Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND TX
928 AM CDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE MIDLAND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              97   03/31/1946
 LOW                9   03/02/1980
HIGHEST            96   03/21        71      25       89  03/22
LOWEST             36   03/02        41      -5       29  03/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.2              70.2     9.0     75.9
AVG. MINIMUM     49.8              41.0     8.8     45.6
MEAN             64.5              55.6     8.9     60.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      6               0.4     5.6        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               4.7    -4.7        2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.86   1970
 MINIMUM         0.00   1946
TOTALS           0.48              0.60   -0.12     0.34
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.02    0.00     0.01
DAYS >= .01         3               3.6    -0.6        2
DAYS >= .10         2               1.5     0.5        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.35   03/28 TO 03/28              0.33

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            5.9   1970
                        2003
                        2002
TOTALS            0.0               0.2    -0.2      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.3               4.7    -4.4      8.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   03/31 TO 03/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     116               307    -191      161
 SINCE 7/1       1616              2544    -928     1991
COOLING TOTAL     108                16      92       35
 SINCE 1/1        125                18     107       50
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/160    DATE  03/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    57/160    DATE  03/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           26
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     47

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                2     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                     12

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

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