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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
203 PM CDT WED JUN 01 2016

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...THE TWIN CITIES MN  CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF  MAY 2016...

CLIMATE     NORMAL    PERIOD   1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE     RECORD    PERIOD   1871 TO 2016

            WEATHER   OBSERVED NORMAL    DEPART    LAST YEARS
            VALUE     DATE(S)    VALUE   FROM      VALUE  DATE(S)
                                         NORMAL
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MONTHLY       REPORT     MAY      2016      MSP     AIRPORT

TEMPS                  ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
AVERAGE     MAX         71.2      69.4      1.8      WARMER   38  WARM
AVERAGE     MIN         51.5      48.9      2.6      WARMER   23  WARM
MONTH       MEAN        61.3      59.2      2.2      WARMER   31  WARM

DAILY       MAX         92 MAY-06-2016
DAILY       MIN         34 MAY-14-2016

HDD                    ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH        174      218       -44      WARMER   32  WARM
TOTAL       SEASON      6276      7538     -1262     WARMER    3  WARM

CDD                    ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH        69        37        32      WARMER   29  WARM
TOTAL       ANNUAL       77        42        35      WARMER   26  WARM

PCP                    ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
MONTH         TOTAL     2.42      3.36     -0.94     DRIER    49  DRY
ANNUAL        TOTAL     8.92      9.58     -0.66     DRIER   NEAR NORM
DAILY          MAX      0.59 MAY-10-2016

SNW                    ACTUAL     AVG      DEPART            RANK
MONTH         TOTAL      0.0       T        0.0      NORMAL    1   DRY
SEASON        TOTAL     36.7      54.5     -17.8     DRIER    47   DRY
DAILY          MAX        0 MAY-01-2016
MAX           DEPTH       0 MAY-01-2016

MAY         EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     MAY        EXTREME    YEAR     DEPART            RANK
MAY         MAX         80.9      1934      11.5    WARMEST    1  WARM
MAY         MAX         55.4      1907     -14.0    COLDEST    1  COLD
MAY         MIN         56.5      1934      7.6     WARMEST    1  WARM
MAY         MIN         38.3      1907     -10.6    COLDEST    1  COLD
MAY         MEAN        68.7      1934      9.5     WARMEST    1  WARM
MAY         MEAN        46.9      1907     -12.3    COLDEST    1  COLD
MAY         HDD          69       1881      -149    WARMEST    1  WARM
MAY         HDD          553      1907      335     COLDEST    1  COLD
MAY         CDD          204      1934      167     WARMEST    1  WARM
MAY         CDD           0       1983      -37     COLDEST    1  COLD
MAY         PRECIP      10.33     1906      6.97    WETTEST    1  WET
MAY         PRECIP      0.21      1934     -3.15     DRIEST    1  DRY
MAY         SNOW         3.0      1946      3.0     SNOWIEST   1  WET
MAY         SNOW         0.0      2016       -T      DRIEST    1  DRY

WIND           MPH     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
MONTH          AVG       8.8      10.8      -2.0
PEAK    GUST      38 SOUTHEAST MAY-09-2016
FASTEST 2-MINUTE  31 SOUTHEAST MAY-09-2016

SUNSHINE
ANNUAL       MIN-GAIN MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
JAN-MAY        391        0       6.5       0.0        94      0

SUNSHINE
MONTHLY      MIN-GAIN MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
MAY             67        0       1.1       0.0        16      0

SUNSHINE
SEASON       MIN-GAIN MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
MAM            254        0       4.2       0.0        61      0

WEATHER                ACTUAL
TYPE           NCDC     COUNT
1=FOG/MIST               12
2=FOG DENSE    0.3        2
3=THUNDER      5.0        3
4=IP/SLEET                0
5=HAIL                    0
6=FRZ RAIN                0
7=BLWG DUST               0
8=HAZE/SMK                6
9=BLWG SNW                0

TEMP           NCDC    NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE
MAXIMUM       NORMAL   ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= 0           0.0        0       0.0        0       NORMAL
<=32                      0       0.0        0       NORMAL
>=50                     31       30.2       1       WARMER
>=60                     26       25.7       0       WARMER
>=70                     18       15.6       2       WARMER
>=80                      7       5.5        2       WARMER
>=90                      1       0.9        0       WARMER

TEMP           NCDC    NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE
MINIMUM       NORMAL   ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= -20         0.3        0       0.0        0       NORMAL
<= -10                    0       0.0        0       NORMAL
<= 0                      0       0.0        0       NORMAL
<= 10                     0       0.0        0       NORMAL
<= 20                     0       0.0        0       NORMAL
<= 32                     0       0.7        -1      WARMER
>= 50                    16       14.9       1       WARMER
>= 60                    10       3.5        7       WARMER
>= 70                     0       0.2        0       COOLER

PRECIP         NCDC    NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL   ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  5       4.5        1       WETTER
>= 0.01        11.5       9       12.8       -4      DRIER
>= 0.10        7.7        8       8.6        -1      DRIER
>= 0.25                   5       5.0        0       NORMAL
>= 0.50        2.2        1       2.4        -1      DRIER
>= 1.00        0.5        0       0.5        -1      DRIER

SNOW           NCDC    NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL   ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  0       0.6        -1      DRIER
>= 0.1         0.1        0       0.0        0       NORMAL
>= 1.0         0.0        0       0.0        0       NORMAL
>= 1.5                    0       0.0        0       NORMAL
>= 2.0                    0       0.0        0       NORMAL
>= 3.0                    0       0.0        0       NORMAL

3 MONTH LISTING WITH NORMALS...DEPARTURES AND RANKINGS
3-MONTH        DATA
MAM            2016    ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
MAM-16      MAX         59.1      56.2      2.9      WARMER   11  WARM
MAM-16      MIN         41.3      36.8      4.5      WARMER    4  WARM
MAM-16      MEAN        50.2      46.5      3.7      WARMER    6  WARM
MAM-16      HDD         1411      1747      -336     WARMER    7  WARM
MAM-16      CDD          77        42        35      WARMER   26  WARM
MAM-16      PRECIP      7.52      7.91     -0.39     DRIER   NEAR NORM
MAM-16      SNOW         5.9      12.8      -6.9     DRIER    37  DRY

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     MAM       EXTREME  YEAR      DEPART              RANK
MAR-APR-MAY MAX       63.5     2012      7.3       WARMEST     1  WARM
MAR-APR-MAY MAX       45.5     1888      -10.7     COLDEST     1  COLD
MAR-APR-MAY MIN       44.5     2012      7.7       WARMEST     1  WARM
MAR-APR-MAY MIN       28.2     1888      -8.6      COLDEST     1  COLD
MAR-APR-MAY MEAN      54       2012      7.5       WARMEST     1  WARM
MAR-APR-MAY MEAN      36.9     1888      -9.6      COLDEST     1  COLD
MAR-APR-MAY HDD       1078     2012      -669      WARMEST     1  WARM
MAR-APR-MAY HDD       2567     1888      820       COLDEST     1  COLD
MAR-APR-MAY CDD       226      1934      184       WARMEST     1  WARM
MAR-APR-MAY CDD       0        1983      -42       COLDEST     1  COLD
MAR-APR-MAY PRECIP    16.13    1965      8.22      WETTEST     1  WET
MAR-APR-MAY PRECIP    2.12     1910      -5.79     DRIEST      1  DRY
MAR-APR-MAY SNOW      42.6     1951      29.8      SNOWIEST    1  WET
MAR-APR-MAY SNOW      T        2010      -12.8     DRIEST      1  DRY

5 MONTH        DATA
JAN-MAY        2016    ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
JAN-MAY-16  MAX         46.7      44.2      2.5      WARMER   14  WARM
JAN-MAY-16  MIN         30.6      26.1      4.5      WARMER    5  WARM
JAN-MAY-16  MEAN        38.6      35.2      3.4      WARMER    7  WARM
JAN-MAY-16  HDD-ANN     4030      4515      -485     WARMER    8  WARM
JUL-MAY-16  HDD-SEA     6276      7538     -1262     WARMER    3  WARM
JAN-MAY-16  CDD          77        42        35      WARMER   26  WARM
JAN-MAY-16  PRECIP      8.92      9.58     -0.66     DRIER   NEAR NORM
JAN-MAY-16  SNOW-ANN    22.1      32.7     -10.6     DRIER    38  DRY
JUL-MAY-16  SNOW-SEA    36.7      54.5     -17.8     DRIER    47  DRY

ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JAN-MAY   EXTREME  YEAR      DEPART              RANK
JAN-MAY     MAX       51.9     1987      7.7       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-MAY     MAX       32.2     1875      -12.0     COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-MAY     MIN       34.0     2012      7.9       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-MAY     MIN       12.0     1875      -14.1     COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-MAY     MEAN      42.6     2012      7.4       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-MAY     MEAN      22.1     1875      -13.1     COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-MAY     HDD-ANN   3435     2012      -1080     WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-MAY     HDD-ANN   6446     1875      1931      COLDEST     1  COLD
JUL-MAY     HDD-SEA   5841     2012      -1697     WARMEST     1  WARM
JUL-MAY     HDD-SEA   9685     1875      2147      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-MAY     CDD       226      1934      184       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-MAY     CDD       0        1983      -42       COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-MAY     PRECIP    18.19    1965      8.61      WETTEST     1  WET
JAN-MAY     PRECIP    3.31     1934      -6.27     DRIEST      1  DRY
JAN-MAY     SNOW-ANN  69.5     1982      36.8      SNOWIEST    1  WET
JAN-MAY     SNOW-ANN  8.3      1931      -24.4     DRIEST      1  DRY
JUL-MAY     SNOW-SEA  98.6     1984      44.1      SNOWIEST    1  WET
JUL-MAY     SNOW-SEA  14.2     1931      -40.3     DRIEST      1  DRY

NEW DAILY    EXTREME
MAX TEMP        1
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
WARM MAX    NEW->        92        MAY-06-2016     OLD->      89  1934


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