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Climatological Report (Daily) (CLI)

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHANHASSEN MN                               
152 AM CDT TUE OCT 16 2018


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...THE TWIN CITIES MN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 15 2018...

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)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         45    441 PM  85    1968  59    -14       53       
                                      1947                          
  MINIMUM         30    648 AM  21    1876  40    -10       41       
  AVERAGE         38                        49    -11       47      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.24 1966   0.08  -0.08     0.03    
  MONTH TO DATE    2.95                      1.34   1.61     3.76    
  SINCE SEP 1      9.82                      4.42   5.40     4.80    
  SINCE JAN 1     30.14                     26.59   3.55    30.45    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.3  1992   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.3                       0.0    0.3      0.0     
  SINCE SEP 1      0.3                       T      0.3      0.0     
  SINCE JUL 1      0.3                       T      0.3      0.0     
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       27                        16     11       18       
  MONTH TO DATE  294                       197     97      155       
  SINCE SEP 1    408                       351     57      220       
  SINCE JUL 1    415                       370     45      227       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        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 (310)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.7                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    75           800 AM                                     
 LOWEST     40           500 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    58                                                       

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THE TWIN CITIES MN CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        86      1938                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        23      1952                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 16 2018.......SUNRISE   730 AM CDT   SUNSET   626 PM CDT   
OCTOBER 17 2018.......SUNRISE   731 AM CDT   SUNSET   625 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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