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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...PART 2
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
830 PM CST FRI JAN 1 2010

...A REVIEW OF 2009 WEATHER AND CLIMATE FOR HARRISON...

DFN - DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL

TEMPERATURES

      AVERAGE TEMPERATURES
MONTH  HIGH   LOW   AVG  DFN  HIGHEST/DATE      LOWEST/DATE

JAN    44.9  24.1  34.5 -0.4  72/ 3RD            7/16TH
FEB    53.8  32.9  43.4 +3.2  70/25TH           13/ 4TH
MAR    61.6  39.8  50.7 +1.9  84/ 6TH           13/ 1ST
APR    67.0  46.3  56.7 -1.3  88/23RD           27/ 7TH
MAY    73.5  54.7  64.1 -2.0  88/31ST           41/17TH 18TH
JUN    86.5  65.5  76.0 +2.1  95/24TH 27TH      48/ 5TH
JUL    84.3  65.2  74.8 -4.3  95/11TH           55/18TH 19TH
AUG    84.5  63.5  74.0 -3.6  94/ 4TH           48/31ST
SEP    76.6  59.2  67.9 -1.7  89/27TH           44/30TH
OCT    63.1  46.4  54.7 -4.6  80/ 8TH           31/18TH
NOV    64.0  43.1  53.5 +6.1  83/ 7TH           31/30TH
DEC    44.2  26.2  35.2 -2.9  60/22ND           10/10TH
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YEAR   67.0  47.2  57.1 -0.7  95 24 JUN 27 JUN   7 16 JAN

PRECIPITATION
                                                  HIGHEST RAINFALL
MONTH  RAIN     DFN  SNOWFALL/SOLID PRECIP  DFN  IN A CALENDAR DAY

JAN    5.04  + 2.53                   1.0  -3.2  3.76 27TH
FEB    1.65  - 1.06                   1.3  -2.2  0.64 10TH
MAR    3.47  - 0.82                 TRACE  -2.1  1.35 24TH
APR    3.90  - 0.19                   0.0  -0.7  1.14 12TH
MAY    6.90  + 1.89                              1.10  2ND
JUN    6.04  + 1.70                              1.24 14TH
JUL    5.53  + 2.81                              1.73 13TH
AUG    3.26  - 0.15                              1.65 20TH
SEP    9.80  + 5.77                              2.14 15TH
OCT   12.59  + 9.09                   0.0   0.0  4.01  8TH
NOV    1.36  - 3.60                 TRACE  -0.9  0.57 16TH
DEC    1.69  - 1.94                   0.7  -0.8  0.75 24TH
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YEAR  61.23  +16.03                   3.0 -10.0  4.01 8 OCT

.JANUARY...
IT WAS THE COOLEST JANUARY SINCE 2003...AND THE WETTEST JANUARY
SINCE 1998. THE 3.76 INCHES OF RAIN WHICH FELL ON JANUARY 27TH
MARKED THE WETTEST DAY ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF JANUARY.

.FEBRUARY...
IT WAS THE WARMEST FEBRUARY SINCE 2005...AND THE DRIEST FEBRUARY
SINCE 2006.

.MARCH...
ONLY A TRACE OF SNOW FELL. THIS WAS ONLY THE 4TH MARCH SINCE 2002
WITH ANY SNOW.

.APRIL...
IT WAS WARMER THAN APRIL 2007 AND 2008...BUT STILL COOLER THAN EVERY
APRIL 1998-2006.

.MAY...
IT WAS THE COOLEST MAY SINCE 2002. THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS
THE 10TH COOLEST ON RECORD. IT WAS THE WETTEST MAY SINCE 1990. FROM
MAY 8TH TO MAY 16TH...MEASURABLE RAIN FELL EACH DAY. THIS 9-DAY
PERIOD RANKS AS THE THIRD LONGEST PERIOD OF CONSECUTIVE DAYS WITH
MEASURABLE RAINFALL ON RECORD.

.JUNE...
IT WAS THE WARMEST JUNE SINCE 1998. THE HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 95
DEGREES WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 2005. IT WAS DRIER THAN JUNE OF
2008...BUT WETTER THAN EVERY JUNE FROM 2001-2007.

.JULY...
IT WAS THE COOLEST JULY SINCE 2004. THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS
THE 5TH COOLEST ON RECORD. IT WAS DRIER THAN JULY 2008...BUT STILL
WETTER THAN EVERY JULY FROM 2001 THROUGH 2007.

.AUGUST...
IT WAS THE COOLEST AUGUST SINCE 2004. THE LOW OF 48 ON THE 31ST WAS
THE COOLEST TEMPERATURE SINCE AUGUST 2004.

.SEPTEMBER...
IT WAS THE COOLEST SEPTEMBER SINCE 2006. THE AVERAGE HIGH
TEMPERATURE WAS THE 4TH COOLEST ON RECORD. IT WAS THE WETTEST
SEPTEMBER SINCE 1993...AND THE 4TH WETTEST ON RECORD.

.OCTOBER...
IT WAS THE COOLEST OCTOBER SINCE 1976...AND THE 6TH COOLEST ON
RECORD. THE AVERAGE MONTHLY HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE COOLEST SINCE
2002 AND THE COOLEST ON RECORD.

IT WAS THE WETTEST OCTOBER SINCE 1941...AND THE 2ND WETTEST ON
RECORD. IT WAS THE WETTEST MONTH SINCE MAY 1990...AND THE 10TH
WETTEST MONTH ON RECORD. THE 4.01 INCHES OF RAIN WHICH FELL ON THE
8TH MARKED THE 2ND WETTEST DAY ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER.
THE 2.73 INCHES OF RAIN WHICH FELL ON THE 29TH MARKED THE 9TH
WETTEST DAY ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF OCTOBER.

.NOVEMBER...
IT WAS THE WARMEST NOVEMBER SINCE 1999...AND THE 7TH WARMEST ON
RECORD. THE AVERAGE LOW WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 1999...AND THE 5TH
WARMEST ON RECORD. IT WAS THE WETTEST NOVEMBER SINCE 2006.

.DECEMBER...
IT WAS THE COOLEST DECEMBER SINCE 2000...AND THE DRIEST DECEMBER SINCE
2005.

.YEAR...
IT WAS WARMER THAN 2008...BUT COOLER THAN EVERY YEAR FROM 1994 THROUGH
2007. IT WAS ALSO THE 6TH WETTEST YEAR ON RECORD.

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