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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED AVERAGE MAX AND MIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
316 PM EST MON MAR 7 2016

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...THE LANSING MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1864 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              70   12/31/1875
 LOW              -37   02/02/1868
HIGHEST            63   12/13        54       9       51  12/23
                                                          12/15
LOWEST              0   02/14        -8       8      -16  02/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     37.9              32.5     5.4     28.5
AVG. MINIMUM     24.4              19.2     5.2     13.7
MEAN             31.2              25.9     5.3     21.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     30              43.8   -13.8       57
DAYS MIN <= 32     73              77.6    -4.6       81
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               7.1    -6.1       17

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.65   1950
 MINIMUM         1.35   2003
TOTALS           5.88              4.99    0.89     3.81
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.06    0.01     0.04
DAYS >= .01        43              37.9     5.1       32
DAYS >= .10        17              14.1     2.9        9
DAYS >= .50         3               2.1     0.9        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.91   12/28 TO 12/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           64.2   1908
 24 HR TOTAL     15.4   01/26/1967 TO 01/26/1967
 SNOW DEPTH        24   01/28/1978
                        01/27/1978
TOTALS           25.4              38.4   -13.0     27.5
SINCE 7/1        33.6              42.2    -8.6     33.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                 3      -2        4
DAYS >= TRACE      46              33.1    12.9       55
DAYS >= 1.0         9              12.1    -3.1        9
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        10   02/25                         13  02/03
                                                          02/02
 24 HR TOTAL      7.0   02/24 TO 02/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3052              3520    -468     3898
 SINCE 7/1       4160              4971    -811     5494
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/03/1894
 LATEST       07/15/1863
EARLIEST                        10/01
LATEST                          05/10
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/239
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/240    DATE  02/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    60/230    DATE  02/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             30
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         44

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               3
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               27     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               44     SLEET                      2
FOG                      61     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     14
HAZE                     35

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

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