL WAS 0.98 INCHES ON SEPTEMBER 1ST.
THIS WAS 14.4 PERCENT OF THE AUTUMN PRECIPITATION.

SNOWFALL...

FROM SEPTEMBER 1 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30 2014...ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
RECEIVED JUST 9.2 INCHES OF SNOW.  THIS WAS 2.3 INCHES SNOWIER THE 1981-2010
NORMAL OF 6.9 INCHES.

THE TABLE BELOW CONTAINS THE MONTHLY SNOWFALL TOTALS AND THEIR DEPARTURES
FROM NORMAL FOR THE AUTUMN OF 2014.

            AUTUMN 2014 SNOWFALL
               IN ROCHESTER MN

                  SNOWFALL            DEPARTURE
   MONTH            TOTAL            FROM NORMAL
   -----        ------------         -----------
   SEPTEMBER     0.0 INCHES           0.0 INCHES
   OCTOBER         TRACE             -0.8 INCHES
   NOVEMBER      9.2 INCHES          +3.1 INCHES

   AUTUMN        9.2 INCHES          +2.3 INCHES

THE HIGHEST DAILY SNOWFALL TOTAL WAS 2.8 INCHES ON NOVEMBER 26TH.

$$

BOYNE



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