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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
859 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE LINCOLN IL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1905 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             106   08/09/1934
 LOW               36   08/31/1915
HIGHEST            94   08/25        MM      MM       95
LOWEST             54   08/02        MM      MM       47
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.4              84.0    -1.6     82.9
AVG. MINIMUM     63.7              62.0     1.7     59.4
MEAN             73.1              73.0     0.1     71.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               5.5    -2.5        5
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)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.58   2002
 MINIMUM         0.31   1943
TOTALS           6.13              3.92    2.21     1.87
DAILY AVG.       0.20              0.13    0.07     0.06
DAYS >= .01        14               8.6     5.4        2
DAYS >= .10         9               5.8     3.2        2
DAYS >= .50         4               2.5     1.5        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.80   08/29 TO 08/29              1.67

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0        T
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       1                 7      -6       11
 SINCE 7/1         10                 9       1       22
COOLING TOTAL     259               255       4      207
 SINCE 1/1        754               889    -135      771
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              MM
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    MM        DATE   MM
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    MM        DATE   MM

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            0
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              0
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       9
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      2

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

&&

    RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING MONTH:

AUG 7  - RECORD COOL HIGH OF 70 DEGREES
AUG 8  - RECORD COOL HIGH OF 73 DEGREES
AUG 29 - RECORD RAINFALL OF 1.80 INCHES

NINTH WETTEST AUGUST WITH 6.13 INCHES

$$

JRP


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