Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
119 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016


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...THE GRAND RAPIDS MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         55    216 PM  87    1942  64     -9       63
                                      1894
  MINIMUM         38    515 AM  26    2008  43     -5       38
                                      1971
  AVERAGE         47                        54     -7       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.43          1.85 1963   0.12   0.31     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    3.92                      3.35   0.57     4.07
  SINCE MAR 1      8.86                      5.72   3.14     5.12
  SINCE JAN 1     13.79                      9.60   4.19     8.16

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           3.6  1963   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    9.4                       1.8    7.6      0.1
  SINCE MAR 1     19.5                      10.1    9.4      3.3
  SINCE JUL 1     61.1                      74.9  -13.8     78.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       18                        12      6       14
  MONTH TO DATE  564                       518     46      511
  SINCE MAR 1   1313                      1428   -115     1515
  SINCE JUL 1   5390                      6205   -815     6817

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         7     -7        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         8     -8        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         8     -8        0
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   9   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   E (80)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  24 PERCENT
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           900 PM
 LOWEST     50          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE GRAND RAPIDS MI CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        88      1942
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        21      1903


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   635 AM EDT   SUNSET   843 PM EDT
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   634 AM EDT   SUNSET   845 PM EDT


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




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