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CXUS53 KFGF 051849
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS            
1245 PM CST FRI DEC 5 2014

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...THE FARGO HECTOR INTL AP ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM 
9/1/2014 TO 11/30/2014...

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             102   09/08/1959                                    
 LOW              -27   11/30/1905                                    
HIGHEST            87   09/27       102     -15       92  09/06       
LOWEST            -13   11/27       -27      14       -6  11/23       
AVG. MAXIMUM     54.2              54.7    -0.5     55.7              
AVG. MINIMUM     33.8              34.3    -0.5     35.9              
MEAN             44.0              44.5    -0.5     45.8              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.9    -0.9        1              
DAYS MAX <= 32     18              10.9     7.1        8              
DAYS MIN <= 32     26              38.8   -12.8       40              
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               1.8     1.2        1              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.67   2008                                          
 MINIMUM         0.97   1976                                          
TOTALS           3.49              5.72   -2.23     8.97              
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.06   -0.02     0.10              
DAYS >= .01        19              24.1    -5.1       27              
DAYS >= .10         4              12.2    -8.2       14              
DAYS >= .50         1               3.6    -2.6        6              
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        4              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.99   MM                       10/14 TO 10/15       
                                                          11/22 TO 11/22
                                                          11/22 TO 11/22
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    10/15(00) TO 10/15(00)  
                                                 11/22(00) TO 11/22(00)2
                                                 11/22(00) TO 11/22(00)2

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           35.3   1896                                          
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                                 
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM                                            
TOTALS            3.6               8.6    -5.0      0.3              
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.36              0.90   -0.54     0.03              
SINCE 7/1         3.6               8.6    -5.0      0.3              
 LIQUID 7/1      0.36              0.90   -0.54     0.03              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0              
DAYS >= TRACE      19               6.2    12.8       14              
DAYS >= 1.0         0               2.5    -2.5        0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   11/30                          0  MM          
                        11/28                                         
                        11/29                                         
 24 HR TOTAL      0.8   MM                       11/22 TO 11/22       
                                                          11/22 TO 11/22
                                                          11/22 TO 11/22
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    11/22(00) TO 11/22(00)  
                                                 11/22(00) TO 11/22(00)2
                                                 11/22(00) TO 11/22(00)2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1925              1912      13     1807              
 SINCE 7/1         MM              1962      MM     1841              
COOLING TOTAL      43                46      -3       81              
 SINCE 1/1        539               551     -12      699              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM                                                      
 LATEST       MM                                                      
EARLIEST                        MM                                    
LATEST                          MM                                    
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.1
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/243
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/320    DATE  11/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/320    DATE  11/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           30
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW               17     SLEET                      0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                     12                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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THIS DATA IS PROVISIONAL AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE. THE FINAL AND 
OFFICIAL RECORDS WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE NATIONAL CLIMATE DATA 
CENTER.

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