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CXUS53 KDVN 012105
CLMMLI

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
300 PM CST SAT JAN 1 2005

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...THE MOLINE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR 2004...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2004

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             111   07/14/1936
 LOW              -28   02/03/1996
HIGHEST            94   07/13        87       7       97
LOWEST            -12   01/31        11     -23       -8
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.2              60.4     0.8     61.0
AVG. MINIMUM     41.6              39.9     1.7     39.7
MEAN             51.3              50.2     1.1     50.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      5              22.4   -17.4       16
DAYS MAX <= 32     45              49.7    -4.7       46
DAYS MIN <= 32    122             134.9    12.9      130
DAYS MIN <= 0       8              17.0    -9.0        6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        56.36   1973
 MINIMUM        17.33   1901
TOTALS          36.56             38.04   -1.48    31.74
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00     0.09
DAYS >= .01       110             117.7    -7.7      100
DAYS >= .10        74                MM      MM       58
DAYS >= .50        26                MM      MM       20
DAYS >= 1.00        8               9.8    -1.8        9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.57   05/30 TO 05/31              2.20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 MAXIMUM         71.3   1997
 MINIMUM          7.1   1922
TOTALS           31.0              35.0    -4.0     23.8
DAYS >= TRACE      32                MM      MM       46
DAYS >= 1.0         8              10.9    -2.9        9
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        10                                  6
 24 HR TOTAL      6.0   01/04                        5.1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5732              6415    -683     6197
COOLING TOTAL     818               969    -151      930

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST      09/20/1991
 LATEST        05/21/2002
EARLIEST       10/05
LATEST         05/03
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                8.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/260    DATE  08/17
                                43/240          03/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/240    DATE  03/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          184
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            102
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         68

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             50     MIXED PRECIP              MM
HEAVY RAIN               MM     RAIN                      MM
LIGHT RAIN               MM     FREEZING RAIN             MM
LT FREEZING RAIN         MM     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW               MM     SNOW                      MM
LIGHT SNOW               MM     SLEET                      0
FOG                     207     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     21
HAZE                    122

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

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EIGHT RECORDS WERE ESTABLISHED THIS PAST YEAR.

 DATE   RECORD TYPE   NEW RECORD   PREVIOUS RECORD/YEAR
------ ------------- ------------ ----------------------

04/17       MAX           87            86  /  1977
05/30  DAILY PRECIP      2.47          2.03 /  1903
08/10    COLD MAX         66            69  /  1966
08/11    COLD MAX         65            69  /  1997
08/13       MIN           47            49  /  1967+
08/14       MIN           45            45  /  1964
10/08  DAILY PRECIP      0.76          0.76 /  1982
10/26  DAILY PRECIP      1.47          0.77 /  1933


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

MONTH     MAX        MIN        PCPN     SNOWFALL    PEAK WIND
----- ---------- ---------- ----------- ----------  -----------
 JAN   62:02     -12:31       0.50:04    6.0:04      37 NW:14
 FEB   60:29      -2:04       0.34:02    3.0:02      36 W :09
 MAR   71:27      15:12       1.31:04    5.0:15      54 SW:05
 APR   88:16      29:13       1.23:20                48 SW:28
 MAY   87:09,06   32:03       2.57:30                46 W :23
 JUN   92:08      50:25,03    0.94:14                41 N :12
 JUL   94:13      53:27       0.56:03                45 W :22
 AUG   93:03      45:14       1.52:27                48 NW:03
 SEP   89:14      39:29       1.04:15                45 S :15
 OCT   80:29      30:17,05    1.47:26                48 W :30
 NOV   69:06      20:29,09    0.80:01    1.7:30      33 E :01
                                                     33 NW:04
 DEC   60:30      -6:24       0.41:05    0.7:25      45 NW:12
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ANNUAL 94:07/13  -12:01/31    2.57:05/30  6.0:01/04  54 SW:04/28




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

         LAST               RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL     WARMEST        COLDEST
------- ------ -------- -------------- --------------
  JAN    21.0    21.1    37.6 IN 1880    6.3 IN 1979
  FEB    27.6    26.9    39.6 IN 1882   10.4 IN 1875
  MAR    43.2    38.7    49.8 IN 1910   19.9 IN 1960
  APR    53.1    50.5    58.5 IN 1915   41.4 IN 1874
  MAY    64.0    61.7    68.9 IN 1977   54.8 IN 1907
  JUN    69.9    71.2    78.1 IN 1934   65.8 IN 1916
  JUL    73.0    75.3    85.0 IN 1936   69.2 IN 1891
  AUG    68.6    73.2    81.0 IN 1947   67.2 IN 1915
  SEP    67.2    65.0    72.2 IN 1897   58.9 IN 1918
  OCT    54.0    53.0    64.4 IN 1963   42.6 IN 1925
  NOV    43.8    39.1    49.8 IN 2001   30.1 IN 1976
  DEC    29.7    26.4    42.0 IN 1877   13.1 IN 2000
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ANNUAL   51.3    50.2    54.3 IN 1921   45.7 IN 1875


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

         LAST                RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL      WETTEST         DRIEST
------- ------ -------- --------------- --------------
  JAN    1.09    1.58     4.63 IN 1916   0.07 IN 1919
  FEB    0.93    1.51     4.87 IN 1887   0.07 IN 1877
  MAR    4.20    2.92     7.43 IN 1973   0.17 IN 1885
  APR    1.91    3.82    11.30 IN 1973   0.32 IN 1895
  MAY    9.14    4.25    11.43 IN 1974   0.31 IN 1992
  JUN    2.12    4.63    13.21 IN 1993   0.49 IN 1886
  JUL    1.70    4.03    11.76 IN 1992   0.14 IN 1936
  AUG    5.83    4.41    15.23 IN 1987   0.35 IN 1971
  SEP    1.05    3.16    14.18 IN 1970   0.02 IN 1979
  OCT    4.95    2.80     9.41 IN 1941   0.01 IN 1964
  NOV    2.75    2.73     6.77 IN 1992   0.18 IN 1904
  DEC    0.89    2.20     4.99 IN 1982   0.21 IN 1900
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ANNUAL  36.56   38.04    56.36 IN 1973  17.33 IN 1901


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

         LAST               RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL     SNOWIEST     LEAST SNOWY
------- ------ -------- -------------- -------------
  JAN    15.2    10.2    26.7 IN 1979    T IN 1989+
  FEB     6.4     7.0    20.7 IN 1994    T IN 1987+
  MAR     6.0     4.9    24.8 IN 1923    T IN 1994+
  APR     0.0     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     2.7     3.0    15.6 IN 1974
  DEC     0.7     8.4    32.0 IN 2000   0.0 IN 1889
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ANNUAL   31.0    35.0    71.3 IN 1997   7.1 IN 1922


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

                HEATING                 COOLING
          --------------------    --------------------
 MONTH     LAST YEAR   NORMAL      LAST YEAR   NORMAL
-------   ----------- --------    ----------- --------
  JAN         1357      1374            0         0
  FEB         1078      1083            0         0
  MAR          667       831            0         1
  APR          374       450           25        12
  MAY          120       172           97        62
  JUN           17        19          173       205
  JUL            2         3          257       322
  AUG           29         8          149       254
  SEP           38       108          111       101
  OCT          340       394            6        12
  NOV          625       782            0         0
  DEC         1085      1191            0         0
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ANNUAL        5732      6415          818       969


OFFICIAL DATA FOR THE QUAD CITIES IS RECORDED AT THE QUAD CITY
AIRPORT IN MOLINE...ILLINOIS.

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