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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1034 AM EDT TUE MAY 1 2018

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...THE PIEDMONT TRIAD INTL AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1903 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/28/1915
 LOW               21   04/04/1943
HIGHEST            82   04/18                         86
LOWEST             31   04/08                         37
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.6              70.2    -1.6     73.9
AVG. MINIMUM     44.6              47.3    -2.7     53.8
MEAN             56.6              58.8    -2.2     63.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.05   1918
TOTALS           4.43              3.57    0.86     5.74
DAYS >= .01         9
DAYS >= .10         7
DAYS >= .50         4
DAYS >= 1.00        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.32   04/24 TO 04/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2018
                        2013
                        5
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS              TR              0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1        14.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       2
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     258               221      37      116
 SINCE 7/1       3562              3546      16     2722
COOLING TOTAL      11                33     -22       88
 SINCE 1/1         21                38     -17      100
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/160    DATE  04/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/160    DATE  04/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       11
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      1
FOG                      12     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.

&&

THE TOTAL SNOWFALL OF A TRACE ON APRIL 7TH AT PIEDMONT TRIAD
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TIED THE OLD DAILY RECORD FOR THAT DATE OF
A TRACE, LAST SET IN 1989.

THE TOTAL SNOWFALL OF A TRACE ON APRIL 8TH AT PIEDMONT TRIAD
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TIED THE OLD DAILY RECORD FOR THAT DATE OF
A TRACE, LAST SET IN 1982.

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