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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
243 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

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...THE  TRI CITIES MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1898 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            83   04/18        MM      MM
LOWEST             19   04/05        MM      MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     52.8              56.1    -3.3
AVG. MINIMUM     34.2              36.0    -1.8
MEAN             43.5              46.1    -2.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      2               0.5     1.5
DAYS MIN <= 32     12               9.8     2.2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           1.83              2.89   -1.06
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.10   -0.04
DAYS >= .01        11              11.4    -0.4
DAYS >= .10         5               6.8    -1.8
DAYS >= .50         1               1.7    -0.7
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.66   04/25 TO 04/25
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            1.6               1.7    -0.1
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.16              0.20   -0.04
SINCE 7/1        50.2              41.5     8.7
 LIQUID 7/1      5.02
DAYS >= TRACE       9               1.3     7.7
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.8    -0.8
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   04/04
                        04/03
 24 HR TOTAL      0.6   MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     635               572      63
 SINCE 7/1       5433              6640   -1207
COOLING TOTAL       1                 4      -3
 SINCE 1/1          1                 4      -3

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/330    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/330    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                     16

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

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