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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
157 AM CDT FRI NOV 1 2013

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...THE SALINA KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1894 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   10/03/1954
 LOW               14   10/31/1993
HIGHEST            92   10/04                         87  10/23
LOWEST             28   10/27                         25  10/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.5              69.0     1.5     69.0
AVG. MINIMUM     43.7              46.0    -2.3     42.3
MEAN             57.1              57.5    -0.4     55.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               0.4     1.6        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      6               1.7     4.3        5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.36   1941
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           1.19              2.27   -1.08     1.19
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.07   -0.03     0.04
DAYS >= .01         8               7.2     0.8        6
DAYS >= .10         3               4.2    -1.2        2
DAYS >= .50         0               1.4    -1.4        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.6    -0.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.43   10/18 TO 10/18

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     293               266      27      297
 SINCE 7/1        305               318     -13      332
COOLING TOTAL      55                34      21       14
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/200    DATE  10/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/250    DATE  10/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     59

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
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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