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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
524 PM CDT FRI MAY 1 2015

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...THE PINE BLUFF CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1883 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   04/23/1905
 LOW               26   04/05/1996
HIGHEST            85   04/25        74      11       85  04/26
                        04/09                             04/03
LOWEST             44   04/21        51      -7       36  04/16
                        04/05                             04/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     73.7              74.1    -0.4     72.0
AVG. MINIMUM     55.0              51.8     3.2     50.8
MEAN             64.3              62.9     1.4     61.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.69   1966
 MINIMUM         0.54   1930
TOTALS           7.67              4.93    2.74     5.23
DAILY AVG.       0.26              0.16    0.10     0.17
DAYS >= .01        14               9.0     5.0       11
DAYS >= .10         8                                  8
DAYS >= .50         4                                  6
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.7     0.3        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.50   04/09 TO 04/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            2.5   1886
 24 HR TOTAL      2.5   04/05/1886 TO 04/05/1886
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         9.2               3.1     6.1      3.7
 LIQUID 7/1      0.92              0.30    0.62     0.37
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      87               129     -42      154
 SINCE 7/1       3236              2864     372     3407
COOLING TOTAL      75                67       8       54
 SINCE 1/1         85                87      -2       54

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/10/2000
 LATEST       04/25/1910
EARLIEST                        11/12
LATEST                          03/16
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/200    DATE  04/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/220    DATE  04/03

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               18     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

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

&&

...DATA FOR PINE BLUFF FOR APRIL 2015...

.SUMMARY...

APRIL WAS ABOVE AVERAGE IN TERMS OF TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL.

THE WARMEST PERIOD OF THE MONTH WAS AT THE END OF THE FIRST WEEK
AND BEGINNING OF THE SECOND. THE COOLEST PERIOD CAME IN THE LAST
WEEK OF THE MONTH.

PRECIPITATION WAS FAIRLY SCATTERED THROUGHOUT THE MONTH...WITH THE
HEAVIEST RAINFALL ON THE 9TH. IT WAS THE WETTEST APRIL IN FOUR
YEARS.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...

THE AVERAGE HIGH AND MONTLY TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 2012.
THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 2006.

.DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

ABOVE NORMAL ON 15 DAYS AND BELOW NORMAL ON 15 DAYS.

.NUMBER OF DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES...

AT OR ABOVE 80 DEGREES...10...THE MOST SINCE 2012
AT OR BELOW 50 DEGREES....8...THE LEAST SINCE 2011

.DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

.RAINFALL...

IT WAS THE WETTEST APRIL SINCE 2011.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

.SNOWFALL...

NO SNOW FELL DURING THE MONTH.

.DAILY SNOWFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

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