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CLMSTC

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
600 AM CST SUN NOV 03 2013

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...THE ST CLOUD MN  CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2013...

CLIMATE     NORMAL    PERIOD    1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE     RECORD    PERIOD    1893 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      STC     AIRPORT

TEMPS                   ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
AVERAGE     MAX          38.9      39.0      -0.1     COOLER   58  COLD
AVERAGE     MIN          18.7      21.7      -3.0     COOLER   30  COLD
MONTH       MEAN         28.8      30.4      -1.6     COOLER   42  COLD

DAILY       MAX           55 NOV-03-2013
DAILY       MIN            1 NOV-23-2013

HDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH        1081      1040       41      COOLER   41  COLD
TOTAL       SEASON       1873      1925      -52      WARMER  NEAR NORM

CDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
TOTAL       MONTH         0         0         0       NORMAL   N/A
TOTAL       ANNUAL       578       464       114      WARMER   45  WARM

PRECIP                  ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART            RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        0.53      1.38     -0.85     DRIER    32  DRY
ANNUAL      TOTAL       27.07     26.91      0.16     WETTER  NEAR NORM
DAILY       MAX          0.21 NOV-05-2013

SNW                     ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART            RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        2.8       8.4       -5.6     DRIER    48  DRY
SEASON      TOTAL        3.6       9.2       -5.6     DRIER    48  DRY
DAILY       MAX          2.8 NOV-05-2013
MAX         DEPTH         2  NOV-06-2013

NOVEMBER    EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     NOVEMBER  EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
NOVEMBER    MAX       51.8      2001      12.8      WARMEST     1  WARM
NOVEMBER    MAX       24.9      1896      -14.1     COLDEST     1  COLD
NOVEMBER    MIN       31.7      2001      10.0      WARMEST     1  WARM
NOVEMBER    MIN       12.3      1976      -9.4      COLDEST     1  COLD
NOVEMBER    MEAN      41.8      2001      11.4      WARMEST     1  WARM
NOVEMBER    MEAN      18.7      1896      -11.7     COLDEST     1  COLD
NOVEMBER    HDD       690       2001      -350      WARMEST     1  WARM
NOVEMBER    HDD       1383      1896      343       COLDEST     1  COLD
NOVEMBER    CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  WARMEST     1  WARM
NOVEMBER    CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  COLDEST     1  COLD
NOVEMBER    PCP       4.16      1922      2.78      WETTEST     1  WET
NOVEMBER    PCP       T         1939      -1.38     DRIEST      1  DRY
NOVEMBER    SNOW      34.1      1940      25.7      SNOWIEST    1  WET
NOVEMBER    SNOW      T         2009      -8.4      DRIEST      1  DRY

WIND        MPH         ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
ANNUAL      AVERAGE      9.4       12.4      -3.0
PEAK WIND   GUST          46 MPH SOUTH     NOV-03-2013
DAILY FAST  2-MINUTE      36 MPH SOUTHEAST NOV-03-2013

SUNSHINE
ANNUAL       MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
JAN-NOV         57       -404      7.0       -6.7       99     -96

SUNSHINE
MONTHLY      MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
NOV             0        -71       0.0       -1.2       0      -17

SUNSHINE
MONTHLY      MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
SON             0        -260      0.0       -4.3       0      -61

WEATHER               ACTUAL
TYPE        NCDC      COUNT
1=FOG/MIST            14
2=FOG DENSE 1.0       3
3=THUNDER   0.5       0
4=IP/SLEET            0
5=HAIL                0
6=FRZ RAIN            0
7=BLWG DUST           0
8=HAZE/SMK            1
9=BLWG SNW            0

TEMP           NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
MAXIMUM       NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<=32           9.0        7         9         -2    WARMER
>=50                      4         6         -2    COOLER
>=60                      0         1         -1    COOLER
>=70                      0         0         0     NORMAL
>=80                      0         0         0     NORMAL
>=90           0.0        0         0         0     NORMAL

TEMP           NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
MINIMUM       NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= 32          25.5       27        26        1     COOLER
<= 20                     15        12        3     COOLER
<= 10                     9         4         5     COOLER
<= 0           1.6        0         1         -1    WARMER
<= -10                    0         0         0     NORMAL
>= 50                     0         0         0     NORMAL

PRECIP         NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  6         5         1     WETTER
>= 0.01        7.8        4         8         -4    DRIER
>= 0.10        3.6        3         3         0     DRIER
>= 0.25                   0         2         -2    DRIER
>= 0.50        0.8        0         1         -1    DRIER
>= 1.00        0.1        0         0         0     DRIER

SNOW           NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  6         4         2     SNOWIER
>= 0.1         5.0        1         5         -4    DRIER
>= 1.0         2.2        1         2         -1    DRIER
>= 1.5                    1         2         -1    DRIER
>= 2.0                    1         1         0     NORMAL
>= 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       55.8      55.3      0.5       WARMER    NEAR NORM
SON-13      MIN       35.3      34.5      0.8       WARMER    NEAR NORM
SON-13      MEAN      45.5      44.9      0.6       WARMER    NEAR NORM
SON-13      HDD       1824      1867      -43       WARMER    NEAR NORM
SON-13      CDD       74        35        39        WARMER     29  WARM
SON-13      PRECIP    6.74      7.33      -0.59     DRIER     NEAR NORM
SON-13      SNW       3.6       9.2       -5.6      DRIER      48  DRY

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     SON       EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
SEP-OCT-NOV MAX       62.6      1963      7.3       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MAX       46.8      1896      -8.5      COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV MIN       41.3      1931      6.8       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MIN       27.3      1976      -7.2      COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV MEAN      51.3      1963      6.4       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MEAN      37.9      1896      -7.0      COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV HDD       1259      1963      -608      WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV HDD       2454      1896      587       COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV CDD       204       1908      169       WARMEST     1  WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV CDD       5         1924      -30       COLDEST     1  COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV PRECIP    13.47     1926      6.14      WETTEST     1  WET
SEP-OCT-NOV PRECIP    0.61      1952      -6.72     DRIEST      1  DRY
SEP-OCT-NOV SNW       34.1      1940      24.9      SNOWIEST    1  WET
SEP-OCT-NOV SNW       T         1928      -9.2      DRIEST      1  DRY

ANNUAL      DATA      JANUARY   THROUGH   NOVEMBER

JAN-NOV     2013      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
JAN-NOV-13  MAX       54.3      56.1      -1.8      COOLER     32  COLD
JAN-NOV-13  MIN       33.5      34.3      -0.8      COOLER     43  COLD
JAN-NOV-13  MEAN      43.9      45.2      -1.3      COOLER     36  COLD
JAN-NOV-13  HDD-ANN   7472      7010      462       COOLER     33  COLD
JUL-NOV-13  HDD-SEA   1873      1925      -52       WARMER    NEAR NORM
JAN-NOV-13  CDD       578       1908      114       WARMER     45  WARM
JAN-NOV-13  PRECIP    27.07     26.91     0.16      WETTER    NEAR NORM
JAN-NOV-13  SNOW-ANN  63.9      36.3      27.6      SNOWIER     5  WET
JUL-NOV-13  SNOW-SEA  3.6       9.2       -5.6      DRIER      48  DRY

ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JAN-NOV   EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
JAN-NOV     MAX       61.1      2012      5.0       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     MAX       51.3      1979      -4.8      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     MIN       39.4      1931      5.1       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     MIN       29.3      1950      -5.0      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     MEAN      49.8      1931      4.6       WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     MEAN      40.6      1979      -4.6      COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     HDD-ANN   5741      2012      -1269     WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     HDD-ANN   8325      1979      1315      COLDEST     1  COLD
JUL-NOV     HDD-SEA   1295      1963      -630      WARMEST     1  WARM
JUL-NOV     HDD-SEA   2540      1896      615       COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     CDD       989       1921      -919      WARMEST     1  WARM
JAN-NOV     CDD       192       1992      -1716     COLDEST     1  COLD
JAN-NOV     PRECIP    40.73     1897      13.82     WETTEST     1  WET
JAN-NOV     PRECIP    14.40     1910      -12.51    DRIEST      1  DRY
JAN-NOV     SNOW-ANN  80.0      1965      43.7      SNOWIEST    1  WET
JAN-NOV     SNOW-ANN  4.0       1902      -32.3     DRIEST      1  DRY
JUL-NOV     SNOW-SEA  34.1      1940      24.9      SNOWIEST    1  WET
JUL-NOV     SNOW-SEA  T         1928      -9.2      DRIEST      1  DRY

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CARLYON






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