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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO, TX
1040 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

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...THE SAN ANTONIO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1886 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            83   03/29                         95  03/28
                        03/28
LOWEST             31   03/06                         27  03/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.3              73.5    -3.2     72.7
AVG. MINIMUM     51.6              50.8     0.8     48.5
MEAN             61.0              62.2    -1.2     60.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                                  1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                                  0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1                                  2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                                  0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           2.97              2.31    0.66     1.06
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.07    0.03     0.03
DAYS >= .01        12                                  9
DAYS >= .10         6                                  4
DAYS >= .50         2                                  0
DAYS >= 1.00        0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.86   03/09 TO 03/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.7    -0.7      0.4

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     172               154      18      188
 SINCE 7/1       1487              1455      32     1522
COOLING TOTAL      56                65      -9       61
 SINCE 1/1         69                91     -22      126
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/360    DATE  03/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/340    DATE  03/26

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      3

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

&&

MONTHLY CLIMATE SUMMARY
MARCH 2015 WAS THE 48TH COOLEST AND 19TH WETTEST MARCH
SINCE RECORD KEEPING BEGAN.

SEA LEVEL PRESSURE DATA
HIGHEST SLP 30.60 ON THE 6TH
LOWEST  SLP 29.74 ON THE 4TH


PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6)

                                          STATION:   SAN ANTONIO
                                          MONTH:     MARCH
                                          YEAR:      2015
                                          LATITUDE:   29 31 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  98 28 W

  TEMPERATURE IN F:       :PCPN:    SNOW:  WIND      :SUNSHINE: SKY     :PK WND
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1   2   3   4   5  6A  6B    7    8   9   10  11  12  13   14  15   16   17  18
                                     12Z  AVG MX 2MIN
DY MAX MIN AVG DEP HDD CDD  WTR  SNW DPTH SPD SPD DIR MIN PSBL S-S WX    SPD DR
================================================================================

 1  48  39  44 -15  21   0 0.05  0.0    0  9.3 15 360   M    M  10 1      19  20
 2  49  41  45 -14  20   0 0.01  0.0    0  8.1 14  20   M    M  10 12     20  30
 3  60  45  53  -6  12   0 0.13  0.0    0  2.5  7 110   M    M  10 12      9 120
 4  69  38  54  -5  11   0 0.03  0.0    0  9.7 30 360   M    M  10 12     41 360
 5  50  33  42 -18  23   0 0.05  0.0    0 15.7 26 350   M    M   5        38  10
 6  56  31  44 -16  21   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.0 10 150   M    M   4        16 100
 7  61  43  52  -8  13   0 0.01  0.0    0  4.9 15 130   M    M   8        19 130
 8  59  50  55  -5  10   0 0.44  0.0    0  6.2 12 170   M    M  10 12     14 150
 9  62  52  57  -3   8   0 0.86  0.0    0  4.6 10  10   M    M  10 1      13  10
10  67  50  59  -2   6   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.0 16 340   M    M   7        20 350
11  61  48  55  -6  10   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.1 17  20   M    M   9        23  10
12  77  48  63   2   2   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.2 15 360   M    M   4        20 360
13  77  48  63   1   2   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.8 13 340   M    M   5        18 240
14  78  52  65   3   0   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.3 21 360   M    M   4 8      26 350
15  77  52  65   3   0   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.4 16  90   M    M   7        19  90
16  71  54  63   1   2   0    T  0.0    0  4.5 12 120   M    M   9 18     14  90
17  74  63  69   7   0   4 0.07  0.0    0  6.5 24 120   M    M   9 1      31 120
18  74  62  68   5   0   3 0.17  0.0    0  7.2 20 110   M    M   9 1      25 110
19  77  66  72   9   0   7    T  0.0    0  7.5 14 150   M    M  10 12     18 150
20  72  61  67   4   0   2 0.37  0.0    0  7.2 17 360   M    M  10 18     22 360
21  65  58  62  -1   3   0 0.78  0.0    0  7.4 15 360   M    M  10 1      21  30
22  79  56  68   4   0   3    T  0.0    0  3.4 10  20   M    M   6 1      13  20
23  80  56  68   4   0   3 0.00  0.0    0  6.4 15 160   M    M   1        18 150
24  82  61  72   8   0   7 0.00  0.0    0  9.3 16 160   M    M   3 1      21 160
25  81  62  72   8   0   7 0.00  0.0    0 10.5 20 140   M    M   6        27 160
26  71  49  60  -4   5   0    T  0.0    0 13.7 29 350   M    M   6 1      41 340
27  80  44  62  -3   3   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.4 16 210   M    M   0        24 220
28  83  51  67   2   0   2 0.00  0.0    0 10.2 18 170   M    M   0        25 180
29  83  56  70   5   0   5 0.00  0.0    0 11.6 22 150   M    M   1        26 150
30  78  63  71   6   0   6 0.00  0.0    0  8.2 15 160   M    M   7        20 160
31  77  67  72   6   0   7    T  0.0    0  9.8 17 180   M    M   9 1      24 180
================================================================================
SM 2178 1599       172  56  2.97     0.0 236.6          M      209
================================================================================
AV 70.3 51.6                               7.6 FASTST   M    M   7    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 30 360               # 41  360
================================================================================

NOTES:
# LAST OF SEVERAL OCCURRENCES

COLUMN 17 PEAK WIND IN M.P.H.

SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16

1 = FOG OR MIST
2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
3 = THUNDER
4 = ICE PELLETS
5 = HAIL
6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE
7 = DUSTSTORM OR SANDSTORM:
8 = SMOKE OR HAZE
9 = BLOWING SNOW
X = TORNADO



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