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Kalispell Climatic Report

CDUS45 KMSO 192231
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA, MT                                
430 PM MDT THU OCT 19 2017


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...THE KALISPELL MT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 19 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1894 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         69    231 PM  71    1903  53     16       49       
  MINIMUM         49    532 AM  15    1976  29     20       29       
  AVERAGE         59                        41     18       39      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00          0.52 1933   0.03  -0.03      T      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.71                      0.56   0.15     2.89    
  SINCE OCT 1      0.71                      0.56   0.15     2.89    
  SINCE JAN 1     12.56                     13.55  -0.99    15.98    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0                                               
  MONTH TO DATE    T                                                 
  SINCE JAN 1     54.5                                               
  SINCE JUL 1      T                                                 
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY            6                        24    -18       26       
  MONTH TO DATE  425                       394     31      398       
  SINCE SEP 1    708                       724    -16      739       
  SINCE JUL 1    757                       894   -137      886       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE SEP 1      4                         4      0        1       
  SINCE JAN 1    228                       147     81      157       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    26   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.1                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    68           200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     21           300 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    45                                                       

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THE KALISPELL MT CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   53        72      2014                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28        16      1982                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 19 2017.......SUNRISE   803 AM MDT   SUNSET   640 PM MDT   
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE   805 AM MDT   SUNSET   638 PM MDT   

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




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