Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1110 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

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...THE FLINT MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1921 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              97   09/03/1953
                        09/02/1953
                        09/01/1953
 LOW               26   09/28/1991
HIGHEST            93   09/05        MM      MM
LOWEST             37   09/19        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     73.7              72.3     1.4
AVG. MINIMUM     50.8              49.9     0.9
MEAN             62.2              61.1     1.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.4     0.6
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.86   1986
 MINIMUM         0.29   2002
TOTALS           3.25              3.75   -0.50
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.12   -0.01
DAYS >= .01        10              10.0     0.0
DAYS >= .10         7               6.3     0.7
DAYS >= .50         3               2.4     0.6
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.9    -0.9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.90   09/20 TO 09/21
 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   09/30 TO 09/30
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     139               166     -27
 SINCE 7/1        163               210     -47
COOLING TOTAL      64                49      15
 SINCE 1/1        596               526      70

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/290    DATE  09/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/290    DATE  09/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      24     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                     10

-  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 SEPTEMBER 2014


SEPTEMBER 2014 MONTHLY STATISTICS AND RANKINGS
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PRECIPITATION
              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE    RANKING
DETROIT AREA   4.71"    3.27"   +1.44"     13TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA     3.25"    3.75"   -0.50"     36TH WETTEST
SAGINAW        3.69"    3.83"   -0.14"     34TH WETTEST

WATER YEAR SINCE JANUARY 1

              ACTUAL   NORMAL*  DEPARTURE     RANKING
DETROIT AREA  32.13"   25.70"    +6.43"     9TH WETTEST
FLINT AREA    30.24"   24.31"    +5.93"    12TH WETTEST
SAGINAW       25.80"   24.35"    +1.45"    27TH WETTEST

     *NORMAL TO-DATE (AS OF SEPTEMBER 30, 2014)


AVERAGE TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA   63.5     64.4    -0.9       61ST COLDEST
FLINT AREA     62.2     61.1    +1.1       42ND WARMEST
SAGINAW        61.8     61.3    +0.5       46TH WARMEST


AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA   73.3     74.0    -0.7       68TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA     73.7     72.3    +1.4       39TH WARMEST
SAGINAW        72.2     72.1    +0.1       50TH COLDEST


AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE

              ACTUAL   NORMAL  DEPARTURE      RANKING
DETROIT AREA    53.7    54.7    -1.0       55TH COLDEST
FLINT AREA      50.8    49.9    +0.9       48TH WARMEST
SAGINAW         51.4    50.5    +0.9       44TH 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 JANUARY 1912






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