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National Weather Service Taunton MA
519 AM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

...Spring 2015-2016 in review...

All data presented herein is preliminary and subject to revision.

Any monthly records falling within the top ten of the period of
record will be annotated in the remarks section immediately right.

                             BOSTON

            ...Period of Record: 1872 to Present...

       AVG HIGH  AVG LOW  AVG MEAN  PCPN  SNOW  REMARKS
       --------  -------  --------  ----  ----  -------

MAR:      50.0     35.0     42.5    3.16   4.1
          +4.6     +3.9     +4.2   -1.16  -3.7

APR:      54.6     39.5     47.1    2.91   6.6  8th Snowiest
          -1.0     -1.1     -1.1   -0.83  +4.7

MAY:      66.5     50.7     58.6    2.83   0.0
          +0.5     +0.8     +0.7   -0.66   0.0

SEASONAL SUMMARY
------------------

SPRING:   57.0     41.7     49.4    8.90  10.7
          +1.3     +1.2     +1.3   -2.65  +1.0

DAILY RECORDS
-------------

03/09...Record High Temperature...77...previously 72 in 2000.
03/10...Record Maximum Low Temperature...47...previously 45 in 1977.

04/01...Record Maximum Low Temperature...59...previously 52 in 2008.
04/04...Tied Record Minimum High Temperature...30...also set in 1879.
04/04...Record Snowfall...4.7...previously 1.1 in 1915.
04/22...Tied Record Maximum Low Temperature...58...also set in 1977, 1974.

05/28...Tied Record High Temperature...92...also set in 1931.
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                            HARTFORD

            ...Period of Record: 1905 to Present...

       AVG HIGH  AVG LOW  AVG MEAN  PCPN  SNOW  REMARKS
       --------  -------  --------  ----  ----  -------

MAR:      54.8     33.1     44.0    2.19   2.9  6th Warmest
          +7.1     +5.2     +6.2   -1.43  -3.5

APR:      59.5     35.7     47.6    2.44   6.9  5th Snowiest
          -1.0     -2.7     -1.8   -1.28  +5.5

MAY:      71.9     48.9     60.4    2.47   0.0
          +0.7     +1.2     +0.9   -1.88   0.0

SEASONAL SUMMARY
------------------

SPRING:   62.1     39.2     50.7    7.10   9.8  9th Driest
          +2.3     +1.2     +1.8   -4.59  +2.0

DAILY RECORDS
-------------

03/09...Record High Temperature...81...previously 72 in 2000.
03/10...Record High Temperature...72...previously 70 in 2006, 1977.
03/10...Record Maximum Low Temperature...55...previously 40 in 2000.

04/04...Record Snowfall...4.0...previously 3.1 in 1957.
04/04...Record Minimum High Temperature...27...previously 32 in 1908.

05/28...Tied Record High Temperature...93...also set in 1977.
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                           PROVIDENCE

            ...Period of Record: 1905 to Present...

       AVG HIGH  AVG LOW  AVG MEAN  PCPN  SNOW  REMARKS
       --------  -------  --------  ----  ----  -------

MAR:      53.2     34.6     43.9    2.68   2.6  6th Warmest
          +5.4     +4.6     +5.0   -2.33  -2.9

APR:      57.4     38.1     47.8    3.91   6.7  4th Snowiest
          -1.2     -1.5     -1.4   -0.45  +6.1

MAY:      69.4     49.4     59.4    3.18   0.0
          +1.0     +0.8     +0.9   -0.37   0.0

SEASONAL SUMMARY
----------------

SPRING:   60.0     40.7     50.4    9.77   9.3
          +1.8     +1.3     +1.6   -3.15  +3.2

DAILY RECORDS
-------------

03/09...Record High Temperature...70...previously 62 in 2002.
03/10...Record High Temperature...72...previously 69 in 1977.
03/10...Record Maximum Low Temperature...53...previously 42 in 2006.
03/13...Tied Record Maximum Low Temperature...45...also set in 2012, 1929.

04/01...Record Maximum Low Temperature...58...previously 53 in 2008.
04/04...Record Minimum High Temperature...31...previously 35 in 1908.
04/04...Record Snowfall...5.9...previously 1.7 in 1957.
04/06...Record Low Temperature...18...previously 20 in 1982.

05/28...Tied Record High Temperature...91...also set in 1931.
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                           WORCESTER

            ...Period of Record: 1892 to Present...

       AVG HIGH  AVG LOW  AVG MEAN  PCPN  SNOW  REMARKS
       --------  -------  --------  ----  ----  -------

MAR:      49.1     30.8     40.0    3.49   5.5
          +6.2     +4.3     +5.3   -0.72  -5.9

APR:      54.3     35.2     44.8    2.63  10.0  8th Snowiest
          -0.8     -1.8     -1.3   -1.48  +7.2

MAY:      65.9     48.1     57.0    2.21   0.0
           0.0     +1.3     +0.7   -1.98   0.0

SEASONAL SUMMARY
----------------

SPRING:   56.4     38.0     47.2    8.33  15.5
          +1.8     +1.3     +1.5   -4.18  +1.3

DAILY RECORDS
-------------

03/09...Tied Record High Temperature...74...also set in 2000.
03/10...Record Maximum Low Temperature...51...previously 40 in 1955.

04/01...Record Maximum Low Temperature...55...previously 49 in 1999.
04/04...Record Snowfall...5.7...previously 2.1 in 1911.
04/04...Record Minimum High Temperature...22...previously 31 in 1975.
04/22...Tied Record Maximum Low Temperature...58...also set in 1923.

05/28...Record High Temperature...89...previously 88 in 1929.

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Sipprell


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