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MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
445 PM CDT MON OCT 6 2014

...SEPTEMBER 2014 CLIMATE STATISTICS FOR IRON MOUNTAIN-KINGSFORD
WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT NEAR IRON MOUNTAIN...

...VERY WET WITH NEAR NORMAL MONTHLY MEAN TEMPERATURE...
...FOURTH HIGHEST SEPTEMBER PRECIPITATION...

                                    NORMAL   DEPARTURE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE         57.5     57.6  MINUS    0.1
AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE    68.9     69.5  MINUS    0.6
AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE     46.1     45.8   PLUS    0.3
HEATING DEGREE DAYS          227      245  MINUS     18
COOLING DEGREE DAYS            8       25  MINUS     17
TOTAL PRECIPITATION         6.54     3.62   PLUS   2.92
TOTAL SNOWFALL                 0        0             0

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE:                    83 ON 9/28
LOWEST TEMPERATURE:                     34 ON 9/16
GREATEST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION:       2.39 ON 9/4
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL:               0

DAILY RECORD PRECIPITATION ON 9/4...2.39 /OLD RECORD 1.84...1968/
DAILY RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE ON 9/11...49 /50...1902/
FOURTH HIGHEST SEPTEMBER PRECIPITATION...6.54 /RECORD 8.54...2010/
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               ...RECORD COLDEST START TO THE YEAR...

            ...JANUARY-SEPTEMBER 2014 MEAN TEMPERATURE...

                                             PREVIOUS
              OBSERVED  NORMAL  DEPARTURE     RECORD      2014 RANK

IRON MOUNTAIN   41.5     45.4     -3.9     42.3 /1950/ RECORD COLDEST
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NOTE THAT STATISTICS FOR THE IRON MOUNTAIN-KINGSFORD WASTEWATER
TREATMENT PLANT COOPERATIVE OBSERVER SITE NEAR IRON MOUNTAIN ARE
BASED ON RECORDS WHICH BEGAN IN MARCH 1931. ANY DATA LISTED FROM
YEARS BEFORE 1931 WERE TAKEN AT NEARBY SITES. NORMALS USED ARE FOR
THE PERIOD 1981 THROUGH 2010. NOTE ALL TEMPERATURES ARE IN
FAHRENHEIT AND PRECIPITATION IS IN INCHES. ALL CLIMATE DATA LISTED
IN THIS PRODUCT ARE UNOFFICIAL. FOR OFFICIAL DATA...PLEASE REFER TO
THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER.

NWS MARQUETTE WEB PAGE IS AT HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/MQT/INDEX.HTM
(ALL LOWER CASE). SEE ARBCLMMQT (CXUS53 KMQT) FOR FURTHER DETAILS ON
UPPER MICHIGAN CLIMATE. CONTACT THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER AT
(828) 271-4800 OR WWW.NCDC.NOAA.GOV.

KC





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