Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA
1108 AM EDT MON MAY 1 2017

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...THE SALISBURY MD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1900 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   04/27/1915
                        04/26/1915
 LOW               15   04/01/1923
HIGHEST            88   04/29        72      16       84  04/26
                                                          04/19
LOWEST             31   04/09        40      -9       24  04/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.8              64.9     6.9     64.8
AVG. MINIMUM     50.3              43.1     7.2     41.9
MEAN             61.1              54.0     7.1     53.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               3.4    -2.4        4
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.30   1983
 MINIMUM         0.39   2010
TOTALS           2.02              3.55   -1.53     3.67
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.12   -0.05     0.12
DAYS >= .01         9              10.9    -1.9       13
DAYS >= .10         5               7.0    -2.0       10
DAYS >= .50         1               2.4    -1.4        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.0    -1.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.02   03/31 TO 04/01
                        04/01 TO 04/01
                        04/01 TO 04/02

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.0   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0
SINCE 7/1         9.6               9.3     0.3     19.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             1  04/05
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30           04/05 TO 04/05
                                                          04/05 TO 04/05
                                                          04/05 TO 04/05

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     180               345    -165      362
 SINCE 7/1       3555              4280    -725     3477
COOLING TOTAL      68                15      53       21
 SINCE 1/1         70                17      53       24
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/150    DATE  04/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/150    DATE  04/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      5

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

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