...September 2010 Climate Summary...

Much of September 2010 had above normal temperatures and significantly above normal precipitation.  Several events of heavy rainfal occurred during the first 3 weeks of the month (see below).  The last week of the month had below normal to well below normal temperatures as the upper air pattern shifted.

Here is some more information on the more significant events from September 2010...

Flooding event from September 1st

Flooding and Severe Weather from September 2nd

Severe storms and flooding from September 15th

 

 
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Avg. Max
80.1
82.1
80.6
77.7
Avg. Min
60.1
61.4
58.6
57.8
Avg. Mean
70.1
71.8
69.6
67.8
Depart from Normal
+0.8
+1.7
+1.6
-0.2
Rank
51st warmest / 123
33rd warmest / 76
20th warmest / 63
25th coolest / 61
Days with lows of 32 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
0
Days with lows of 0 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
0
Days with highs of 32 degrees or lower
0
0
0
0
Days with highs of 90 degrees or warmer
1
6
0
0
 
 
 
 
 
Precipitation (Inches)
11.65
6.83
7.45
6.03
Depart from Normal
+6.82
+1.61
+3.45
+2.55
Rank
2nd wettest / 123
23rd wettest / 95
6th wettest / 63
11th wettest / 65
days of 0.01 or greater
8
12
12
10
days of 0.10 or greater
7
10
9
8
days of 0.50 or greater
7
5
4
3
days of 1.00 or greater
4
3
2
3


September 2010 Precipitation Departure from Normal


September 2010 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

List of September 2010 Records
Date
Station
Record
 
September 1st
Springfield
4.62 inches of rain
Vichy-Rolla
1.82 inches of rain
September 9th
Springfield
1.79 inches of rain
West Plains
3.4 inches of rain
Vichy-Rolla
1.20 inches of rain

 

Normal Conditions for the Upcoming 3 Months
 Springfield
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
October
70.6
46.1
3.47
0.0
November
56.4
35.3
4.46
1.6
December
45.5
25.9
3.17
4.0
Joplin 
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
October
70.9
48.1
3.94
0.0
November
56.6
36.9
4.06
0.6
December
46.0
27.4
2.96
2.8
 
West Plains
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
October
70.8
43.2
3.40
0.1
November
57.0
33.3
4.91
0.7
December
46.2
24.3
3.97
2.0
Vichy
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
October
67.9
46.7
3.26
0.0
November
53.9
35.8
4.10
1.7
December
42.9
25.1
2.88
2.7

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