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CLIMATE REPORT... CORRECTION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
420 PM EST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   02/12/2017
                        02/26/1977
                        02/25/1930
 LOW                    02/18/1958
HIGHEST            81R  02/12                         72
LOWEST             20   02/04                         15
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.8              52.5    11.3     51.9
AVG. MINIMUM     38.2              32.4     5.8     33.1
MEAN             51.0              42.4     8.6     42.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  2
DAYS MIN <= 32      8                                 16
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.04   1929
TOTALS           0.49R             2.96   -2.47     4.23
DAYS >= .01         7
DAYS >= .10         3
DAYS >= .50         0
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.17   02/15 TO 02/15
                        02/14 TO 02/15
                        02/15 TO 02/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           16.3   1979
 SNOW DEPTH        13   02/01/1966
TOTALS              T               2.4    -2.4      2.0
SINCE 7/1         8.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.8    -0.8        1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     387               632    -245      647
 SINCE 7/1       2170              2855    -685     2386
COOLING TOTAL       4                 0       4        0
 SINCE 1/1          4                 0       4        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/300    DATE  02/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/300    DATE  02/09

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      1
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      0

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

&&

THE FEBRUARY MEAN TEMPERATURE OF 51.0 DEGREES IS THE WARMEST FEBRUARY
ON RECORD DATING TO 1903. THE OLD RECORD WAS 50.1 FROM 1927.

THE FEBRUARY PRECIPITATION OF 0.49 INCHES WAS THE DRIEST
FEBRUARY ON RECORD. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 0.73 INCHES IN 1978.

A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 73 DEGREES WAS SET ON THE 7TH. THE OLD
RECORD WAS 72 SET IN 1925.

A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 81 DEGREES WAS SET ON THE 12TH. THE OLD
RECORD WAS 73 SET IN 1999.

A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 74 DEGREES WAS SET ON THE 23RD. THE OLD
RECORD WAS 73 SET IN 1980.

A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 57 DEGREES WAS SET ON THE 12TH.
THE OLD RECORD WAS 55 SET IN 1965.

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