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Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Possible Over The Plains; Typhoon Bualoi Approaches The CNMI

A storm system will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes over the south central U.S. today. Heavy rainfall may also lead to flash flooding. The system will shift toward the eastern U.S. on Tuesday. Over the western Pacific, Typhoon Bualoi will intensify and impact the northern Mariana Islands early this week. Read More >

Year End Climate Summary - 2013

National Weather Service, Springfield, MO

Year End Summary

 

Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Highest Temperature of the Year
96
98
95
97
Average High Temperature
65.5
66.7
65.6
63.5
Lowest Temperature of the Year
1
9
6
3
Average Low Temperature
45.2
45.9
44.6
43.0
Average Mean Temperature
55.3
56.3
55.1
53.2
Depart from Normal
-1.0
-2.2
-1.7
-1.9
Rank
44th coldest / 126
12th coldest / 86
18th coldest / 66
4th coldest / 69
Days with lows of 32 deg F or Lower
113
78
107
123
Days with lows of 0 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
0
Days with highs of 32 degrees or lower
16
5
13
30
Days with highs of 90 degrees or warmer
33
52
17
20
 
Precipitation (Inches)
51.84
44.44
55.01
41.62
Depart from Normal
+6.27
-2.11
+8.79
-2.02
Rank
15th wettest / 126
41st wettest / 104
9th wettest / 66
28th wettest / 72
days of 0.01 or greater
114
93
105
105
days of 0.10 or greater
80
63
65
74
days of 0.50 or greater
34
32
34
33
days of 1.00 or greater
15
12
19
11
Yearly Snowfall
24.9

Year End Summary - Climatology

Month
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Mean Temperature
Departure
Mean Temperature
Departure
Mean Temperature
Departure
Mean Temperature
Departure
January
36.7
4.1
37.2
2.3
36.5
2.5
33.4
2.3
February
36.8
-0.4
37.6
-2.2
37.3
-0.6
34.1
-1.6
March
41.6
-4.7
43.5
-5.4
41.1
-6.4
38.3
-7.0
April
54.1
-1.7
54.7
-3.7
54.8
-2.6
52.3
-2.9
May
63.8
-1.0
63.8
-3.2
63.7
-1.7
63.0
-0.8
June
73.7
0.3
75.1
-0.4
72.8
-0.9
71.4
-1.0
July
76.7
-1.5
77.9
-2.3
74.2
-3.8
73.8
-3.5
August
76.3
-1.5
77.4
-2.3
74.5
-2.7
74.2
-2.1
September
71.9
2.9
72.8
2.0
71.0
2.1
69.8
2.2
October
56.8
-1.0
57.8
-2.0
57.5
0.1
55.4
-1.2
November
43.6
-2.5
44.4
-4.0
43.4
-3.4
41.8
-3.4
December
31.9
-3.1
33.0
-4.2
34.6
-1.6
31.2
-2.5
Annual
55.3
-1.0
56.3
-2.2
55.1
-1.7
53.2
-1.9
44th coldest / 126
12th coldest / 86
18th coldest / 66
4th coldest / 69

 

Month
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Precipitation
Departure
Precipitation
Departure
Precipitation
Departure
Precipitation
Departure
January
3.06
0.59
2.45
0.42
3.38
0.66
2.47
0.30
February
2.28
-0.24
2.70
0.38
4.74
1.90
2.24
0.31
March
4.77
1.15
2.70
-0.72
3.75
-0.54
3.26
-0.19
April
5.64
1.32
6.65
2.18
5.21
0.73
6.20
1.98
May
7.97
2.87
7.89
2.18
5.54
0.60
7.12
2.08
June
2.26
-2.59
5.39
-0.47
3.67
-0.35
3.79
-0.84
July
6.33
2.65
3.31
-0.50
6.12
2.57
3.58
-0.86
August
5.84
2.29
4.60
1.25
10.62
7.39
4.29
0.62
September
2.18
-2.43
0.20
-4.75
1.66
-2.43
2.86
-1.18
October
6.93
3.34
4.75
0.72
3.51
-0.33
2.24
-1.27
November
2.02
-2.20
2.42
-1.36
4.50
-0.08
1.67
-2.20
December
2.56
-0.48
1.38
-1.44
2.31
-1.33
1.87
-0.77
Annual
51.84
+6.27
44.44
-2.11
55.01
+8.79
41.59
-2.02
15th wettest / 126
41st wettest / 104
9th wettest / 66
28th wettest / 72

Year End Summary - Top Weather Stories

Here are links to some of our top weather events of the year.

 

2013
   
December 20th - 21st
  Winter Weather and Flooding
December 13th
  Winter Event
December 9th
  Snowfall
December 5th-6th
  Snowfall
August 3rd-10th
  Extreme heavy rainfall and flash flooding
July 29th-30th
  EF-1 Tornado and Flash Flooding
July 21st
  Weak Tornado in Springfield
June 27th-28th
  Severe Storms
June 15th
  Intense Rainfall and Flash Flooding - South Springfield
May 30th-June 1st
  Severe Storms and Flooding
May 19th-20th
  Tornadoes and Severe Storms
May 3rd
  Historic Snowfall for the Ozarks
April 17th-18th
  Severe Storms and Flooding
April 10th
  Severe Storms and Flooding
April 7th
  Large Hail
March 30th
  Large Hail
March 24th
  Snowfall
March 21st
  Snowfall
February 26th
  Snowfall
February 20th-21st
  Winter Storm
Jan 29th
  Severe Storms
January 12th-13th
  Winter Weather

Monthly Summaries

 

2013

Year End Summary - Outlook

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