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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS
326 AM CDT SUN JUN 1 2014

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...THE FARGO HECTOR INTL AP ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   05/30/1934
 LOW               17   05/12/1946
                        05/02/1907
HIGHEST            93   05/30        70      23       93  05/13
LOWEST             30   05/04        45     -15       23  05/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.2              69.3    -1.1     68.9
AVG. MINIMUM     45.8              44.9     0.9     46.2
MEAN             57.0              57.1    -0.1     57.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               0.7     2.3        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               2.5     0.5        5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           1.99              2.81   -0.82     7.16
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.09   -0.03     0.23
DAYS >= .01        13              11.0     2.0       12
DAYS >= .10         7               5.9     1.1        7
DAYS >= .50         1               1.7    -0.7        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.51   05/19 TO 05/19           05/29 TO 05/30
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31
                                                          05/31 TO 05/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    05/30(00) TO 05/30(00)
                                                 05/31(00) TO 05/31(00)1
                                                 05/31(00) TO 05/31(00)1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1        34.9              50.4   -15.5     68.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   05/31 TO 05/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    05/31(00) TO 05/31(00)
                                                 05/31(00) TO 05/31(00)1
                                                 05/31(00) TO 05/31(00)1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     323               273      50      250
 SINCE 7/1       9649              8729     920     9242
COOLING TOTAL      79                28      51       29
 SINCE 1/1         79                31      48       29
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/340    DATE  05/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/330    DATE  05/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               18     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

&&

THIS YEAR SAW NORMAL MAY TEMPERATURES DESPITE BELOW AVERAGE
TEMPERATURES EARLY IN THE MONTH...WHICH WERE BALANCED BY HOT
TEMPERATUERS THE 2ND HALF OF THE MONTH. A RECORD HIGH OF 90 F
OCCURRED ON MAY 25...THE WARMEST MAX TEMP FOR THAT DAY SINCE
2010.

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