Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
August-08
Season Fwd 15.55 0 0 4 266
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 84 56 69 70 83 60 71 -1 0.00 0.0     0 5 Su Sunny all day..Light var winds. 
2 84 63 70 74 83 60 71 3 0.10 0.0 0 9 Pc Pc thunder shower 6pm
3 85 66 73 76 83 59 71 5 0.05 0.0 0 11 Pc Fair to Pc. Rain 9am-1pm
4 83 60 62 72 83 59 71 1 Trace 0.0 0 7 Pc Dense Fog AM..Sprinkle 11:45am
5 83 58 67 71 83 59 71 0 0.00 0.0     0 6 Pc Fair to Pc..Light winds..Nice day 
6 82 59 66 71 83 59 71 0 0.00 0.0     0 6 Su Sunny. Nice day.
7 80 55 63 68 83 59 71 -3 0.00 0.0 0 3 Su Sunny light winds another perfect day.
8 71 57 65 64 83 59 71 -7 0.28 0.0 1 0 Pc Rain 12pm, 5pm, & 9-11pm
9 84 59 65 72 83 59 71 1 0.02 0.0 0 7 Pc Rain 12am..Pc aftn.Warm and humid. 
10 78 61 69 70 83 59 71 -1 0.00 0.0     0 5 Pc Cooler and breezy. 
11 69 61 66 65 83 59 71 -6 1.80 0.0     0 0 Cdy Rain most of the day..Heavy at times.
12 85 64 67 75 82 58 70 5 0.36 0.0 0 10 Pc Rain early AM..Pc aftn.Flooding in Wahpeton
13 85 57 68 71 82 58 70 1 0.00 0.0 0 6 Su Sunny..Light var winds. Warm.
14 83 60 65 72 82 58 70 2 0.05 0.0 0 7 Pc Pc to cloudy..Heavy rain in area. Hail N Fargo
15 83 56 71 70 82 58 70 0 0.00 0.0     0 5 Su Fair to Pc..Light winds..Nice day 
16 87 62 72 75 81 58 70 5 0.00 0.0 0 10 Pc Fair to Pc cont light winds.
17 90 64 75 77 81 57 69 8 0.00 0.0 0 12 Su Fair and Hot. Breezy this afternoon.
18 85 61 69 73 81 57 69 4 0.00 0.0 0 8 Su Sunny and little cooler. 
19 88 61 73 75 81 57 69 6 0.00 0.0 0 10 Su Sunny with light winds. 
20 85 64 73 75 81 57 69 6 0.00 0.0     0 10 Su Sunny and cont warm..Windy today.
21 84 66 71 75 80 56 68 7 0.00 0.0 0 10 Pc Fair to Pc..Very windy. ASOS gust 49mph
22 79 60 60 70 80 56 68 2 0.00 0.0 0 5 Pc Windy with dropping temps late afternoon.
23 72 54 54 63 80 56 68 -5 0.00 0.0 2 0 Pc Sunny and much cooler..Windy Am 
24 74 45 56 60 79 55 67 -7 0.00 0.0 5 0 Su Cold this AM..Sunny aftn with light winds
25 79 55 65 67 79 55 67 0 0.00 0.0     0 2 Su Sunny..Warmer..
26 79 60 70 70 79 54 67 3 0.00 0.0 0 5 Su Fair and very windy..Gusts into the 40's
27 71 55 60 63 78 54 66 -3 0.17 0.0 2 0 Pc Rain early AM.Pc aftn. Light winds.
28 72 49 56 61 78 54 66 -5 Trace 0.0 4 0 Pc Trace of rain 7:15am..Pc aftn. Light winds
29 81 54 60 68 77 53 65 3 Trace 0.0 0 3 Su Sunny most of the day..Sprinkle 7:15am.
30 88 53 74 71 77 53 65 6 0.00 0.0 0 6 Su Sunny..Windy..Warm
31 89 68 77 79 77 52 65 14 0.00 0.0     0 14 Su Sunny..Windy..Warm.
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
                              Su Temperatures were just little above normal and
High 90 68         69.0 1.1       Avrg 0 6 15 rainfall was also. Here at the house I had 2.83
Low 69 45                         Pc but Fargo's ASOS had 4.55. Warmest was
                Total 2.83 0.0     14 182 15 90 on the 19th with coldest being 45 on the 
Avrg 81.4 58.8   70.1       Norm 2.52           Cdy 24th. 
                Deprt 0.31           1  
Total 2522 1823           % Nrm 112.3%              
Yearly Summary
                Total 18.38 0.0     18 448    
                Norm 15.41              
                Deprt 2.97              
                %Nrm 119.3%