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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
625 AM CDT MON MAY 7 2018

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...THE EAU CLAIRE WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2018...

CLIMATE        NORMAL         PERIOD    1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE        RECORD         PERIOD    1893 TO 2018

EAU
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MONTHLY             REPORT      APRIL      2018      EAU     AIRPORT

TEMPS                           ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
AVERAGE        MAX               46.5      57.7     -11.2   COOLER       2    COLD
AVERAGE        MIN               23.1      34.2     -11.1   COOLER       1    COLD
MONTH          MEAN              34.8      46.0     -11.2   COOLER       1    COLD

DAILY          MAX                83 APR-30-2018
DAILY          MIN                 4 APR-08-2018

HDD                             ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
TOTAL          MONTH             896       576       320    COOLER       1    COLD
TOTAL          SEASON            8157      7641      516    COOLER       28   COLD

CDD                             ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
TOTAL          MONTH              1         4         -3    COOLER      NEAR  NORM
TOTAL          ANNUAL             1         4         -3    COOLER      NEAR  NORM

PRECIP         INCHES           ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
MONTH          TOTAL             1.59      2.75     -1.16   DRIER        30   DRY
ANNUAL         TOTAL             4.98      6.18     -1.20   DRIER        27   DRY
DAILY          MAX               0.63       APR-14-2018

SNOW           INCHES           ACTUAL     AVG      DEPART              RANK
MONTH          TOTAL             18.6       1.9      16.7   SNOWIER       3   SNOWY
SEASON         TOTAL             64.4      46.8      17.6   SNOWIER      16   SNOWY
DAILY          MAX                5.8 APR-14-2018
MAX            DEPTH              9   APR-16-2018

APRIL          EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME        APRIL          EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
APRIL          MAX            68.3      1915      10.6      WARMEST      1    WARM
APRIL          MAX            43.6      1950      -14.1     COLDEST      1    COLD
APRIL          MIN            42.6      1915      8.4       WARMEST      1    WARM
APRIL          MIN            23.1      2018      -11.1     COLDEST      1    COLD
APRIL          MEAN           55.5      1915      9.5       WARMEST      1    WARM
APRIL          MEAN           34.8      2018      -11.2     COLDEST      1    COLD
APRIL          HDD            312       1915      -264      WARMEST      1    WARM
APRIL          HDD            896       2018      320       COLDEST      1    COLD
APRIL          CDD            36        1915      32        WARMEST      1    WARM
APRIL          CDD            0         2017      -4        COLDEST      1    COLD
APRIL          PCP            7.07      1954      4.32      WETTEST      1    WET
APRIL          PCP            0.51      1905      -2.24     DRIEST       1    DRY
APRIL          SNOW           31.1      1928      29.2      SNOWIEST     1    WET
APRIL          SNOW           0.0       2006      -1.9      DRIEST       1    DRY

WIND           MPH            ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
MONTHLY        AVERAGE--->    7.9       9.8       -1.9
PEAK GUST      47 MPH         NORTHEAST     APR-14-2018
FASTEST 2-MIN  31 MPH         EAST          APR-14-2018

SUNSHINE       (POSSIBLE)
1 MONTH        MIN-GAIN       MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
APRIL          90             0         1.5       0.0       22        0

SUNSHINE       (POSSIBLE)
3 MONTH        MIN-GAIN       MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
FMA            266            0         4.4       0.0       64        0

SUNSHINE       (POSSIBLE)
4 MONTH        MIN-GAIN       MIN-LOSS  HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS PCT-GAIN  PCT-LOSS
JAN-APR        322            0         5.4       0.0       78        0

WEATHER        NCEI           ACTUAL
TYPE           NORMAL         COUNT
1=FOG/MIST                    0
2=FOG DENSE      0.4          0
3=THUNDER        2.6          0
4=IP/SLEET                    0
5=HAIL                        0
6=FRZ RAIN                    0
7=BLWG DUST                   0
8=HAZE/SMK                    0
9=BLWG SNW                    0

TEMP                NCEI                           AVERAGE
MAXIMUM            NORMAL       ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= 0                              0         0         0       NORMAL
<=32                 0.4          8         1         8       COOLER
>=50                21.5          13        21        -8      COOLER
>=60                              8         13        -5      COOLER
>=70                              3         5         -2      COOLER
>=80                              1         1         0       COOLER
>=90                  0           0         0         0       COOLER

TEMP                NCEI                           AVERAGE
MINIMUM            NORMAL       ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= -20                            0         0         0       NORMAL
<= -10                            0         0         0       NORMAL
<= 0                 0.0          0         0         0       NORMAL
<= 10                             3         2         1       COOLER
<= 20                             8         0         8       COOLER
<= 32               12.2          27        14        14      COOLER
>= 50                             0         2         -2      COOLER
>=60                              0         0         0       COOLER
>= 70                             0         0         0       NORMAL

PRECIP              NCEI                           AVERAGE
DAYS WITH A        NORMAL       ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                          5         4         1       WETTER
>= 0.01             11.0          8         12        -4      DRIER
>= 0.10              6.3          5         7         -2      DRIER
>= 0.25                           2         4         -2      DRIER
>= 0.50              1.7          1         2         -1      DRIER
>= 1.00              0.4          0         1         -1      DRIER

SNOW                NCEI                           AVERAGE
DAYS WITH A        NORMAL       ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                          4         2         2      SNOWIER
>= 0.1                            7         3         4      SNOWIER
>= 1.0                            5         1         4      SNOWIER
>= 1.5                            4         1         3      SNOWIER
>= 2.0                            4         0         4      SNOWIER
>= 3.0                            3         0         3      SNOWIER

3 MONTH LISTING WITH NORMALS...DEPARTURES AND RANKINGS
3-MONTH        DATA           FEBRUARY  MARCH     APRIL     (FMA)
FMA            2018           ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
FMA-18         MAX            36.7      42.6      -5.9      COOLER       16   COLD
FMA-18         MIN            15.2      21.9      -6.7      COOLER       13   COLD
FMA-18         MEAN           25.9      32.3      -6.4      COOLER       16   COLD
FMA-18         HDD            3427      2897      530       COOLER       16   COLD
FMA-18         CDD            1         4         -3        COOLER      NEAR  NORM
FMA-18         PRECIP         3.72      5.29      -1.57     DRIER        24   DRY
FMA-18         SNOW           38.6      17.8      20.8      SNOWIER      12   SNOWY

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME        FMA            EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
FEB-MAR-APR    MAX            50.7      1987      8.1       WARMEST      1    WARM
FEB-MAR-APR    MAX            32.5      1936      -10.1     COLDEST      1    COLD
FEB-MAR-APR    MIN            30.4      2012      8.5       WARMEST      1    WARM
FEB-MAR-APR    MIN            12.9      1923      -9.0      COLDEST      1    COLD
FEB-MAR-APR    MEAN           40.4      2012      8.1       WARMEST      1    WARM
FEB-MAR-APR    MEAN           23.2      1936      -9.1      COLDEST      1    COLD
FEB-MAR-APR    HDD            2181      2012      -716      WARMEST      1    WARM
FEB-MAR-APR    HDD            3706      1936      809       COLDEST      1    COLD
FEB-MAR-APR    CDD            36        1915      32        WARMEST      1    WARM
FEB-MAR-APR    CDD            0         2017      -4        COLDEST      1    COLD
FEB-MAR-APR    PCP            10.44     1938      5.15      WETTEST      1    WET
FEB-MAR-APR    PCP            1.56      1987      -3.73     DRIEST       1    DRY
FEB-MAR-APR    SNOW           55.5      1893      37.7      SNOWIEST     1    WET
FEB-MAR-APR    SNOW           1.9       1947      -15.9     DRIEST       1    DRY

4 MONTH        DATA
JAN-APR        2018           ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART              RANK
JAN-APR-18     4-MONTH-MAX    33.4      37.8      -4.4      COOLER       24   COLD
JAN-APR-18     4-MONTH-MIN    12.4      17.8      -5.4      COOLER       26   COLD
JAN-APR-18     4-MONTH-MEAN   22.9      27.8      -4.9      COOLER       20   COLD
JAN-APR-18     4-MONTH-HDD    5008      4465      543       COOLER       23   COLD
JAN-APR-18     4-MONTH-CDD    1         4         -3        COOLER      NEAR  NORM
JAN-APR-18     4-MONTH-PCP    4.98      6.18      -1.20     DRIER        27   DRY
JAN-APR-18     4-MONTH-SNW    53.8      31.0      22.8      SNOWIER      4    SNOWY
JUL-APR-18     10-MONTH-HDD-SE8157      7641      516       COOLER       28   COLD
JUL-APR-18     10-MONTH-SNW-SE64.4      46.8      17.6      SNOWIER      16   SNOWY

ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES                      EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART              RANK
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-MAX    45.2      1931      7.4       WARMEST      1    WARM
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-MAX    28.0      1893      -9.8      COLDEST      1    COLD
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-MIN    25.7      2012      7.9       WARMEST      1    WARM
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-MIN    8.7       2014      -9.1      COLDEST      1    COLD
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-MEAN   35.4      2012      7.6       WARMEST      1    WARM
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-MEAN   19.0      2014      -8.8      COLDEST      1    COLD
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-HDD    3546      1931      -919      WARMEST      1    WARM
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-HDD    5507      1936      1042      COLDEST      1    COLD
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-CDD    36        1915      32        WARMEST      1    WARM
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-CDD    0         2017      -4        COLDEST      1    COLD
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-PCP    11.75     1929      5.57      WETTEST      1    WET
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-PCP    1.91      1957      -4.27     DRIEST       1    DRY
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-SNW    80.0      1929      49.0      SNOWIEST     1    WET
JAN-APR        4-MONTH-SNW    8.7       1921      -22.3     DRIEST       1    DRY
JUL-APR        10-MONTH-HDD-SE6304      2012      -1337     WARMEST      1    WARM
JUL-APR        10-MONTH-HDD-SE8886      2014      1245      COLDEST      1    COLD
JUL-APR        10-MONTH-SNW-SE89.3      1997      42.5      SNOWIEST     1    WET
JUL-APR        10-MONTH-SNW-SE15.1      1968      -31.7     DRIEST       1    DRY

NEW DAILY      EXTREME
MAX TEMP       0
COLD MAX       3
MIN TEMP       2
WARM MIN       0
PRECIP         0
SNOW           0

NEW DAILY      RECORDS                  LISTING             PREVIOUS
NEW DAILY      SET/TIE          AMOUNT       DATE YEAR      SET/TIE   OLD     YEAR
COLD LOW       NEW->               5        APR-05-2018     OLD->      10     1926
COLD LOW       NEW->               4        APR-08-2018     OLD->       9     1997
COLD MAX       NEW->              31        APR-14-2018     OLD->      32     1962  1928
COLD MAX       NEW->              26        APR-15-2018     OLD->      35     1951
COLD MAX       NEW->              31        APR-16-2018     OLD->      34     1997

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CARLYON



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