Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
708 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

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...THE AMARILLO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2015

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   03/20/1907
                        03/19/1907
 LOW               -3   03/11/1948
HIGHEST            87   03/31                         81  03/30
LOWEST             12   03/05                          3  03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.6              62.5     3.1     62.9
AVG. MINIMUM     35.7              33.3     2.4     30.6
MEAN             50.6              47.9     2.7     46.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               0.6     0.4        1
DAYS MIN <= 32      8              13.0    -5.0       17
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.14   2000
 MINIMUM            T   1950
                        1944
                        1936
TOTALS           0.21              1.39   -1.18     0.20
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.04   -0.03     0.01
DAYS >= .01         5               6.0    -1.0        3
DAYS >= .10         0               3.2    -3.2        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.8    -0.8        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.14   03/17 TO 03/18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.5   1934
TOTALS            0.1               2.9    -2.8      0.3
SINCE 7/1        23.9              16.9     7.0     12.4
DAYS >= TRACE       1               1.9    -0.9        2
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.9    -0.9        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   03/01
 24 HR TOTAL      0.1   03/04

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     440               532     -92      559
 SINCE 7/1       3565              3809    -244     3912
COOLING TOTAL       2                 2       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          2                 2       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/360    DATE  03/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/360    DATE  03/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           23
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              4
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     57

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

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

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