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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
924 AM CDT TUE JUN 2 2015

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...THE PINE BLUFF CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2015 TO 5/31/2015...

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             100   05/29/1926
 LOW               11   03/09/1932
HIGHEST            88   05/29        73      15       90  05/04
LOWEST             17   03/06        52     -35       18  03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.8              73.6    -1.8     70.8
AVG. MINIMUM     53.7              52.3     1.4     49.5
MEAN             62.7              63.0    -0.3     60.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               3.2    -3.2        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        2
DAYS MIN <= 32      5               2.8     2.2        9
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        34.46   1905
 MINIMUM         4.79   1925
TOTALS          20.72             15.38    5.34    16.84
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.17    0.06     0.18
DAYS >= .01        44              31.0    13.0       34
DAYS >= .10        31                                 26
DAYS >= .50        15                                 14
DAYS >= 1.00        6               5.0     1.0        5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.50   04/09 TO 04/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           14.0   1892
 24 HR TOTAL     14.0   03/17/1892 TO 03/17/1892
 SNOW DEPTH        14   03/17/1892
TOTALS            2.0               0.0     2.0        T
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.20              0.00    0.20        T
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                 0       0        0
DAYS >= TRACE       2               0.0     2.0        3
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.0     1.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   03/05
 24 HR TOTAL      2.0   03/05 TO 03/05

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     515               493      22      684
 SINCE 7/1         MM              2881      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL     329               304      25      263
 SINCE 1/1        329               307      22      263

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/10/2000
 LATEST       04/25/1910
EARLIEST                        11/12
LATEST                          03/16
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/200    DATE  05/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    59/200    DATE  05/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           38
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             35
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         19

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               23     RAIN                      31
LIGHT RAIN               54     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      49     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      4

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

&&

...DATA FOR PINE BLUFF FOR SPRING 2015...

.SUMMARY...

SPRING OF 2015 WAS SLIGHTLY BELOW AVERAGE IN TERMS OF TEMPERATURES.
THE COLDEST TEMPERATURES WERE SEEN IN EARLY MARCH...AND THE WARMEST
TEMPERATURES WERE AT THE END OF MAY. IN TERMS OF DEPARTURE FROM
NORMAL...THE WARMEST MONTH WAS APRIL.

FOR THE THIRD SPRING IN A ROW...PRECIPITATION WAS ABOVE AVERAGE...
WITH THE WETTEST MONTH BEING MARCH...AND THE DRIEST MONTH BEING MAY.

SNOW FELL FOR THE 2ND SPRING IN A ROW. FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE
2008...IT WAS MEASURABLE.

.SEASONAL TEMPERATURES...

THE AVERAGE HIGH...LOW...AND SEASONAL TEMPERATURES WERE THE WARMEST
SINCE 2012.

.NUMBER OF DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES...

AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES...0...FIRST TIME SINCE 2013
AT OR BELOW 32 DEGREES...5...FEWEST SINCE 2012
AT OR BELOW 20 DEGREES...2...SAME AS 2014

.RAINFALL...

IT WAS THE WETTEST SPRING SINCE 2009.

.SNOWFALL...

SNOW WAS ABOVE AVERAGE FOR THE FIRST SPRING SINCE 2008.

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