Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
January-15
Season Fwd 17 0.00 4.5 0 0 3451 0
Obs Time 10P...Normals Fargo WSO 1981-2010 Hail/Snow HDD July-JunÉ....CDD Jan-Dec
Date Max Min Obs Avrg N Hi N Lw Norm Deprt Pre Fell Depth 7am SWE HDD CDD Sky Description Of Weather
1 27 3 3 15 19 2 10 5 Trace Trace 0.0   50 0 Pc Few flurries am..Dropping temps afternoon.
2 35 3 26 19 18 1 10 9 0.00 0.0 0.0   46 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy all snow going north of us for now.
3 26 -13 -13 7 18 1 10 -3 0.04 0.5 T   58 0 Cdy Snow AM with rapid falling temps. Windy.  WC -37
4 -7 -14 -12 -10 18 1 10 -20 Trace Trace 0.5   75 0 Pc Cold this morning.  Convective sn shws afternoon
5 -1 -13 -4 -7 18 1 9 -16 0.00 0.0 0.5   72 0 Cdy Cont bitterly cold.  WC -30..Day two of - max tmp
6 4 -6 -6 -1 18 1 9 -10 Trace Trace 0.5   66 0 Pc Pc and cold..WC -15 to -20, Convective sn 4-5pm
7 4 -12 -3 -4 18 1 9 -13 0.00 0.0 0.5   69 0 Su Clear cold Am..WC -28..Pressure 30.99 @9am
8 10 -3 -2 4 18 0 9 -5 0.08 0.9 1.5   61 0 Cdy Snow with reduced visibility this afternoon. Windy
9 6 -6 -1 0 18 0 9 -9 0.00 0.0 1.5   65 0 Su Sunny and cold. WC -10 to -15 .Snow Depth 1.5
10 8 -10 -5 -1 18 0 9 -10 0.00 0.0 1.5   66 0 Su Sunny cont. cold.  Light winds.
11 11 -5 -1 3 18 0 9 -6 0.02 0.3 2.0   62 0 Cdy Light snow 6:30-10:00 Clearing afternoon.
12 -1 -15 -9 -8 18 0 9 -17 0.00 0.0 2.0   73 0 Su Cold all day with light winds. Daytime high -2
13 12 -14 7 -1 18 0 9 -10 Trace Trace 2.0   66 0 Cdy Clear Am becoming clay aftn with light flurries .
14 24 5 22 15 18 0 9 6 0.08 0.7 2.5   50 0 Cdy Snow mixed with some sleet  5:30-8pm..
15 34 19 21 27 18 0 9 18 0.00 0.0 2.0   38 0 Pc Clear am, PC to Cdy aftn..Jan thaw. 
16 26 16 26 21 18 0 9 12 0.00 0.0 2.0   44 0 Cdy Cloudy with fog at obs time. Ceiling 400 feet
17 38 25 31 32 18 -1 9 23 0.14 0.4 2.0   33 0 Cdy Freezing rain just after midnight.
18 32 19 19 26 18 -1 9 17 0.00 0.0 2.0   39 0 Pc Clear this morning. PC afternoon Mild Jan day
19 35 19 31 27 18 -1 9 18 0.00 0.0 2.0   38 0 Cdy Lgt snow south metro..None here on N side.
20 31 27 27 29 18 -1 9 20 Trace Trace 2.0   36 0 Cdy Fog this morning. Snow around noon-8pm
21 27 10 10 19 18 -1 9 10 Trace Trace 1.5   46 0 Cdy Light snow 11am..falling temperatures.
22 34 5 34 20 18 -1 9 11 0.00 0.0 1.5   45 0 Pc Cold Am..Rising temps aft and evening.
23 44 30 32 37 19 0 9 28 0.02 0.0 1.5   28 0 Su Freezing Rain AM..Clearing mild aftn..T of snow GR
24 34 26 26 30 19 0 9 21 0.02 0.2 T   35 0 Cdy Steady temps..Light snow this evening.
25 27 16 25 22 19 0 9 13 Trace Trace T   43 0 Pc Snow ending just after midnight. Clear am/Cdy pm
26 42 25 25 34 19 0 9 25 Trace Trace T   31 0 Pc Light snow at midnight. Pc-Cdy afternoon. 
27 32 23 32 28 19 0 10 18 0.00 0.0 T   37 0 Cdy Dense fog AM..Cloudy all day with steady temps pm
28 34 29 29 32 19 0 10 22 Trace 0.0 T   33 0 Cdy Cloudy with steady temps..Mist/Drizzle.
29 29 5 5 17 20 0 10 7 0.00 Trace T   48 0 Cdy Lgt snow 4am..and again noon..Clearing late aftn. 
30 31 5 24 18 20 0 10 8 0.00 0.0 T   47 0 Pc Little warmer with some sunshine. 
31 24 -3 -3 11 20 1 10 1 0.00 0.0 0.0   54 0 Pc Colder WC around -10 to -25 aftern/evening
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 712 196                         Su Jan was a mild month wih temperatues above 
                              5 normal and little snowfall. Greatest snowfal was on
Avrg 23.0 6.3   14.7     9.3 5.4         50 0 Pc the 8th with 0.9. Deepest snow depth was 2 " with 
High 44 30           Total 0.40 3.0     1554 0 10 0.0 on the 31st. We still have not received a daily 
Low -7 -15           Norm 0.70 11.2         Cdy snowfall of greater that 1 inch yet this winter which
                Deprt -0.30 -8.2         16 is the record and stil on going. 
                % Nrm 57.2% 26.8%            
Yearly Summery  (Snowfall July to June)
                Total 0.40 7.5     5005 0    
                Norm 0.70 31.0            
                Deprt -0.30 -23.5            
                %Nrm 57.2% 24.2%