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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1037 AM EDT THU MAY 1 2014

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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              95   04/28/1915
 LOW               21   04/04/1943
HIGHEST            85   04/02                         85
LOWEST             30   04/16                         35
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.2              70.2     1.0     70.1
AVG. MINIMUM     47.4              47.3     0.1     48.8
MEAN             59.3              58.8     0.5     59.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.03   1987
TOTALS           4.30              3.57    0.73     3.75
DAYS >= .01        10
DAYS >= .10         5
DAYS >= .50         2
DAYS >= 1.00        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.83   04/14 TO 04/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2013

TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0        T
SINCE 7/1        15.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     183               221     -38      195
 SINCE 7/1       3787              3546     241     3540
COOLING TOTAL      20                33     -13       37
 SINCE 1/1         20                38     -18       37
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/060    DATE  04/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/050    DATE  04/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     56

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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


RECORDS FOR APRIL

A RECORD RAINFALL OF 1.64 INCHES WAS SET AT PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL
AIRPORT NC ON APRIL 7TH. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 1.55 INCHES
SET IN 1907.

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