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CLMEAU

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
830 AM CST SAT MAR 01 2014

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...THE EAU CLAIRE WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2014...

CLIMATE     NORMAL    PERIOD    1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE     RECORD    PERIOD    1893 TO 2014

            WEATHER   OBSERVED  NORMAL    DEPART    LAST YEARS
            VALUE     DATE(S)     VALUE   FROM      VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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MONTHLY      REPORT   FEBRUARY     2014      EAU     AIRPORT

TEMPS                   ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
AVG         MAX         16.6       28.9     -12.3   COOLER      4  COLD
AVG         MIN         -5.2        9.9     -15.1   COOLER      4  COLD
MONTH       MEAN         5.7       19.4     -13.7   COOLER      3  COLD

DAILY       MAX           41 FEB-19-2014
DAILY       MIN          -25 FEB-11-2014

HDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH        1651      1277      374    COOLER      3  COLD
TOTAL       SEASON       6892      6021      871    COOLER      5  COLD

CDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH         0         0         0     NORMAL     N/A
TOTAL       ANNUAL        0         0         0     NORMAL     N/A

PCP                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        1.62      0.81      0.81   WETTER     24  WET
ANNUAL      TOTAL        3.20      1.70      1.50   WETTER     15  WET
DAILY       MAX          0.78 FEB-20-2014

SNOW                    ACTUAL     AVG      DEPART            RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        15.7      7.3       -5.7   DRIER      17  WET
SEASON      TOTAL        61.7      36.3      25.4   SNOWIER     4  WET
DAILY       MAX          6.8 FEB-20-2014
MAX         DEPTH         21 FEB-21-2014

FEBRUARY    EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     FEBRUARY   EXTREME  YEAR        DEPART            RANK
FEBRUARY    MAX          43.6   1931         14.7   WARMEST    1   WARM
FEBRUARY    MAX          11.6   1936        -17.3   COLDEST    1   COLD
FEBRUARY    MIN          24.0   1998         14.1   WARMEST    1   WARM
FEBRUARY    MIN          -9.4   1936        -19.3   COLDEST    1   COLD
FEBRUARY    MEAN         33.3   1931         13.9   WARMEST    1   WARM
FEBRUARY    MEAN         1.1    1936        -18.3   COLDEST    1   COLD
FEBRUARY    HDD          880    1931         -397   WARMEST    1   WARM
FEBRUARY    HDD          1848   1936         571    COLDEST    1   COLD
FEBRUARY    CDD           0     NONE       RECORDED WARMEST    1   WARM
FEBRUARY    CDD           0     NONE       RECORDED COLDEST    1   COLD
FEBRUARY    PCP          3.10   1922         2.29   WETTEST    1   WET
FEBRUARY    PCP          0.02   1958        -0.79   DRIEST     1   DRY
FEBRUARY    SNOW         28.2   1936         20.9   SNOWIEST   1   WET
FEBRUARY    SNOW         0.4    1969         -6.9   DRIEST     1   DRY

WIND        MPH         ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
MONTH       AVERAGE      7.5       9.4       -1.9
PEAK WIND   GUST          42 MPH WEST      FEB-21-2014
FASTEST     2-MINUTE      31 MPH NORTHWEST FEB-26-2014

SUNSHINE
ANNUAL      MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
FEB             56        0        2.3       0.0        33      0

SUNSHINE
MONTHLY     MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
FEB             81        0        1.4       0.0        20      0

SUNSHINE
SEASON      MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
DJF            143       -20       2.4      -0.3        35     -5

WEATHER               ACTUAL
TYPE        NCDC      COUNT
1=FOG/MIST            14
2=FOG DENSE 1.3        3
3=THUNDER   0.2        0
4=IP/SLEET             0
5=HAIL                 0
6=FRZ RAIN             0
7=BLWG DUST            0
8=HAZE/SMK            18
9=BLWG SNW             1

TEMP        COUNT     NUMBER    OF DAYS
MAXIMUM     ACTUAL    AVERAGE   DEPART
<=32        25        22        3         COOLER
>=50        0         0         0         NORMAL
>=60        0         0         0         NORMAL
>=70        0         0         0         NORMAL
>=80        0         0         0         NORMAL
>=90        0         0         0         NORMAL

TEMP        COUNT     NUMBER    OF DAYS
MINIMUM     ACTUAL    AVERAGE   DEPART
<= 32       28        27        1         COOLER
<= 20       27        21        6         COOLER
<= 10       24        14        10        COOLER
<= 0        18        8         10        COOLER
<= -10      13        3         10        COOLER
>= 50       0         0         0         NORMAL

PCP         COUNT     NUMBER    OF DAYS
            ACTUAL    AVERAGE   DEPART
T (ONLY)    9         6         3         WETTER
>= 0.01     7         8         -1        DRIER
>= 0.10     4         3         1         WETTER
>= 0.25     2         1         1         WETTER
>= 0.50     1         0         1         WETTER
>= 1.00     0         0         0         NORMAL

SNOW        COUNT     NUMBER    OF DAYS
            ACTUAL    AVERAGE   DEPART
T (ONLY)    7         3         4         SNOWIER
>= 0.1      9         7         2         SNOWIER
>= 1.0      4         3         1         SNOWIER
>= 1.5      3         2         1         SNOWIER
>= 2.0      3         2         2         SNOWIER
>= 3.0      2         1         1         SNOWIER

NEW DAILY   EXTREME
MAX TEMP    0
COLD MAX    0
MIN TEMP    1
WARM MIN    0
PRECIP      0
SNOW        0

NEW DAILY   RECORD    EXTREME   LISTING           PREVIOUS
TYPE        NEW/TIE   /AMOUNT   /DATE   YEAR      SET/TIE   OLD  YEAR
MIN         NEW->        -22     FEB-27-2014       OLD->    -18 1897

3 MONTH LISTING WITH NORMALS...DEPARTURES AND RANKINGS
3-MONTH     DATA      DECEMBER  JANUARY   FEBRUARY  (DJF)
DJF         2014      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
DJF-14      MAX       17.7      26.2      -8.8      COOLER     4   COLD
DJF-14      MIN       -2.7      8.6       -11.3     COOLER     1   COLD
DJF-14      MEAN      7.5       17.6      -10.1     COOLER     1   COLD
DJF-14      HDD       5147      4275      872       COOLER     2   COLD
DJF-14      CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  NORMAL    N/A
DJF-14      PRECIP    4.73      2.70      2.03      WETTER    10   WET
DJF-14      SNOW      59.5      30.0      29.5      SNOWIER    4   WET

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     DJF       EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
DEC-JAN-FEB MAX       34.5      1931      8.3       WARMEST   1    WARM
DEC-JAN-FEB MAX       17.2      1979      -9.0      COLDEST   1    COLD
DEC-JAN-FEB MIN       19        1998      10.4      WARMEST   1    WARM
DEC-JAN-FEB MIN       -2.7      2014      -11.3     COLDEST   1    COLD
DEC-JAN-FEB MEAN      26.2      1998      8.6       WARMEST   1    WARM
DEC-JAN-FEB MEAN      7.5       2014      -10.1     COLDEST   1    COLD
DEC-JAN-FEB HDD       3494      1998      -781      WARMEST   1    WARM
DEC-JAN-FEB HDD       5217      1904      942       COLDEST   1    COLD
DEC-JAN-FEB CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  WARMEST   1    WARM
DEC-JAN-FEB CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  COLDEST   1    COLD
DEC-JAN-FEB PCP       6.16      1967      3.46      WETTEST   1    WET
DEC-JAN-FEB PCP       0.78      1964      -1.92     DRIEST    1    DRY
DEC-JAN-FEB SNOW      61.1      1997      31.1      SNOWIEST  1    WET
DEC-JAN-FEB SNOW      7.9       1958      -22.1     DRIEST    1    DRY

ANNUAL      DATA
JAN-FEB     2014      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
JAN-FEB-14  MAX       16.7      26.2      -9.5      COOLER     6   COLD
JAN-FEB-14  MIN       -5.3      7.7       -13.0     COOLER     4   COLD
JAN-FEB-14  MEAN      5.7       17.0      -11.3     COOLER     4   COLD
JAN-FEB-14  HDD-ANN   3482      2845      637       COOLER     5   COLD
JUL-FEB-14  HDD-SEA   6892      6021      871       COOLER     5   COLD
JAN-FEB-14  CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  NORMAL    N/A
JAN-FEB-14  PRECIP    3.20      1.70      1.50      WETTER    15   WET
JAN-FEB-14  SNOW-ANN  40.5      20.5      20.0      SNOWIER    5   WET
JUL-FEB-14  SNOW-SEA  61.7      36.3      25.4      SNOWIER    4   WET

ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
JAN-FEB               EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
JAN-FEB     MAX       38.4      1931      12.2      WARMEST    1   WARM
JAN-FEB     MAX       13.2      1936      -13.0     COLDEST    1   COLD
JAN-FEB     MIN       19.8      1931      12.1      WARMEST    1   WARM
JAN-FEB     MIN       -6.3      1895      -14.0     COLDEST    1   COLD
JAN-FEB     MEAN      29.1      1931      12.1      WARMEST    1   WARM
JAN-FEB     MEAN      3.9       1936      -13.1     COLDEST    1   COLD
JAN-FEB     HDD-ANN   2117      1931      -728      WARMEST    1   WARM
JAN-FEB     HDD-ANN   3649      1936      804       COLDEST    1   COLD
JUL-FEB     HDD-SEA   4732      1933      -1289     WARMEST    1   WARM
JUL-FEB     HDD-SEA   7929      1975      1908      COLDEST    1   COLD
JAN-FEB     CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  WARMEST    1   WARM
JAN-FEB     CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  COLDEST    1   COLD
JAN-FEB     PRECIP    4.99      1967      3.29      WETTEST    1   WET
JAN-FEB     PRECIP    0.22      1958      -1.48     DRIEST     1   DRY
JAN-FEB     SNOW-ANN  55.1      1929      34.6      SNOWIEST   1   WET
JAN-FEB     SNOW-ANN  2.0       1958      -18.5     DRIEST     1   DRY
JUL-FEB     SNOW-SEA  75.8      1997      39.5      SNOWIEST   1   WET
JUL-FEB     SNOW-SEA  10.6      1964      -25.7     DRIEST     1   DRY


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