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CLAMLI


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL                           
251 PM CST WED JAN 7 2009

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...THE MOLINE IL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2008...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2009

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART                      
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM                        
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             111   07/14/1936                                    
 LOW              -28   02/03/1996                                    
HIGHEST            92   08/04        87       5                       
                        07/07                                         
LOWEST            -15   01/25        11     -26                       
                        01/24                                         
AVG. MAXIMUM     59.2              60.4    -1.2                       
AVG. MINIMUM     38.7              39.9    -1.2                       
MEAN             49.0              50.2    -1.2                       
DAYS MAX >= 90      7              23.6   -16.6                       
DAYS MAX <= 32     51              47.0     4.0                       
DAYS MIN <= 32    132             133.7    -1.7                       
DAYS MIN <= 0      17              15.2     1.8                       

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        56.36   1973                                          
 MINIMUM        17.33   1901                                          
TOTALS          48.59             38.04   10.55                       
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.10    0.03                       
DAYS >= .01       129             119.3     9.7                       
DAYS >= .10        81                                                 
DAYS >= .50        28                                                 
DAYS >= 1.00       11               9.1     1.9                       
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    6.32   09/12 TO 09/13                                

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           71.1   1997                                          
TOTALS           57.1              35.0    22.1                       
SINCE 7/1        25.2              11.6    13.6                       
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                                                 
DAYS >= TRACE      70              27.4    42.6                       
DAYS >= 1.0        19              10.6     8.4                       
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         9   02/08                                         
                        02/07                                         
                        01/01                                         
 24 HR TOTAL      5.3   02/05 TO 02/06                                

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6629              6415     214                       
 SINCE 7/1       2549              2486      63                       
COOLING TOTAL     803               969    -166                       
 SINCE 1/1        803               969    -166                       
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    60/310    DATE  07/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    81/310    DATE  07/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      

NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          217
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             85
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         64

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM             52     HAIL                       0
SLEET                     2     FOG                      198
FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE    28     HAZE                     174
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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