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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN
630 AM CDT MON DEC 01 2014

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...THE ST CLOUD MN  CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF  NOVEMBER 2014...

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

            WEATHER   OBSERVED  NORMAL    DEPART    LAST YEARS
            VALUE     DATE(S)     VALUE   FROM      VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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MONTHLY       REPORT   NOVEMBER    2014      STC     AIRPORT

TEMPS                   ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
AVERAGE     MAX          31.1      39.0      -7.9     COOLER     8   COLD
AVERAGE     MIN          14.7      21.7      -7.0     COOLER    10   COLD
MONTH       MEAN         22.9      30.4      -7.5     COOLER     9   COLD

DAILY       MAX           57        NOV-02-2014
DAILY       MIN           -7        NOV-21-2014

HDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
TOTAL       MONTH        1256      1040      216      COOLER     9   COLD
TOTAL       SEASON       1932      1925       7       COOLER    42   COLD

CDD                     ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
TOTAL       MONTH         0         0         0       NORMAL    N/A
TOTAL       ANNUAL       597       464       133      WARMER    43   WARM

PRECIP                  ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART             RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        1.89      1.38      0.51     WETTER    26   WET
ANNUAL      TOTAL       35.97     26.91      9.06     WETTER     5   WET
DAILY       MAX          1.24       NOV-10-2014

SNW                     ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART             RANK
MONTH       TOTAL        17.6      8.4       9.2     SNOWIER     3   WET
SEASON      TOTAL        17.6      9.2       8.4     SNOWIER     8   WET
DAILY       MAX          13.2       NOV-10-2014
MAX         DEPTH         11        NOV-11-2014

NOVEMBER    EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     NOVEMBER  EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART               RANK
NOVEMBER    MAX       51.8      2001      12.8      WARMEST      1   WARM
NOVEMBER    MAX       24.9      1896      -14.1     COLDEST      1   COLD
NOVEMBER    MIN       31.7      2001      10.0      WARMEST      1   WARM
NOVEMBER    MIN       12.3      1976      -9.4      COLDEST      1   COLD
NOVEMBER    MEAN      41.8      2001      11.4      WARMEST      1   WARM
NOVEMBER    MEAN      18.7      1896      -11.7     COLDEST      1   COLD
NOVEMBER    HDD       690       2001      -350      WARMEST      1   WARM
NOVEMBER    HDD       1383      1896      343       COLDEST      1   COLD
NOVEMBER    CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  WARMEST      1   WARM
NOVEMBER    CDD       0         NONE      RECORDED  COLDEST      1   COLD
NOVEMBER    PCP       4.16      1922      2.78      WETTEST      1   WET
NOVEMBER    PCP       T         1939      -1.38     DRIEST       1   DRY
NOVEMBER    SNOW      34.1      1940      25.7      SNOWIEST     1   WET
NOVEMBER    SNOW      T         2009      -8.4      DRIEST       1   DRY

WIND        MPH         ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART
ANNUAL      AVERAGE      10.2      12.4      -2.2

PEAK WIND   GUST          44 MPH NORTHWEST NOV-07-2014
DAILY FAST  2-MINUTE      33 MPH NORTHWEST NOV-07-2014

MONTHLY
SUNSHINE     MINUTES   MINUTES  HOURS     HOURS      PERCENT   PERCENT
1-MONTH      MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
NOVEMBER        0        -71       0.0       -1.2       0       -17

SEASONAL SEPTEMBER OCTOBER NOVEMBER (SON)
SUNSHINE     MINUTES   MINUTES  HOURS     HOURS      PERCENT   PERCENT
3-MONTH      MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
SON             0        -260      0.0       -4.3       0       -61

ANNUAL
SUNSHINE     MINUTES   MINUTES  HOURS     HOURS      PERCENT  PERCENT
11-MONTH     MIN-GAIN  MIN-LOSS HOUR-GAIN HOUR-LOSS  PCT-GAIN PCT-LOSS
JAN-NOV        417       -404      7.0       -6.7       99      -96

WEATHER               ACTUAL
TYPE        NCDC      COUNT
1=FOG/MIST            11
2=FOG DENSE 1.0       3
3=THUNDER   0.5       0
4=IP/SLEET            0
5=HAIL                0
6=FRZ RAIN            0
7=BLWG DUST           0
8=HAZE/SMK            13
9=BLWG SNW            0

TEMP           NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
MAXIMUM       NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<=32           9.0        18        8         9     COOLER
>=50                      3         6         -3    COOLER
>=60                      0         1         -1    COOLER
>=70                      0         0         0     NORMAL
>=80                      0         0         0     NORMAL
>=90           0.0        0         0         0     NORMAL

TEMP           NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
MINIMUM       NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
<= 32          25.5       26        26        1     COOLER
<= 20                     18        18        0     NORMAL
<= 10                     14        14        0     NORMAL
<= 0           1.6        5         5         3     COOLER
<= -10                    0         0         0     NORMAL
>= 50                     0         0         0     NORMAL

PRECIP         NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  9         9         0     NORMAL
>= 0.01        7.8        9         10        1     WETTER
>= 0.10        3.6        10        3         6     WETTER
>= 0.25                   3         2         1     WETTER
>= 0.50        0.8        2         1         1     WETTER
>= 1.00        0.1        1         1         1     WETTER

SNOW           NCDC     COUNT     NUMBER   OF DAYS
DAYS WITH A   NORMAL    ACTUAL   AVERAGE    DEPART
T (ONLY)                  1         6         -5    DRIER
>= 0.1         5.0        6         9         1     SNOWIER
>= 1.0         2.2        9         2         7     SNOWIER
>= 1.5                    2         1         1     SNOWIER
>= 2.0                    1         1         0     NORMAL
>= 3.0                    1         1         0     NORMAL

NEW DAILY    EXTREME
MAX TEMP        0
COLD MAX        1
MIN TEMP        2
WARM MIN        0
PRECIP          1
SNOW            1

NEW DAILY   RECORD    EXTREME     LISTING           PREVIOUS
TYPE        NEW/TIE   /AMOUNT       /DATE YEAR      SET/TIE     OLD  YEAR
PRECIP      NEW->        1.24       NOV-10-2014     OLD->      0.67  1998
SNOW        NEW->        13.2       NOV-10-2014     OLD->       4.3  1946
SNOW NOV-X  NEW->        13.2       NOV-10-2014     OLD-> 12.0 IN NOV-21-1898
COLD LOW    TIE->         -6        NOV-15-2014     TIES->      -6   1933
COLD MAX    TIE->         18        NOV-18-2014     TIES->      18   1894
COLD LOW    NEW->         -7        NOV-21-2014     OLD->       -3   2000


3 MONTH LISTING WITH NORMALS...DEPARTURES AND RANKINGS

3-MONTH     DATA      SEPTEMBER OCTOBER   NOVEMBER  (SON)
SON         2014      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART               RANK
SON-14      MAX       54.2      55.3      -1.1      COOLER      33   COLD
SON-14      MIN       34.0      34.5      -0.5      COOLER      23   COLD
SON-14      MEAN      44.1      44.9      -0.8      COOLER      49   COLD
SON-14      HDD       1923      1867      56        COOLER      35   COLD
SON-14      CDD       43        35        8         WARMER     NEAR  NORM
SON-14      PRECIP    6.60      7.33      -0.73     DRIER      NEAR  NORM
SON-14      SNW       17.6      9.2       8.4       SNOWIER      8   WET

3-MONTH EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREME     SON       EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART                RANK
SEP-OCT-NOV MAX       62.6      1963      7.3       WARMEST      1   WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MAX       46.8      1896      -8.5      COLDEST      1   COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV MIN       41.3      1931      6.8       WARMEST      1   WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MIN       27.3      1976      -7.2      COLDEST      1   COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV MEAN      51.3      1963      6.4       WARMEST      1   WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV MEAN      37.9      1896      -7.0      COLDEST      1   COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV HDD       1259      1963      -608      WARMEST      1   WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV HDD       2454      1896      587       COLDEST      1   COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV CDD       204       1908      169       WARMEST      1   WARM
SEP-OCT-NOV CDD       5         1924      -30       COLDEST      1   COLD
SEP-OCT-NOV PRECIP    13.47     1926      6.14      WETTEST      1   WET
SEP-OCT-NOV PRECIP    0.61      1952      -6.72     DRIEST       1   DRY
SEP-OCT-NOV SNW       34.1      1940      24.9      SNOWIEST     1   WET
SEP-OCT-NOV SNW       T         1928      -9.2      DRIEST       1   DRY

ANNUAL      DATA      JANUARY   THROUGH   NOVEMBER

JAN-NOV     2014      ACTUAL    NORMAL    DEPART               RANK
JAN-NOV-14  MAX       53.3      56.1      -2.8      COOLER      13   COLD
JAN-NOV-14  MIN       32.7      34.3      -1.6      COOLER      26   COLD
JAN-NOV-14  MEAN      43.0      45.2      -2.2      COOLER     NEAR  NORM
JAN-NOV-14  HDD-ANN   7768      7010      758       COOLER      14   COLD
JUL-NOV-14  HDD-SEA   1932      1925      7         COOLER      42   COLD
JAN-NOV-14  CDD       597       1908      133       WARMER      43   WARM
JAN-NOV-14  PRECIP    35.97     26.91     9.06      WETTER       5   WET
JAN-NOV-14  SNOW-ANN  69.1      36.3      32.8      SNOWIER      3   WET
JUL-NOV-14  SNOW-SEA  17.6      9.2       8.4       SNOWIER      8   WET

ANNUAL EXTREMES WARMEST/COLDEST/WETTEST ON RECORD  FOR COMPARISON
EXTREMES    JAN-NOV   EXTREME   YEAR      DEPART                RANK
JAN-NOV     MAX       61.1      2012      5.0       WARMEST      1   WARM
JAN-NOV     MAX       51.3      1979      -4.8      COLDEST      1   COLD
JAN-NOV     MIN       39.4      1931      5.1       WARMEST      1   WARM
JAN-NOV     MIN       29.3      1950      -5.0      COLDEST      1   COLD
JAN-NOV     MEAN      49.8      1931      4.6       WARMEST      1   WARM
JAN-NOV     MEAN      40.6      1979      -4.6      COLDEST      1   COLD
JAN-NOV     HDD-ANN   5741      2012      -1269     WARMEST      1   WARM
JAN-NOV     HDD-ANN   8325      1979      1315      COLDEST      1   COLD
JUL-NOV     HDD-SEA   1295      1963      -630      WARMEST      1   WARM
JUL-NOV     HDD-SEA   2540      1896      615       COLDEST      1   COLD
JAN-NOV     CDD       989       1921      -919      WARMEST      1   WARM
JAN-NOV     CDD       192       1992      -1716     COLDEST      1   COLD
JAN-NOV     PRECIP    40.73     1897      13.82     WETTEST      1   WET
JAN-NOV     PRECIP    14.40     1910      -12.51    DRIEST       1   DRY
JAN-NOV     SNOW-ANN  80.0      1965      43.7      SNOWIEST     1   WET
JAN-NOV     SNOW-ANN  4.0       1902      -32.3     DRIEST       1   DRY
JUL-NOV     SNOW-SEA  34.1      1940      24.9      SNOWIEST     1   WET
JUL-NOV     SNOW-SEA  T         1928      -9.2      DRIEST       1   DRY

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