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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
703 PM CDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE HARRISON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             112   08/03/2011
                        08/09/1934
 LOW               41   08/31/1915
HIGHEST            95   08/12        88       7       97  08/09
                        08/04
LOWEST             55   08/22        67     -12       52  08/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.1              88.9    -2.8     85.7
AVG. MINIMUM     68.5              66.4     2.1     63.4
MEAN             77.3              77.6    -0.3     74.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      9              14.2    -5.2        7
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.56   1915
 MINIMUM            T   2007
TOTALS           6.93              3.58    3.35     5.13
DAILY AVG.       0.22              0.12    0.10     0.17
DAYS >= .01        13               8.3     4.7        7
DAYS >= .10         8                                  4
DAYS >= .50         4                                  3
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.0     2.0        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.16   08/05 TO 08/05

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        1
 SINCE 7/1          0                 1      -1        1
COOLING TOTAL     386               393      -7      302
 SINCE 1/1       1311              1211     100     1220

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/13/1902
 LATEST       05/17/1912
EARLIEST                        10/29
LATEST                          04/04
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/020    DATE  08/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/030    DATE  08/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      23     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      9
HAZE                      0

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

&&

...DATA FOR HARRISON FOR AUGUST 2016...

.SUMMARY...
THE MEAN TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST WAS CLOSE TO THE 30-YEAR AVERAGE.
RAINFALL WAS WELL ABOVE AVERAGE. IT WAS THE WETTEST AUGUST IN THREE YEARS...
AND ONE OF THE WETTEST EVER RECORDED.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...
THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 2014. THE AVERAGE LOW
TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 2011. THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS THE
WARMEST SINCE 2014.

.DAILY TEMPERATURES...
AVERAGE ON TWO DAYS...ABOVE AVERAGE ON 18 DAYS...AND BELOW AVERAGE ON 11 DAYS.

.TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...
NONE.

.MONTHLY RAINFALL...
IT WAS THE WETTEST AUGUST SINCE 2013...AND THE 9TH WETTEST ON RECORD.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...

DATE   NEW RECORD         PREVIOUS RECORD
 5TH  2.16 IN 2016          1.96 IN 1993
 7TH  1.43 IN 2016          1.43 IN 2008

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