Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
October-03
Season Fwd 18.42 0 0 232 634
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 47 24 28 36 64 41 52 -16 0.00 0.0     29 0 Su Sunny and cold. Hard freeze this morning. 
2 65 28 52 47 63 40 52 -5 0.00 0.0     18 0 Su Sunny and warmer..Nice fall day.
3 60 47 52 54 63 40 51 3 0.00 0.0     11 0 Cdy Mostly Cloudy..Little cooler
4 70 40 51 55 63 40 51 4 0.00 0.0     10 0 Su Sunny and mild. Very nice day.
5 77 43 57 60 62 39 51 9 0.00 0.0     5 0 Su Sunny and very mild. 
6 81 46 58 64 62 39 50 14 0.00 0.0     1 0 Su Sunny and cont. very mild.
7 85 47 64 66 61 38 50 16 0.00 0.0     0 1 Su Sunny and very mild. 
8 85 58 71 72 61 38 50 22 0.00 0.0     0 7 Su Record High..Old record 84.
9 80 61 65 71 60 38 49 22 0.00 0.0     0 6 Su Fair and cont. warm. 
10 83 63 68 73 60 37 49 24 0.00 0.0     0 8 Pc Fair to Pc..Very windy..Gust 43 at house.
11 68 48 49 58 59 37 48 10 0.98 0.0     7 0 Cdy Rain AM thru noon. Pc aftn. Windy Day hi 63
12 58 41 45 50 59 36 48 2 0.00 0.0     15 0 Pc Pc and cooler.  Light winds.
13 64 40 47 52 58 36 47 5 0.00 0.0     13 0 Pc Pc and warmer. Light winds
14 58 37 39 48 58 36 47 1 Trace 0.0     17 0 Pc Pc and little cooler.  Sprinkle 6pm..
15 47 33 40 40 57 35 46 -6 0.00 0.0     25 0 Pc Pc becoming cloudy late afternoon
16 53 32 32 43 57 35 46 -3 0.00 0.0     22 0 Pc Fair to Pc..Little warmer.
17 59 29 54 44 56 34 45 -1 0.00 0.0     21 0 Su Fair and warmer..Nice day. Little breezy
18 67 42 43 55 56 34 45 10 0.00 0.0     10 0 Su Sunny and mild..Light winds.
19 84 40 62 62 55 33 44 18 0.00 0.0     3 0 Su Record High..Old record 83..Sunny light winds
20 72 45 45 59 54 33 44 15 0.00 0.0     6 0 Su Sunny and little cooler but very nice day.
21 62 42 42 52 54 32 43 9 0.00 0.0     13 0 Su Sunny cooler. Still a nice fall day.
22 69 39 45 54 53 32 42 12 0.00 0.0     11 0 Pc Pc and cont mild.  Windy.
23 54 35 48 45 52 31 42 3 0.00 0.0     20 0 Pc Fair to Pc   Cooler.
24 58 42 42 50 52 31 41 9 0.02 0.0     15 0 Pc Light rain early 3-4am..Windy aftn gust 39
25 42 30 30 36 51 30 41 -5 Trace Trace     29 0 Pc Few Flakes of snow this AM..Day high 39
26 42 27 34 35 50 30 40 -5 0.00 0.0     30 0 Cdy Cldy and cool.  Light winds
27 49 28 40 39 49 29 39 0 0.36 0.3     26 0 Cdy Light snow and rain mixed..All rain 4:30p
28 40 29 29 35 49 29 39 -4 0.04 Trace     30 0 Cdy Rain/snow mixed am. Windy Am(Gust 43) 
29 38 25 33 32 48 28 38 -6 0.01 Trace     33 0 Cdy Rain changing to snow 6pm
30 36 32 33 34 47 28 37 -3 0.03 0.2     31 0 Cdy Snow early AM..Cldy afternoon.
31 33 19 19 26 46 27 37 -11 Trace 0.0     39 0 Cdy Drizzle 7:45am..Makng Icy steps.
 
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 1886 1192             Su Oct turned out to be a warm and dry
          13 month.  Several record highs were set. 
Avrg 60.8 38.5   49.7   45.3 4.4     16 1 Pc Precipitation was below normal with the
High 85 63       Total 1.44 0.5   490 22 10 greatest 24hr total of .98 on the 11th. We
Low 33 19       Norm 1.97       Cdy did end up with .5 of snow in the last 5
            Deprt -0.53       8 days of the month but no accumulation
      % Nrm 73.1%           on the ground.
Yearly Summery
      Total 19.86 0.5   722 656    
                Norm 19.56              
                Deprt 0.30              
                %Nrm 101.5%