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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
739 AM EST MON JAN 1 2018

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...THE FAYETTEVILLE REGL AIRPORT NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1910 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              86   12/20/1931
 LOW                2   12/30/1917
HIGHEST            75   12/05                         77
LOWEST             22   12/29                         22
                        12/28
AVG. MAXIMUM     55.8              55.6     0.2     56.5
AVG. MINIMUM     36.2              35.1     1.1     37.1
MEAN             46.0              45.4     0.6     46.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32     10                                  9
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.73   1983
TOTALS           2.97              2.65    0.32     2.64
DAYS >= .01         7
DAYS >= .10         5
DAYS >= .50         2
DAYS >= 1.00        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.47   12/08 TO 12/08

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     580               611     -31      557
 SINCE 7/1       1013              1059     -46      908
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/320    DATE  12/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/310    DATE  12/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      0

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

&&

ON DECEMBER 8, A RECORD RAINFALL OF 1.47 INCHES WAS SET AT THE FAYETTEVILLE REGIONAL
AIRPORT NC YESTERDAY. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF 1.47 INCHES SET IN 1920.

On DECEMBER 20, A RECORD RAINFALL OF 0.80 INCHES WAS SET AT FAYETTEVILLE REGIONAL
AIRPORT (KFAY). THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 0.55 SET IN 1951.

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