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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OREGON
806 AM PDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE ASTORIA OR CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

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

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            59                                 69  03/30
LOWEST             32                                 32  03/17
AVG. MAXIMUM     51.8              53.8    -2.0     56.2
AVG. MINIMUM     41.3              38.9     2.4     41.6
MEAN             46.5              46.4     0.1     48.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               3.4    -2.4        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.23   1916
 MINIMUM         0.93   1965
TOTALS          14.45              7.45    7.00    12.10
DAYS >= .01        29              21.0     8.0       24
DAYS >= .10        24              15.4     8.6       20
DAYS >= .50        13               4.9     8.1        7
DAYS >= 1.00        5               1.5     3.5        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.28   03/13 TO 03/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     564               578     -14      460
 SINCE 7/1       3547              3920    -373     3079
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/197
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/190    DATE  03/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/200    DATE  03/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.80
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            2
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         19

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                      18
LIGHT RAIN               29     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      27     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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