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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KODIAK, AK
415 AM AKDT FRI APR 1 2016

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...THE KODIAK AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1949 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              57   3/24/1963
 LOW               -6   3/06/1971
HIGHEST            48   3/28         47       1      47  3/26
LOWEST             29                13      16      13  3/13
AVG. MAXIMUM       43.5              37.9     5.6    40.9
AVG. MINIMUM       35.1              27.7     7.4    32.2
MEAN               39.3              32.8     6.5    36.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                 4.2    -4.2     5
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 32      9                21.7   -12.7    10
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           12.73   1998
 MINIMUM            0.67   1991
TOTALS              7.34              5.53    1.81    7.53
DAILY AVG.          0.24              0.18    0.06    0.24
DAYS >= .01        28                17.6    10.4    21
DAYS >= .10        20                11.4     8.6    13
DAYS >= .50         5                 3.9     1.1     6
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 1.0    -1.0     2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.95   3/23                       1.68  3/02

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             74.5   1956
 24 HR TOTAL       17.8   3-22-1956
 SNOW DEPTH        35     3-24-1956
TOTALS              3.6              11.3    -7.7     1.5
SINCE 7/1           0.0              65.8   -65.8    16.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE      10                17.1    -7.1     6
DAYS >= 1.0         1                 3.6    -2.6     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.4    -0.4     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   3/20                          0  3/14
 24 HR TOTAL      2.7   3/20                        0.8  3/15

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     790               998    -208     876
 SINCE 7/1       5727              6871   -1144    5794
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED               10.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     38/180    DATE    03/1
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     57/170    DATE    03/1

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

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 1
RAIN                     26     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   0     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      9     HAZE                        3
FOG                      25     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       0
BLOWING SNOW              0


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

&&
...MARCH HAD WARMER TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION...

TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES FOR MARCH WERE 6.5 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

PRECIPITATION...MARCH PRECIPITATION OF 7.34 INCHES WAS ALSO ABOVE NORMAL.

SNOWFALL...MARCH SNOWFALL OF 3.6 INCHES WAS BELOW NORMAL.

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JTS APR 16



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