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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
437 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015


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...THE CHICAGO-MIDWAY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1928 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         60   1225 AM  94    1949  67     -7
  MINIMUM         52    814 AM  34    1954  48      4
                                      1944
                                      1929
  AVERAGE         56                        58     -2

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.79          0.83 1991   0.13   0.66
  MONTH TO DATE    0.99                      0.62   0.37
  SINCE MAR 1      4.41                      6.98  -2.57
  SINCE JAN 1      5.75                     10.98  -5.23

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            9                         8      1
  MONTH TO DATE   21                        45    -24
  SINCE MAR 1   1217                      1305    -88
  SINCE JUL 1   5939                      5816    123

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1
  MONTH TO DATE    8                         5      3
  SINCE MAR 1      8                        18    -10
  SINCE JAN 1      8                        18    -10
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   8   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  NE (40)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (70)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


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THE CHICAGO-MIDWAY CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        93      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        34      1989
                                             1978


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2015...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 PM CDT
MAY  6 2015...........SUNRISE   541 AM CDT   SUNSET   754 PM CDT


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




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