Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44
000
CXUS53 KGID 081800 CCA
CLMEAR

CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
157 PM CDT TUE OCT 7 2014

UPDATED TO INCLUDE ADDITIONAL MONTHLY INFO AT BOTTOM

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

...THE KEARNEY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1894 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            90   09/03        95      -5      100  09/06
LOWEST             34   09/13        34       0       43  09/29
AVG. MAXIMUM     74.7              77.0    -2.3     82.8
AVG. MINIMUM     51.4              50.0     1.4     55.9
MEAN             63.0              63.5    -0.5     69.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               2.7    -1.7       10
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.6    -0.6        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           2.30              2.07    0.23     3.83
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.07    0.01
DAYS >= .01         9               6.5     2.5
DAYS >= .10         7               3.6     3.4
DAYS >= .50         1               1.2    -0.2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.50   09/23 TO 09/23

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     123               132      -9       34
COOLING TOTAL      73                87     -14      170
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/320
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/170

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71


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

&&

THE PRECIPITATION DATA SHOWN ABOVE IS RECORDED BY THE AUTOMATED
WEATHER OBSERVING SYSTEM AT THE KEARNEY AIRPORT. THE PRECIPITATION
IS DEPICTED FOR A CALENDAR DAY FROM MIDNIGHT TO MIDNIGHT. SNOWFALL
IS NOT RECORDED BY THAT SYSTEM.

THE OFFICIAL PRECIPITATION...SNOWFALL...AND SNOW DEPTH OBSERVATION
FOR KEARNEY IS RECORDED DAILY BY THE COOPERATIVE OBSERVER AT 7 AM.
THAT INFORMATION FOLLOWS...

...KEARNEY 4NE COOPERATIVE OBSERVER REPORT FOR SEPTEMBER 2014...

PRECIPITATION (IN)
    MONTH TO DATE..................   2.40
    YEAR TO DATE...................  23.51

SNOWFALL (IN)
    MONTH TO DATE..................   0.0
    SEASONAL TOTAL (SINCE JULY 1ST)   0.0

&&

...SEPTEMBER 2014 CLIMATE DETAILS FOR KEARNEY REGIONAL AIRPORT...

(NOTE: ALL DATA PRESENTED BELOW THIS POINT IS FROM THE OFFICIAL NWS
COOPERATIVE OBSERVER LOCATED AT KEARNEY REGIONAL AIRPORT. AS A
RESULT...IT MAY DIFFER SLIGHTLY FROM THE UNOFFICIAL AUTOMATED
AIRPORT OBSERVATIONS PRESENTED IN THE TABLE AT THE TOP OF THIS
PRODUCT. ALL TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION DATA REPORTED BY THE
OFFICIAL COOPERATIVE OBSERVER IS BASED ON A 24-HOUR PERIOD ENDING AT
7 AM...AND THUS DOES NOT CORRESPOND TO A MIDNIGHT-TO-MIDNIGHT
CALENDAR DAY PERIOD AS THE AUTOMATED OBSERVATIONS DO.)

...TEMPERATURES

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE:     74.5 DEGREES (2.5 BELOW NORMAL)
AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE:      51.1 DEGREES (1.1 ABOVE NORMAL)
AVERAGE MEAN TEMPERATURE:     62.8 DEGREES (0.7 BELOW NORMAL)

HOTTEST HIGH TEMPERATURE: 90 DEGREES REPORTED ON THE 4TH
(ACTUALLY OCCURRED ON THE 3RD)

COOLEST HIGH TEMPERATURE: 49 DEGREES REPORTED ON THE 12TH
(ACTUALLY OCCURRED ON THE 11TH)

COOLEST LOW TEMPERATURE: 35 DEGREES REPORTED ON THE 14TH
(ACTUALLY OCCURRED ON THE MORNING OF THE 13TH)

WARMEST LOW TEMPERATURE: 69 DEGREES REPORTED ON THE 4TH


...PRECIPITATION

TOTAL MONTHLY PRECIPITATION:   2.40 INCHES (0.33 ABOVE NORMAL)

NUMBER OF 24-HOUR PERIODS
WITH MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION (0.01 OR MORE): 7

HIGHEST 24-HOUR
PRECIPITATION ENDING AROUND 7 AM: 0.83 INCHES REPORTED ON THE 23RD


PRECIPITATION TOTALS AND DEPARTURES
FROM NORMAL FOR THE PAST 12 MONTHS:

MONTH          PRECIP.  DEPARTURE

OCT  2013       3.73      +1.69
NOV  2013       0.72      -0.30
DEC  2013       0.10      -0.47
JAN  2014       0.28      -0.21
FEB  2014       0.36      -0.19
MAR  2014       0.11      -1.68
APR  2014       3.35      +1.12
MAY  2014       0.71      -3.47
JUN  2014       8.53      +4.60
JUL  2014       0.17      -3.11
AUG  2014       7.60      +4.52
SEP  2014       2.40      +0.33

12-MONTH TOTAL  28.06     +2.83

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS/HIGH WINDS

ALTHOUGH KEARNEY EXPERIENCED SEVERAL THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE
MONTH...NWS HASTINGS RECEIVED NO REPORTS OF LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING
WINDS OR TORNADOES FROM ANYWHERE WITHIN BUFFALO COUNTY DURING
SEPTEMBER 2014. IN TERMS OF WIND GUSTS...ONE OF THE HIGHEST MEASURED
PEAK GUSTS OF THE MONTH AT THE AIRPORT WAS ONLY 35 MPH FROM THE
SOUTH ON THE 19TH (PLEASE NOTE THIS WAS NOT NECESSARILY THE TRUE
PEAK GUST OF THE MONTH...AS THIS AUTOMATED SYSTEM ONLY TRANSMITS
ROUTINE WIND OBSERVATIONS EVERY 20 MINUTES).

$$

PFANNKUCH


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.