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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
928 AM CDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE LAWRENCE KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            94   08/03                        104
LOWEST             47   08/24                         53
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.8              89.4    -3.6     92.7
AVG. MINIMUM     62.7              65.2    -2.5     67.7
MEAN             74.3              77.3    -3.0     80.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      9              14.1    -5.1       19
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)
TOTALS           3.16              4.33   -1.17     5.83
DAILY AVG.       0.10                               0.19
DAYS >= .01         6                                  9
DAYS >= .10         2                                  6
DAYS >= .50         2                                  4
DAYS >= 1.00        2                                  3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.50   08/18 TO 08/18              2.00
                        08/17 TO 08/18
                        08/18 TO 08/18

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       1                 2      -1        0
 SINCE 7/1          2                 3      -1        1
COOLING TOTAL     295               383     -88      480
 SINCE 1/1       1129              1191     -62     1307
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/070    DATE  08/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    34/350    DATE  08/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HEAVY SNOW                 0
SNOW                      0     LIGHT SNOW                 0
FOG                      24     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      7

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

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