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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
956 AM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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...THE DUBUQUE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1873 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              90   10/03/1997
 LOW               10   10/30/1925
HIGHEST            75   10/27        66       9
LOWEST             28   10/31        35      -7
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.3              60.0    -1.7
AVG. MINIMUM     39.3              40.0    -0.7
MEAN             48.8              50.0    -1.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      5               6.3    -1.3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.58   1967
 MINIMUM            T   1964
                        1952
TOTALS           3.05              2.66    0.39
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.09    0.01
DAYS >= .01         7               8.9    -1.9
DAYS >= .10         5
DAYS >= .50         2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.6     0.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.00   10/13 TO 10/14

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.9   1925
TOTALS              T                 T     0.0
SINCE 7/1           T                 T     0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       1               0.1     0.9
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   10/04

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     493               471      22
 SINCE 7/1        693               649      44
COOLING TOTAL       0                 6      -6
 SINCE 1/1        526               643    -117
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/350    DATE  10/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/340    DATE  10/31

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     HAIL                       0
SLEET                     0     FOG                       12
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     3     HAZE                       5

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

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DUE TO TRANSMISSION ISSUES AT THE AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL FACILITY IN
AURORA...ILLINOIS.2 DAYS OF SKY COVER WERE MISSING.

NOTE: SUPPLEMENTAL CLIMATE DATA WAS USED FOR SNOWFALL FROM A NEARBY
CLIMATOLOGICALLY REPRESENTATIVE STATION.




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