Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
December-13
Season Fwd 20 29.49 0.3 0.0 0 1851 665
Obs Time 10P...Normals Fargo WSO 1981-2010 Hail/Snow HDD July-Jun…....CDD Jan-Dec
Date Max Min Obs Avrg N Hi N Lw Norm Deprt Pre Fell Depth 7am SWE HDD CDD Sky Description Of Weather
1 26 18 26 22 28 12 20 2 0.02 0.2 0.0   43 0 Cdy Light snow this evening. 6:30-9:30pm
2 30 26 26 28 27 11 19 9 0.26 2.7 T   37 0 Cdy Light snow most of the day
3 26 20 24 23 27 11 19 4 0.04 0.3 3.0   42 0 Cdy Windy aftn..Lgt fz drizzle/snow pm
4 27 6 6 17 26 10 18 -1 0.38 4.7 4.0   48 0 Cdy Snow heavy at times today. Near blizzard pm
5 6 -6 -6 0 26 10 18 -18 Trace 0.1 7.5   65 0 Su Few Flurries 12am..Clrng Am. Steady temps. 
6 -6 -12 -12 -9 26 9 17 -26 0.00 0.0 7.5   74 0 Su Sunny and cold.. WC's -25 to -30.
7 -9 -16 -14 -12 25 9 17 -29 0.00 0.0 7.0   77 0 Pc Clear Am, PC aftn. WC of -30 to -35.
8 4 -18 0 -7 25 8 17 -24 0.03 0.3 7.0   72 0 Cdy Light snow 8:45 and thru the day
9 2 -11 1 -4 24 8 16 -20 0.05 0.6 7.0   69 0 Pc Pc and cold..Light snow pm. 
10 6 -9 -8 -1 24 8 16 -17 0.01 0.2 7.0   66 0 Pc Few flurries early am and again midday. 
11 -1 -15 -2 -8 24 7 15 -23 0.03 0.5 7.0   73 0 Pc Clear cold am becoming cldy with lgt snow pm
12 10 -3 5 4 23 7 15 -11 Trace Trace 8.0   61 0 Cdy Warmer with light snow just starting obs time
13 5 -2 -1 2 23 7 15 -13 0.03 0.5 8.0   63 0 Cdy Light flurries off and on all day..Day high 0
14 1 -10 -9 -4 22 6 14 -18 0.04 1.0 9.0   69 0 Cdy Light snow ending noon..Light winds
15 3 -11 3 -4 22 6 14 -18 0.02 0.3 9.0   69 0 Cdy Cloudy with light snow 5pm and again 10pm
16 32 3 32 18 22 6 14 4 0.06 0.9 9.0   47 0 Cdy Snow am..Sunny afternoon, much warmer.
17 32 2 6 17 22 5 13 4 Trace Trace 9.0   48 0 Pc Windy Am. Lgt snow 7:30-9am.Low this pm.
18 31 3 3 17 21 5 13 4 Trace Trace 9.0   48 0 Pc Mild afternoon falling temp aftn.Snow 9pm
19 3 -7 -1 -2 21 5 13 -15 0.04 0.5 8.0   67 0 Cdy Cold,windy, snow 5pm-11pm..Day high -1
20 5 -9 1 -2 21 4 13 -15 Trace 0.1 8.5   67 0 Cdy Clear am becoming cldy noon with light snow
21 1 -10 -6 -4 20 4 12 -16 0.00 0.0 8.5   69 0 Pc Fost/Ice crystals AM..Pc aftn, windy pm
22 -4 -12 -12 -8 20 4 12 -20 0.01 0.1 8.5   73 0 Pc Light snow 8-9:30am.again 3-5pm. WC -25+
23 -9 -20 -18 -14 20 4 12 -26 0.00 0.0 8.5   79 0 Su Sunny very cold.Winds becoming S this evng
24 14 -19 14 -2 20 3 12 -14 0.10 1.3 8.5   67 0 Cdy Snow miday/aftn. Strong S winds vis1/4 M
25 23 12 14 18 20 3 11 7 0.02 0.3 10.0   47 0 Cdy Light snow early am..with a trace this evening.
26 24 12 24 18 19 3 11 7 0.03 0.7 9.0   47 0 Cdy Snow Am ending 10am..Light winds
27 39 23 33 31 19 3 11 20 0.00 0.0 9.0   34 0 Pc Pc and mild..Nice winter day Sn Dept 6pm 8"
28 33 -13 -13 10 19 2 11 -1 0.01 0.2 8.0   55 0 Cdy Mild Am..Blizzard conditions aftn falling temps
29 -6 -16 -15 -11 19 2 11 -22 0.00 0.0 8.0   76 0 Su Clear and cold. Light winds. 
30 1 -17 -17 -8 19 2 10 -18 0.04 0.6 8.0   73 0 Cdy Snow am thur 1pm. Clearing aftn/falling temps
31 -14 -21 -18 -17 19 2 10 -27 0.00 0.0 8.0   82 0 Su Fair and very cold. Light winds.
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 335 -132                         Su Dec was a cold month, it felt more like Jan
                              5 than Dec.  We had only 9 days that the 
Avrg 10.8 -4.3   3.3     14.2 -10.9         62 0 Pc daily temperature was above normal .Snowfall
High 39 26           Total 1.22 16.1     1907 0 9 was above normal  with only 7 days without
Low -14 -21           Norm 0.83 11.2         Cdy snow and the greatest daily snow was 4.7
                Deprt 0.39 4.9         17 on the 4th
                % Nrm 147.1% 143.8%            
Yearly Summery  (Snowfall July to June)
                Total 30.71 16.4     3758 665    
                Norm 22.58 19.8            
                Deprt 8.13 -3.4            
                %Nrm 136.0% 82.8%