Data for Moorhead, MN  56560  Clay County  
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
October-13
Season Fwd 24.65 0 0 0 118 665
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 70 52 55 61 64 41 52 9 0.01 0.0 0   4 0 Su Sprinkle 3am then clearing. Windy 
2 64 43 46 54 63 41 52 2 0.03 0.0 0   11 0 Cdy Sprinkle 8am..Lgt rain 3pm
3 56 43 51 50 63 40 51 -1 Trace 0.0 0   15 0 Cdy Sprinkle afternoon
4 51 43 46 47 62 40 51 -4 0.06 0.0 0   18 0 Cdy Light rain aftn.thru the evening.
5 55 46 46 51 62 39 51 1 1.12 0.0 0   14 0 Cdy Rain Am and again this evening. Windy
6 63 41 55 52 61 39 50 2 0.36 0.0 0   13 0 Pc Rain early am..Clearing midmorning. 
7 66 38 54 52 61 39 50 2 0.00 0.0 0   13 0 Su Cool this mornng.Warmer this aftn..Lgt S winds
8 74 51 53 63 60 38 49 14 0.00 0.0 0   2 0 Pc Mild and windy this morning, dim by afternoon
9 71 42 54 57 60 38 49 8 0.00 0.0 0   8 0 Pc Pc and cont mild. Light winds N winds. 
10 72 50 69 61 59 38 48 13 0.00 0.0 0   4 0 Pc Cloudy AM..Pc aftn.Another nice day..
11 69 52 52 61 59 37 48 13 0.34 0.0 0   4 0 Pc Th Stms noon hr/6pm hr/Funnel 15 N/ Day H 67
12 56 44 44 50 58 38 48 3 0.15 0.0 0   15 0 Cdy Rain ending 2:30pm//Clearing pm
13 59 33 47 46 58 36 47 -1 0.01 0.0 0   19 0 Pc Cold Am..Pc nice aftn.Lgt rain 8pm-9pm
14 50 42 42 46 57 36 47 -1 1.23 0.0 0   19 0 Cdy Cold Rain most of the day..
15 44 39 39 42 57 36 46 -4 0.81 0.0 0   23 0 Cdy Rain ending around 3pm. Clear line NW at11p 
16 60 29 49 45 56 35 46 -1 0.00 0.0 0   20 0 Su Clear/Cold am..Nice warm up in the afternoon
17 49 36 36 43 56 35 45 -2 0.01 0.0 0   22 0 Cdy Cool Am..Lgt rain 9-11. am
18 51 32 39 42 55 35 45 -3 Trace 0.0 0   23 0 Pc Light rain 4-5:30 pm..Not much at station.
19 44 32 36 38 55 34 44 -6 0.02 Trace 0   27 0 Pc Light rain 5am, Rain mixed with ice pellets 12p
20 39 33 33 36 54 34 44 -8 0.33 Trace 0   29 0 Cdy Rain 2am-3pm mixing with snow 10am
21 40 30 35 35 54 33 43 -8 0.00 0.0 0   30 0 Pc Pc and little temp change.
22 40 29 35 35 53 33 43 -8 0.00 0.0 0   30 0 Pc Pc about the same tempatures as yesterday.
23 39 31 34 35 52 33 42 -7 Trace Trace 0   30 0 Cdy Mostly cloudy..Light flurries 8:45-9:30
24 42 29 36 36 52 32 42 -6 Trace 0.0 0   29 0 Cdy Sprinkle of rain mid afternoon
25 59 27 40 43 51 32 41 2 0.00 0.0 0   22 0 Su Fair and much warmer..Windy W 25-35.
26 43 32 33 38 51 31 41 -3 0.00 0.0 0   27 0 Pc Pc and cooler..Windy dim by evening
27 47 30 34 39 50 31 40 -1 0.00 0.0 0   26 0 Pc Pc becoming cloudy and wind afternoon.
28 37 20 24 29 49 30 40 -11 0.00 0.0 0   36 0 Su Fair and cooler..Coldest morning of the season
29 35 22 35 29 49 30 39 -10 Trace Trace 0   36 0 Cdy Cold..Light flurries around noon.
30 38 33 37 36 48 29 39 -3 0.01 0.0 0   29 0 Cdy Lgt drizzle off most of the day.
31 44 36 41 40 48 29 38 2 Trace 0.0 0   25 0 Cdy Cloudy Lgt Drizzle this morning the again 10p
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 1627 1140                         Su Above normal temperatures first 10 days but
                              5 then below normal the balance of the month.
Avrg 52.5 36.8   44.7     45.5 -0.8         20 0 Pc Had lots of rain during the month with the most
High 74 52           Total 4.49 Tr     623 0 12 falling on the 14th with 1.23. Had just a 
Low 35 20           Norm 2.15 0.7         Cdy trace of snow on 4 days none ever staying 
                Deprt 2.34 0.7         14 on the ground. 
                % Nrm 208.9% 0.0%            
Yearly Summery  (Snowfall July to June)
                Total 29.14 Tr     741 665    
                Norm 20.75 0.7            
                Deprt 8.39 0.7            
                %Nrm 140.4% 0.0%