Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
800 AM CST WED FEB 01 2017

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...THE TWIN CITIES MN  CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE     NORMAL      PERIOD    1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE     RECORD      PERIOD    1871 TO 2017

            WEATHER     OBSERVED  NORMAL    DEPART    LAST YEARS
            VALUE       DATE(S)     VALUE   FROM      VALUE  DATE(S)
                                            NORMAL
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MONTHLY      REPORT      JANUARY     2017      MSP     AIRPORT

TEMPS                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
AVERAGE     MAX            27.1      23.7      3.4      WARMER    22   WARM
AVERAGE     MIN            14.8      7.5       7.3      WARMER     7   WARM
MONTH       MEAN           20.9      15.6      5.3      WARMER    29   WARM

DAILY       MAX            42 JAN-30-2017
DAILY       MIN            -9 JAN-06-2017

HDD                       ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
TOTAL       MONTH          1360      1533      -173     WARMER    13   WARM
TOTAL       SEASON         3762      4556      -794     WARMER     4   WARM

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

PCP            INCHES     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
MONTH       TOTAL       0.98      0.90      0.08     WETTER    21   DRY
ANNUAL         TOTAL       0.98      0.90      0.08     WETTER    21   DRY
DAILY           MAX        0.23 JAN-10-2017

SNW            INCHES     ACTUAL     AVG      DEPART             RANK
MONTH          TOTAL       8.4       12.2      -3.8     DRIER     50    DRY
SEASON         TOTAL       26.5      34.0      -7.5     DRIER     46    DRY
DAILY           MAX        2.2 JAN-10-2017
MAX            DEPTH        4  JAN-11-2017

JANUARY     EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JANUARY      EXTREME     YEAR     DEPART             RANK
JANUARY     MAX            35.7      1880       12     WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     MAX            4.4       1912     -19.3    COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     MIN            22.7      2006      15.2    WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     MIN            -13       1875     -20.5    COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     MEAN           28.6      2006       13     WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     MEAN           -3.4      1875      -19     COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     HDD            1123      2006      -410    WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     HDD            2114      1875      581     COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     CDD             0        NONE    RECORDED  WARMEST     1   WARM
JANUARY     CDD             0        NONE    RECORDED  COLDEST     1   COLD
JANUARY     PRECIP         4.34      1881      3.44    WETTEST     1   WET
JANUARY     PRECIP         0.05      1898     -0.85     DRIEST     1   DRY
JANUARY     SNOW           46.4      1982      34.2    SNOWIEST    1   WET
JANUARY     SNOW           0.6       1898     -11.6     DRIEST     1   DRY

WIND                      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
MONTH         AVG-MPH      8.7       10.6      -1.9
PEAK  GUST       34 MPH NORTHWEST JAN-10-2017
FASTEST 2-MINUTE 26 MPH NORTHWEST JAN-03-2017

SUNSHINE
1 MONTH       MIN-GAIN   MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
JANUARY          55         0        0.9       0.0        13       0

SUNSHINE
2 MONTH       MIN-GAIN   MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
DEC-JAN          65        -22       1.1       -0.4       15      -5

SUNSHINE
3-MONTH       MIN-GAIN   MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
NDJ              65        -90       1.1       -1.5       15      -21

WEATHER                   ACTUAL
TYPE            NCDC      COUNT
1=FOG/MIST                 17
2=FOG DENSE      1          2
3=THUNDER        0          0
4=IP/SLEET                  4
5=HAIL                      0
6=FRZ RAIN                  7
7=BLWG DUST                 0
8=HAZE/SMK                 16
9=BLWG SNW                  1

TEMP            NCEI                         AVERAGE
MAXIMUM        NORMAL     ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= 0                        0         1         -1      WARMER
<=32             22         19        22        -3      WARMER
>=50                        0         0         0       WARMER
>=60                        0         0         0       NORMAL
>=70                        0         0         0       NORMAL
>=80                        0         0         0       NORMAL
>=90             0          0         0         0       NORMAL

TEMP            NCEI                         AVERAGE
MINIMUM        NORMAL     ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= -20                      0         1         -1      WARMER
<= -10                      0         4         -4      WARMER
<=    0          10         7         10        -3      WARMER
<= 10                       12        17        -5      WARMER
<= 20                       17        25        -8      WARMER
<= 32            31         27        31        -4      WARMER
>= 50                       0         0         0       NORMAL
>= 60                       0         0         0       NORMAL
>= 70                       0         0         0       NORMAL

PRECIP          NCEI                         AVERAGE
DAYS WITH      NORMAL     ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                    6         9        -3       DRIER
>= 0.01          9         11         9         2       WETTER
>= 0.10          3          5         3         2       WETTER
>= 0.25                     0         1        -1       DRIER
>= 0.50          0          0         0         0       DRIER
>= 1.00                     0         0         0       NORMAL

SNOW            NCEI                         AVERAGE
DAYS WITH      NORMAL     ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                    8         7         1       SNOWIER
>= 0.1           8          6         9        -3       DRIER
>= 1.0           3          3         3         0       DRIER
>= 1.5                      3         2         1       SNOWIER
>= 2.0                      3         1         2       SNOWIER
>= 3.0                      0         1        -1       DRIER

3 MONTH LISTING WITH NORMALS...DEPARTURES AND RANKINGS
3-MONTH     DATA        NOVEMBER  DECEMBER  JANUARY   (NDJ)
NDJ         2017          ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
NDJ-17      MAX            35.3      30.7      4.6      WARMER     8   WARM
NDJ-17      MIN            21.9      15.3      6.6      WARMER     3   WARM
NDJ-17      MEAN           28.6      23.0      5.6      WARMER     4   WARM
NDJ-17      HDD            3340      3876      -536     WARMER     4   WARM
NDJ-17      CDD             0         0         0       NORMAL    N/A
NDJ-17      PRECIP         6.10      3.83      2.27     WETTER     5   WET
NDJ-17      SNOW           26.5      33.4      -6.9     DRIER     49   DRY

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     NDJ          EXTREME     YEAR     DEPART             RANK
NOV-DEC-JAN MAX            37.9      1914      7.2     WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN MAX            21.7      1887      -9.0    COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN MIN            23.5      1914      8.2     WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN MIN            3.6       1873     -11.7    COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN MEAN           30.7      1914      7.7     WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN MEAN           12.1      1887     -10.9    COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN HDD            3145      1914      -731    WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN HDD            4681      1875      805     COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN CDD             0        NONE    RECORDED  WARMEST     1   WARM
NOV-DEC-JAN CDD             0        NONE    RECORDED  COLDEST     1   COLD
NOV-DEC-JAN PRECIP         8.54      1997      4.71    WETTEST     1   WET
NOV-DEC-JAN PRECIP         0.80      1981     -3.03     DRIEST     1   DRY
NOV-DEC-JAN SNOW           62.2      1984      28.8    SNOWIEST    1   WET
NOV-DEC-JAN SNOW           6.6       1889     -26.8     DRIEST     1   DRY

2 MONTH     DATA         DECEMBER  JANUARY
DEC+JAN     2017          ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-MAX    27.0      25.4      1.6    WARMER      22   WARM
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-MIN    14.8      9.9       4.9    WARMER       7   WARM
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-MEAN   20.9      17.7      3.3    WARMER      29   WARM
DEC+JAN HDD 2-MONTH-HDD    2718      2937      -219   WARMER      13   WARM
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-CDD     0         0         0     NORMAL      N/A
DEC+JAN     2-MONTH-PCP    0.98      0.90      0.08   WETTER      25   WET
DEC+JAN SNW 2-MONTH-SNW    24.2      24.1      0.1    SNOWIER     50   DRY

ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JANUARY      EXTREME     YEAR     DEPART             RANK
DEC+JAN     MAX            34.7      1878      9.3     WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     MAX            14.1      1887     -11.3    COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     MIN            20.8      1878      10.9    WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     MIN            -6.1      1887     -16.0    COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     MEAN           27.8      1878      10.1    WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     MEAN           2.3       1873     -15.4    COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH        2311      1878      -626    WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH        3767      1887      830     COLDEST     1   COLD
JUL-JAN     HDD-SEA        3624      2002      -932    WARMEST     1   WARM
JUL-JAN     HDD-SEA        5486      1887      930     COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     CDD             0        NONE    RECORDED  WARMEST     1   WARM
DEC+JAN     CDD             0        NONE    RECORDED  COLDEST     1   COLD
DEC+JAN     PRECIP         7.03      1881      6.13    WETTEST     1   WET
DEC+JAN     PRECIP         0.18      1898     -0.72     DRIEST     1   DRY
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH        57.0      1982      32.9    SNOWIEST    1   WET
DEC+JAN     2 MONTH        1.0       1944     -23.1     DRIEST     1   DRY
JUL-JAN     SNOW-SEA       71.9      1982      37.9    SNOWIEST    1   WET
JUL-JAN     SNOW-SEA       6.8       1931     -27.2     DRIEST     1   DRY

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

NEW DAILY   RECORD       EXTREME   LISTING             PREVIOUS
TYPE        NEW/TIE      /AMOUNT      /DATE YEAR       SET/TIE    OLD   YEAR
WARM LOW    TIE->           35        JAN-21-2017     TIES->      35    1934


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CARLYON


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