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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
555 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015

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...THE PINE BLUFF CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1883 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   01/11/1928
 LOW               -6   01/13/1918
                        01/12/1918
HIGHEST            68   01/19        50      18       69  01/20
LOWEST             11   01/08        32     -21       10  01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     49.9              51.7    -1.8     50.0
AVG. MINIMUM     30.4              32.9    -2.5     26.1
MEAN             40.1              42.3    -2.2     38.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               1.4    -1.4        2
DAYS MIN <= 32     15              15.3    -0.3       26
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.50   1937
 MINIMUM         0.19   2003
TOTALS           3.61              3.76   -0.15     1.69
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.12    0.00     0.05
DAYS >= .01         8               9.8    -1.8        6
DAYS >= .10         6                                  3
DAYS >= .50         2                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.09   01/02 TO 01/03

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           20.5   1966
 24 HR TOTAL     12.0   01/28/1966 TO 01/28/1966
 SNOW DEPTH        12   01/28/1966
TOTALS              T               2.3    -2.3      0.3
 LIQUID EQUIV       T              0.10   -0.10     0.03
SINCE 7/1         0.1               2.5    -2.4      0.5
 LIQUID 7/1      0.01              0.20   -0.19     0.05
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       2               0.3     1.7        1
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   01/23 TO 01/23
                        01/15 TO 01/15


DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     761               705      56      825
 SINCE 7/1       1964              1858     106     2101
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/10/2000
 LATEST       04/25/1910
EARLIEST                        11/12
LATEST                          03/16
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/290    DATE  01/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/290    DATE  01/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      2
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

&&

...DATA FOR PINE BLUFF FOR JANUARY 2015...

.SUMMARY...
IN THE FIRST TWO WEEKS OF THE MONTH...DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES
WERE AS HIGH AS 10 TO NEAR 20 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. ALL THAT CHANGED
THE SECOND HALF OF THE MONTH...AS WARMER CONDITIONS SET IN...AND
TEMPERATURES REGULARLY HIT THE 50S AND 60S. HOWEVER...THE LARGE NEGATIVE
DEPARTURES FROM NORMAL IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE MONTH...PLUS A RETURN TO
BELOW AVERAGE TEMPERATURES THE LAST TWO DAYS KEPT THE MONTH AS A WHOLE
OVER TWO DEGREES BELOW THE 30-YEAR AVERAGE.

RAINFALL MOSTLY CAME IN THE FIRST THREE DAYS OF THE MONTH...AND WAS
ONLY SPARSE AFTER THAT. EVEN THOUGH IT WAS THE WETTEST JANUARY IN
TWO YEARS...RAINFALL WAS STILL BELOW AVERAGE...THOUGH ONLY SLIGHTLY.

NO MEASURABLE SNOW FELL FOR THE FIRST JANUARY SINCE 2012.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 2013. THE AVERAGE LOW
AND MONTHLY TEMPERATURES WERE THE WARMEST SINCE 2013.

.DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

ABOVE NORMAL ON 13 DAYS...NORMAL ON ONE DAYS...BELOW NORMAL ON 17
DAYS.

.NUMBER OF DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES...

THERE WERE 15 DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES AT OR BELOW FREEZING...WHICH
WAS THE FEWEST SINCE 2013.

THERE WERE 9 DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 60...WHICH WAS THE
MOST SINCE 2013.

THERE WAS ONE DAY WITH A TEMPERATURE OF 15 DEGREES OR LESS...
WHICH WAS THE FEWEST SINCE 2013.

.DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

.RAINFALL...

IT WAS THE WETTEST JANUARY SINCE 2013...BUT RAINFALL WAS SLIGHTLY
BELOW THE 30-YEAR AVERAGE.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

.SNOWFALL...

NO MEASURABLE SNOW FELL FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2012.

.DAILY SNOWFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

NONE.

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