Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
810 AM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

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...THE DETROIT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              92   10/07/1963
 LOW               17   10/21/1974
HIGHEST            72   10/27        MM      MM
                        10/02
LOWEST             32   10/19        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.5              61.6    -1.1
AVG. MINIMUM     43.6              43.3     0.3
MEAN             52.1              52.4    -0.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               1.9    -0.9
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.80   1954
 MINIMUM         0.30   1892
TOTALS           2.36              2.52   -0.16
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.08    0.00
DAYS >= .01        15               9.8     5.2
DAYS >= .10         7               5.3     1.7
DAYS >= .50         1               1.8    -0.8
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.54   10/14 TO 10/15
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            2.9   1980
                        0
TOTALS              T               0.1    -0.1
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM              0.00      MM
SINCE 7/1           T               0.1    -0.1
 LIQUID 7/1        MM
DAYS >= TRACE       1               0.2     0.8
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   10/31 TO 10/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     391               397      -6
 SINCE 7/1        512               511       1
COOLING TOTAL       0                 8      -8
 SINCE 1/1        704               803     -99

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/250    DATE  10/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/270    DATE  10/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         19

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      7

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

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MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR NWS WHITE LAKE - OCTOBER 2014

...TEMPERATURE DATA...              ...PRECIPITATION DATA...
AVERAGE MAXIMUM...57.3              MONTHLY TOTAL..........2.49
AVERAGE MINIMUM...38.9              GREATEST DAILY TOTAL...0.45
MONTHLY AVERAGE...48.1              ON THE 31ST
                                    2014 TOTAL............32.96

...HEATING DEGREE DAYS...           ...SNOWFALL DATA...
MONTHLY TOTAL............516        MONTHLY TOTAL............ 0.1
2014-2015 SEASON TOTAL...837        2014-2015 SEASON TOTAL... 0.1

...COOLING DEGREE DAYS...
MONTHLY TOTAL...0
2014 TOTAL......283

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       SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 2014


OCTOBER 2014 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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SNOWFALL
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA      T        0.1"       -0.1"
FLINT AREA       0.7"      0.4"       +0.3"      10TH SNOWIEST
SAGINAW           T        0.3"       -0.3"

SNOW YEAR SINCE JULY 1

                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA      T        0.1"       -0.1"
FLINT AREA       0.7"      0.4"       +0.3"      10TH SNOWIEST
SAGINAW           T        0.3"       -0.3"


PRECIPITATION
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    2.36"      2.52"      -0.16"     53RD WETTEST
FLINT AREA      1.85"      2.47"      -0.62"     32ND DRIEST
SAGINAW         2.39"      2.63"      -0.24"     52ND DRIEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA    34.49"    28.22"      +6.27"     11TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA      32.09"    26.78"      +5.31"     15TH WETTEST
SAGINAW         28.19"    26.98"      +1.21"     33RD WETTEST

      *NORMAL TO DATE (AS OF OCTOBER 31, 2014)

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     52.1      52.4        -0.3      64TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA       51.2      49.5        +1.7      42ND WARMEST
SAGINAW          51.1      49.7        +1.4      40TH WARMEST

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     60.5      61.6        -1.1      60TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA       61.0      59.6        +1.4      43RD WARMEST
SAGINAW          60.2      59.3        +0.9      47TH WARMEST

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
                ACTUAL    NORMAL*    DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA     43.6      43.3        +0.3      61ST COLDEST
FLINT AREA       41.5      39.4        +2.1      38TH WARMEST
SAGINAW          42.1      40.1        +2.0      35TH WARMEST


DETROIT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO NOVEMBER 1874
FLINT AREA HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO JANUARY 1921
SAGINAW HAS A CLIMATE RECORD DATING TO 1912


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