Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
315 PM CST THU FEB 2 2017

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...THE MERIDIAN CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1889 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              83   01/26/1950
                        01/10/1949
 LOW                0   01/12/1962
HIGHEST            79   01/17        74       5       74  01/31
                        01/13
                        01/12
LOWEST             18   01/08        18       0       22  01/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.2              56.5     9.7     56.7
AVG. MINIMUM     44.0              33.1    10.9     32.9
MEAN             55.1              44.8    10.3     44.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      9              15.9    -6.9       16
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.77   1937
 MINIMUM         0.72   1927
TOTALS           7.37              5.13    2.24     3.24
DAILY AVG.       0.24              0.17    0.07     0.10
DAYS >= .01        10               9.8     0.2        8
DAYS >= .10         7               7.4    -0.4        4
DAYS >= .50         5               3.3     1.7        2
DAYS >= 1.00        4               1.4     2.6        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.97   01/21 TO 01/21              1.53

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            7.6   1904
TOTALS            0.8               0.2     0.6        T
SINCE 7/1         0.8               0.3     0.5        T
DAYS >= TRACE       1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.8   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     326               629    -303      618
 SINCE 7/1        939              1637    -698     1157
COOLING TOTAL      24                 3      21        0
 SINCE 1/1         24                 0      24        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/200    DATE  01/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/290    DATE  01/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      1
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

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