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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1108 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016

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...THE HARRISON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   01/24/1943
 LOW              -18   01/18/1930
HIGHEST            73   01/30        44      29       70  01/19
LOWEST              7   01/18        25     -18        2  01/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     47.0              46.5     0.5     47.7
AVG. MINIMUM     27.0              26.3     0.7     27.5
MEAN             37.0              36.4     0.6     37.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5               3.8     1.2        3
DAYS MIN <= 32     24              22.4     1.6       19
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.1    -0.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.42   1916
 MINIMUM            T   1931
TOTALS           0.95              2.56   -1.61     1.82
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.08   -0.05     0.06
DAYS >= .01         6               8.6    -2.6        7
DAYS >= .10         3                                  4
DAYS >= .50         1                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.52   01/08 TO 01/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.0   1918
 24 HR TOTAL     13.0   01/08/1977 TO 01/09/1977
 SNOW DEPTH        24   01/21/1918
TOTALS            0.7               4.2    -3.5        T
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.07              0.40   -0.33        T
SINCE 7/1         0.7               6.0    -5.3      0.6
 LIQUID 7/1      0.07              0.50   -0.43     0.06
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       6               5.0     1.0        3
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         T   01/21
                        01/19
 24 HR TOTAL      0.5   01/17 TO 01/18

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     863               887     -24      843
 SINCE 7/1       2010              2486    -476     2476
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/13/1902
 LATEST       05/17/1912
EARLIEST                        10/29
LATEST                          04/04
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/240    DATE  01/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/230    DATE  01/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           19
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              6
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                6     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      1

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

&&

...DATA FOR HARRISON FOR JANUARY 2016...

.SUMMARY...
OVER ALL...THE MONTH WAS SLIGHTLY ABOVE AVERAGE IN TERMS OF
TEMPERATURES. HOWEVER...TEMPERATURES WERE BELOW AVERAGE FOR MORE
DAYS THAN ABOVE. THE WARMEST PERIOD WAS AT THE END OF THE
MONTH...WITH DAILY READINGS AROUND 20 DEGREES ABOVE AVERAGE. THE
COLDEST PERIOD CAME IN EIGHT DAYS FROM THE 16TH THROUGH 23RD.

THE MONTH WAS FAIRLY DRY...WITH RAIN ONLY FALLING BETWEEN THE 6TH
AND 20TH. THIS MADE FOR THE DRIEST JANUARY IN SEVERAL YEARS.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...
THE AVERAGE HIGH...LOW AND MONTHLY TEMPERATURES WERE THE COOLEST
SINCE 2014.

.DAILY TEMPERATURES...
AVERAGE ON ONE DAY...ABOVE AVERAGE ON 14 DAYS...AND BELOW AVERAGE ON
16 DAYS. THERE WERE 24 DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW FREEZING...
WHICH WAS THE MOST SINCE 2014.

.TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...
NONE.

.MONTHLY RAINFALL...
IT WAS THE DRIEST JANUARY SINCE 2011...BUT FAILED TO MAKE THE TOP
TEN DRIEST.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...
NONE.

.MONTHLY SNOWFALL...
IT WAS THE SNOWIEST JANUARY SINCE 2014. HOWEVER...SNOWFALL WAS BELOW
AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH.

.DAILY SNOWFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN...
NONE.

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