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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS, MI
155 PM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

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...THE MUSKEGON MI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2016 TO 5/31/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1896 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              93   05/29/1962
 LOW              -11   03/16/1897
HIGHEST            88   05/31        83       5       82  05/17
                                                          05/07
LOWEST              7   03/04         7       0        4  03/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.5              55.2     2.3     55.7
AVG. MINIMUM     38.1              37.1     1.0     36.4
MEAN             47.8              46.2     1.6     46.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               4.9    -1.9        7
DAYS MIN <= 32     27              31.1    -4.1       32
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.61   2004
 MINIMUM         1.93   1930
TOTALS           9.72              8.41    1.31     9.14
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02     0.10
DAYS >= .01        34              34.0     0.0       30
DAYS >= .10        23              18.7     4.3       17
DAYS >= .50         6               5.0     1.0        5
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.3     0.7        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.22   03/30 TO 03/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           41.8   1965
 24 HR TOTAL     12.0   04/05/1982 TO 04/05/1982
 SNOW DEPTH        24   03/05/2014
TOTALS            7.3              11.3    -4.0      4.0
SINCE 7/1        61.8              93.7   -31.9     92.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= TRACE      12               8.0     4.0       10
DAYS >= 1.0         2               3.3    -1.3        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   03/02                         17  03/04
                                                          03/01
                                                          03/02
 24 HR TOTAL      3.8   03/01 TO 03/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1599              1761    -162     1753
 SINCE 7/1         MM              6494      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL      44                28      16       39
 SINCE 1/1         44                29      15       39

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/22/1976
 LATEST       06/22/1992
EARLIEST                        10/14
LATEST                          05/04
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/175
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/220    DATE  03/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/220    DATE  03/16

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             45
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         34

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              7     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                      18
LIGHT RAIN               42     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          4     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      0
FOG                      35     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                     21

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

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