Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
May-04
Season Fwd 3.24 53.8 0 8256 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 53 32 44 43 64 39 51 -8 0.01 Trace     22 0 Pc Pc to cldy..Rain mixed with light snow AM.
2 55 27 38 41 64 40 52 -11 0.00 0.0 24 0 Su Sunny and cont. cool. 
3 70 33 50 52 65 40 52 0 0.01 0.0 13 0 Pc Pc to cldy..Light rain around noon. Windy.
4 60 36 44 48 65 41 53 -5 0.00 0.0 17 0 Su Sunny and cool.
5 84 42 46 63 65 41 53 10 Trace 0.0     2 0 Pc Sprinkle 6:15am..Wind gust 55@8:34am
6 59 36 40 48 66 41 54 -6 0.00 0.0     17 0 Su Sunny and cool. Windy
7 64 37 53 51 66 42 54 -3 Trace 0.0 14 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Sprinkle 4:39pm..Windy
8 81 48 65 65 67 42 55 10 Trace 0.0 0 0 Pc Fair to Pc Warmer..Just a sprinkle.
9 71 58 59 65 67 43 55 10 0.03 0.0 0 0 Pc Pc..Th Sh 1am…light rain 4pm
10 60 42 50 51 67 43 55 -4 Trace 0.0     14 0 Su Mostly sunny becoming cldy pm.Light sprinkle
11 58 38 38 48 68 44 56 -8 1.13 0.0     17 0 Cdy Rain AM..9pm Fgo Ap 50/Mhd AP 70/TStms
12 46 36 36 41 68 44 56 -15 0.59 0.0 24 0 Cdy Rain AM.. Windy and cold.Gust 39
13 38 31 31 35 69 44 57 -22 0.00 0.0 30 0 Cdy Lgt frost AM. Cold rest of the day.
14 53 28 40 41 69 45 57 -16 0.00 0.0 24 0 Pc Pc and warmer..Still below normal temps
15 61 38 49 50 69 45 57 -7 0.00 0.0     15 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy and windy..
16 55 43 47 49 70 45 58 -9 0.15 Trace 16 0 Cdy Mostly cldy..Pea size Hail 1am..Lgt rain aftn.
17 65 44 44 55 70 46 58 -3 0.08 0.0 10 0 Pc Rain early AM..Pc afternoon.
18 73 37 57 55 70 46 58 -3 0.00 0.0 10 0 Su Sunny and mild..Stained my deck today. 
19 70 55 60 63 71 47 59 4 0.28 0.0 2 0 Cdy Sprinkle AM..Lgt rain aftn.
20 65 47 53 56 71 47 59 -3 0.00 0.0     9 0 Pc Pc cooler.
21 71 51 51 61 71 47 59 2 Trace 0.0 4 0 Pc Sprinkle AM.. 
22 62 47 48 55 72 48 60 -5 0.03 0.0 10 0 Cdy Lgt rain AM…Cool.
23 54 46 50 50 72 48 60 -10 0.09 0.0 15 0 Cdy Lgt rain off and on all day.  
24 50 42 46 46 72 48 60 -14 0.35 0.0 19 0 Cdy Light rain most of the afternoon/evening
25 56 43 43 50 73 49 61 -11 0.02 0.0     15 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy sprinkle AM..Pc late aftn. 
26 75 39 55 57 73 49 61 -4 Trace 0.0 8 0 Pc Pc and much warmer..Sprinkle late..
27 64 47 50 56 73 49 61 -5 0.00 0.0 9 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Cooler..Light winds.
28 73 40 64 57 74 50 62 -5 0.00 0.0 8 0 Pc Pc with light winds..Nice day.
29 68 55 55 62 74 50 62 0 0.53 0.0 3 0 Cdy Mostly cldy..Rain 4am..late aftn/evening
30 63 54 54 59 74 50 62 -3 1.73 0.0 6 0 Cdy  Rain Heavy at times all day.
31 62 53 54 58 74 50 62 -4 1.05 0.0     7 0 Cdy Cold & Damp with rain most of the day
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
                              Su May was cold and damp. Had only 5 days
Avrg 62.5 42.1   52.3     57.4 -5.1         12 0 5 with above normal temperatures. Total 
                              Pc precipitation was 6.08 which was 223% above
High 84 58           Total 6.08 0.0     384 0 12 normal. Most rain in 24 hours was 1.73 on 
Low 38 27           Norm 2.61           Cdy the 30th. Peak wind here at the house 55 mph
                Deprt 3.47           13 on the 5th also had pea size on the 16th. 
Total 1939 1305           % Nrm 233.0%              
Yearly Summary
                Total 9.32 53.8     8640 0    
                Norm 6.50              
                Deprt 2.82              
                %Nrm 143.4%