Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
January-10
Season Fwd -6 0.00 25.8 13 3396 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 -5 -25 -25 -15 16 -1 7 -22 Trace Trace 13   80 0 Pc Light snow 3am..Clearing and cold aftn. 
2 -12 -31 -22 -21 16 -2 7 -28 0.00 0.0 13   86 0 Su Bitterly cold all day..
3 -3 -26 -7 -14 16 -2 7 -21 0.00 0.0 13 2.17 79 0 Pc Cold again this AM but warming this afternoon
4 4 -9 2 -2 16 -2 7 -9 0.00 0.0 13   67 0 Pc Pc little warmer. Light winds my peak was 4
5 8 0 6 4 16 -2 7 -3 0.00 0.0 13   61 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Light winds. 
6 8 4 4 6 16 -3 7 -1 0.19 2.9 15   59 0 Cdy Light to moderate snow all day. Windy aftn/eve
7 4 -14 -14 -5 16 -3 7 -12 0.01 0.2 15   70 0 Pc Snow early AM Clearing windy,cold .
8 -5 -18 -17 -11 16 -3 6 -17 Trace Trace 14   76 0 Pc Cold with some light flurries this afternoon
9 1 -23 -3 -11 16 -3 6 -17 0.00 0.0 14   76 0 Su Fair. Cold..WC -43.6 @ 7:55am
10 17 -3 12 7 16 -3 6 1 0.00 0.0 14 2.29 58 0 Pc Warmer but wind picked up this afternoon.
11 17 10 12 14 15 -3 6 8 Trace Trace 14   51 0 Pc Very lgt flurries 3am,11:30a,9pm
12 20 8 18 14 15 -3 6 8 0.00 0.0 14   51 0 Pc Cldy this morning.Clearing afternoon. Warmer
13 21 13 14 17 15 -3 6 11 0.00 0.0 14   48 0 Su Some fog this AM and again late aftn /evening.
14 30 14 24 22 15 -3 6 16 Trace 0.0 13   43 0 Cdy Freezing Drizzle AM..Mild afternoon.
15 30 19 21 25 15 -3 6 19 0.00 0.0 13   40 0 Pc Frost this morning. Pc this afternoon. Nice
16 36 19 21 28 15 -3 6 22 0.00 0.0 12   37 0 Pc Pc and warmer..Nice Jan thaw.
17 36 18 31 27 15 -3 6 21 0.00 0.0 12 2.39 38 0 Pc Pc to cloudy..Cont mild for this time of the year.
18 31 8 16 20 15 -3 6 14 0.00 0.0 12   45 0 Cdy Dense fog thru out the day.
19 21 11 18 16 15 -3 6 10 Trace Trace 12   49 0 Cdy Dense fog this morning with light flurries 
20 25 16 23 21 15 -3 6 15 Trace Trace 12   44 0 Cdy Pc AM..Cdy aftn..Snow 9:30pm
21 27 22 25 25 15 -3 6 19 0.06 0.6 12   40 0 Cdy Snow early AM .Freezing Drizzle evening.
22 34 25 34 30 16 -3 7 23 0.26 0.2 12   35 0 Cdy Cldy..Rain, sleet, snow after 4pm. 
23 34 32 32 33 16 -2 7 26 0.90 4.4 15   32 0 Cdy Rain mixed with snow then just snow.
24 34 21 21 28 16 -2 7 21 Trace Trace 14 2.87 37 0 Cdy Core taken at 10am.Light snow PM
25 21 1 1 11 16 -2 7 4 0.15 2.2 15   54 0 Cdy Blizzard conditions. Gust to 50+Day Hi 16.
26 6 -8 4 -1 16 -2 7 -8 0.00 0.0 15   66 0 Su Mostly sunny and colder.
27 6 -3 -3 2 17 -1 8 -6 Trace Trace 15   63 0 Pc Pc Light flurries this morning. 
28 4 -10 -8 -3 17 -1 8 -11 0.00 0.0 15   68 0 Su Cold this morning WC -15.
29 7 -11 -3 -2 17 -1 8 -10 0.00 0.0 15   67 0 Su Fair and cont on the cold side.
30 6 -10 -2 -2 18 -1 9 -11 0.00 0.0 15   67 0 Pc Fair to Pc..LCT.
31 4 -5 -5 0 18 0 9 -9 0.00 0.0 13 2.76 65 0 Pc Little cooler light winds.
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 467 45                         Su January started out much below then warmed
                              6 up doing the middle of the month but went
Avrg 15.1 1.5   8.3     6.8 1.5         57 0 Pc back to normal at the end of the month. 
High 36 32           Total 1.57 10.5     1752 0 14 Had some rain on the 24th turning to blizzard
Low -12 -31           Norm 0.76           Cdy conditions on the 25th with winds gusts to
                Deprt 0.81           11 55 mph. 
                % Nrm 206.6%              
Yearly Summery
                Total 1.57 36.3     5148 0    
                Norm 0.76              
                Deprt 0.81              
                %Nrm 206.6%