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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1111 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE LAFAYETTE IN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            82   04/18                         77  04/18
LOWEST             24   04/09                         24  04/04
                        04/05
                        04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.5              62.9    -1.4     62.8
AVG. MINIMUM     39.3              40.9    -1.6     40.0
MEAN             50.4              51.9    -1.5     51.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     10               5.2     4.8        6
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           3.14              3.54   -0.40     2.30
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.12   -0.02     0.08
DAYS >= .01        13              11.4     1.6        8
DAYS >= .10         8               7.1     0.9        5
DAYS >= .50         3               2.2     0.8        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.76   03/31 TO 04/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     431               405      26      402
 SINCE 7/1       4811              5490    -679     6365
COOLING TOTAL       2                12     -10        2
 SINCE 1/1          2                13     -11        2
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/280    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/290    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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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