Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
May-12
Season Fwd 4.30 27.0 0 0 6658 4
Obs Time 10P...Normals Fargo WSO 1981-2010 Hail/Snow HDD July-Jun…....CDD Jan-Dec
Date Max Min Obs Avrg N Hi N Lw Norm Deprt Pre Fell Depth 7am SWE HDD CDD Sky Description Of Weather
1 75 55 62 65 65 39 52 13 Trace 0.0 0   0 0 Pc Sprinkle early AM.becoming pc late afternoon
2 79 48 63 64 65 40 52 12 Trace 0.0 0   1 0 Pc Dense fog 7am.Sprinkle rain late aftn/evening.
3 72 49 54 61 65 40 53 8 0.09 0.0 0   4 0 Pc Rain early am becoming fair to Pc afternoon.
4 66 47 56 57 66 40 53 4 0.05 0.0 0   8 0 Pc Rain 7-11am..Pc afteroon, light winds, cooler
5 71 48 59 60 66 41 53 7 0.00 0.0 0   5 0 Pc Light winds not a bad day.
6 74 51 55 63 66 41 54 9 0.00 0.0 0   2 0 Pc Few clouds Am.Fair mild afternoon.
7 64 48 51 56 67 42 54 2 0.04 0.0 0   9 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy. Off and on rain after 6pm 
8 56 46 50 51 67 42 55 -4 0.10 0.0 0   14 0 Cdy Rain off and all day.
9 68 39 57 54 67 42 55 -1 0.00 0.0 0   11 0 Su Fair cold AM but nice warmup afternoon.
10 80 49 61 65 68 43 55 10 0.00 0.0 0   0 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Windy.. 
11 66 47 49 57 68 43 56 1 0.13 0.0 0   8 0 Pc Rain early am..PC and cooler afternoon.
12 75 39 59 57 68 44 56 1 0.00 0.0 0   8 0 Su Cool morning but mild afternoon. Windy
13 82 53 69 68 69 44 56 12 0.00 0.0 0   0 3 Su Fair and mild..Windy.
14 88 50 68 69 69 44 57 12 0.00 0.0 0   0 4 Su Sunny and very warm this afternoon. 
15 74 50 54 62 69 45 57 5 0.00 0.0 0   3 0 Su Cooler..Daytime high 69.
16 76 38 64 57 70 45 57 0 0.00 0.0 0   8 0 Su Fair, cool am but nice warmup afternoon.
17 90 63 71 77 70 45 58 19 0.00 0.0 0   0 12 Pc Fair to Pc..Very warm day.
18 93 62 74 78 70 46 58 20 0.00 0.0 0   0 13 Pc Pc with Th Sh to SE of us. 
19 74 50 50 62 70 46 58 4 0.14 0.0 0   3 0 Cdy Rain early am..Cooler aftn..Daytime high 61
20 73 45 55 59 71 46 59 0 0.00 0.0 0   6 0 Pc Very nice spring day.
21 80 46 68 63 71 47 59 4 Trace 0.0 0   2 0 Pc Light sprinkle late afternoon.
22 89 58 74 74 71 47 59 15 0.05 0.0 0   0 9 Pc Rain 3-5am.Just started to rain again @ obs.
23 74 56 56 65 71 48 59 6 0.47 0.0 0   0 0 Cdy Nice rain early am..sprinkle afternoon.
24 69 50 50 60 72 48 60 0 0.00 0.0 0   5 0 Cdy Cloudy, cooler and strong NW winds today.
25 66 43 52 55 72 48 60 -5 0.00 0.0 0   10 0 Pc Pc Cool..
26 65 47 60 56 72 49 60 -4 Trace 0.0 0   9 0 Cdy Sprinkle around noon and again 6pm
27 79 55 64 67 72 49 61 6 2.33 0.0 0   0 2 Pc Heavy rain AM..Pc humid this afternoon.
28 66 53 55 60 73 49 61 -1 0.05 0.0 0   5 0 Pc Light rain 9-10am.
29 55 45 45 50 73 50 61 -11 0.00 0.0 0   15 0 Cdy Cloudy, windy, and cold. No rain in NE Mhd.
30 60 38 52 49 73 50 62 -13 0.00 0.0 0   16 0 Pc Clear am becoming cloudy afternoon.
31 72 44 54 58 73 50 62 -4 0.00 0.0 0   7 0 Pc Mild.  Light winds so very nice day.
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 2271 1512                         Su May was a mild and dry month for the most 
                              6 part except for the 2.33 inches of rain on the
Avrg 73.3 48.8   61.1     57.2 3.9         5 1 Pc 27th which made my monthly precipation 0.64
High 93 63           Total 3.45 0.0     159 43 18 above normal. Interesting is KFAR only 3
Low 55 38           Norm 2.81 0.0         Cdy miles away had 0.81 of rain on the 27th. 
                Deprt 0.64 0.0         7  
                % Nrm 122.8% 0.0%            
Yearly Summery  (Snowfall July to June)
                Total 7.75 27.0     6817 47    
                Norm 6.78 50.1            
                Deprt 0.97 -23.1            
                %Nrm 114.3% 53.9%