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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
907 AM EDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 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
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              93   03/30/1907
 LOW                5   03/06/1960
HIGHEST            81   03/21                         86
LOWEST             20   03/16                         28
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.5              60.9     1.6     68.0
AVG. MINIMUM     39.5              39.1     0.4     45.9
MEAN             51.0              50.0     1.0     57.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32     12                                  3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.76   1975
TOTALS           2.56              3.73   -1.17     1.96
DAYS >= .01        11
DAYS >= .10         7
DAYS >= .50         1
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.81   03/01 TO 03/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.3   1960
                        0
                        -26215
 SNOW DEPTH        14   03/10/1960
TOTALS              T               0.8    -0.8      0.0
SINCE 7/1         8.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.3    -0.3        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     436               470     -34      268
 SINCE 7/1       2606              3325    -719     2654
COOLING TOTAL       8                 5       3       26
 SINCE 1/1         12                 5       7       26
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/320    DATE  03/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/320    DATE  03/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)    0
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     54

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

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