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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
108 PM EDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE BOSTON MA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              89   03/31/1998
 LOW               -8   03/06/1872
HIGHEST            60   03/28
                        03/11
LOWEST             11   03/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     41.7              45.4    -3.7
AVG. MINIMUM     25.2              31.1    -5.9
MEAN             33.5              38.3    -4.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5               1.8     3.2
DAYS MIN <= 32     22              15.3     6.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.87   2010
 MINIMUM            T   1915
TOTALS           4.48              4.32    0.16
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.14    0.00
DAYS >= .01         9              11.6    -2.6
DAYS >= .10         5               7.4    -2.4
DAYS >= .50         2               2.6    -0.6
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.2    -0.2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.23   03/30 TO 03/30

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           38.9   1993
 SNOW DEPTH         7   MM
TOTALS            2.2               7.8    -5.6
SINCE 7/1        58.6              41.9    16.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.2    -1.2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      1.5   03/13 TO 03/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     970               829     141
 SINCE 7/1       5118              4871     247
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/304
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/350    DATE  03/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/350    DATE  03/26

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     53

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                6     SLEET                      2
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

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