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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
118 AM EDT WED MAY 17 2017


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...THE GRAND RAPIDS MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 16 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         88    404 PM  89    1977  70     18       68
                                      1962
  MINIMUM         57    559 AM  29    1997  48      9       42
  AVERAGE         73                        59     14       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.04          1.97 1974   0.12  -0.08      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.49                      2.01  -1.52     2.51
  SINCE MAR 1     10.03                      7.73   2.30    11.37
  SINCE JAN 1     15.59                     11.61   3.98    16.30

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1997   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0       T
  SINCE MAR 1      5.1                      10.1   -5.0     19.5
  SINCE JUL 1     60.1                      74.9  -14.8     61.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         7     -7       10
  MONTH TO DATE  183                       152     31      178
  SINCE MAR 1   1495                      1580    -85     1491
  SINCE JUL 1   5549                      6357   -808     5568

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        8                         1      7        0
  MONTH TO DATE    8                        12     -4        0
  SINCE MAR 1     13                        20     -7        0
  SINCE JAN 1     13                        20     -7        0
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED  11   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   S (200)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (210)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (220)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  85 PERCENT
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    86           600 AM
 LOWEST     31           400 PM
 AVERAGE    59

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THE GRAND RAPIDS MI CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70        91      1962
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48        30      1973


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 17 2017...........SUNRISE   617 AM EDT   SUNSET   901 PM EDT
MAY 18 2017...........SUNRISE   616 AM EDT   SUNSET   902 PM EDT


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




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