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Climatological Report (Daily) (CLI)

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN                               
744 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018


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...THE TWIN CITIES MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 17 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0700 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         50    253 PM  84    1910  58     -8       73       
  MINIMUM         34    649 AM  22    1952  39     -5       47       
                                      1948                          
  AVERAGE         42                        48     -6       60      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00          1.24 1879   0.08  -0.08     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    2.95                      1.50   1.45     3.76    
  SINCE SEP 1      9.82                      4.58   5.24     4.80    
  SINCE JAN 1     30.14                     26.75   3.39    30.45    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0           T    2004   0.0    0.0      0.0     
                                      1933                          
                                      1990                          
  MONTH TO DATE    0.3                       0.1    0.2      0.0     
  SINCE SEP 1      0.3                       0.1    0.2      0.0     
  SINCE JUL 1      0.3                       0.1    0.2      0.0     
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY           23                        17      6        5       
  MONTH TO DATE  334                       230    104      172       
  SINCE SEP 1    448                       384     64      237       
  SINCE JUL 1    455                       403     52      244       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         3     -3        0       
  SINCE SEP 1    126                        69     57      141       
  SINCE JAN 1   1135                       750    385      829       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.9                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.                            
  HAZE                                                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    76           800 AM                                     
 LOWEST     38           500 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    57                                                       

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THE TWIN CITIES MN CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        87      1950                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        18      1972                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 17 2018.......SUNRISE   731 AM CDT   SUNSET   625 PM CDT   
OCTOBER 18 2018.......SUNRISE   732 AM CDT   SUNSET   623 PM CDT   

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




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