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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
550 AM CST SUN DEC 01 2013

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...THE TWIN CITIES MN  CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2013...

CLIMATE     NORMAL    PERIOD    1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE     RECORD    PERIOD    1871 TO 2013

            WEATHER   OBSERVED  NORMAL    DEPART    LAST YEARS
            VALUE     DATE(S)     VALUE   FROM      VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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MONTHLY       REPORT   NOVEMBER    2013      MSP     AIRPORT

TEMPS                   ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
AVERAGE     MAX          41.1      41.2      -0.1     COOLER   77  COLD
AVERAGE     MIN          25.3      26.2      -0.9     COOLER   68  COLD
MONTH       MEAN         33.2      33.7      -0.5     COOLER   75  COLD

DAILY       MAX               56 NOV-15-2013
DAILY       MIN                7 NOV-23-2013

HDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH        948       939        9       COOLER   75  COLD
TOTAL       SEASON       1501      1619      -118     WARMER   39  WARM

CDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH         0         0         0       NORMAL   N/A
TOTAL       ANNUAL       983       753       230      WARMER   20  WARM

PRECIP                  ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        0.52      1.77     -1.25     DRIER    28  DRY
ANNUAL      TOTAL       31.31     29.45      1.86     WETTER   29  WET
DAILY       MAX             0.18 NOV-05-2013

SNOW                    ACTUAL     AVG      DEPART            RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        1.1       9.3       -8.2     DRIER    21   DRY
SEASON      TOTAL        1.1       9.9       -8.8     DRIER    21   DRY
DAILY       MAX              0.7 NOV-05-2013
MAX         DEPTH             T  NOV-06-2013

NOVEMBER    EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     NOVEMBER   EXTREME     YEAR     DEPART            RANK
NOVEMBER    MAX          54.9      2001      13.7    WARMEST    1  WARM
NOVEMBER    MAX          29.8      1896     -11.4    COLDEST    1  COLD
NOVEMBER    MIN          37.8      2001      11.6    WARMEST    1  WARM
NOVEMBER    MIN          13.8      1880     -12.4    COLDEST    1  COLD
NOVEMBER    MEAN         46.4      2001      12.7    WARMEST    1  WARM
NOVEMBER    MEAN         22.2      1880     -11.5    COLDEST    1  COLD
NOVEMBER    HDD          552       2001      -387    WARMEST    1  WARM
NOVEMBER    HDD          1276      1880      337     COLDEST    1  COLD
NOVEMBER    CDD           0        NONE    RECORDED  WARMEST    1  WARM
NOVEMBER    CDD           0        NONE    RECORDED  COLDEST    1  COLD
NOVEMBER    PCP          5.29      1991      3.52    WETTEST    1  WET
NOVEMBER    PCP          0.02      1939     -1.75     DRIEST    1  DRY
NOVEMBER    SNOW         46.9      1991      37.6    SNOWIEST   1  WET
NOVEMBER    SNOW          T        2009      -9.3     DRIEST    1  DRY

WIND        MPH         ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
MONTH       AVERAGE      10.0      12.4      -2.4
DAILY PEAK  GUST          41 MPH SOUTHEAST NOV-03-2013
DAILY FAST  2-MINUTE      30 MPH SOUTHEAST NOV-03-2013

SUNSHINE
ANNUAL      MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
JAN-NOV        407       -395      6.8       -6.6       98     -95

SUNSHINE
MONTHLY     MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
NOV             0        -68       0.0       -1.1       0      -16

SUNSHINE
MONTHLY     MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
SON             0        -254      0.0       -4.2       0      -61

WEATHER                 ACTUAL
TYPE           NCDC     COUNT
1=FOG/MIST                12
2=FOG DENSE    1.0       0.5
3=THUNDER      0.5        1
4=IP/SLEET                0
5=HAIL                    0
6=FRZ RAIN                1
7=BLWG DUST               0
8=HAZE/SMK                12
9=BLWG SNW                0

TEMP           NCDC     COUNT
MAXIMUM       NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<=32           6.3        6         7         -1      WARMER
>=50                      7         8         -1      COOLER
>=60                      0         2         -2      COOLER
>=70                      0         0         0       NORMAL
>=80                      0         0         0       NORMAL
>=90           0.0        0         0         0       NORMAL

TEMP           NCDC     COUNT
MINIMUM       NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= 32          21.4       21        22        -1      WARMER
<= 20                     9         8         1       COOLER
<= 10                     3         2         1       COOLER
<= 0           0.5        0         1         -1      WARMER
<= -10                    0         0         0       NORMAL
>= 50                     0         0         0       NORMAL

PRECIP         NCDC     COUNT
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  5         6         -1      DRIER
>= 0.01        8.7        5         8         -3      DRIER
>= 0.10        4.2        3         4         -1      DRIER
>= 0.25                   0         2         -2      DRIER
>= 0.50        1.1        0         1         -1      DRIER
>= 1.00        0.3        0         0         0       NORMAL

SNOW           NCDC     COUNT
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  4         5         -1      DRIER
>= 0.1         5.2        2         5         -3      DRIER
>= 1.0         2.7        0         3         -3      DRIER
>= 1.5                    0         2         -2      DRIER
>= 2.0                    0         1         -1      DRIER
>= 3.0                    0         1         -1      DRIER

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

NEW DAILY   RECORD     EXTREME   LISTING             PREVIOUS
TYPE        NEW/TIE    /AMOUNT      /DATE YEAR       SET/TIE   OLD YEAR
NO NEW DAILY RECORD EXTREMES THIS MONTH

3 MONTH LISTING WITH NORMALS...DEPARTURES AND RANKINGS
3-MONTH     DATA      SEPTEMBER OCTOBER   NOVEMBER    (SON)
SON         2013      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
SON - 13    MAX       58.4      57.0      1.4       WARMER     38  WARM
SON - 13    MIN       41.2      39.5      1.7       WARMER     25  WARM
SON - 13    MEAN      49.8      48.3      1.5       WARMER     30  WARM
SON - 13    HDD       1493      1600      -107      WARMER     42  WARM
SON - 13    CDD       134       72        62        WARMER     18  WARM
SON - 13    PRECIP    4.87      7.28      -2.41     DRIER      54  DRY
SON - 13    SNOW      1.1       9.9       -8.8      DRIER      21  DRY

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     SON       EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
SEP-OCT-NOV MAX       63.9      1963      6.9       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MAX       47.9      1873      -9.1      COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV MIN       46.0      1931      6.5       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MIN       31.2      1873      -8.3      COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV MEAN      54.5      1931      6.2       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MEAN      39.6      1873      -8.7      COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV HDD       1135      1931      -465      WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV HDD       2309      1873      709       COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV CDD       204       1908      132       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV CDD       5         1924      -67       COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV PRECIP    15.75     1881      8.47      WETTEST     1  WET
SEP-OCT-NOV PRECIP    1.36      2011      -5.92     DRIEST      1  DRY
SEP-OCT-NOV SNOW      55.1      1991      45.2      SNOWIEST    1  WET
SEP-OCT-NOV SNOW      T         1998      -9.9      DRIEST      1  DRY

ANNUAL      DATA
JAN-NOV     2013      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
JAN - NOV-13MAX       56.6      57.7      -1.1      COOLER     70  COLD
JAN - NOV-13MIN       39.9      39.5      0.4       WARMER     24  WARM
JAN - NOV-13MEAN      48.2      48.6      -0.4      COOLER    NEAR NORM
JAN - NOV-13HDD-ANN   6437      6176      261       COOLER     74  COLD
JUL - NOV-13HDD-SEA   1501      1619      -118      WARMER     39  WARM
JAN - NOV-13CDD       983       753       230       WARMER     20  WARM
JAN - NOV-13PRECIP    31.31     29.45     1.86      WETTER     29  WET
JAN - NOV-13SNOW-ANN  53.0      42.5      10.5      SNOWIER    19  WET
JUL - NOV-13SNOW-SEA  1.1       9.9       -8.8      DRIER      21  DRY


ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JAN-NOV   EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
JAN-NOV     MAX       62.6      2012      4.9       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     MAX       49.7      1875      -8.0      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     MIN       43.9      2012      4.4       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     MIN       29.9      1875      -9.6      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     MEAN      53.3      2012      4.7       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     MEAN      39.8      1875      -8.8      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     HDD-ANN   4934      2012      -1242     WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     HDD-ANN   8730      1875      2554      COLDEST     1  COLD
JUL-NOV     HDD-SEA   1168      1931      -451      WARMEST     1  WARM
JUL-NOV     HDD-SEA   2335      1873      716       COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     CDD       1178      1936      425       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     CDD       313       1904      -440      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     PRECIP    38.71     1965      9.26      WETTEST     1  WET
JAN-NOV     PRECIP    12.73     1910      -16.72    DRIEST      1  DRY
JAN-NOV     SNOW-ANN  82.0      1991      39.5      SNOWIEST    1  WET
JAN-NOV     SNOW-ANN  9.0       1931      -33.5     DRIEST      1  DRY
JUL-NOV     SNOW-SEA  55.1      1991      45.2      SNOWIEST    1  WET
JUL-NOV     SNOW-SEA  T         1928      -9.9      DRIEST      1  DRY

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CARLYON






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