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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1051 AM EDT FRI MAY 1 2015

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...THE LEXINGTON KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 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              91   04/30/1942
 LOW               15   04/18/1875
HIGHEST            82   04/09        MM      MM       83  04/13
LOWEST             31   04/24        MM      MM       27  04/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.2              65.8     1.4     69.9
AVG. MINIMUM     45.9              44.7     1.2     46.8
MEAN             56.5              55.3     1.2     58.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               2.7    -1.7        2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.70   2011
 MINIMUM         0.40   1896
TOTALS          11.41              3.60    7.81     5.99
DAILY AVG.       0.38              0.12    0.26     0.20
DAYS >= .01        14              12.1     1.9       13
DAYS >= .10        10               7.3     2.7        9
DAYS >= .50         6               2.4     3.6        4
DAYS >= 1.00        4               0.7     3.3        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    5.17   04/03 TO 04/03

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            5.9   5
                        0
TOTALS            0.0               0.3    -0.3      0.3
SINCE 7/1        40.0              13.0    27.0     27.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            -1  04/15
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     260               313     -53      206
 SINCE 7/1       4887              4489     398     4765
COOLING TOTAL      12                20      -8       15
 SINCE 1/1         12                22     -10       15
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/280    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/280    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     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                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

5.17 INCHES RAIN ON 3RD WAS NEW DAILY RECORD FOR APRIL.
2ND WETTEST APRIL AND 6TH WETTEST MONTH OVERALL ON RECORD.


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