Data for Moorhead, MN 56560 Clay County
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
August-02
                                 
Season Fwd                 16.45 0     9 474    
Obs Time 10P...Normals Fargo WSO 1971-2000 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 71 56 58 64 83 60 71 -7 0.28 0.0 0   1 0 Pc Th Shs AM..Pc aftn.
2 76 50 62 63 83 60 71 -8 0.00 0.0 0   2 0 Su Cool this AM..Sunny this aftn..
3 75 62 64 69 83 59 71 -2 0.02 0.0 0   0 4 Pc Pc to cldy..Light rain around 1pm
4 78 56 59 67 83 59 71 -4 0.00 0.0 0   0 2 Pc Pc a nice day.
5 82 54 60 68 83 59 71 -3 0.00 0.0 0   0 3 Su Sunny and warmer..Another grade A day
6 73 57 68 65 83 59 71 -6 0.00 0.0 0   0 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Much cooler.
7 84 65 75 75 83 59 71 4 0.01 0.0 0   0 10 Pc TS Am..Lgt rain..Pc aftn..More humid.
8 89 70 75 80 83 59 71 9 0.00 0.0 0   0 15 Pc Pc and humid..Severe TS around GF and east
9 84 62 62 73 83 59 71 2 0.26 0.0 0   0 8 Pc Pc..Light rain PM..
10 78 58 65 68 83 59 71 -3 0.00 0.0 0   0 3 Pc Pc..Light rain Am
11 90 56 65 73 83 59 71 2 0.39 0.0 0   0 8 Su Sunny and humid..TS Pm Wnd gust 48
12 72 58 58 65 82 58 70 -5 0.00 0.0 0   0 0 Pc Pc and cooler..Nice day.
13 80 53 66 67 82 58 70 -3 0.00 0.0 0   0 2 Pc Pc and warmer..Another nice day.
14 73 59 64 66 82 58 70 -4 Trace 0.0 0   0 1 Cdy Mostly Cloudy..Trace of rain 6pm
15 75 58 58 67 82 58 70 -3 0.03 0.0 0   0 2 Pc Pc to cldy..Light rain am..
16 72 53 60 63 81 58 70 -7 0.45 0.0 0   2 0 Pc Pc becoming cldy PM..Th SH Wnd gust 37
17 69 51 51 60 81 57 69 -9 0.00 0.0 0   5 0 Pc Pc and cooler..Very windy..Gust 38.
18 69 45 50 57 81 57 69 -12 Trace 0.0 0   8 0 Pc Clear Am becoming cldy aftn.Sprinkle.
19 80 47 64 64 81 57 69 -5 0.00 0.0 0   1 0 Su Sunny and very nice day.
20 73 55 64 64 81 57 69 -5 0.00 0.0 0   1 0 Pc Pc becoming cldy Pm..
21 78 62 67 70 80 56 68 2 0.00 0.0 0   0 5 Pc Pc Littler warmer and little more humid.
22 80 58 64 69 80 56 68 1 0.13 0.0 0   0 4 Pc Pc becoming Cldy PM with light rain. Fog PM
23 82 60 64 71 80 56 68 3 0.00 0.0 0   0 6 Su Sunny with dense fog AM
24 84 61 62 73 79 55 67 6 0.00 0.0 0   0 8 Su Sunny and cont. mild.
25 89 60 70 75 79 55 67 8 0.00 0.0 0   0 10 Su Sunny and warm..Light winds..Humid
26 91 65 68 78 79 54 67 11 0.00 0.0 0   0 13 Su Sunny hot..Th Strms east of Mhd tn..WG 40
27 85 64 71 75 78 54 66 9 0.00 0.0 0   0 10 Pc Pc little cooler but still humid.
28 87 65 65 76 78 54 66 10 0.34 0.0 0   0 11 Pc Pc TS to south of Mhd..Hvy rain WF..Not here.
29 80 61 72 71 77 53 65 6 0.03 0.0 0   0 6 Cdy Mostly Cldy..Light rain 8pm
30 76 68 71 72 77 53 65 7 0.18 0.0 0   0 7 Cdy Mostly Cldy..Light rain late aftn.
31 86 68 72 77 77 52 65 12 0.17 Trace 0   0 12 Pc Pc..Windy..Light rain AM/PM with pea sz hail
 
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 2461 1817                         Su Aug started out cooler than normal but
                              8 warmed up at the end of the month. Rain
Avrg 79.4 58.6   69.0     69.0 0.0         1 5 Pc varied in the metro area this month.
High 91 70           Total 2.29 Tr     20 150 19 Airport 3.73 ..NDSU 2.85..Here in Mhd 2.29
Low 69 45           Norm 2.52           Cdy Lot heavier rains fell in northern ND and Mn.
                Deprt -0.23           4  
                % Nrm 90.9%              
Yearly Summery
                Total 18.74 Tr     29 624    
                Norm 15.41              
                Deprt 3.33              
                %Nrm 121.6%              
                                 

Last Updated on 09/1/02
By Keith
Email: keith@keithwx.com