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Flooding Threats in the West and the Southeast

The active monsoon season will continue the rest of the week for portions of the Southwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. A stalling front and Gulf moisture will produce slow-moving storms capable of producing heavy rain and flash flooding along the Gulf Coast. Localized areas of critical fire weather conditions are possible in the Pacific Northwest into the Northern Plains Thursday. Read More >

Climate/Almanac Data   -    Feb Normals     -     Feb Records
 
FEBRUARY
 

 Site
 
(Click site name for report)

Avg
Temp
Normal
1991-2020
Dept
From
Norm
Precip
Total
Normal
1991-2020
Dept
From
Norm
Snowfall
Total
Normal
1991-2020
Dept
From
Norm
  Burlington 25.4° 28.8° -3.4° 1.52" 1.69" -0.17" NA NA NA
  Cedar Rapids 20.1° 24.1° -4.0° 0.37" 1.22" -0.85" NA NA NA
  Davenport 24.4° 26.3° -1.9° 0.54" 1.44" -0.90" 2.9" NA NA
  Dubuque 19.8° 22.9° -3.1° 0.38" 1.57" -1.19" 6.5" 10.6" -4.1"
  Iowa City 23.9° 27.0° -3.1° 0.49" 1.21" -0.72" NA NA NA
  Moline 26.1° 27.7° -1.6° 0.87" 1.83" -0.96" 4.0" 8.6" -4.6"
The ranking is listed in parentheses (__) when within the "Top 10".
 
   February 2022 was about 1.5 to 4 degrees below normal.
   Precipitation totals for February 2022 were about normal to around an inch below normal.
   Snowfall totals for February 2022 were about 4 inches below normal.
   Please see Feb Records for monthly record information.
 
 
The climate maps below are courtesy of the Midwest Regional Climate Center.
These maps become available around 10am on the first of the month.
 
Average
Temperature
Average
Temperature
Departure from Mean
Accumulated
Precipitation
Accumulated
Precipitation
Percent of Mean
Accumulated
Snowfall
Accumulated
Snowfall
Percent of Mean
NA NA NA NA NA NA
 
 
 
 
 
Climate/Almanac Data   -   Winter Normals     -     Winter Records
 
WINTER
(DEC-FEB)
 

 Site
 (Click site name for report courtesy of the
   Iowa Environmental Mesonet.)

Avg
Temp
Normal
1991-2020
Dept
From
Norm
Precip
Total
Normal
1991-2020
Dept
From
Norm
Snowfall
Total
Normal
1991-2020
Dept
From
Norm
  Burlington 27.1° 27.7° -0.6° 3.13" 5.01" -1.88" NA NA NA
  Cedar Rapids 21.5° 23.0° -1.5° 2.17" 3.76" -1.59" NA NA NA
  Davenport 25.5° 25.3° +0.2° 2.84" 4.22" -1.38" 17.5" NA NA
  Dubuque 21.5° 22.1° -0.6° 2.57" 4.69" -2.12" 21.0" 31.6" -10.6"
  Iowa City 24.8° 26.0° -1.2° 2.07" 3.70" -1.63" NA NA NA
  Moline 26.9° 26.6° +0.3° 2.90" 5.53" -2.63" 17.3" 28.2" -10.9"
The ranking is listed in parentheses (__) when within the "Top 10"..
 
   Winter 2021-2022 was about normal to 1.5 degrees below normal.
   Precipitation totals for Winter 2021-2022 were about 1.5 to 2.5 inches below normal.
   Snowfall totals for Winter 2021-2022 were about 11 inches below normal.
   Please see Winter Records for seasonal record information.
 
 
The climate maps below are courtesy of the Midwest Regional Climate Center.
 
Average
Temperature
Average
Temperature
Departure from Mean
Accumulated
Precipitation
Accumulated
Precipitation
Percent of Mean
Accumulated
Snowfall
Accumulated
Snowfall
Percent of Mean
 
 
 
A LOOK AHEAD
 
 
March
Temperature Outlook
March
Precipitation Outlook
March - May
Temperature Outlook
March - May
Precipitation Outlook
NA NA NA NA