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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK, TX
1240 PM CDT FRI APR 1 2016

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...THE CHILDRESS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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             100   03/12/1989
                        03/27/1971
                        03/20/1907
 LOW                2   03/11/1948
HIGHEST            88   03/22                         92  03/31
LOWEST             27   03/20                         12  03/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.4              67.3     5.1     68.9
AVG. MINIMUM     43.5              39.7     3.8     40.2
MEAN             58.0              53.5     4.5     54.6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.78              1.53   -0.75     0.14
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.05   -0.02
DAYS >= .01         4                                  5
DAYS >= .10         2                                  0
DAYS >= .50         1                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.59   03/07 TO 03/08
                        03/08 TO 03/08
                        03/08 TO 03/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.4    -0.4
SINCE 7/1         7.0               6.8     0.2
DAYS >= TRACE       0
DAYS >= 1.0         0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   03/31 TO 03/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     233               375    -142      334
 SINCE 7/1       2401              2935    -534
COOLING TOTAL      22                18       4       17
 SINCE 1/1         24                19       5
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    45/330    DATE  03/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/330    DATE  03/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           24
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     51

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

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

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