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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
1131 AM PDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE ASTORIA OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1953 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            67                                 70  03/30
LOWEST             30                                 29  03/09
AVG. MAXIMUM     54.7              53.8     0.9     52.7
AVG. MINIMUM     41.5              38.9     2.6     39.8
MEAN             48.1              46.4     1.7     46.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               3.4    -1.4        4
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.31   1997
 MINIMUM         0.93   1965
TOTALS          10.86              7.45    3.41     3.91
DAYS >= .01        25              21.0     4.0       20
DAYS >= .10        20              15.4     4.6       13
DAYS >= .50         8               4.9     3.1        3
DAYS >= 1.00        4               1.5     2.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.43   03/05 TO 03/05

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     516               578     -62      573
 SINCE 7/1       3945              3920      25     3953
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.3
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/213
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/200    DATE  03/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    60/190    DATE  03/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         16

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     79

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                      15
LIGHT RAIN               28     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      29     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      3

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

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