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CXAK58 PACD 011928
CLMCDB

CLIMATE REPORT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLD BAY, AK
1128 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
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...THE COLD BAY AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR\'S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              77   7/13/1960 
 LOW               33   7/08/1982 
HIGHEST            73   7/31         61      12      67  7/26  
LOWEST             43                39       4      43  7/08  
AVG. MAXIMUM       61.3              55.3     6.0    58.4    
AVG. MINIMUM       50.3              46.4     3.9    49.4   
MEAN               55.8              50.9     4.9    53.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      2                 0.1     1.9     0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            6.13   1982   
 MINIMUM            0.45   1991
TOTALS              2.13              2.48   -0.35    3.70
DAILY AVG.          0.07              0.08   -0.01    0.12
DAYS >= .01        21                17.2     3.8    25
DAYS >= .10         5                 6.8    -1.8    17
DAYS >= .50         1                 0.9     0.1     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.1    -0.1     0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.83   7/12                       0.40  7/31        

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              0.0   1976
 24 HR TOTAL        0.0   7-04-1976
 SNOW DEPTH         0     7-31-2014    
TOTALS              0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0   
SINCE 7/1           0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0   
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            0  MM    
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   MM                          0.0  MM    

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     279               438    -159     336 
 SINCE 7/1        279               438    -159     336
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
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WIND (MPH)                        
AVERAGE WIND SPEED               11.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     30/250    DATE   07/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     36/250    DATE   07/23

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     ICE PELLETS                 0
RAIN                     23     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   1     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      0     HAZE                        0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       2
BLOWING SNOW              0


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

&&

...WARMEST JULY ON RECORD FOR COLD BAY... 

JULY 2014 FOR COLD BAY WAS SIGNIFICANTLY WARMER THAN NORMAL AS HIGH PRESSURE 
DOMINATED THE ALASKA PENINSULA PRODUCING PREDOMINANTLY SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS… 
CAUSING TEMPERATURES TO BE WELL ABOVE NORMAL. 

MONTHLY TEMPERATURE AVERAGES ALL RANKED NUMBER ONE ON RECORD FOR THE MONTH OF 
JULY. COLD BAY TIED FIVE TEMPERATURE RECORDS... AND SET SEVEN NEW TEMPERATURE 
RECORDS. 

7/4/14- TIED RECORD MAX-MIN TEMPERATURE OF 51 SET IN 1997
7/5/14- NEW RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 65 BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 63 SET IN 1991
7/6/14- NEW RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 67 BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 63 SET IN 1996 
7/7/14- NEW RECORD MAX-MIN TEMPERATURE OF 52 BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 51 SET IN 
1977
7/8/14-  NEW RECORD MAX-MIN TEMPERATURE OF 52 BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 50 SET IN 
1977
7/13/14- NEW RECORD MAX-MIN TEMPERATURE OF 52 BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 50 SET IN 
2013
7/15/14- NEW RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 66 BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 64 SET IN 2001
7/16/14- TIED RECORD MAX-MIN TEMPERATURE OF 50 SET IN 2013
7/17/14- TIED RECORD MAX TEMPERATURE OF 65 SET IN 1979
7/25/14- TIED RECORD MAX-MIN TEMPERATURE OF 52 SET IN 1981
7/26/14- TIED RECORD MAX-MIN TEMPERATURE OF 53 SET IN 1942
7/30/14- NEW RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 70 BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 65 SET IN 1978

PRECIPITATION FOR JULY 2014 WAS SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL…FIFTEEN DAYS HAD 
PRECIPITATION GREATER THAN 0.01… WITH OVER HALF OF THE MONTHLY RAINFALL 
OCCURRING ON THREE DAYS THROUGHOUT THE MONTH. COLD BAY SET ONE NEW PRECIPITATION 
RECORD.

7/12/14- NEW RECORD MAXIMUM PRECIPITATION OF 0.83 INCHES BREAKING OLD RECORD OF 
0.39 INCHES SET IN 1952

$$
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