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ZCZC CHICLMMLI
CXUS43 KDVN 011805 

ANNUAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MOLINE IL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1205 PM CST TUE JAN 1 2002


...2001 WEATHER IN THE QUAD CITIES WAS CHARACTERIZED BY MUCH ABOVE
NORMAL TEMPERATURES...ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION...BUT MUCH BELOW
NORMAL SNOWFALL...


PART 1 OF 3                ...TEMPERATURE...


THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR 2001 WAS 51.7 DEGREES... OR 1.1 DEGREES
ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 49.6 DEGREES.  THIS PLACES 2001 AS THE 13TH
WARMEST YEAR FOR RECORDS DATING BACK TO 1872.

AVERAGE MAXIMUM FOR 2001 WAS 61.7 DEGREES... NORMAL IS 59.7
AVERAGE MINIMUM FOR 2001 WAS 41.7 DEGREES... NORMAL IS 39.5

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE IN 2001 WAS   96 DEGREES  JUL 31
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE IN 2001 WAS   -5 DEGREES  FEB  2
LOWEST  MAXIMUM             WAS   12 DEGREES  FEB  2
HIGHEST MINIMUM             WAS   76 DEGREES  JUL 23

THERE WERE TWO NEW DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS ESTABLISHED IN 2001 AND
THREE TIED.  THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF THOSE RECORDS.

DATE    NEW RECORD    TYPE RECORD      OLD RECORD/YEAR

MAY  2     65/TIED/    WARM LOW        65  IN 1955
MAY 15     69/TIED/    WARM LOW        69  IN 1998
MAY 23     58          COOL HIGH       59  IN 1968
NOV 15     72/TIED/    MAXIMUM         72  IN 1990
DEC  5     69          MAXIMUM         66  IN 1975


NUMBER OF DAYS IN  2001  WITH A  MAXIMUM  TEMPERATURE OF...
                  90 DEGREES OR ABOVE WAS 21... NORMAL IS  22.4
                  32 DEGREES OR BELOW WAS 41... NORMAL IS  49.7

NUMBER OF DAYS IN  2001  WITH A  MINIMUM  TEMPERATURE OF
                  32 DEGREES OR BELOW WAS 125... NORMAL IS 134.9
                   0 DEGREES OR BELOW WAS   6... NORMAL IS  17.0

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   ...TABLE OF MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES AND COMPARISONS...

                         RECORD          RECORD
MONTH  2001   NORM       WARMEST         COOLEST
JAN    23.0   19.9    37.6 IN 1880     6.3 IN 1979
FEB    24.4   24.8    39.6 IN 1882    10.4 IN 1875
MAR    34.4   37.4    49.8 IN 1910    19.9 IN 1960
APR    56.4   50.4    58.5 IN 1915    41.4 IN 1874
MAY    63.0   61.4    68.9 IN 1977    54.8 IN 1907
JUN    69.5   71.1    78.1 IN 1934    65.8 IN 1916
JUL    76.6   75.2    85.0 IN 1936    69.2 IN 1891
AUG    73.7   72.7    81.0 IN 1947    67.2 IN 1915
SEP    63.0   64.7    72.2 IN 1897    58.9 IN 1918
OCT    52.6   53.0    64.4 IN 1963    42.6 IN 1925
NOV    49.8   39.6    49.8 IN 2001    30.1 IN 1976
DEC    32.7   25.4    42.0 IN 1877    13.1 IN 2000

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ZCZC CHICLMMLI
CXUS43 KDVN 011821 

ANNUAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MOLINE IL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1221 PM CST TUE JAN 1 2002


...2001 WEATHER IN THE QUAD CITIES WAS CHARACTERIZED BY MUCH ABOVE
NORMAL TEMPERATURES...ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION...BUT MUCH BELOW
NORMAL SNOWFALL...


PART 2 OF 3          ...PRECIPITATION / SNOWFALL...


TOTAL PRECIPITATION FOR 2001 WAS 40.26 INCHES...OR 1.18 INCHES ABOVE
THE ANNUAL NORMAL OF 39.08 INCHES. THIS PLACES 2001 AS THE 25TH
WETTEST YEAR FOR RECORDS DATING BACK TO 1872.

NUMBER OF DAYS IN 2001 WITH...
PRECIP. OF 0.01 INCH OR MORE.............131......NORMAL IS 117.7
SNOW / ICE PELLETS 1.0 INCH OR MORE........5......NORMAL IS  10.9
THUNDERSTORMS ............................40......MEAN   IS  46.3
DENSE FOG /VISIBILITY 1/4 MILE OR LESS/...24......MEAN   IS  17.4

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    ...TABLE OF MONTHLY PRECIPITATION AND SOME COMPARISONS...

                           RECORD       RECORD
MONTH 2001   NORM         WETTEST       DRIEST

JAN   2.10   1.54     4.63 IN 1916  0.07 IN 1919
FEB   3.33   1.23     4.87 IN 1887  0.07 IN 1877
MAR   1.77   2.98     7.43 IN 1973  0.17 IN 1885
APR   2.78   3.90    11.30 IN 1973  0.32 IN 1895
MAY   9.60   4.30    11.43 IN 1974  0.31 IN 1992
JUN   2.61   4.27    10.79 IN 1892  0.49 IN 1886
JUL   4.05   4.95    11.76 IN 1992  0.14 IN 1936
AUG   3.93   4.22    15.23 IN 1987  0.35 IN 1971
SEP   3.45   4.02    14.18 IN 1970  0.02 IN 1979
OCT   4.16   2.93     9.41 IN 1941  0.01 IN 1964
NOV   1.49   2.51     6.77 IN 1992  0.18 IN 1904
DEC   0.99   2.23     4.99 IN 1982  0.21 IN 1900

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...SNOWFALL...

SNOWFALL FOR 2001 TOTALED 13.5 INCHES...OR 21.2 INCHES BELOW THE
ANNUAL NORMAL OF 34.7 INCHES.  THIS MAKES 2001 THE 5TH LEAST
SNOWIEST YEAR /JANUARY THROUGH DECEMBER/ ON RECORD.


...MONTHLY AND GREATEST SNOWFALL / PRECIPITATION TABLE FOR 2001...

        2001     NORMAL        GREATEST DAILY       GREATEST DAILY
MONTH  SNOWFALL  SNOWFALL      SNOWFALL IN 2001     PCPN IN 2001

JAN      4.1       9.0           1.8 ON 28TH        1.37 ON 29TH
FEB      3.4       6.8           1.0 ON  9TH        1.30 ON 24TH
MAR      4.8       6.0           3.0 ON 16TH        0.92 ON 15TH
APR        T       1.6             T ON 16TH        0.58 ON 22ND
MAY     NONE        T              NONE             1.63 ON 14TH+
JUN     NONE      NONE             NONE             1.05 ON  5TH
JUL     NONE      NONE             NONE             1.09 ON  8TH
AUG     NONE      NONE             NONE             2.13 ON  2ND
SEP     NONE      NONE             NONE             1.22 ON 18TH
OCT     NONE       0.4             NONE             1.66 ON 22ND
NOV        T       2.8             T ON 28TH        0.94 ON 24TH
DEC      1.2       8.1           0.3 ON 25TH 26TH   0.40 ON 22ND

+DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORD FOR THE DATE
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ZCZC CHICLMMLI
CXUS43 KDVN 011822 

ANNUAL WEATHER SUMMARY FOR MOLINE IL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1222 PM CST TUE JAN 1 2002

...2001 WEATHER IN THE QUAD CITIES WAS CHARACTERIZED BY MUCH ABOVE
NORMAL TEMPERATURES...ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION...BUT MUCH BELOW
NORMAL SNOWFALL...


PART 3 OF 3          ...DEGREE DAY AND PEAK WIND DATA...


...HEATING AND COOLING DEGREE DAY UNITS /DDU/...


    ...TABLE OF MONTHLY HEATING AND COOLING DEGREE DAY UNITS...

           2001       NORMAL                 2001      NORMAL
MONTH     HEATING     HEATING               COOLING    COOLING

JAN        1292        1398                     0          0
FEB        1129        1126                     0          0
MAR         940         856                     0          0
APR         274         438                    25          0
MAY         137         188                    83         76
JUN          40          10                   185        193

JUL           0           0                   365        316
AUG           0          11                   275        250
SEP         119          73                    64         64
OCT         380         384                     6         12
NOV         448         762                                0
DEC         993        1228                     0          0

ANNUAL     5752        6474                  1003        911

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PEAK WIND GUST FOR 2001 WAS 62 MPH FROM THE SOUTHWEST ON JUNE 14TH

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