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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
521 AM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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...THE HARRISON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1891 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             112   07/18/1936
 LOW               42   07/04/1924
HIGHEST            95   07/23        89       6       99  07/10
LOWEST             54   07/03        69     -15       53  07/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     83.7              89.0    -5.3     87.5
AVG. MINIMUM     63.4              67.7    -4.3     65.0
MEAN             73.6              78.4    -4.8     76.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      7              14.4    -7.4       13
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)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.75   1905
 MINIMUM         0.33   1923
TOTALS           5.34              3.14    2.20     6.29
DAILY AVG.       0.17              0.10    0.07     0.20
DAYS >= .01         6              10.4    -4.4       13
DAYS >= .10         3                                 10
DAYS >= .50         2                                  7
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.8     1.2        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.90   07/23 TO 07/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
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       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     273               414    -141      358
 SINCE 1/1        735               818     -83      810

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/13/1902
 LATEST       05/17/1912
EARLIEST                        10/29
LATEST                          04/04
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/280    DATE  07/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/280    DATE  07/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           24
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      1

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

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...DATA FOR HARRISON FOR JULY 2014...

.SUMMARY...
JULY WILL LONG BE REMEMBERED AS ONE OF THE COLDEST ON RECORD...IN
TERMS OF AVERAGE TEMPERATURE. THERE WERE SEVERAL PERIODS DURING THE
MONTH WITH TEMPERATURES FALLING INTO THE 50S...AND HIGHS ONLY IN THE
70S. FOR THE SECOND JULY IN A ROW...THERE WERE NO TEMPERATURES AT OR
ABOVE 100 DEGREES. FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2009...THERE WERE NO
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 95 DEGREES.

EVEN THOUGH JULY RAINFALL WAS ABOVE AVERAGE...IT WAS THE DRIEST JULY
SINCE 2010.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1950...AND THE
3RD COLDEST ON RECORD.

THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1959.

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1950...AND THE
9TH COLDEST ON RECORD.

.DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

ABOVE NORMAL ON NINE DAYS...AND BELOW NORMAL ON 22 DAYS.

.NUMBER OF DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES...

AT OR ABOVE 100....0...SAME AS 2013
AT OR ABOVE  90....7...THE FEWEST SINCE 2009
AT OR BELOW  70...25...THE FEWEST SINCE 2012
AT OR BELOW  60...11...THE MOST SINCE 1967

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

DATE  RECORD TYPE                  NEW RECORD   PREVIOUS RECORD
17TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     73 IN 2014    73 IN 1989
18TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     74 IN 2014    77 IN 1910
19TH  LOW TEMPERATURE              55 IN 2014    55 IN 2009
26TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     71 IN 2014    74 IN 1977
30TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     70 IN 2014    73 IN 1981

ON THE 30TH...THE HIGH OF 70 DEGREES WAS THE COLDEST JULY HIGH
TEMPERATURE SINCE 2004...AND MOST RECENTLY TIED JULY 25TH 2004 FOR
THE 5TH COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF JULY.

.RAINFALL...

EVEN THOUGH RAINFALL WAS ABOVE AVERAGE...IT WAS THE DRIEST JULY
SINCE 2010.

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

DATE   NEW RECORD        PREVIOUS RECORD
23RD  2.90 IN 2014        1.37 IN 1969

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