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CXUS53 KDVN 011722
CLMMLI

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1122 AM CST MON JAN 1 2007

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...THE MOLINE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR 2006...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2006

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           100   07/17        87      13      103
LOWEST             -8   02/18        11     -19      -11
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.0              60.4     2.6     63.0
AVG. MINIMUM     43.4              39.9     3.5     42.3
MEAN             53.2              50.2     3.0     52.7
DAYS MAX >= 90     25              22.4     2.6       43
DAYS MAX <= 32     14              49.7   -35.7       40
DAYS MIN <= 32    115             134.9   -19.9      123
DAYS MIN <= 0       2              17.0   -15.0        7

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        56.36   1973
 MINIMUM        17.33   1901
TOTALS          37.34             38.04   -0.70    17.86
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00     0.05
DAYS >= .01       115             117.7    -2.7       94
DAYS >= .10        65                MM      MM       45
DAYS >= .50        30                MM      MM       13
DAYS >= 1.00        7               9.8    -2.8        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.86   04/29 TO 04/30              1.00

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 MAXIMUM         71.3   1997
 MINIMUM          7.1   1922
TOTALS           16.9              35.0   -18.1     27.7
DAYS >= TRACE      22                MM      MM       51
DAYS >= 1.0         4              10.9    -6.9        9
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         8                                  6
 24 HR TOTAL      8.3   12/01 TO 12/01               4.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5373              6415   -1042     5760
COOLING TOTAL    1157               969     188     1342

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST               09/20/1991
 LATEST                 05/21/2002
EARLIEST                10/12/2006
LATEST                  04/26/2006
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    53/160    DATE  03/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION   107/220    DATE  03/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          207
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             94
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         64

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             51     MIXED PRECIP              MM
HEAVY RAIN               MM     RAIN                      MM
LIGHT RAIN               MM     FREEZING RAIN             MM
LT FREEZING RAIN         MM     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW               MM     SNOW                      MM
LIGHT SNOW               MM     SLEET                      1
FOG                     170     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     18
HAZE                     97

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

&&


TWENTY SEVEN RECORDS WERE ESTABLISHED THIS PAST YEAR.

 DATE   RECORD TYPE   NEW RECORD   PREVIOUS RECORD/YEAR
------ ------------- ------------ ----------------------
01/03    WARM MIN         38            38 / 1998+
01/19       MAX           58            57 / 1951
01/28    WARM MIN         41            35 / 1930
01/28   DAILY PCPN       1.27         0.96 / 1909
01/29    WARM MIN         37            36 / 1989+
02/18    COLD MAX          7             7 / 1958
03/13    PEAK WIND       107            81 / 08/21/1987
04/13       MAX           86            83 / 1941
04/26       MIN           29            30 / 1980
05/12    COLD MAX         46            47 / 1966
05/27       MAX           93            93 / 1978
05/28       MAX           95            93 / 1991
05/29    WARM MIN         74*           73 / 1942
06/10    COLD MAX         59            63 / 1923
08/01    WARM MIN         79            78 / 1945+
08/02    WARM MIN         79            78 / 1988+
10/01       MAX           89            89 / 1897
10/03       MAX           95**          93 / 1997
11/27    WARM MIN         55            54 / 1909
11/28       MAX           67            63 / 1998
11/28    WARM MIN         56            46 / 1913
11/29   DAILY PCPN       0.94         0.93 / 1991
12/21   DAILY PCPN       0.69         0.64 / 1949
12/29    WARM MIN         41            40 / 1896
12/30    WARM MIN         45            43 / 1896+


* THE RECORD WARM MINIMUM ON MAY 29TH ALSO TIED THE MONTHLY RECORD
WARM MINIMUM TEMPERATURE PREVIOUSLY SET ON MAY 26...1914.

** THE RECORD MAXIMUM ON OCTOBER 3RD ALSO SET THE MONTHLY RECORD
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR OCTOBER.  THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 93 SET ON
OCTOBER 3RD...1997.


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

MONTH     MAX        MIN        PCPN     SNOWFALL    PEAK WIND
----- ---------- ---------- ----------- ----------  -----------
 JAN   58:19      16:23,10    1.27:28    2.8:20      44  W:24
 FEB   61:14      -8:18       0.72:16    0.4:11      38  W:13
 MAR   75:11      18:04       1.78:12    2.6:21     107 SW:12
 APR   86:13      29:26       1.37:30                46 SW:11
 MAY   95:28      35:06       0.77:16                40 NW:11
 JUN   93:16      46:12       0.71:10                38  E:26
                                                         S:17
 JUL  100:17      55:07       1.76:21                45  S:17
 AUG   98:02      58:16       1.37:28                55  W:03
 SEP   86:08      38:20       0.82:11                30  W:18
 OCT   95:03      25:24       0.81:17      T:12,11   39  W:13
 NOV   73:08      16:03       0.94:29      T:10      37  N:10
 DEC   59:14       2:08       0.94:20    8.3:01      30  W:31
                                                         W:14
                                                         N:07
                                                         N:01
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ANN   100:07/17  -11:12/07    1.78:03/12  8.3:12/01 107 SW:03/12


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

         LAST               RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL     WARMEST        COLDEST
------- ------ -------- -------------- --------------
  JAN    35.3*   21.1    37.6 IN 1880    6.3 IN 1979
  FEB    27.6    26.9    39.6 IN 1882   10.4 IN 1875
  MAR    39.8    38.7    49.8 IN 1910   19.9 IN 1960
  APR    55.7    50.5    58.5 IN 1915   41.4 IN 1874
  MAY    62.3    61.7    68.9 IN 1977   54.8 IN 1907
  JUN    70.9    71.2    78.1 IN 1934   65.8 IN 1916
  JUL    79.2    75.3    85.0 IN 1936   69.2 IN 1891
  AUG    74.5    73.2    81.0 IN 1947   67.2 IN 1915
  SEP    63.5    65.0    72.2 IN 1897   58.9 IN 1918
  OCT    50.2    53.0    64.4 IN 1963   42.6 IN 1925
  NOV    43.6    39.1    49.8 IN 2001   30.1 IN 1976
  DEC    33.9    26.4    42.0 IN 1877   13.1 IN 2000
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ANNUAL   53.2    50.2    54.3 IN 1921   45.7 IN 1875

* SECOND WARMEST JANUARY ON RECORD


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

         LAST                RECORD         RECORD
 MONTH   YEAR   NORMAL      WETTEST         DRIEST
------- ------ -------- --------------- --------------
  JAN    2.81    1.58     4.63 IN 1916   0.07 IN 1919
  FEB    0.98    1.51     4.87 IN 1887   0.07 IN 1877
  MAR    4.21    2.92     7.43 IN 1973   0.17 IN 1885
  APR    5.08    3.82    11.30 IN 1973   0.32 IN 1895
  MAY    1.71    4.25    11.43 IN 1974   0.31 IN 1992
  JUN    2.14    4.63    13.21 IN 1993   0.49 IN 1886
  JUL    4.68    4.03    11.76 IN 1992   0.14 IN 1936
  AUG    6.87    4.41    15.23 IN 1987   0.35 IN 1971
  SEP    1.25    3.16    14.18 IN 1970   0.02 IN 1979
  OCT    2.32    2.80     9.41 IN 1941   0.01 IN 1964
  NOV    2.26    2.73     6.77 IN 1992   0.18 IN 1904
  DEC    3.03    2.20     4.99 IN 1982   0.21 IN 1900
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ANNUAL  37.34   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     3.1    10.2    26.7 IN 1979    T IN 1989+
  FEB     0.7     7.0    20.7 IN 1994    T IN 1987+
  MAR     4.8     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       T     0.2     6.6 IN 1967
  NOV       T     3.0    15.6 IN 1974
  DEC     8.3     8.4    32.0 IN 2000   0.0 IN 1889
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ANNUAL   16.9    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          913      1374            0         0
  FEB         1039      1083            0         0
  MAR          773       831            0         1
  APR          283       450           10        12
  MAY          171       172           96        62
  JUN           22        19          210       205
  JUL            0         3          447       322
  AUG            0         8          302       254
  SEP           95       108           59       101
  OCT          483       394           33        12
  NOV          636       782            0         0
  DEC          958      1191            0         0
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ANNUAL        5373      6415         1157       969


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

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