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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1230 PM CDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE HOUSTON INTERCONTINENTAL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   03/30/1946
 LOW               21   03/03/1943

HIGHEST            85   03/28        73      12       90  03/18
LOWEST             27   03/03        51     -24       31  03/03

AVG. MAXIMUM     69.4              73.0    -3.6     73.2
AVG. MINIMUM     48.3              52.5    -4.2     49.3
MEAN             58.8              62.7    -3.9     61.2

DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               0.6     1.4        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.66   1922
 MINIMUM            T   1916

TOTALS           2.45              3.41   -0.96     0.89
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.11   -0.03     0.03

DAYS >= .01        11               8.8     2.2        3
DAYS >= .10         5               4.8     0.2        3
DAYS >= .50         2               2.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1992

TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.1    -0.1      0.0

SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   03/31 TO 03/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     214               141      73      176
 SINCE 7/1       1694              1329     365     1106
COOLING TOTAL      32                71     -39       65
 SINCE 1/1         66               109     -43      105
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.6
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/090
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/360    DATE  03/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/350    DATE  03/12

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      5

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.
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...THE HOUSTON/HOBBY AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1930 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   03/30/1946
 LOW               22   03/03/1943

HIGHEST            84   03/28        MM      MM       89  03/18
LOWEST             28   03/03        MM      MM       35  03/03

AVG. MAXIMUM     69.1              72.4    -3.3     72.9
AVG. MINIMUM     50.7              54.3    -3.6     52.0
MEAN             59.9              63.3    -3.4     62.5

DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               0.3     1.7        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.42   1957
 MINIMUM         0.07   1953

TOTALS           2.54              3.20   -0.66     1.18
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.10   -0.02     0.04

DAYS >= .01        11               8.0     3.0        4
DAYS >= .10         5               4.7     0.3        3
DAYS >= .50         2               1.9     0.1        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.1    -1.1        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM

TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T                 T     0.0      0.0

SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   03/31 TO 03/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     187               121      66      143
 SINCE 7/1       1514              1191     323      911
COOLING TOTAL      38                69     -31       71
 SINCE 1/1         77               107     -30      117
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.9
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/071
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/330    DATE  03/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/320    DATE  03/16

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      5

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

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