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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
746 AM CDT SUN JUN 1 2014

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...THE JAMESTOWN ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             107   05/29/1934
 LOW                8   05/01/1909
HIGHEST            88                                 90  05/13
LOWEST             27                                 22  05/03
                                                          05/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.7              67.9    -2.2
AVG. MINIMUM     44.3              42.5     1.8
MEAN             55.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.5    -0.5
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      6               3.9     2.1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.24   2004
 MINIMUM         0.71   2002
TOTALS           5.38
DAILY AVG.       0.17              0.09    0.08     0.14
DAYS >= .01        12              10.4     1.6
DAYS >= .10         8               5.5     2.5        7
DAYS >= .50         2               1.6     0.4        3
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.6     1.4        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.96   05/23 TO 05/23              2.15

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL      54                18      36
 SINCE 1/1         54                20      34
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/150    DATE  05/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    61/080    DATE  05/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

$$

A RECORD 24 HOUR RAINFALL OF 2.96 INCHES WAS SET AT JAMESTOWN ND ON
MAY 23, 2014. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 1.08 INCHES SET IN 1971.








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