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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
1003 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

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...THE ST CLOUD MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              56   01/24/1981
 LOW              -43   01/09/1977
HIGHEST            40   01/31        33       7       44  01/23
                        01/27
LOWEST            -18   01/17       -15      -3      -22  01/13
                        01/11
AVG. MAXIMUM     22.0              21.4     0.6     24.1
AVG. MINIMUM      5.7               1.8     3.9      8.8
MEAN             13.9              11.6     2.3     16.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     27              24.5     2.5       23
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.9     0.1       31
DAYS MIN <= 0       9              13.9    -4.9       10

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.75   1897
 MINIMUM            T   1898
TOTALS           0.31              0.65   -0.34     0.24
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         8               7.4     0.6        8
DAYS >= .10         0               2.1    -2.1        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.09   01/25 TO 01/25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.5   5
                        0
TOTALS            4.6               8.6    -4.0      2.5
SINCE 7/1        18.5              27.2    -8.7     22.6
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      3                 7      -4        1
DAYS >= 1.0         2               3.0    -1.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         5   01/27                          2  01/18
                        01/26                             01/17
                        01/25                             01/16
 24 HR TOTAL      1.2   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1580              1655     -75     1495
 SINCE 7/1       4222              5102    -880     4689
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/270    DATE  01/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/280    DATE  01/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      0
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                     15

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

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