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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1231 PM CST MON DEC 1 2014

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...THE PINE BLUFF CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1883 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              87   11/14/1955
                        11/13/1955
                        11/18/1930
 LOW               14   11/29/1976
                        11/19/1903
HIGHEST            75   11/04        63      12       81  11/17
LOWEST             20   11/18        42     -22       23  11/28
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.4              63.6    -6.2     58.8
AVG. MINIMUM     37.7              42.7    -5.0     39.0
MEAN             47.5              53.1    -5.6     48.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     13               3.4     9.6        9
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.18   2004
 MINIMUM         0.02   1910
TOTALS           3.15              4.83   -1.68     2.88
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.16   -0.05     0.10
DAYS >= .01         7               9.1    -2.1        8
DAYS >= .10         5                                  6
DAYS >= .50         3                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.4    -0.4        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.48   11/04 TO 11/05

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            5.0   1929
 24 HR TOTAL      5.0   11/22/1929 TO 11/22/1929
 SNOW DEPTH         5   11/22/1929
TOTALS            0.1               0.0     0.1        T
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.01                 T    0.01       MM
SINCE 7/1         0.1               0.0     0.1        T
 LIQUID 7/1      0.01              0.00    0.01       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       3               0.0     3.0        2
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         T   11/13
 24 HR TOTAL      0.1   11/13 TO 11/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     519               367     152      481
 SINCE 7/1        604               504     100      600
COOLING TOTAL       3                12      -9        6
 SINCE 1/1       1901              2131    -230     2148

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/10/2000
 LATEST       04/25/1910
EARLIEST      11/02             11/12
LATEST                          03/16
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/210    DATE  11/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/280    DATE  11/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

&&

...DATA FOR PINE BLUFF FOR NOVEMBER 2014...

.SUMMARY...
REVERSING THE TREND OF THE PREVIOUS TWO MONTHS...NOVEMBER
TEMPERATURES WERE SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW THE 30-YEAR AVERAGE. THE ONLY
WARM PERIOD WAS DURING THE 29TH-30TH...WHERE DAILY TEMPERATURES WERE
ANYWHERE FROM 15-20 DEGREES ABOVE AVERAGE. HOWEVER...MUCH OF THE
MONTH...WAS RATHER CHILLY...WITH THE MOST SIGNIFICANT COLD SPELL
FROM THE 11TH-21ST...WITH TEMPERATURES AROUND 20 TO 25 DEGREES BELOW
AVERAGE.

NOVEMBER PRECIPITATION WAS BELOW THE 30-YEAR AVERAGE FOR THE THIRD
YEAR IN A ROW. HOWEVER...THIS WAS THE FIRST NOVEMBER WITH MEASURABLE
SNOWFALL SINCE 1980.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1986...AND 4TH
COLDEST ON RECORD.

THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1983.

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1976...AND 4TH
COLDEST ON RECORD.

.DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

ABOVE NORMAL ON SIX DAYS...NORMAL ON TWO DAYS...AND BELOW NORMAL ON
22 DAYS.

.NUMBER OF DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES...

AT OR ABOVE  80....0...FIRST TIME SINCE 2010
AT OR BELOW  32...13...MOST SINCE 1976

.DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD       PREVIOUS RECORD
16TH  LOWEST HIGH TEMPERATURE    40 IN 2014          42 IN 1920

.RAINFALL...

EVEN THOUGH RAINFALL WAS BELOW THE 30-YEAR AVERAGE...IT WAS STILL
THE WETTEST NOVEMBER SINCE 2011.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

.SNOWFALL...

MEASURABLE SNOW FELL FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER
SINCE 1980. IT WAS THE SNOWIEST NOVEMBER SINCE 1980.

SNOW FELL ON THREE DAYS...WITH MEASURABLE SNOW ON ONE DAY. THE 0.1
INCHES OF SNOW ON NOVEMBER 13TH WAS THE EARLIEST SNOWFALL SINCE
1993...AND THE EARLIEST MEASURABLE SNOWFALL ON RECORD.

.DAILY SNOWFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE    NEW RECORD         PREVIOUS RECORD
13TH    0.1 IN 2014        NONE ESTABLISHED
16TH  TRACE IN 2014        TRACE IN 1937
17TH  TRACE IN 2014        NONE ESTABLISHED

.OTHER RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...

THE 0.1 INCHES OF SNOW ON NOVEMBER 13TH WAS THE EARLIEST MEASURABLE
SNOWFALL EVER RECORDED. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 0.5 INCHES ON
NOVEMBER 14TH 1976.

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