Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
December-07
Season Fwd 26.57 0.8 0 1703 693
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 19 14 15 17 26 11 18 -1 0.67 7.4 7   48 0 Cdy 1st snow system of the season. Lgt winds
2 16 -2 -2 7 26 10 18 -11 0.01 0.2 7 58 0 Cdy Lgt Snow am..Clearing aftn and cold.
3 18 -10 15 4 25 10 18 -14 0.00 0.0 7 61 0 Pc Pc and cold this morning..Light winds
4 20 10 10 15 25 9 17 -2 0.53 5.9 13 50 0 Cdy Snow all day heavy at times. Stopping 7pm
5 10 -12 -6 -1 25 9 17 -18 0.00 0.0 13   66 0 Su Sunny and very cold. Daytime high -3
6 19 -6 4 7 24 8 16 -9 0.09 0.9 14   58 0 Pc Snow morning-aftn..Clearing late aftn.
7 6 -6 -2 0 24 8 16 -16 0.00 0.0 14 65 0 Su Sunny and cold..Light winds.
8 -2 -16 -14 -9 23 7 15 -24 0.00 0.0 11 74 0 Su Fair and cold. Light winds..
9 4 -16 0 -6 23 7 15 -21 0.00 0.0 11 71 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Cont. cold. 
10 12 -1 9 6 23 6 14 -8 0.00 0.0 10   7 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Little warner..Light winds.
11 15 3 3 9 22 6 14 -5 Trace Trace 10   56 0 Pc Cloudy light flurries around noon..PC aftn
12 20 3 20 12 22 6 14 -2 0.01 0.2 9 53 0 Pc Pc and windy..Snow shower 10pm.Icy roads
13 32 -4 -4 14 21 5 13 1 Trace Trace 9 51 0 Pc Pc..Windy..Lgt flurries/bl snow.
14 4 -9 4 -2 21 5 13 -15 0.00 0.0 9 67 0 Pc Pc and cold. Rising temps evening.
15 22 4 15 13 21 4 13 0 Trace Trace 9   52 0 Cdy Lgt snow 9am. Warmer.Flurries again aftn.
16 17 6 12 12 20 4 12 0 Trace 0.3 9 53 0 Cdy Fog/Flurries AM..Mostly cloudy aftn. 
17 22 6 9 14 20 4 12 2 0.00 0.0 9 51 0 Su Sunny..Light winds..Not a bad winter day.
18 19 9 9 14 20 3 11 3 0.00 0.0 9 51 0 Su Sunny and another nice day.
19 28 4 24 16 20 3 11 5 0.01 0.1 8 49 0 Pc Sunny becoming cloudy pm with sleet.
20 26 15 21 21 19 2 11 10 0.00 0.0 8   44 0 Su Sunny becoming PC later aftn. 
21 32 17 19 25 19 2 10 15 0.02 0.1 8 40 0 Cdy Cloudy..Light frz drizzle/snow pm.Icy roads
22 19 4 7 12 19 2 10 2 0.14 2.1 10 53 0 Pc Snow up to 6am. Pc aftn with dropping temps.
23 9 5 5 7 18 1 10 -3 0.01 0.2 10 58 0 Cdy Light snow off and on all day.
24 22 4 22 13 18 1 10 3 Trace 0.1 10 52 0 Cdy Light snow AM..then again 11pm..
25 28 20 20 24 18 1 9 15 0.02 0.2 10   41 0 Cdy Snow endng 3am..Cloudy aftn .
26 20 10 11 15 18 0 9 6 0.03 0.5 10 50 0 Cdy Lgt snow  AM ending 11am..Light winds.
27 18 11 13 15 17 0 9 6 0.01 0.1 10 50 0 Cdy Light snow 11am-noon..Flurries aftn.
28 21 13 19 17 17 -1 8 9 0.03 0.8 11 48 0 Cdy Snow off and on all day.
29 21 13 17 17 17 -1 8 9 Trace Trace 11 48 0 Cdy Flurries AM..Pc to cloudy afternoon
30 19 11 14 15 17 -1 8 7 0.00 0.0 11 50 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..LCT..
31 16 2 2 9 16 -1 8 1 0.01 0.2 11   56 0 Pc Lgt flurries thru noon..Pc aftn. Cold
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
                              Su December started out cold and snowy, we
High 32 20         12.5 -1.9       Avrg 53 0 6 had 6.8 inches of snow in 3 days. The most
Low -2 -16                         Pc snow on the ground was 14" on the 6th
                Total 1.59 19.3     1631 0 11 least amount 8" on 19th-21st. End of the
Avrg 17.8 3.3   10.6       Norm 0.57           Cdy month was warmer but with frost and light
                Deprt 1.02           14 snow almost every day. For the year I had
Total 552 102           % Nrm 278.9%             6.97" of melted precipitation above normal.
Yearly Summary
                Total 28.16 20.1     3334 693    
                Norm 21.19              
                Deprt 6.97              
                %Nrm 132.9%