Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
615 PM CDT SAT APR 2 2016

CORRECTED THUNDERSTORM DAYS

...THE DALLAS FORT WORTH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1898 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             100   03/21/1916
                        03/09/1911
 LOW               10   03/03/1943
HIGHEST            89   03/14        85       4       83  03/31
                                                          03/29
LOWEST             34   03/21        28       6       22  03/06
                                                          03/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.5              68.2     3.3     65.0
AVG. MINIMUM     50.9              47.0     3.9     47.2
MEAN             61.2              57.6     3.6     56.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX >= 100     0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.8    -1.8        5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN >= 80      0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.39   2002
 MINIMUM         0.02   1925
TOTALS           2.67              3.49   -0.82     2.53
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.11   -0.02     0.08
DAYS >= .01         8               7.8     0.2       12
DAYS >= .10         6               5.1     0.9        4
DAYS >= .50         2               2.5    -0.5        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.9    -0.9        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.32   03/08 TO 03/09              0.70

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            6.1   1942
 24 HR TOTAL      6.0   03/13/1924 TO 03/13/1924
TOTALS            0.0               0.2    -0.2      3.5
SINCE 7/1           T               1.6    -1.6      5.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                                  2
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             4  03/05
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   MM                           2.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     142               261    -119      301
 SINCE 7/1       1553              2193    -640     2337
COOLING TOTAL      30                32      -2       34
 SINCE 1/1         41                39       2       34
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/250    DATE  03/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/250    DATE  03/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              4
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     60

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      3

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

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