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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
519 AM EST THU MAR 3 2016

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   02/26/1977
                        02/25/1930
 LOW               -8   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            75   12/26
LOWEST             15   02/14
                        02/11
                        01/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     53.5              50.4     3.1
AVG. MINIMUM     35.1              31.2     3.9
MEAN             44.3              40.8     3.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5               2.9     2.1
DAYS MIN <= 32     43              50.0    -7.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.1    -0.1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.84   1915
 MINIMUM         3.81   1986
TOTALS          12.79              9.00    3.79
DAYS >= .01        32              27.6     4.4
DAYS >= 1.00        4               2.0     2.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.88   12/22 TO 12/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           26.0   1966
TOTALS            4.5               6.6    -2.1
DAYS >= TRACE       9               3.5     5.5
DAYS >= 1.0         2               2.0     0.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   01/23

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1872              2195    -323
 SINCE 7/1       2386              2875    -489
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/190    DATE  02/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/330    DATE  12/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           24
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             25
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         42

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               13     RAIN                      17
LIGHT RAIN               30     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                      2
FOG                      46     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     25
HAZE                      2

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

&&

THE MEAN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 44.3 F MADE DJF 2015-2016 THE 8TH WARMEST ON
RECORD.

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