Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1046 AM CST TUE MAR 1 2016

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...THE INTERNATIONAL FALLS MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE WINTER SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              58   02/22/2000
 LOW              -46   01/21/2011
                        01/06/1968
                        01/06/1968
HIGHEST            46   02/27        MM      MM       38
LOWEST            -29   02/13        MM      MM      -36
MEAN             14.9               8.1     6.8      7.3

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.80   2013
TOTALS           2.44              2.00    0.44     2.87

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
SINCE 7/1        33.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4526              5123    -597     5143
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/330
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/340

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM



-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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.THE 2015-2016 WINTER SEASON WAS WARMER AND WETTER THAN NORMAL AT
INTERNATIONAL FALLS MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THE WINTER SEASON WAS 14.9 DEGREES WHICH
WAS 6.8 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 8.1 DEGREES. THIS WAS THE 6TH
WARMEST WINTER ON RECORD AT INTERNATIONAL FALLS. 2.44 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED FOR THE SEASON WHICH WAS 0.44
INCHES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 2.00 INCHES. THIS WAS THE 37TH WETTEST
WINTER SEASON ON RECORD. 26.3 INCHES OF SNOW FELL FOR THE SEASON
WHICH WAS 14.5 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL OF 40.8 INCHES. THIS WAS THE
16TH LEAST SNOWIEST WINTER SEASON ON RECORD.

THE OUTLOOK FOR SPRING...NORMAL HIGHS START IN THE UPPER 20S IN
EARLY MARCH AND WARM TO THE UPPER 60S BY THE END OF MAY. NORMAL LOWS
START IN THE SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE ZERO AND WARM TO THE MID 40S BY THE
END OF THE SEASON. NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR SPRING IS 5.34 INCHES.
THE NORMAL SNOWFALL FOR THE SPRING IS 14.2 INCHES. ABOVE AVERAGE
TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION IS FORECASTED FOR THE
SPRING.

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