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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
929 AM CDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE CONCORDIA KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1885 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              97   03/21/1907
 LOW              -11   03/11/1948
HIGHEST            78   03/30        59      19       81
                        03/10
LOWEST             -6   03/03        26     -32       11
AVG. MAXIMUM     53.1              54.6    -1.5     49.9
AVG. MINIMUM     25.1              31.4    -6.3     26.8
MEAN             39.1              43.0    -3.9     38.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               1.6     1.4        1
DAYS MIN <= 32     26              16.7     9.3       25
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               0.1     1.9        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.32   1987
 MINIMUM         0.00   1920
                        1910
TOTALS           0.23              2.01   -1.78     0.89
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.06   -0.05     0.03
DAYS >= .01         7               7.4    -0.4       10
DAYS >= .10         1               3.9    -2.9        3
DAYS >= .50         0               1.3    -1.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.10   03/24 TO 03/24              0.28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           22.7   1960
TOTALS            2.8               2.8     0.0      4.3
SINCE 7/1        23.8              19.7     4.1     26.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.8    -0.8        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   03/23                          2
                        03/22
                        03/03
 24 HR TOTAL      0.8   MM                           2.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     796               684     112      817
 SINCE 7/1       5278              4891     387     4836
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1        0
..............................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              14.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/190    DATE  03/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/200    DATE  03/26

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           21
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     57

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HEAVY SNOW                 0
SNOW                      3     LIGHT SNOW                 7
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                     10

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

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