Climatological Report (Monthly)
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000 CXUS52 KRAH 011358 CLMGSO CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 956 AM EDT WED NOV 1 2017 ................................... ...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017... CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010 CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2017 WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR`S VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE NORMAL ............................................................. TEMPERATURE (F) RECORD HIGH 95 10/05/1954 LOW 20 10/27/1962 HIGHEST 88 10/11 88 LOWEST 35 10/30 38 AVG. MAXIMUM 73.4 70.3 3.1 74.6 AVG. MINIMUM 51.7 48.8 2.9 52.8 MEAN 62.5 59.5 3.0 63.7 DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0 DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 32 0 0 DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0 PRECIPITATION (INCHES) RECORD MAXIMUM 12.59 1990 TOTALS 3.03 3.13 -0.10 3.91 DAYS >= .01 7 DAYS >= .10 6 DAYS >= .50 2 DAYS >= 1.00 1 GREATEST 24 HR. TOTAL 1.76 10/23 TO 10/23 DEGREE_DAYS HEATING TOTAL 140 202 -62 89 SINCE 7/1 162 233 -71 89 COOLING TOTAL 71 33 38 56 SINCE 1/1 1611 1480 131 1962 .............................................................. WIND (MPH) AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.2 HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 31/150 DATE 10/23 HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 40/160 DATE 10/23 SKY COVER POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.50 NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 13 NUMBER OF DAYS PC 12 NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 6 AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 73 WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORM 1 MIXED PRECIP 0 HEAVY RAIN 2 RAIN 5 LIGHT RAIN 10 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 4 HAZE 2 - INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS. R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED. MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING. T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT. && RECORDS THE LOW TEMPERATURE AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 8TH, 2017 WAS 69 DEGREES. THIS TIED THE RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE SET IN 1936. THE LOW TEMPERATURE AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 9TH, 2017 WAS 73 DEGREES. THIS BROKE THE RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 69 DEGREES SET IN 1959. THE LOW TEMPERATURE AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 10TH, 2017 WAS 71 DEGREES. THIS BROKE THE RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 67 DEGREES SET IN 1913. THE LOW TEMPERATURE AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 11TH, 2017 WAS 73 DEGREES. THIS BROKE THE RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 66 DEGREES SET IN 1999. THE LOW TEMPERATURE AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 12TH, 2017 WAS 64 DEGREES. THIS TIED THE RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE SET IN 2002. PRECIPITATION AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 23RD, 2017 WAS 1.76 INCHES. THIS BROKE THE RECORD PRECIPITATION OF 1.74 INCHES SET IN 1983. $$

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