Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
600 PM CST THU MAR 3 2016

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...THE MILWAUKEE WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...CORRECTED

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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              68   12/05/2001
                        02/11/1999
 LOW              -26   02/03/1996
                        01/17/1982
HIGHEST            61   02/28        55       6       50  12/27
LOWEST             -5   01/18       -13       8       -9  02/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     35.6              31.4     4.2     28.9
AVG. MINIMUM     23.9              18.3     5.6     16.6
MEAN             29.8              24.9     4.9     22.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     33              44.0   -11.0       51
DAYS MIN <= 32     69              80.7   -11.7       80
DAYS MIN <= 0       6               6.8    -0.8       14

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.13   1875-1876
 MINIMUM         1.53   2002-2003
TOTALS           5.13              5.45   -0.32     2.75
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.06   -0.01     0.03
DAYS >= .01        27              32.0    -5.0       26
DAYS >= .10        13              14.2    -1.2       10
DAYS >= .50         3               2.8     0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.24   12/13 TO 12/14              0.50 1/31-2/1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           89.8   1885-1886
TOTALS           22.2              35.1   -12.9     33.3
SINCE 7/1        29.1              37.8    -8.7     38.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 4      -2        3
DAYS >= 1.0         5              10.3    -5.3        9
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         9   12/28                         11  02/05
                                                          02/03
                                                          02/04
 24 HR TOTAL      9.0   12/28 TO 12/28              10.4  02/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3180              3615    -435     3761
 SINCE 7/1         MM              5015      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/20/1956
 LATEST       05/27/1961
EARLIEST                        10/17
LATEST                          04/27
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/264
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/250    DATE  02/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    63/240    DATE  02/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           10
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             31
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               24     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               36     SLEET                      2
FOG                      40     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     11
HAZE                     23

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

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THIS WAS A TIE FOR 9TH WARMEST WINTER...DEC JAN FEB...ON RECORD.

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