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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1002 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   02/26/1977
                        02/25/1930
 LOW                    02/18/1958
HIGHEST            72   02/08                         72
LOWEST              6   02/20                         20
AVG. MAXIMUM     44.0              52.5    -8.5     52.0
AVG. MINIMUM     23.8              32.4    -8.6     31.8
MEAN             33.9              42.4    -8.5     41.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5                                  1
DAYS MIN <= 32     23                                 15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.04   1929
TOTALS           2.64              2.96   -0.32     2.24
DAYS >= .01        10
DAYS >= .10         7
DAYS >= .50         0
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.66   02/25 TO 02/26

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           16.3   1979


 SNOW DEPTH        13   1966
TOTALS            9.6               2.4     7.2      9.0
SINCE 7/1         9.6
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1
DAYS >= TRACE       8
DAYS >= 1.0         4               0.8     3.2        2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     864               632     232      639
 SINCE 7/1       3085              2855     230     2977
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/290    DATE  02/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/300    DATE  02/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            8
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     56

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      2
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      3

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

&&

FEBRUARY 15...A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 28 DEGREES WAS
TIED AT THE PIEDMONT-TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS TIED THE
RECORD OF 28 DEGREES LAST SET IN 1943.

FEBRUARY 16...A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 24 DEGREES WAS SET
AT THE PIEDMONT-TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 27 DEGREES SET IN 1958.

FEBRUARY 19...A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 9 DEGREES WAS SET AT THE
PIEDMONT-TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD
OF 12 DEGREES SET IN 1979.

FEBRUARY 19...A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 20 DEGREES WAS SET
AT THE PIEDMONT-TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 32 DEGREES SET IN 1958.

FEBRUARY 20...A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 6 DEGREES WAS SET AT THE
PIEDMONT-TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD
OF 14 DEGREES SET IN 1934.

FEBRUARY 20...A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 27 DEGREES WAS SET
AT THE PIEDMONT-TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS
RECORD OF 29 DEGREES SET IN 1947.

FEBRUARY 25...A RECORD SNOWFALL OF THREE INCHES WAS SET AT THE
PIEDMONT-TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD
OF 0.6 INCH SET IN 1964.

THE MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 33.9 DEGREES TIES FEBRUARY 1963
FOR THE 6TH COLDEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD.

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