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...THE FARGO HECTOR INTL AP ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   03/23/1910                                    
 LOW              -34   03/10/1948                                    
HIGHEST            58   03/13        35      23       42  03/29       
LOWEST            -19   03/02        19     -38      -15  03/17       
AVG. MAXIMUM     32.2              36.3    -4.1     27.4              
AVG. MINIMUM     12.4              19.4    -7.0      7.2              
MEAN             22.3              27.8    -5.5     17.3              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32     12              10.0     2.0       24              
DAYS MIN <= 32     29              26.7     2.3       31              
DAYS MIN <= 0       4               2.9     1.1        7              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.62   2009                                          
 MINIMUM         0.03   1958                                          
TOTALS           0.72              1.30   -0.58     1.44              
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.04   -0.02     0.05              
DAYS >= .01         6               8.3    -2.3       11              
DAYS >= .10         2               3.4    -1.4        5              
DAYS >= .50         0               0.7    -0.7        0              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.43   03/31 TO 03/31           03/15 TO 03/15       
                                                          03/15 TO 03/15
                                                          03/15 TO 03/15
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           28.1   2009                                          
TOTALS            5.3               9.1    -3.8     14.6              
SINCE 7/1        32.9              47.1   -14.2     51.7              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      4                 6      -2       15              
DAYS >= 1.0         2               2.4    -0.4        5              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        13   03/06                         20  03/20       
                        03/05                             03/19       
                        03/04                             03/18       
 24 HR TOTAL      2.3   MM                                            
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    03/15(00) TO 03/15(00)  
                                                 03/15(00) TO 03/15(00)5
                                                 03/15(00) TO 03/15(00)5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1316              1152     164     1470              
 SINCE 7/1       8593              7830     763     8061              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0              
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/340    DATE  03/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/340    DATE  03/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                2     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      8                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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THE USUAL NARRATIVE WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME.

THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS PROVISIONAL...IS BASED ON EDITED DATA AND 
WILL LIKELY BE CHANGED SLIGHTLY AFTER FURTHER REVIEW BY THE NATIONAL 
CLIMATE DATA CENTER. OFFICIAL RECORDS AND SUMMARIES WILL BE 
AVAILABLE LATER THIS SPRING OR EARLY SUMMER.

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EWENS

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