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CXUS53 KFGF 051848
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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 GRAND FORKS 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 1941 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             103   09/02/1983                                    
 LOW              -31   11/29/1985                                    
HIGHEST            87   09/27       103     -16       92  09/06       
LOWEST            -17   11/27       -31      14      -13  11/23       
AVG. MAXIMUM     52.9              53.0    -0.1     53.4              
AVG. MINIMUM     31.3              31.1     0.2     32.3              
MEAN             42.1              42.0     0.1     42.8              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.7    -0.7        1              
DAYS MAX <= 32     19              12.9     6.1       11              
DAYS MIN <= 32     27              45.9   -18.9       44              
DAYS MIN <= 0       5               2.8     2.2        6              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.96   2008                                          
 MINIMUM         0.93   1976                                          
TOTALS           1.97              4.97   -3.00     4.60              
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.05   -0.03     0.05              
DAYS >= .01        17              23.7    -6.7       25              
DAYS >= .10         4              11.0    -7.0        9              
DAYS >= .50         0               2.6    -2.6        3              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.1    -1.1        1              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.47   MM                       09/27 TO 09/28       
                                                          11/22 TO 11/22
                                                          11/22 TO 11/22
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    09/28(00) TO 09/28(00)  
                                                 11/22(00) TO 11/22(00)2
                                                 11/22(00) TO 11/22(00)2

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           35.8   1985                                          
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                                 
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM                                            
TOTALS            4.0               9.2    -5.2      1.6              
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.40                MM      MM     0.16              
SINCE 7/1         4.0               9.2    -5.2      1.6              
 LIQUID 7/1      0.40                MM      MM     0.16              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0              
DAYS >= TRACE      17               6.9    10.1       17              
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.8    -1.8        0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   11/30                          1  11/30       
                        11/28                             11/28       
                        11/29                             11/29       
 24 HR TOTAL      1.3   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    2090              2117     -27     2029              
 SINCE 7/1         MM              2199      MM       MM              
COOLING TOTAL      34                27       7       39              
 SINCE 1/1        392               379      13      487              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM                                                      
 LATEST       MM                                                      
EARLIEST                        MM                                    
LATEST                          MM                                    
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.1
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/266
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/340    DATE  11/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/330    DATE  11/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             24
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         16

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW               17     SLEET                      0
FOG                      27     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                     11                                           
                                                                    
-  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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