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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
751 AM EDT TUE NOV 1 2016

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   10/05/1954
 LOW               20   10/27/1962
HIGHEST            88   10/19                         82
LOWEST             38   10/23                         32
AVG. MAXIMUM     74.6              70.3     4.3     69.9
AVG. MINIMUM     52.8              48.8     4.0     49.1
MEAN             63.7              59.5     4.2     59.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                                  1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.59   1990
TOTALS           3.91              3.13    0.78     4.24
DAYS >= .01         3
DAYS >= .10         2
DAYS >= .50         2
DAYS >= 1.00        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.43   10/07 TO 10/08

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      89               202    -113      177
 SINCE 7/1         89               233    -144      184
COOLING TOTAL      56                33      23       17
 SINCE 1/1       1962              1480     482     1763
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/310    DATE  10/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/310    DATE  10/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          5

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      0

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

&&

A RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL OF 3.20 INCHES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT
TRIAD INTL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 8TH. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 1.60
INCHES SET IN 1910.

A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 88 DEGREES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT TRIAD
INTL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 19TH. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 86
DEGREES SET IN 1938.

A RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 84 DEGREES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT TRIAD
INTL AIRPORT ON OCTOBER 30TH. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 83
DEGREES SET IN 1996.

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