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JSC Weather Monthly Summary


JSC Building 30 Weather         Month:  Aug          Year:       2008

        Temperature in F                        Precipitation (inches)              Peak Wind (mph)             Altimeter

     Day  Max    Min   Average   HDD     CDD    Water   Snow  Snow Depth   Weather Direction Speed  Time [CDT]  Min    Max    Remarks

       1   94     78      86.0          21.0     0.00                                  S       27   1824        29.86  29.97

       2   96     77      86.5          21.5     0.00                                  S       20   2014#       29.87  29.98                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

       3   90     73      81.5          16.5     0.38                           3      E       48   1944        29.85  30.03                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

       4   91     75      83.0          18.0     0.00                                  E       16   2358#       29.87  29.96                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

       5   85     71      78.0          13.0     1.95                                  NW      48   0928        29.72  29.97                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

       6   89     78      83.5          18.5     0.00                                  S       20   1344#       29.96  30.07                                                                                                                                                                                                                

       7   91     79      85.0          20.0     0.00                           3      S       18   1820        29.92  30.06                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

       8   93     77      85.0          20.0     0.00                                  SE      19   1952#       29.88  29.99                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

       9   91     78      84.5          19.5     0.00                                  E       19   1656        29.86  29.98                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

      10   92     78      85.0          20.0     0.00                                  SE      25   1726#       29.81  29.92                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

      11   92     79      85.5          20.5     0.00                           8      W       29   1738        29.77  29.89  Hazy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

      12   87     80      83.5          18.5     Trace                                 W       27   1458        29.72  29.85                                                                                   

      13   87     78      82.5          17.5     0.02                                  SE      18   1300#       29.76  29.86                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

      14   90     77      83.5          18.5     0.00                                  E       18   1430        29.84  29.93                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

      15   87     77      82.0          17.0     0.17                                  SW      25   1126        29.90  29.97                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

      16   84     74      79.0          14.0     0.58                         1,3      NE      21   1108        29.90  30.01                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

      17   84     73      78.5          13.5     Trace                        1,3      SW      23   1552        29.85  29.98                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

      18   85     74      79.5          14.5     0.32                         1,3      SE      19   1228        29.84  29.92                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

      19   79     71      75.0          10.0     0.67                         1,3      SW      22   1646        29.82  29.90                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

      20   80     73      76.5          11.5     1.34                         1,3      SW      26   0918        29.80  29.89                                                                                                                                                                                                             

      21   83     73      78.0          13.0     1.47                         1,3      SW      26   1330        29.84  29.96                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

      22   89     78      83.5          18.5     0.00                                  SE      16   1558#       29.92  30.00                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

      23   91     73      82.0          17.0     0.88                           3      NE      30   2258        29.88  30.03                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

      24   90     74      82.0          17.0     0.00                                  S       17   2032        29.81  29.94                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

      25   92     76      84.0          19.0     0.00                                  NW      17   1340        29.76  29.86                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

      26   89     76      82.5          17.5     0.11                         3,8      NW      17   1528#       29.79  29.88  Hazy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

      27   90     76      83.0          18.0     0.00                           3      NE      19   1408        29.84  29.94                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

      28   90     78      84.0          19.0     0.00                                  SE      16   1352#       29.83  29.92                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

      29   87     78      82.5          17.5     0.00                                  E       11   1312        29.88  29.97  No data 1412-2218                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

      30   88     77      82.5          17.5     0.00                                  NE      16   1548#       29.87  29.98                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

      31   91     77      84.0          19.0     0.00                                  E       21   1514        29.78  29.93                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Sum                                    536.5     7.89           

Average 88.6    76.0      82.3                    

Maximum   96      80                                                                            48                     30.07

Minimum   79      71                                                                                            29.72



Temperature Data         Precipitation Data              Weather Symbols:

Average Monthly:      82 Total for month:             7.89      1 Fog

JSC avg-EFD Climo   -1.2 JSC - EFD Climo:            +3.19      2 Fog, VSBY <= 1/4 SM

Highest:      96 on  2nd Greatest daily total:        1.95      3 Thunder

Lowest:       71 on 19th Days with 0.01" or more:       11      4 Ice Pellets

                         Days with 0.10" or more:       10      5 Hail

                         Days with 0.50" or more:        6      6 Glaze or rime

                         Days with 1.00" or more:        3      7 Blowing Dust or Sand, VSB <= 1/2 SM

                         Year-to-date rainfall:      30.50      8 Smoke or Haze

                         Days with thunder:             10      9 Blowing Snow

                         Lightning flashes within      TBD      X Tornado, waterspout, funnel cloud

                         Days with dense fog:            0      # Last of more than one occurrence

JSC - EFD climate year to end of month: -0.70



Remarks: 

Tropical Storm Edouard came ashore on August 5 at McFadden National Wildlife Refuge between High Island and 

Sabine Pass.   

New Period of Record for Ellington Field climatology for comparison.  POR 07/1941 - 08/2007 


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