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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
521 AM CDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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...THE NORTH LITTLE ROCK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1975 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             110   07/31/1986
 LOW               60   07/05/1997
HIGHEST            94   07/27        94       0       98  07/18
                                                          07/10
LOWEST             61   07/18        73     -12       62  07/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.7              92.1    -7.4     90.5
AVG. MINIMUM     68.1              72.8    -4.7     69.7
MEAN             76.4              82.4    -6.0     80.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      8              20.8   -12.8       20
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.12   2009
 MINIMUM         0.34   2000
TOTALS           3.48              3.81   -0.33     3.32
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.12   -0.01     0.11
DAYS >= .01        12               8.4     3.6       13
DAYS >= .10         7                                  5
DAYS >= .50         3                                  1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.1    -1.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.90   07/08 TO 07/08

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     361               541    -180      474
 SINCE 1/1       1017              1250    -233     1154

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989
 LATEST       04/19/1983
EARLIEST                        11/13
LATEST                          03/19
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    14/MM     DATE   MM
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    29/MM     DATE   MM

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

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

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

&&

...DATA FOR NORTH LITTLE ROCK FOR JULY 2014...

.SUMMARY...
JULY WILL LONG BE REMEMBERED AS ONE OF THE COLDEST ON RECORD...IN
TERMS OF AVERAGE...AS WELL AS HIGH AND LOW TEMPERATURES. THERE WERE
SEVERAL PERIODS DURING THE MONTH WITH TEMPERATURES FALLING INTO THE
60S...AND HIGHS ONLY IN THE 70S. FOR THE SECOND JULY IN A ROW...THERE
WERE NO TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 100 DEGREES. FOR THE FIRST TIME
SINCE 2007...THERE WERE NO TEMPERATURES ABOVE 94 DEGREES.

EVEN THOUGH IT WAS THE WETTEST JULY IN SEVERAL YEARS...RAINFALL WAS
STILL BELOW AVERAGE.

.MONTHLY TEMPERATURES...

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1989...AND THE
COLDEST ON RECORD.

THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 2013...AND THE
COLDEST ON RECORD.

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 1989...AND THE
COLDEST ON RECORD.

.DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES...

ABOVE NORMAL ON FOUR DAYS...NORMAL ON TWO DAYS...AND BELOW NORMAL ON
25 DAYS.

.NUMBER OF DAYS WITH TEMPERATURES...

AT OR ABOVE 100....0...SAME AS 2013
AT OR ABOVE  90....8...THE FEWEST SINCE 1989...TIED 1989 FOR THE
                       FEWEST ON RECORD
AT OR BELOW  70...22...THE MOST SINCE 1985...AND THE MOST ON RECORD
AT OR BELOW  65....8...THE MOST SINCE 2013...AND THE MOST ON RECORD

.DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE  RECORD TYPE                  NEW RECORD   PREVIOUS RECORD
 3RD  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     82 IN 2014    84 IN 1985
 4TH  LOW TEMPERATURE              64 IN 2014    64 IN 2013...1995
16TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     79 IN 2014    83 IN 1989
      LOW TEMPERATURE              62 IN 2014    65 IN 1990
17TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     70 IN 2014    82 IN 1989
      LOW TEMPERATURE              62 IN 2014    65 IN 1976
18TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     71 IN 2014    82 IN 1989...1979
      LOW TEMPERATURE              61 IN 2014    61 IN 2009
19TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     76 IN 2014    84 IN 1989
      LOW TEMPERATURE              63 IN 2014    64 IN 2009...1984
24TH  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     83 IN 2014    85 IN 1989
25TH  LOW TEMPERATURE              64 IN 2014    65 IN 2000
31ST  COLDEST HIGH TEMPERATURE     74 IN 2014    82 IN 1984

ON THE 17TH...THE HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 70 DEGREES WAS THE COLDEST
JULY HIGH TEMPERATURE SINCE 1995...AND THE COLDEST ON RECORD IN THE
MONTH OF JULY. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 73 IN JULY 5TH 1995...AND
JULY 27TH 1977.

ON THE 18TH...THE HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 71 DEGREES WAS THE 2ND COLDEST
ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF JULY.

THE LOW OF 61 DEGREES WAS THE COLDEST SINCE 2009...AND MOST RECENTLY
TIED JULY 18TH 2009 FOR THE 2ND COLDEST ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF
JULY.

THE DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 66.0 DEGREES ON JULY 17TH AND 18TH
SET A NEW RECORD COLDEST DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH OF
JULY. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 68.5 DEGREES...SET ON JULY 5TH 1995.

ON THE 31ST...THE HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 74 DEGREES TIED JULY 1ST 1989
FOR THE 4TH COLDEST ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF JULY.

ON THE 19TH...THE HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 76 DEGREES MOST RECENTLY TIED
JULY 13TH 2007 FOR THE 6TH COLDEST ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF JULY.

ON THE 17TH AND 16TH...THE LOWS OF 62 DEGREES MOST RECENTLY TIED
JULY 3RD 2013 FOR THE 3RD COLDEST ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF JULY.

.RAINFALL...

EVEN THOUGH RAINFALL WAS BELOW AVERAGE FOR THE MONTH...IT WAS STILL
THE WETTEST JULY SINCE 2010.

.DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE   NEW RECORD        PREVIOUS RECORD
 8TH  0.90 IN 2014        0.31 IN 1997
23RD  0.67 IN 2014        0.57 IN 2011

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