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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED CHANUTE NARRATIVE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
1034 PM CST MON DEC 1 2014

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...THE WICHITA MID CONTINENT KS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              86   11/02/2012
                        11/08/2006
 LOW                1   11/26/1975
HIGHEST            77   11/10                         77  11/16
LOWEST              5   11/18                         14  11/27

AVG. MAXIMUM     52.5              56.2    -3.7     54.8
AVG. MINIMUM     28.9              34.6    -5.7     32.9
MEAN             40.7              45.4    -4.7     43.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               0.6     2.4        2
DAYS MIN <= 32     19              12.1     6.9       15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.69   1909
 MINIMUM         0.00   1989
                        1954
                        1921
TOTALS           0.45              1.43   -0.98     0.60
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.05   -0.04     0.02
DAYS >= .01         4               5.3    -1.3        2
DAYS >= .10         2               2.5    -0.5        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.8    -0.8        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.5    -0.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.21   11/16 TO 11/16
                        11/15 TO 11/16
                        11/16 TO 11/16

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            9.0   1888
TOTALS            1.8               1.3     0.5        T
SINCE 7/1         1.8               1.4     0.4        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.3     0.7        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   11/16                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      1.8   MM                             T

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     717               590     127      631
 SINCE 7/1        880               876       4      885
COOLING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
 SINCE 1/1       1849              1686     163     1778
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/350    DATE  11/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/340    DATE  11/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            8
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     57

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      2

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

&&

...NOVEMBER 2014 WAS COLD AND DRY...

WICHITA:

AFTER A RELATIVELY WARM AND WET OCTOBER ACROSS MUCH OF THE
REGION...MUCH COLDER AND DRIER WEATHER PREVAILED FOR NOVEMBER.
WICHITA`S AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS 40.7 DEGREES...4.7
DEGREES COOLER THAN NORMAL. IT TIED FOR THE 12TH COLDEST NOVEMBER
ON RECORD (SINCE 1888)...AND WAS THE COLDEST NOVEMBER SINCE 2000.
IN THE PRECIPITATION DEPARTMENT...ONLY 0.45 INCHES ACCUMULATED AT
THE AIR CAPITAL...0.98 INCHES DRIER THAN NORMAL. IT WAS THE 34TH
DRIEST NOVEMBER ON RECORD...AND THE DRIEST SINCE 2007.

SALINA:

SALINA`S AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS 39.4 DEGREES...4.5
DEGREES COOLER THAN NORMAL. IT TIED FOR THE 8TH COLDEST NOVEMBER
ON RECORD (SINCE 1948)...AND WAS THE COLDEST NOVEMBER SINCE 2000.
IN THE PRECIPITATION DEPARTMENT...A MEAGER 0.13 INCHES
ACCUMULATED...1.12 INCHES DRIER THAN NORMAL. IT WAS THE 9TH
DRIEST NOVEMBER ON RECORD...AND THE DRIEST SINCE 2006.

CHANUTE:

CHANUTE`S AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS 40.3 DEGREES...6.0 DEGREES
COOLER THAN NORMAL. IT WAS THE 8TH COLDEST NOVEMBER ON RECORD (SINCE
1897)...AND WAS THE COLDEST NOVEMBER SINCE 2000. IN THE
PRECIPITATION DEPARTMENT...1.35 INCHES ACCUMULATED...1.15 INCHES
DRIER THAN NORMAL. IT TIED FOR THE 43RD DRIEST NOVEMBER ON
RECORD...AND WAS THE DRIEST SINCE 2012.

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