Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
857 AM CDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE MIDLAND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 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              97   03/31/1946
 LOW                9   03/02/1980
HIGHEST            87   03/31        71      16       91  03/16
LOWEST             18   03/03        41     -23       26  03/24
                                                          03/02
                                                          03/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.2              70.2     2.0     74.1
AVG. MINIMUM     40.5              41.0    -0.5     42.3
MEAN             56.4              55.6     0.8     58.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.4    -0.4        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      7               4.7     2.3        7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.86   1970
 MINIMUM         0.00   1946
TOTALS           0.19              0.60   -0.41        T
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01        T
DAYS >= .01         3               3.6    -0.6        0
DAYS >= .10         1               1.5    -0.5        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.10   03/15 TO 03/15                 T

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            5.9   1970
                        2003
                        2002
TOTALS            0.0               0.2    -0.2      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.8               4.7    -3.9      1.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   03/31 TO 03/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     282               307     -25      238
 SINCE 7/1       2530              2544     -14     2210
COOLING TOTAL      23                16       7       35
 SINCE 1/1         25                18       7       35
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    45/020    DATE  03/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    60/280    DATE  03/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           28
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              3
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     42

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                     11

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

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