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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 GRAND FORKS UNIV. (NWS) ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1890 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART                      
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM                        
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             109   07/12/1936                                    
 LOW              -43   01/11/1912                                    
HIGHEST            94   07/20        52      42                       
LOWEST            -26   01/06        31     -57                       
                        01/02                                         
AVG. MAXIMUM     47.9              51.2    -3.3                       
AVG. MINIMUM     28.9              30.8    -1.9                       
MEAN             38.4              41.0    -2.6                       
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               8.5    -5.5                       
DAYS MAX <= 32    117              99.0    18.0                       
DAYS MIN <= 32    174             178.2    -4.2                       
DAYS MIN <= 0      64              45.0    19.0                       

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        27.22   2010                                          
 MINIMUM         9.34   1910                                          
TOTALS          22.57             21.62    0.95                       
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.06    0.01                       
DAYS >= .01        95              92.5     2.5                       
DAYS >= .10        39              46.2    -7.2                       
DAYS >= .50        13              12.2     0.8                       
DAYS >= 1.00        5               4.0     1.0                       
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.71   MM                                            
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                                 
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                                            

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL          120.5   1996                                          
 24 HR TOTAL     15.7   MM                                            
TOTALS           41.5              42.8    -1.3                       
 LIQUID EQUIV    4.15              4.30   -0.15                       
SINCE 7/1         5.6              18.0   -12.4                       
 LIQUID 7/1      0.56                                                 
DAYS >= TRACE      90              30.9    59.1                       
DAYS >= 1.0        15              13.1     1.9                       
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        15   02/17                                         
                        01/26                                         
 24 HR TOTAL     11.5   MM                                            
 STORM TOTAL        T                                                 
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                                            

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    9944              9222     722                       
 SINCE 7/1         MM              3731      MM                       
COOLING TOTAL     394               462     -68                       
 SINCE 1/1        394               463     -69                       

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM                                                      
 LATEST       MM                                                      
EARLIEST                        MM                                    
LATEST                          MM                                    
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              MM                                    
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    MM        DATE   MM                   
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/130    DATE  07/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM                                      
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            0
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              0
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM                                           

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      12
LIGHT RAIN               46     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               36     SLEET                      1
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      7                                           
                                                                    
-  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 OFFICIAL RECORDS WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE NATIONAL CLIMATE DATA
CENTER.

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