Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
May-05
Season Fwd 2.88 28.6 0 2905 7
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 40 29 29 35 64 39 51 -16 0.04 0.2     30 0 Cdy Snow moderate at times..Hail..Ice Pellets.
2 49 24 28 37 64 40 52 -15 0.00 0.0 28 0 Su Sunny and little warmer..Windy
3 59 26 42 43 65 40 52 -9 0.00 0.0 22 0 Su Sunny and much warmer..Light winds.
4 73 29 55 51 65 41 53 -2 0.00 0.0 14 0 Pc Pc..Much warmer..
5 79 46 52 63 65 41 53 10 Trace 0.0     2 0 Pc Sprinkle 7:30am..
6 74 38 62 56 66 41 54 2 0.00 0.0     9 0 Pc Sunny Am..Overcast mid aftn.
7 72 57 58 65 66 42 54 11 0.19 0.0 0 0 Pc Pc..Windy..Th Storms 10:30pm-midnight
8 79 55 64 67 67 42 55 12 0.00 0.0 0 2 Pc Pc..TS in area late aftn evening.
9 64 51 51 58 67 43 55 3 0.63 0.0 7 0 Cdy Lgt Rain through late aftn. 
10 56 41 41 49 67 43 55 -6 Trace 0.0     16 0 Cdy Light mist.. 5pm on way home.Cold & Windy
11 52 35 41 44 68 44 56 -12 0.00 0.0     21 0 Pc Pc to thin overcast..Windy and cont. cold.
12 42 37 40 40 68 44 56 -16 0.31 0.0 25 0 Cdy Rain noon on..
13 49 39 42 44 69 44 57 -13 0.23 0.0 21 0 Cdy Lgt Rain most of the day..
14 45 33 36 39 69 45 57 -18 0.32 Trace 26 0 Cdy Mixed precip AM..Cold and windy.
15 53 33 40 43 69 45 57 -14 0.00 0.0     22 0 Pc Pc and little warmer..Light winds
16 69 35 53 52 70 45 58 -6 0.00 0.0 13 0 Pc Pc and warmer. 
17 73 51 61 62 70 46 58 4 0.20 0.0 3 0 Pc Pc becoming Cloudy aftn..Th Showers
18 74 58 58 66 70 46 58 8 0.07 0.0 0 1 Pc Lgt rain AM..Pc aftn.TH Sh in area.
19 77 53 62 65 71 47 59 6 0.00 0.0 0 0 Pc Cloudy..Fog AM..Pc aftn..Little warmer
20 76 54 61 65 71 47 59 6 0.20 0.0     0 0 Pc Thunder Storms in area this evening.
21 80 58 64 69 71 47 59 10 0.02 0.0 0 4 Pc Lgt rain 5am..PC afternoon..Mild and windy
22 76 55 55 66 72 48 60 6 0.00 0.0 0 1 Pc Very windy and cooler.
23 77 47 63 62 72 48 60 2 Trace 0.0 3 0 Pc Pc..Sprinkle aftn..Just a trace.
24 63 56 58 60 72 48 60 0 0.10 0.0 5 0 Cdy Lgt rain off and on..Day high 60
25 58 54 55 56 73 49 61 -5 0.15 0.0     9 0 Cdy Lgt rain all day..Day High 57
26 58 48 52 53 73 49 61 -8 0.00 0.0 12 0 Cdy Mostly Cloudy..Cont cold.
27 55 48 48 52 73 49 61 -9 0.05 0.0 13 0 Cdy Lgt rain off and on most of the day
28 54 47 48 51 74 50 62 -11 0.03 0.0 14 0 Cdy Rain late Pm
29 70 47 56 59 74 50 62 -3 0.09 0.0 6 0 Pc Rain Early AM..Pc aftn Warmer
30 72 52 59 62 74 50 62 0 0.00 0.0 3 0 Pc Pc.Light winds
31 77 48 62 63 74 50 62 1 Trace 0.0     2 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Lgt rain 9pm..
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
                              Su May was a cool and damp.
Avrg 64.4 44.6   54.5     57.4 -2.9         11 0 2 Temperature was 2.9 below normal with
                              Pc precipitation of near normal. Snow was
High 80 58           Total 2.63 0.2     326 8 17 reported on the 1st and then again on the
Low 40 24           Norm 2.61           Cdy 14th. 
                Deprt 0.02           12  
Total 1995 1384           % Nrm 100.8%              
Yearly Summary
                Total 5.51 28.8     3231 15    
                Norm 6.50              
                Deprt -0.99              
                %Nrm 84.8%