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CXUS43 KDVN 012343 CCA
CLMMLI
IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-022300-

ANNUAL WEATHER SUMMARY...CORRECTION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
544 PM CST WED JAN 1 2003

...CORRECTED YEARLY AVG TEMP IN TABLE SECTION...

...ANNUAL CLIMATE INFORMATION FOR THE QUAD CITIES...

THIS PAST YEAR WAS 1.6 DEGREES WARMER...5.16 INCHES DRIER...AND 7.3
INCHES LESS SNOWY THAN NORMAL.

...............TEMPERATURE /DEGREES FAHRENHEIT/...............

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 51.8.  NORMAL IS 50.2.
THE WARMEST AVERAGE IS 54.3...IN 1921.
THE COLDEST AVERAGE IS 45.7...IN 1875.
THIS PAST YEAR RANKS AS THE 9TH WARMEST ON RECORD.

THE AVERAGE MAXIMUM WAS 62.0.  NORMAL IS 60.4.
THE AVERAGE MINIMUM WAS 41.5.  NORMAL IS 39.9.

THE MAXIMUM WAS 95 ON JULY 4TH.
THE MINIMUM WAS -9 ON MARCH 4TH.
THE COLDEST MAXIMUM WAS 16 ON MARCH 3RD.
THE WARMEST MINIMUM WAS 78 ON JULY 21ST.

THERE WERE 15 NEW DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS ESTABLISHED THIS PAST YEAR.
BELOW IS A LIST OF THOSE RECORDS.

 DATE   NEW RECORD   RECORD TYPE   PREVIOUS RECORD
------ ------------ ------------- -----------------
JAN 22    58 TIE         MAX          58 IN 1964
JAN 26    58 TIE         MAX          58 IN 1944
JAN 27    64             MAX          63 IN 1944
MAR 04    -9             MIN          -5 IN 1978
APR 14    80 TIE         MAX          80 IN 1941+
APR 15    88             MAX          85 IN 1942
APR 16    90**           MAX          87 IN 1977
APR 16    68          WARM MIN        67 IN 1896
APR 18    91**           MAX          87 IN 1985
MAY 17    35 TIE         MIN          35 IN 1973
MAY 18    33             MIN          37 IN 1976
MAY 19    36 TIE         MIN          36 IN 1888
MAY 20    52          COOL MAX        56 IN 1957
MAY 21    32*            MIN          33 IN 1883
DEC 30    61 TIE         MAX          61 IN 1965

* THIS IS ALSO A NEW RECORD FOR THE LATEST DATE OF A MINIMUM OF 32.
THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS MAY 20...1954.

** THIS PAST APRIL TIED THE RECORD FOR THE MOST DAYS IN THE MONTH OF
APRIL WITH A MAXIMUM OF 90 OR ABOVE...2.  THE PREVIOUS TIME THIS
OCCURRED WAS IN APRIL OF 1930.

THIS PAST YEAR THERE WERE...
36 DAYS WITH A MAXIMUM OF 90 OR ABOVE.  NORMAL IS 22.4.
26 DAYS WITH A MAXIMUM OF 32 OR BELOW.  NORMAL IS 49.7.
129 DAYS WITH A MINIMUM OF 32 OR BELOW.  NORMAL IS 134.9.
2 DAYS WITH A MINIMUM OF 0 OR BELOW.   NORMAL IS 17.0.

...MONTHLY/YEARLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...NORMALS...AND RECORDS...

         LAST               RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL     WARMEST        COLDEST
------- ------ -------- -------------- --------------
  JAN    31.8    21.1    37.6 IN 1880    6.3 IN 1979
  FEB    32.0    26.9    39.6 IN 1882   10.4 IN 1875
  MAR    35.8    38.7    49.8 IN 1910   19.9 IN 1960
  APR    51.1    50.5    58.5 IN 1915   41.4 IN 1874
  MAY    57.6    61.7    68.9 IN 1977   54.8 IN 1907
  JUN    72.9    71.2    78.1 IN 1934   65.8 IN 1916
  JUL    77.6    75.3    85.0 IN 1936   69.2 IN 1891
  AUG    73.4    73.2    81.0 IN 1947   67.2 IN 1915
  SEP    68.6    65.0    72.2 IN 1897   58.9 IN 1918
  OCT    49.8    53.0    64.4 IN 1963   42.6 IN 1925
  NOV    38.0    39.1    49.8 IN 2001   30.1 IN 1976
  DEC    31.4    26.4    42.0 IN 1877   13.1 IN 2000
=====================================================
ANNUAL   51.8    50.2    54.3 IN 1921   45.7 IN 1875


...............PRECIPITATION /INCHES/...............

THE PRECIPITATION TOTAL WAS 32.88.  NORMAL IS 38.04.
THE GREATEST TOTAL WAS 56.36...IN 1973.
THE LOWEST TOTAL WAS 17.33...IN 1901.

THERE WERE 3 NEW DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORDS ESTABLISHED THIS
PAST YEAR.  THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF THOSE RECORDS.

 DATE   NEW RECORD       RECORD TYPE       PREVIOUS RECORD
------ ------------ --------------------- -----------------
APR 07     0.96      DAILY PRECIPITATION     0.74 IN 1940
APR 08     1.12      DAILY PRECIPITATION     0.76 IN 1906
MAY 11     2.50      DAILY PRECIPITATION     2.29 IN 1966

THIS PAST YEAR THERE WERE...
102 DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION OF 0.01 INCHES OR MORE.  NORMAL IS 117.7.
8 DAYS WITH SNOWFALL OF 1 INCH OR MORE.  NORMAL IS 10.9.
46 DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORMS.  MEAN IS 46.3.
17 DAYS WITH HEAVY FOG.  MEAN IS 17.4.

...MONTHLY/YEARLY PRECIPITATION...NORMALS...AND RECORDS...

         LAST                RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL      WETTEST         DRIEST
------- ------ -------- --------------- --------------
  JAN    0.89    1.58     4.63 IN 1916   0.07 IN 1919
  FEB    1.13    1.51     4.87 IN 1887   0.07 IN 1877
  MAR    2.25    2.92     7.43 IN 1973   0.17 IN 1885
  APR    4.42    3.82    11.30 IN 1973   0.32 IN 1895
  MAY    5.31    4.25    11.43 IN 1974   0.31 IN 1992
  JUN    4.37    4.63    10.79 IN 1892   0.49 IN 1886
  JUL    6.17    4.03    11.76 IN 1992   0.14 IN 1936
  AUG    4.35    4.41    15.23 IN 1987   0.35 IN 1971
  SEP    0.18    3.16    14.18 IN 1970   0.02 IN 1979
  OCT    2.85    2.80     9.41 IN 1941   0.01 IN 1964
  NOV    0.27    2.73     6.77 IN 1992   0.18 IN 1904
  DEC    0.69    2.20     4.99 IN 1982   0.21 IN 1900
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ANNUAL  32.88   38.04    56.36 IN 1973  17.33 IN 1901


...............SNOWFALL /INCHES/...............

THE SNOWFALL TOTAL WAS 27.7.  NORMAL IS 35.0.
THE GREATEST TOTAL WAS 71.3...IN 1997.
THE LOWEST TOTAL WAS 7.1...IN 1922.

...MONTHLY/YEARLY SNOWFALL...NORMALS...AND RECORDS...

         LAST               RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL     SNOWIEST     LEAST SNOWY
------- ------ -------- -------------- -------------
  JAN    11.4    10.2    26.7 IN 1979    T IN 1989+
  FEB     1.9     7.0    20.7 IN 1994    T IN 1987+
  MAR     9.4     4.9    24.8 IN 1923    T IN 1994+
  APR     4.0     1.3    13.3 IN 1997
  MAY     0.0       T     0.3 IN 1935
  JUN     0.0     0.0
  JUL     0.0     0.0
  AUG     0.0     0.0
  SEP     0.0     0.0
  OCT     0.0     0.2     6.6 IN 1967
  NOV     1.0     3.0    15.6 IN 1974
  DEC      T      8.4    32.0 IN 2000   0.0 IN 1889
====================================================
ANNUAL   27.7    35.0    71.3 IN 1997   7.1 IN 1922


.....DAILY EXTREMES LAST YEAR /VALUE:DATE(S) OF OCCURRENCE/.....

MONTH  MAXIMUM   MINIMUM   PRECIPITATION   SNOWFALL    PEAK WIND
----- --------- --------- --------------- ---------- -------------
 JAN   64: 27     3: 02       0.42: 30      6.3: 30    38: S  22
 FEB   67: 24     2: 05       0.51: 20      1.3: 26    35: S  24, SW 14
 MAR   69: 14    -9: 04       0.48: 29      5.2: 02    56: SW 09
 APR   91: 18    21: 05       1.12: 08      4.0: 01    46: SW 28
 MAY   87: 30    32: 21       2.50: 11                 39: W  09
 JUN   94: 30    48: 06       1.63: 04                 43: S  10
 JUL   95: 04    56: 13,14    2.11: 06                 36: W  28
 AUG   93: 01    51: 18       1.46: 23                 30: NE 23
 SEP   94: 09    37: 24       0.11: 20                 31: SW 23
 OCT   82: 01    26: 20       0.99: 04                 51: W  04
 NOV   68: 08    13: 27       0.08: 21,24   1.0: 24    38: NW 30   
 DEC   61: 30     5: 09       0.69: 18       T : 27+   37: S  18 
================================================================== 
ANNUAL 95: 7/4   -9: 3/4      2.50: 5/11    6.3: 1/30  56: SW 3/9


...............DEGREE DAY UNITS /BASE 65 DEGREES/...............

THE HEATING DEGREE DAY UNIT TOTAL WAS 5928.  NORMAL IS 6415.
THE COOLING DEGREE DAY UNIT TOTAL WAS 1184.  NORMAL IS 969.

 ...MONTHLY HEATING AND COOLING DEGREE DAY UNITS AND NORMALS...

                HEATING                 COOLING
          --------------------    --------------------
 MONTH     LAST YEAR   NORMAL      LAST YEAR   NORMAL
-------   ----------- --------    ----------- --------
  JAN         1020      1374            0         0
  FEB          915      1083            0         0
  MAR          898       831            0         1
  APR          460       450           47        12
  MAY          265       172           41        62
  JUN           12        19          255       205
  JUL            0         3          398       322
  AUG            1         8          271       254
  SEP           44       108          161       101
  OCT          478       394           11        12
  NOV          801       782            0         0
  DEC         1034      1191            0         0
======================================================
ANNUAL        5928      6415         1184       969


OFFICIAL DATA FOR THE QUAD CITIES IS RECORDED AT THE QUAD CITY AIRPORT
IN MOLINE...ILLINOIS.  RECORD INFORMATION DATES BACK TO 1872.

$$

PHILIP




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