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

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...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   01/30/2002
 LOW               -9   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            69   01/11                         75
LOWEST              7   01/30                         18
AVG. MAXIMUM     48.1              50.9    -2.8     53.9
AVG. MINIMUM     25.2              31.0    -5.8     34.8
MEAN             36.7              41.0    -4.3     44.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      4                                  1
DAYS MIN <= 32     22                                 15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.52   1954
TOTALS           1.96              3.50   -1.54     3.10
DAYS >= .01         8
DAYS >= .10         7
DAYS >= .50         1
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.73   01/10 TO 01/11

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           25.8   2000
TOTALS            1.9               2.9    -1.0      1.0
SINCE 7/1         1.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       5
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.8     0.2        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     872               746     126      634
 SINCE 7/1       2104              1997     107     1811
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        2
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    60/230    DATE  01/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    86/220    DATE  01/11

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            8
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     56

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      1
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      1

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

&&

A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 7 DEGREES WAS TIED AT RALEIGH-DURHAM
INTL AIRPORT NC THURSDAY JANUARY 30TH. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD OF 7
SET IN 1977.

A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 27 WAS TIED AT THE RALEIGH-
DURHAM INTL AIRPORT ON FRIDAY JANUARY 24TH. THIS TIES THE OLD RECORD
DAILY LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE SET IN 1963.

A RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 9 DEGREES WAS SET RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL
AIRPORT ON TUESDAY JANUARY 7TH. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD OF 15 SET
IN 1988.

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