Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
August-06
Season Fwd 9.37 0 0 0 533
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 74 58 64 66 83 60 71 -5 Trace 0.0     0 1 Cdy Cloudy..Just a few drops of rain. 
2 85 61 68 73 83 60 71 2 Trace 0.0 0 8 Pc More few drops of rain this 7:10
3 86 60 67 73 83 59 71 2 0.00 0.0 0 8 Su Sunny..Nice day..Light winds.
4 81 63 73 73 83 59 71 2 0.05 0.0 0 8 Pc Pc becoming cloudy aftn..Light rain
5 87 66 68 77 83 59 71 6 0.10 0.0     0 12 Pc Tstm, Tornado's in area all south of us. 
6 83 55 65 69 83 59 71 -2 0.00 0.0     0 4 Su Sunny..Cooler and less humid.
7 84 54 70 69 83 59 71 -2 0.00 0.0 0 4 Su Sunny..LCT..Light winds
8 85 61 74 73 83 59 71 2 0.00 0.0 0 8 Pc Sunny AM..Pc late aftn..Little windy.
9 87 69 72 78 83 59 71 7 0.18 0.0 0 13 Cdy Rain 6am - 9am..Mostly cloudy..Humid.
10 84 66 68 75 83 59 71 4 Trace 0.0     0 10 Pc Thunder Storms late aftn/evening in area
11 83 62 74 73 83 59 71 2 0.00 0.0     0 8 Pc Missing out of town
12 84 67 67 76 82 58 70 6 0.10 0.0 0 11 Pc Showers Th Showers late aftn..
13 70 60 60 65 82 58 70 -5 0.05 0.0 0 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Clearing by 8pm..Light Rain.
14 79 56 61 68 82 58 70 -2 0.00 0.0 0 3 Su Sunny..Very nice day. Light winds.
15 84 51 72 68 82 58 70 -2 0.00 0.0     0 3 Pc Pc..Warmer..Light winds.
16 86 64 75 75 81 58 70 5 Trace 0.0 0 10 Pc Pc with TS in the area.Light sprinkle 9pm.
17 85 68 69 77 81 57 69 8 0.05 0.0 0 12 Pc Rain 2am..Pc aftn..
18 69 57 57 63 81 57 69 -6 0.18 0.0 2 0 Cdy Occ light rain most of the day. Day high 68
19 79 51 62 65 81 57 69 -4 0.00 0.0 0 0 Su Sunny and warmer..Ideal day. 
20 82 54 66 68 81 57 69 -1 Trace 0.0     0 3 Pc Pc to cloudy..Light sprinkle only up to 9pm
21 81 56 62 69 80 56 68 1 0.03 0.0 0 4 Su Light rain eary AM..Clearing by sunrise..
22 82 52 65 67 80 56 68 -1 0.35 0.0 0 2 Su Sunny becoming cloudy late pm..Tstorms
23 83 62 70 73 80 56 68 5 0.00 0.0 0 8 Pc Pc..LCT.
24 75 61 61 68 79 55 67 1 0.84 0.0 0 3 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Th Storms 7-9:30 pm.
25 80 57 65 69 79 55 67 2 0.01 0.0     0 4 Pc Pc..Warmer..Nice day.Rain early AM.
26 85 59 75 72 79 54 67 5 0.00 0.0 0 7 Pc Pc and warmer..Light winds
27 86 56 69 71 78 54 66 5 0.00 0.0 0 6 Pc Pc..LCT..Very nice day.
28 78 59 59 69 78 54 66 3 0.00 0.0 0 4 Su Fair and cooler..Nice day.
29 77 47 59 62 77 53 65 -3 0.00 0.0 3 0 Su Sunny and another perfect day. Cool this AM
30 80 54 68 67 77 53 65 2 0.00 0.0 0 2 Su Sunny..Very nice day except for the wind.
31 78 65 71 72 77 52 65 7 0.00 0.0     0 7 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Very windy..Gust 37(house)
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
                              Su Another month of above normal temperatures
Avrg 81.4 59.1   70.3     69.0 1.3         0 6 10 with below normal precipitation. Greatest
                              Pc amount of rain was on the 24 with .84 during
High 87 69           Total 1.94 0.0     5 173 15 a thunder storm in the evening. With the hot
Low 69 47           Norm 2.52           Cdy temperatures in July we never hit 90 in Aug.
                Deprt -0.58           6 Warmest temperature was 87 on the 5th and
Total 2522 1831           % Nrm 77.0%             the 9th. 
Yearly Summary
                Total 11.31 0.0     5 706    
                Norm 15.41              
                Deprt -4.10              
                %Nrm 73.4%