Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
May-08
Season Fwd 4.08 59.8 0 8810 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 61 41 52 51 64 39 51 0 0.00 0.0     14 0 Cdy Cloudy..Rain just south of us at 11pm
2 55 38 38 47 64 40 52 -5 0.63 0.0 18 0 Cdy Rain through midafternoon.
3 63 29 48 46 65 40 52 -6 0.00 0.0 19 0 Su Sunny and warmer..Windy.
4 70 32 40 51 65 41 53 -2 0.00 0.0 14 0 Pc Fair Pc..Am lights winds..Pm windy. 
5 67 30 52 49 65 41 53 -4 0.00 0.0     16 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Not as windy.
6 79 40 51 60 66 41 54 6 0.40 0.0     5 0 Pc Th Stms 5pm with pea size hail.
7 63 37 45 50 66 42 54 -4 0.00 0.0 15 0 Pc Pc to cloudy..Cooler.
8 55 35 46 45 67 42 55 -10 0.00 0.0 20 0 Cdy Cloudy.Light var winds.
9 61 37 52 49 67 43 55 -6 0.00 0.0 16 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Lgt winds.Snow Devils Lake
10 52 33 34 43 67 43 55 -12 0.12 Trace     22 0 Cdy Rain/Snow mixed this AM Pc around 6pm
11 63 28 50 46 68 44 56 -10 0.00 0.0     19 0 Su Sunny and little warmer. 
12 62 46 58 54 68 44 56 -2 Trace 0.0 11 0 Cdy Cldy..Lgt sprinkle this morning and aftn. 
13 58 40 43 49 69 44 57 -8 0.00 0.0 16 0 Cdy Cloudy and cold. Daytime high 51
14 70 33 53 52 69 45 57 -5 0.02 0.0 13 0 Su Sunny becoming cldy with light rain 10pm. 
15 74 48 57 61 69 45 57 4 0.06 0.0     4 0 Pc Pc with showers in the area this afternoon.
16 83 46 55 65 70 45 58 7 0.00 0.0 0 0 Pc Mild but very windy this aftn, with gust over 40. 
17 72 42 47 57 70 46 58 -1 0.00 0.0 8 0 Pc Pc to cloudy..Very windy, gust over 40 again.
18 65 38 52 52 70 46 58 -6 0.00 0.0 13 0 Pc Pc and not as windy today. No rain.
19 63 47 49 55 71 47 59 -4 0.02 0.0 10 0 Cdy Lgt rain AM, some sprinkles in the afternoon
20 64 40 49 52 71 47 59 -7 0.00 0.0     13 0 Su Fair with little temperature change. 
21 69 36 56 53 71 47 59 -6 0.00 0.0 12 0 Su Fair..Light frost in area..None here in town. 
22 74 42 54 58 72 48 60 -2 0.00 0.0 7 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Little breezy
23 74 51 62 63 72 48 60 3 0.00 0.0 2 0 Su Fair and windy. 
24 75 49 58 62 72 48 60 2 0.43 0.0 3 0 Pc Windy with PM thunder showers
25 80 58 63 69 73 49 61 8 0.00 0.0     0 4 Pc Not as windy and mild.
26 63 42 45 53 73 49 61 -8 0.01 0.0 12 0 Cdy Windy and much colder. Light drizzle AM.
27 66 33 54 50 73 49 61 -11 0.00 0.0 15 0 Pc Frost on the roofs this AM. Light winds. 
28 72 50 62 61 74 50 62 -1 0.00 0.0 4 0 Pc Mild and not as windy. 
29 63 56 56 60 74 50 62 -2 0.63 0.0 5 0 Cdy Cdy with Th. Sh this evening. 
30 70 55 61 63 74 50 62 1 0.17 0.0 2 0 Cdy Rain showers most of the morning. 
31 80 51 60 66 74 50 62 4 0.03 0.0     0 1 Pc Pc with thunder shower around 2pm.
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
                              Su May was a cold month. Only had 8 days that 
High 83 58         57.4 -3.0       Avrg 11 0 6 were above normal for the average temperature
Low 52 28                         Pc Precipitation wise just a little above the normal
                Total 2.52 Trace     328 5 14 with light snow on the 10th. Warmest temp 
Avrg 67.3 41.4   54.4       Norm 2.45           Cdy was 83 on the 16th and lowest 28 on the 11th.
                Deprt 0.07           11  
Total 2086 1283           % Nrm 102.9%              
Yearly Summary
                Total 6.60 59.8     9138 5    
                Norm 6.45              
                Deprt 0.15              
                %Nrm 102.3%