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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
921 AM CDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE LAWRENCE KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST           100   08/04                         94
LOWEST             52   08/22                         47
                        08/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     87.7              89.4    -1.7     85.8
AVG. MINIMUM     66.5              65.2     1.3     62.7
MEAN             77.1              77.3    -0.2     74.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     11              14.1    -3.1        9
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           3.00              4.33   -1.33     3.16
DAILY AVG.       0.11                               0.10
DAYS >= .01         7                                  6
DAYS >= .10         5                                  2
DAYS >= .50         3                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        1                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.21   08/12 TO 08/12              1.50

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        1
 SINCE 7/1          0                 3      -3        2
COOLING TOTAL     383               383       0      295
 SINCE 1/1       1317              1191     126     1129
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    53/300    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    68/300    DATE  08/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             12     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HEAVY SNOW                 0
SNOW                      0     LIGHT SNOW                 0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

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

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