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GRAND FORKS EVENING CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS            
508 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014


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...THE GRAND FORKS INTL AP ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 20 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1941 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         84    258 PM 100    1976  80      4       97       
  MINIMUM         62    520 AM  32    2004  54      8       66       
  AVERAGE         73                        67      6       82      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00          0.78 1980   0.09  -0.09     0.06    
  MONTH TO DATE    1.27                      1.85  -0.58     0.23    
  SINCE JUN 1     11.57                      8.48   3.09     5.41    
  SINCE JAN 1     18.75                     14.20   4.55    13.58    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                        24    -24       52       
  SINCE JUN 1     75                       155    -80      158       
  SINCE JUL 1     29                        52    -23       81       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            8                         4      4       17       
  MONTH TO DATE  106                        91     15       53       
  SINCE JUN 1    284                       307    -23      332       
  SINCE JAN 1    337                       324     13      341       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.5                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.                            
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    93           200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     58           100 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    76                                                       

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THE GRAND FORKS INTL AP ND CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80        99      1947                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   53        38      2004                    
                                             1986                    
                                             1967                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
AUGUST 20 2014........SUNRISE   631 AM CDT   SUNSET   833 PM CDT   
AUGUST 21 2014........SUNRISE   632 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 PM CDT   

                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          




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