Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
October-07
Season Fwd 24.37 Trace 0 222 687
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 70 41 61 56 64 41 52 4 0.00 0.0 0   9 0 Su Sunny, windy aftn..Nice day. 
2 65 53 53 59 63 40 52 7 0.08 0.0 0 6 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Light rain around noon.
3 74 41 55 58 63 40 51 7 0.00 0.0 0 7 0 Pc Pc and mild. 
4 67 49 49 58 63 40 51 7 0.00 0.0 0 7 0 Pc Pc and little cooler..Nice fall day.
5 60 49 57 55 62 39 51 4 0.02 0.0 0   10 0 Cdy Sprinkle 4am and aftn. 
6 85 56 59 71 62 39 50 21 0.00 0.0 0   0 6 Pc Fair to Pc..Very warm day for Oct. 
7 59 47 47 53 61 38 50 3 0.20 0.0 0 12 0 Cdy Rain/Drizzle 2am/mid morning. Day High 49
8 57 45 47 51 61 38 50 1 0.37 0.0 0 14 0 Cdy Light rain most of the day..Cooler.
9 51 39 42 45 60 38 49 -4 0.00 0.0 0 20 0 Cdy Cloudy and rather cold fall day. 
10 44 35 42 40 60 37 49 -9 0.01 0.0 0   25 0 Cdy Drizzle 5:30am.Cloudy and cold afternoon.
11 47 42 44 45 59 37 48 -3 0.00 0.0 0   20 0 Cdy Mostly Cloudy..Little temperature variance
12 58 43 47 51 59 36 48 3 0.00 0.0 0 14 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Warmer. Light winds
13 60 39 47 50 58 36 47 3 0.00 0.0 0 15 0 Pc Pc..Light winds..Very nice fall day. 
14 55 44 46 50 58 36 47 3 0.00 0.0 0 15 0 Cdy Cloudy and little cooler. No rain.
15 56 37 46 47 57 35 46 1 0.29 0.0 0   18 0 Cdy Cldy..Light rain early evening. 
16 49 44 49 47 57 35 46 1 0.08 0.0 0 18 0 Cdy Light rain off and on.
17 55 47 52 51 56 34 45 6 0.04 0.0 0 14 0 Cdy Light rain 11am and again around 7:45pm
18 53 49 49 51 56 34 45 6 0.78 0.0 0 14 0 Cdy Rain most of the day.Windy
19 58 45 46 52 55 33 44 8 0.16 0.0 0 13 0 Pc Light rain AM..Windy..Clearing late aftn.
20 62 37 49 50 54 33 44 6 Trace 0.0 0   15 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy.Sprinkle of rain am. 
21 56 43 43 50 54 32 43 7 0.01 0.0 0 15 0 Pc Pc with th sh arnd 6pm  BB size hail S Mhd  
22 58 33 44 46 53 32 42 4 0.00 0.0 0 19 0 Su Sunny..Very nice fall day.
23 60 35 41 48 52 31 42 6 0.00 0.0 0 17 0 Pc Pc and windy..Gust here at the house 46mph
24 58 31 46 45 52 31 41 4 0.00 0.0 0 20 0 Su Fair and LCT..
25 66 43 48 55 51 30 41 14 0.00 0.0 0   10 0 Su Sunny..Windy..Mild for this time of the year.
26 48 37 38 43 50 30 40 3 0.00 0.0 0 22 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Much cooler
27 49 28 28 39 49 29 39 0 0.00 0.0 0 26 0 Su Sunny and LCT but light winds.
28 60 27 43 44 49 29 39 5 0.00 0.0 0 21 0 Su Fair and warmer..Windy. Nice fall day. 
29 64 31 49 48 48 28 38 10 0.00 0.0 0 17 0 Su Sunny and very mild..Light winds
30 64 39 45 52 47 28 37 15 Trace 0.0 0 13 0 Pc Pc becoming cloudy and very windy 10pm.
31 49 35 36 42 46 27 37 5 0.04 0.0 0   23 0 Su Rain early morning..Sunny most of the day.
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
                              Su October was a mild month with normal
High 85 56         45.3 4.4       Avrg 15 0 8 precipitation.  My first freezing temperature
Low 44 27                         Pc was 31 on the 24th, making it the longest
                Total 2.08 0.0     469 6 8 growing season. We did not have any snow
Avrg 58.6 40.8   49.7       Norm 1.97           Cdy reported in the Fargo-Moorhead  metro. 
                Deprt 0.11           15 Had some BB size hail on the south end of
Total 1817 1264           % Nrm 105.6%             Moorhead but none here on the north side. 
Yearly Summary
                Total 26.45 Trace     691 693    
                Norm 18.07              
                Deprt 8.38              
                %Nrm 146.4%