Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1107 PM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE FLINT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1921 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             101   08/24/1947
 LOW               37   08/29/1982
HIGHEST            97   08/11        MM      MM
LOWEST             53   08/08        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     87.2              79.7     7.5
AVG. MINIMUM     63.9              57.9     6.0
MEAN             75.5              68.8     6.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      9               1.5     7.5
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.04   1975
 MINIMUM         0.32   2010
TOTALS           4.90              3.18    1.72
DAILY AVG.       0.16              0.10    0.06
DAYS >= .01        13              10.0     3.0
DAYS >= .10         9               6.2     2.8
DAYS >= .50         3               2.1     0.9
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.6     0.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.29   08/15 TO 08/16
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   0
                        0
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                29     -29
 SINCE 7/1          0                44     -44
COOLING TOTAL     333               146     187
 SINCE 1/1        939               477     462

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/280    DATE  08/17
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/290    DATE  08/17

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           24
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      5

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

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       SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 2016


AUGUST 2016 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    5.62"      3.00"      +2.62"     14TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA      4.90"      3.18"      +1.72"     15TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         5.88"      3.31"      +2.57"      9TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1*

                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    21.22"    22.43"      -1.21"     58TH DRIEST
FLINT AREA      19.55"    20.56"      -1.01"     45TH DRIEST
SAGINAW         22.92"    20.52"      +2.40"     22ND WETTEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF AUGUST 31, 2016)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     73.7      72.0       +4.7        2ND WARMEST
FLINT AREA       75.5      68.8       +6.7        2ND WARMEST
SAGINAW          73.4      68.8       +4.6        7TH WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     86.3      81.4       +4.9        2ND WARMEST
FLINT AREA       87.2      79.7       +7.5        3RD WARMEST
SAGINAW          83.3      79.4       +3.9       14TH WARMEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL     DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     67.2      62.6       +4.6        2ND WARMEST
FLINT AREA       63.9      57.9       +6.0        4TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          63.5      58.3       +5.2        3RD WARMEST



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