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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1115 AM EDT FRI APR 1 2016

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...THE LAFAYETTE IN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            72   03/15                         72  03/16
LOWEST             16   03/02                         -6  03/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     56.0              50.3     5.7     46.3
AVG. MINIMUM     36.8              31.3     5.5     26.0
MEAN             46.4              40.8     5.6     36.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               1.9    -1.9        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     11              16.4    -5.4       22
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           4.29              2.67    1.62     0.78
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.09    0.05     0.03
DAYS >= .01        13              10.9     2.1        8
DAYS >= .10         9               5.7     3.3        3
DAYS >= .50         4               1.4     2.6        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.36   03/30 TO 03/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     572               751    -179      885
 SINCE 7/1       4380              5085    -705     5963
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/280    DATE  03/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/270    DATE  03/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      0
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      6

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

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