Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County 
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
January-03
Season Fwd 0.00 14.6 6 3499 0
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 25 16 18 21 16 -1 7 14 0.00 0.0 6   44 0 Cdy Cldy. Light winds. Lgt snow 30 west of Fgo
2 27 19 22 23 16 -2 7 16 0.00 0.0 5   42 0 Pc Light winds and cont. mild for Jan.
3 32 19 26 26 16 -2 7 19 0.00 0.0 5   39 0 Pc Pc and warmer..Little breezy
4 33 25 25 29 16 -2 7 22 Trace 0.0 5   36 0 Cdy Frz Rain 1am and again late aftn.
5 25 18 18 22 16 -2 7 15 Trace 0.0 5   43 0 Cdy Frz Drizzle AM.thru late aftn.
6 30 15 30 23 16 -3 7 16 Trace Trace 5   42 0 Cdy Snow grains AM..Rising temps pm.
7 42 23 29 33 16 -3 7 26 0.00 0.0 3   32 0 Pc Fair to Pc and Mild.  Light winds
8 43 25 32 34 16 -3 6 28 0.00 0.0 2   31 0 Su Fair with high thin clouds
9 33 12 12 23 16 -3 6 17 0.03 0.3 2   42 0 Cdy Lgt snow AM/PM Steady temps day.
10 12 -2 -2 5 16 -3 6 -1 0.00 0.0 2   60 0 Su Sunny and cold..Day high 7
11 4 -9 -3 -2 15 -3 6 -8 0.00 0.0 2   67 0 Su Sunny and cont. cold.
12 16 -4 -4 6 15 -3 6 0 0.00 0.0 2   59 0 Su Sunny, Windy with dropping temps aftn.
13 0 -6 -3 -3 15 -3 6 -9 0.08 1.4 3   68 0 Cdy Snow late morning thru late aftn.
14 5 -6 -3 0 15 -3 6 -6 0.00 0.0 3   65 0 Su Sunny and cold.
15 9 -11 8 -1 15 -3 6 -7 0.00 0.0 3   66 0 Pc Pc to cldy..Cont cold.
16 14 -1 -1 7 15 -3 6 1 0.00 0.0 3   58 0 Su Sunny and little warmer. 
17 23 -9 13 7 15 -3 6 1 0.02 0.4 3   58 0 Cdy Cldy Snow around 4:30pm..Bl Snow PM
18 14 -1 4 7 15 -3 6 1 Trace Trace 3   58 0 Su Lgt snow/bl early AM.Sunny most of day
19 16 0 0 8 15 -3 6 2 Trace Trace 3   57 0 Cdy Rising temps during night..Few flakes aftn
20 4 -4 -4 0 15 -3 6 -6 Trace Trace 3   65 0 Pc Pc and Colder. Some light sn flakes 7:15am
21 5 -6 -6 0 15 -3 6 -6 0.00 0.0 2   65 0 Su Fair and cold.
22 -2 -14 -14 -8 16 -3 7 -15 0.00 0.0 2   73 0 Su Fair..Coldest max since 2-10-01 @ -5
23 -3 -18 -3 -10 16 -2 7 -17 Trace Trace 2   75 0 PC Sunny Am and bitterly cold..Lgt snow 11pm
24 13 -3 3 5 16 -2 7 -2 0.01 0.2 2   60 0 Cdy Snow off and on all day mainly light flurries.
25 4 -9 -9 -2 16 -2 7 -9 0.02 0.4 2   67 0 Cdy Snow AM..Pc aftn..Cold & Windy.
26 4 -16 4 -6 16 -2 7 -13 Trace Trace 2   71 0 Su Sunny becoming cloudy late aftn. Snow 11p
27 29 3 26 16 17 -1 8 8 0.06 1.5 3   49 0 Cdy Snow bl snow AM..Windy..Lgt snow late PM
28 26 -3 -3 12 17 -1 8 4 Trace Trace 2   53 0 Pc Snow early AM..Day high 16
29 16 -11 16 3 17 -1 8 -5 0.00 0.0 2   62 0 Pc Clear and cold AM..Becoming cldy aftn.
30 32 15 30 24 18 -1 9 15 0.04 0.2 2   41 0 Cdy Snow,rain,freezing rain,sleet around 4pm
31 30 12 28 21 18 0 9 12 Trace Trace 2   44 0 Pc Pc am.. Cldy pm..Graupel pm Day High 28
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 561 69                         Su Above normal temperature and below
                              10 normal precipitation for Jan. Had a cold spell
Avrg 18.1 2.2   10.2     6.8 3.4         55 0 Pc from the 22nd to 26th. Coldest temperature
High 43 25           Total 0.26 4.4     1692 0 9 was -18 on the 23rd warmest 43 on the 8th.
Low -3 -18           Norm 0.76           Cdy Most snow on the ground was on the 1st
                Deprt -0.50           12 with 6 inches. Total snow fall was only 4.4
                % Nrm 34.2%             inches.
Yearly Summery
                Total 0.26 19.0     5191 0    
                Norm 0.76              
                Deprt -0.50              
                %Nrm 34.2%