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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
552 PM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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...THE MITCHELL SD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   10/02/1997
                        10/03/1938
                        10/04/1922
 LOW               -8   10/29/1925
HIGHEST            81   10/21        MM      MM       82  10/02
LOWEST             14   10/31        MM      MM       25  10/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.1              61.9     3.2     57.8
AVG. MINIMUM     37.8              37.4     0.4     38.1
MEAN             51.5              49.7     1.8     48.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      7               8.6    -1.6       11
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.64              1.62   -0.98     4.34
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.05   -0.03     0.14
DAYS >= .01         4                MM      MM       13
DAYS >= .10         2                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= .50         0                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.28   10/27 TO 10/27
                        10/21 TO 10/22
                        10/22 TO 10/22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     410               483     -73      522
 SINCE 7/1        540               641    -101      583
COOLING TOTAL       0                 7      -7        2
 SINCE 1/1        724               824    -100      946
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/310    DATE  10/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/310    DATE  10/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     60

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      4

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

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