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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS            
549 PM CST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE FARGO HECTOR INTL AP ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 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             114   07/06/1936                                    
 LOW              -48   01/08/1887                                    
HIGHEST            93   07/21        52      41       96  08/20       
                        07/05                                         
                        07/20                                         
LOWEST            -25   01/02        31     -56      -21  12/23       
                                                          02/01       
AVG. MAXIMUM     50.0              52.7    -2.7     50.4              
AVG. MINIMUM     29.9              32.0    -2.1     30.3              
MEAN             39.9              42.4    -2.5     40.3              
DAYS MAX >= 90      6              11.6    -5.6       16              
DAYS MAX <= 32    101              88.3    12.7      115              
DAYS MIN <= 32    161             172.0   -11.0      191              
DAYS MIN <= 0      56              41.7    14.3       57              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        34.76   2000                                          
 MINIMUM         8.53   1976                                          
TOTALS          19.72             22.58   -2.86    32.10              
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.06    0.00     0.09              
DAYS >= .01       107             105.8     1.2      123              
DAYS >= .10        41              48.6    -7.6       49              
DAYS >= .50        14              12.4     1.6       17              
DAYS >= 1.00        3               4.1    -1.1        8              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.99   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31       
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)  
                                                 12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)1
                                                 12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           97.4   1996                                          
 24 HR TOTAL     12.6   MM                                            
 SNOW DEPTH        21   01/23/2011                                    
                        01/22/2011                                    
                        01/21/2011                                    
TOTALS           23.0              50.1   -27.1     71.3              
 LIQUID EQUIV    2.30                MM      MM     7.13              
SINCE 7/1         4.5              19.8   -15.3     16.4              
 LIQUID 7/1      0.45              2.00   -1.55     1.64              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                MM      MM        3              
DAYS >= TRACE      82              38.4    43.6      102              
DAYS >= 1.0         5              14.2    -9.2       17              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        13   03/06                         20  03/20       
                        03/04                             03/18       
                        03/05                             03/19       
 24 HR TOTAL      2.3   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31       
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
                                                          12/31 TO 12/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)  
                                                 12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)1
                                                 12/31(00) TO 12/31(00)1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    8758              8800     -42     9567              
 SINCE 7/1         MM              3540      MM       MM              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM                                                      
 LATEST       MM                                                      
EARLIEST                        MM                                    
LATEST                          MM                                    
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.6
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/269
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    46/350    DATE  01/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/140    DATE  04/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          157
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            106
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         71

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               21     RAIN                      32
LIGHT RAIN               98     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                8     SNOW                      18
LIGHT SNOW               77     SLEET                      0
FOG                     138     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     21
HAZE                     86                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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A PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED WITH 2014 ANNUAL 
HIGHLIGHTS TO THE REGIONS CLIMATE AND WEATHER.

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

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