Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
October-12
Season Fwd 12.97 0 0 0 200 795
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 Fall Depth 7am SWE HDD CDD Sky Description Of Weather
1 70 49 50 60 64 41 52 8 0.00 0.0 0   5 0 Pc Cooler but still a very nice day..Windy. (NW)
2 77 40 58 59 63 41 52 7 0.00 0.0 0   6 0 Su Mild but very windy. Gust around 35-40.
3 58 44 45 51 63 40 51 0 Trace 0.0 0   14 0 Pc Windy and much colder..Lgt sprinkle 10pm
4 45 32 36 39 62 40 51 -12 0.55 1.4 1   26 0 Cdy Rain/Snow Am endng early afternoon. Windy
5 41 29 33 35 62 39 51 -16 0.04 Trace 0   30 0 Cdy Light rain, drizzle, sleet, graupel, snow aftn-pm
6 48 27 34 38 61 39 50 -12 0.00 0.0 0   27 0 Pc Fair-Pc  Little warmer..Light winds.
7 59 31 45 45 61 39 50 -5 0.00 0.0 0   20 0 Pc Sunny afternoon, warmer, nice day.
8 54 37 46 46 60 38 49 -3 0.02 0.0 0   19 0 Cdy Light rain this morning. Pc late afternoon.
9 46 36 36 41 60 38 49 -8 Trace Trace 0   24 0 Cdy Light rain, ice pellets, and graupel at 12pm.
10 50 30 37 40 59 38 48 -8 0.02 0.0 0   25 0 Cdy Light rain midmorning and again this evening.
11 47 28 28 38 59 37 48 -10 0.00 0.0 0   27 0 Pc Cooler a bit more windy but nice afternoon.
12 53 25 48 39 58 38 48 -9 0.00 0.0 0   26 0 Pc Wamer and strong southerly winds. 25-35mph
13 65 40 45 53 58 36 47 6 0.00 0.0 0   12 0 Su Mostly sunny and mild late fall day.
14 56 33 37 45 57 36 47 -2 0.00 0.0 0   20 0 Su Cooler Northerly winds 18-20.
15 66 32 57 49 57 36 46 3 Trace 0.0 0   16 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Sprinkle around 11am./2pm
16 73 52 59 63 56 35 46 17 Trace 0.0 0   2 0 Pc Sprinkle early am..Mild afternoon. Light winds
17 59 44 44 52 56 35 45 7 1.07 0.0 0   13 0 Cdy Rain most of the day heavy at times.
18 49 41 41 45 55 35 45 0 0.70 0.0 0   20 0 Cdy Drizzle rain all day..Very windy 
19 42 39 41 41 55 34 44 -3 0.16 0.0 0   24 0 Cdy Light rain Am..Wind dim afternoon
20 51 39 48 45 54 34 44 1 0.00 0.0 0   20 0 Cdy Cloudy and cool. Windy pm
21 57 43 44 50 54 33 43 7 Trace 0.0 0   15 0 Pc Pc. Warmer..Lighter winds Rain early AM
22 52 40 48 46 53 33 43 3 0.01 0.0 0   19 0 Cdy Cooler..Rain 11pm-12am with lightning. 
23 55 48 49 52 52 33 42 10 0.05 0.0 0   13 0 Cdy Light rain/drizzle some 
24 49 36 36 43 52 32 42 1 Trace 0.0 0   22 0 Cdy Daytime high 41. Light rain/drizze all day.
25 39 32 35 36 51 32 41 -5 Trace Trace 0   29 0 Cdy Light graupel around 6-7pm
26 40 33 33 37 51 31 41 -4 0.00 0.0 0   28 0 Pc Windy, cooler, did not see any flurries today.
27 38 24 28 31 50 31 40 -9 0.12 1.4 0   34 0 Cdy Light snow starting around 4pm-obs time
28 36 21 36 29 49 30 40 -11 0.06 0.8 2   36 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy Light snow early am.
29 49 35 38 42 49 30 39 3 0.00 0.0 0   23 0 Su Snow all melted ovder night. Sunny afternoon
30 45 35 35 40 48 29 39 1 Trace 0.0 0   25 0 Cdy Cloudy with a sprinkle around noon hr. 
31 52 35 40 44 48 29 38 6 Trace 0.0 0   21 0 Pc Sprinkle around 3-4am..Pc afternoon.
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 1621 1110                         Su Oct was a very cloudy month with temperatures 
                              4 below normal. Highest temperature was 77
Avrg 52.3 35.8   44.1     45.5 -1.4         21 0 Pc with the coldest being 21. Greatest snowfall
High 77 52           Total 2.80 3.6     641 0 10 was on the 4th and 27th with 1.4 inches. 
Low 36 21           Norm 2.15 0.7         Cdy  
                Deprt 0.65 2.9         17  
                % Nrm 130.4% 514.4%            
Yearly Summery  (Snowfall July to June)
                Total 15.77 3.6     841 795    
                Norm 20.75 0.7            
                Deprt -4.98 2.9            
                %Nrm 76.0% 514.4%