August 2001

Data for Moorhead, MN 56560 Clay County
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
August-01
                                 
Season Fwd                 12.97 0     10 410    
Obs Time 10P...Normals Fargo WSO 1961-90 Hail/Snow Wtr       HDD July-Jun…....CDD Jan-Dec
Date Max Min Obs Avrg N Hi N Lw Norm Deprt Pre Fell Grnd Eq HDD CDD Sky Description Of Weather
1 82 65 65 74 84 59 72 2 0.00 0.0     0 9 Pc Pc less humid and cooler..
2 86 60 71 73 84 59 72 1 0.00 0.0     0 8 Su Sunny and more humid. Light winds.
3 95 68 79 82 84 59 72 10 0.00 0.0     0 17 Su Sunny and hot.
4 95 73 83 84 84 59 72 12 0.00 0.0     0 19 Su Sunny and hot..More humid.
5 97 77 78 87 84 59 71 16 Trace 0.0     0 22 Su Nighttime low 77..Hot humid aftn. Sprinkle AM
6 94 67 74 81 84 59 71 10 0.00 0.0     0 16 Su Not as humid but still hot.
7 96 69 82 83 84 59 71 12 0.00 0.0     0 18 Su Hot and humid
8 91 67 67 79 84 58 71 8 0.99 0.0     0 14 Pc Wind gust 49 AM..Pm 45gust..GF had 101
9 73 57 57 65 83 58 70 -5 0.13 0.0     0 0 Pc Much cooler..Very nice day. Rain early AM
10 77 50 62 64 83 58 70 -6 0.00 0.0     1 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Little warmer..Light winds.
11 84 55 67 70 83 58 70 0 0.00 0.0     0 5 Pc Fair to Pc..Warmer
12 73 53 53 63 83 58 70 -7 0.00 0.0     2 0 Su Sunny and cooler.
13 79 46 62 63 83 58 70 -7 0.00 0.0     2 0 Su Sunny and warmer.
14 88 60 70 74 82 57 70 4 0.14 0.0     0 9 Su Fair and warmer. Rain around mid(CST)
15 78 60 60 69 82 57 70 -1 0.54 0.0     0 4 Pc Rain early AM
16 78 55 61 67 82 57 69 -2 0.00 0.0     0 2 Pc Pc..LCT
17 85 55 60 70 82 57 69 1 Trace 0.0     0 5 Pc Sprinkle late aftn/Pm.
18 71 55 57 63 81 56 69 -6 0.00 0.0     2 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Cooler
19 80 52 65 66 81 56 68 -2 0.00 0.0     0 1 Pc Pc..Warmer
20 83 59 69 71 81 56 68 3 0.00 0.0     0 6 Pc Pc cont mild.
21 85 64 71 75 80 55 68 7 0.00 0.0     0 10 Pc Pc more humid.
22 88 62 69 75 80 55 68 7 0.00 0.0     0 10 Su Sunny and cont. warm and humid.
23 89 62 71 76 80 55 67 9 0.02 0.0     0 11 Pc Pc..Cont warm and humid. Rain 10am
24 87 64 69 76 79 55 67 9 0.00 0.0     0 11 Su High clouds..Cont humid.
25 88 64 64 76 79 54 67 9 0.03 0.0     0 11 Su Rain 5:30am..Clearing mid morning.Nice day
26 85 62 63 74 78 54 66 8 0.30 0.0     0 9 Pc Pc to cldy..TS AM..Windy aftn.
27 84 53 60 69 78 53 66 3 0.00 0.0     0 4 Su Sunny and not as windy.
28 84 53 67 69 78 53 65 4 0.00 0.0     0 4 Su Sunny and cont mild.
29 82 61 63 72 77 53 65 7 0.06 0.0     0 7 Pc Rain 3:30..Heavier south of town.
30 73 53 53 63 77 52 64 -1 0.00 0.0     2 0 Pc Pc..Clearing late pm..
31 71 43 56 57 76 52 64 -7 0.00 0.0     8 0 Su Sunny with light winds.
 
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 2601 1844                         Su First part of August was hot and humid.
                              15 Had several severe storms in the area but
Avrg 83.9 59.5   71.7     68.8 2.9         1 7 Pc all missing the city of FM. Hillsboro had winds
High 97 77           Total 2.21 0.0     17 232 16 over 100 and Grand Forks had winds of 101
Low 71 43           Norm 2.43           Cdy on the 8th. Temperatures were 2.9 above
                Deprt -0.22           0 normal with precipitation .22 below here at
                % Nrm 90.9%             the house.
Yearly Summery
                Total 15.18 0.0     27 642    
                Norm 14.40              
                Deprt 0.78              
                %Nrm 105.4%              
                                 

Last Updated on 9/1/01
By Keith
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