March 2000

 
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
March-00
                               
Season Fwd                 1.52 22.2 0 5884 0    
Obs Time 10P...Normals Fargo WSO 1961-90 Hail/Snow       HDD July-Jun…....CDD Jan-Dec
Date Max Min Obs Avrg N Hi N Lw Norm Deprt Pre Fell Grnd HDD CDD Sky Description Of Weather
1 41 27 28 34 27 9 18 16 0.00 0.0 0 31 0 Cdy Mostly Cldy..Cooler
2 43 23 33 33 27 10 18 15 0.00 0.0 0 32 0 Su Fair and little change in temperature
3 62 31 38 47 27 10 19 28 0.00 0.0 0 18 0 Su Fair/Record high AP 61..Old record 60(1905)
4 56 26 41 41 28 11 19 22 0.00 0.0 0 24 0 Su Fair..Record high AP 55/Old 50(1968)
5 67 36 49 52 28 11 20 32 0.00 0.0 0 13 0 Su Clear. Record high. AP 67/Old 51(1998)
6 63 41 41 52 29 12 20 32 Trace 0.0 0 13 0 Pc Fair/Cldy aftn.Lgt rain/Record AP63.Old60"87
7 63 33 49 48 29 13 21 27 0.06 0.0 0 17 0 Pc Pc/Rain late PM/AP tied record 62 in 1898
8 49 15 15 32 30 13 22 10 1.12 3.0 3 33 0 Cdy Rain/Frz rain aftn/Snow/Blizzard pm.DHi=44
9 20 10 16 15 30 14 22 -7 0.03 0.5 3 50 0 Pc Pc and much colder..Cont. windy.
10 29 8 20 19 31 14 23 -4 0.00 0.0 2 46 0 Pc Pc and little warmer.
11 33 20 21 27 31 15 23 4 0.00 0.0 2 38 0 Pc Pc..Warmer.
12 29 17 23 23 32 15 24 -1 0.00 0.0 1 42 0 Pc Pc and cooler.
13 38 23 30 31 33 16 24 7 0.01 0.1 1 34 0 Pc Pc to Cldy..Lgt snow early pm.
14 29 23 23 26 33 16 25 1 0.08 0.9 2 39 0 Cdy Cldy..Lgt snow aftn and evening.
15 24 13 13 19 34 17 25 -6 0.11 1.1 3 46 0 Pc Snow early AM..Becoming Pc midmorning.
16 26 4 12 15 34 17 26 -11 0.00 0.0 2 50 0 Pc Pc not much temperature change.
17 37 10 35 24 35 18 26 -2 0.00 0.0 1 41 0 Cdy Cldy and very windy.Peak wind 37
18 50 27 37 39 35 18 27 12 0.00 0.0 Trace 26 0 Su Sunny and much warmer..Light var winds
19 41 29 33 35 36 19 27 8 0.00 0.0 Trace 30 0 Pc Vis 1/4 Fog AM..Liftng 1pm.
20 37 33 34 35 37 19 28 7 0.00 0.0 Trace 30 0 Cdy Cldy and cool. Light winds.
21 45 32 35 39 37 20 29 10 0.03 Trace 0 26 0 Cdy Mostly cldy..Clearing late aftn. Warmer.
22 60 33 40 47 38 20 29 18 0.00 0.0 0 18 0 Su Sunny and mild.
23 56 38 52 47 39 21 30 17 0.29 0.0 0 18 0 Cdy Dense fog AM. Cldy with light rain 6-10pm
24 52 40 40 46 39 22 30 16 0.05 0.0 0 19 0 Cdy Rain early AM..Pc late afternoon.
25 54 36 39 45 40 22 31 14 0.00 0.0 0 20 0 Su Sunny and mild.
26 52 34 38 43 40 23 31 12 Trace 0.0 0 22 0 Cdy Mostly Cloudy..Windy. Sprinkles aftn.
27 38 26 28 32 41 23 32 0 0.02 Trace 0 33 0 Cdy Cdy with snow thru aftn..Windy and cold.
28 48 23 27 36 42 24 33 3 0.00 0.0 0 29 0 Su Sunny and warmer.
29 55 22 38 39 43 24 33 6 0.00 0.0 0 26 0 Su Sunny with high clouds.
30 66 36 44 51 43 25 34 17 0.00 0.0 0 14 0 Pc Pc..Mild.
31 46 37 37 42 44 25 34 8 0.01 0.0 0 23 0 Cdy Cldy light sprinkles off and on all day.
 
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 1409 806                       Su March came in like a lamb. 5 recorded highs
                            9 3rd - 7th. All ended on the 8th with snow,
Avrg 45.5 26.0   35.8     25.9 9.9       29 0 Pc ice, and blizzard conditions. Temperatures
High 67 41           Total 1.81 5.6   901 0 11 were below normal for just 6 days.
Low 20 4           Norm 1.06         Cdy Highest temperature was 67 on the 5th.
                Deprt 0.75         11 Lowest temperature was 4 on the 16th.
                % Nrm 170.8%            
Yearly Summery
                Total 3.33 27.8   6785 0    
                Norm 2.18            
                Deprt 1.15            
                %Nrm 152.8%            
                               

Last Updated on 03/31/2000@ 11:59pm
By Keith
Email: kemsky@worldnet.att.net