Data for Moorhead, MN 56560 Clay County
Station # 21-5586-1 (MORM5)
Keith, Observer
September-02
                                 
Season Fwd                 18.74 T     29 624    
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 82 64 68 73 76 52 64 9 0.22 0.0 0   0 8 Su Sunny but hazy. Light variable winds
2 76 60 60 68 76 52 64 4 0.40 0.0 0   0 3 Su TS Am..Clearing mid morning.Windy,Cooler.
3 83 53 65 68 75 51 63 5 0.00 0.0 0   0 3 Su Sunny..Little warmer.
4 85 60 76 73 75 51 63 10 0.00 0.0 0   0 8 Su Fair and cont. mild. Windy.
5 88 68 71 78 74 50 62 16 0.01 0.0 0   0 13 Pc Sprinkle AM..Pc aftn..Clearing PM..
6 88 69 76 79 74 50 62 17 0.00 0.0 0   0 14 Su Sunny, Hot, and Humid.
7 96 70 81 83 73 49 61 22 0.00 0.0 0   0 18 Su Sunny, Humid, Windy..WG 29 here @ house.
8 94 67 67 81 73 49 61 20 Trace 0.0 0   0 16 Su Nighttime low 71. Hot cont humid..Frnt thru PM
9 67 57 58 62 72 49 60 2 0.08 0.0 0   3 0 Pc Pc becoming cldy with light rain 7pm
10 80 51 61 66 72 48 60 6 0.00 0.0 0   0 1 Su Fair and warmer. Very nice day. Lgt winds
11 83 51 61 67 72 48 60 7 0.00 0.0 0   0 2 Su Sunny and cont mild. Very nice day.
12 84 54 56 69 71 47 59 10 0.00 0.0 0   0 4 Pc Fair to Pc..Cont mild.
13 78 54 64 66 71 47 59 7 0.00 0.0 0   0 1 Pc Pc and little cooler. Little more windy.
14 66 45 46 56 70 46 58 -2 0.00 0.0 0   9 0 Pc Pc and windy. Much colder.
15 74 41 58 58 70 46 58 0 0.00 0.0 0   7 0 Su Fair .Warmer. Windy.
16 88 50 70 69 70 46 58 11 0.00 0.0 0   0 4 Su Fair becoming pc late aftn. Much warmer.
17 86 60 67 73 69 45 57 16 0.00 0.0 0   0 8 Pc Fair to Pc..Windy and very mild.
18 80 64 61 72 69 45 57 15 0.64 0.0 0   0 7 Pc Tstorms aftn. 3/4" hail in Fgo..None here
19 70 49 52 60 68 45 56 4 0.12 0.0 0   5 0 Pc Lgt rain AM..Clearing late aftn.
20 74 47 52 61 68 44 56 5 0.00 0.0 0   4 0 Pc Mild early aftn..Cooling with cold frnt late aftn
21 62 45 47 54 68 44 56 -2 0.00 0.0 0   11 0 Pc Pc..Windy and much cooler. Fall is here.
22 59 40 48 50 67 44 55 -5 0.00 0.0 0   15 0 Pc Pc..Cooler..Breezy
23 54 37 37 46 67 43 55 -9 0.39 Trace 0   19 0 Cdy Rain AM..Sprinkles aftn. Small hail in area.
24 64 35 51 50 66 43 55 -5 0.00 0.0 0   15 0 Pc Frost on cars this AM..Pc and warmer.
25 57 40 44 49 66 42 54 -5 0.00 0.0 0   16 0 Pc Pc and cooler.
26 67 35 42 51 66 42 54 -3 0.00 0.0 0   14 0 Su Sunny and warmer
27 63 35 47 49 65 42 54 -5 0.00 0.0 0   16 0 Pc Sunny Am..Becoming Cldy late aftn..Ap Low 31
28 57 39 42 48 65 41 53 -5 Trace 0.0 0   17 0 Cdy Drizzle AM..
29 57 41 55 49 65 41 53 -4 0.00 0.0 0   16 0 Cdy Cloudy and cont. cool.
30 74 55 59 65 64 41 53 12 0.00 0.0 0   0 0 Pc Dense Fog AM. Pc afternoon Much warmer
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Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Days Recap
Total 2236 1536                         Su September was a warm and dry month.
                              12 Farmers are waiting for a hard freeze.
Avrg 74.5 51.2   62.9     58.0 4.9         6 4 Pc Lowest temperature was 35 on the 26th/27th
High 96 70           Total 1.86 Trace     167 110 15 with the highest 96 on the 7th. ASOS at the
Low 54 35           Norm 2.18           Cdy airport had low of 31 on the 27th.
                Deprt -0.32           3  
                % Nrm 85.3%              
Yearly Summery
                Total 20.60 Trace     196 734    
                Norm 17.59              
                Deprt 3.01              
                %Nrm 117.1%              
                                 

Last Updated on 9/30/02
By Keith
Email: keith@keithwx.com