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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
330 AM EDT TUE AUG 2 2016

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...THE FORT WAYNE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 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             106   07/14/1936
                        07/22/1934
 LOW               38   07/02/1904
HIGHEST            92   07/23        MM      MM       90  07/28
                        07/12
LOWEST             51   07/02        MM      MM       56  07/22
                                                          07/11
                                                          07/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.2              84.4     0.8     81.4
AVG. MINIMUM     64.1              62.7     1.4     62.1
MEAN             74.6              73.6     1.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      5               5.4    -0.4        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.00   1986
 MINIMUM         0.41   1974
TOTALS           1.12              4.24   -3.12     5.97
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.14   -0.10     0.19
DAYS >= .01         9               9.8    -0.8        9
DAYS >= .10         3               6.8    -3.8        7
DAYS >= .50         0               2.7    -2.7        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.3    -1.3        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.44   07/28 TO 07/29

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2014
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   07/31 TO 07/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       3                 3       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          3                 3       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     310               267      43      217
 SINCE 1/1        590               506      84      489
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/210    DATE  07/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/220    DATE  07/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             19
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      5

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

&&

...CORRECTED RANKINGS...

...WELL BELOW NORMAL RAINFALL AND SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES...

TEMPERATURE...

JULY TEMPERATURES AVERAGED SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE MONTH.

THE AVERAGE DAILY TEMPERATURE FOR FORT WAYNE WAS 74.6 DEGREES...WHICH WAS
1.0 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THIS WAS THE 37TH WARMEST
JULY ON RECORD. THE AVERAGE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 85.2 WAS 0.8
DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL...WHILE THE AVERAGE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS
64.1 OR 1.4 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

THERE WERE 5 DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES REACHING OR EXCEEDING 90
DEGREES. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE WAS 92 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON
THE 12TH AND AGAIN ON THE 23RD. THE COOLEST MORNING WAS ON THE 2ND
WHEN THE TEMPERATURE DROPPED TO 51 DEGREES.

RAINFALL...

THE BIG STORY WAS THE LACK OF RAINFALL IN FORT WAYNE FOR THE MONTH
OF JULY. RAINFALL FOR THE MONTH TOTALED JUST 1.12 INCHES IN JULY.
THIS WAS 3.12 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL OF 4.24. THIS RANKED AS THE 8TH
DRIEST ON RECORD. THE DRIEST YEAR ON RECORD WAS 0.41 INCHES IN 1974.

THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF PRECIPITATION TO FALL IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD WAS
0.44 INCHES ON THE 28TH TO 29TH. THERE WERE 9 DAYS WITH MEASURABLE
RAINFALL IN JULY AND ONLY 3 DAYS RECORDED AMOUNTS OF A TENTH OF AN
INCH OR GREATER.

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LEWIS/MURPHY/LASHLEY



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