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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
941 AM EST SAT FEB 1 2014

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              79   01/14/1911
 LOW               -8   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            62   01/20                         73
LOWEST              5   01/07                         19
AVG. MAXIMUM     44.2              48.3    -4.1     51.4
AVG. MINIMUM     22.8              29.5    -6.7     33.8
MEAN             33.5              38.9    -5.4     42.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5                                  1
DAYS MIN <= 32     25                                 15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.24   1937
TOTALS           3.98              3.06    0.92     5.47
DAYS >= .01        10
DAYS >= .10         8
DAYS >= .50         3
DAYS >= 1.00        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.62   01/10 TO 01/11

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           22.9   1966
TOTALS            1.6               3.4    -1.8      3.0
SINCE 7/1         1.6
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       4
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.8     0.2        1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     968               809     159      686
 SINCE 7/1       2338              2223     115     2020
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/300    DATE  01/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/300    DATE  01/03

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     56

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                4     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     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.

&&

A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 25 WAS TIED AT PIEDMONT TRIAD
INTL AIRPORT ON FRIDAY JANUARY 24TH. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD DAILY
LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE SET IN 1948.

A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 29 WAS TIED AT PIEDMONT TRIAD
INTL AIRPORT NC ON WEDNESDAY JANUARY 22. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD
DAILY LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 29 SET IN 1970.

A RECORD SNOWFALL OF 0.4 INCHES WAS TIED AT PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL
AIRPORT NC TUESDAY JANUARY 21. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF 0.4 SET
IN 1983.

A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 5 DEGREES WAS SET AT THE PIEDMONT TRIAD
INTL AIRPORT TUESDAY JANUARY 7. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 14 SET
IN 1988.

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