Monthly Climate Summary - Cold Bay


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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLD BAY, AK
1153 AM AKDT FRI MAY 1 2015
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...THE COLD BAY AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 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              58   4/15/1965 
 LOW                4   4/06/1976 
HIGHEST            50   4/05         48       2      50  4/29  
LOWEST             14                17      -3      19  4/08  
AVG. MAXIMUM       40.1              38.9     1.2    44.8    
AVG. MINIMUM       28.9              28.9     0.0    33.1   
MEAN               34.5              33.9     0.6    39.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1                 4.3    -3.3     0
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 32     22                20.7     1.3    11
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            6.55   1979   
 MINIMUM            0.21   1964
TOTALS              1.96              2.42   -0.46    1.87
DAILY AVG.          0.07              0.08   -0.01    0.06
DAYS >= .01        21                19.0     2.0    22
DAYS >= .10         9                 6.3     2.7     4
DAYS >= .50         0                 1.0    -1.0     1
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.2    -0.2     0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.24   4/24                       0.80  4/13        

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             19.5   1976
 24 HR TOTAL        9.0   4-10-2001
 SNOW DEPTH        29     4-02-1995    
TOTALS              8.0               6.6     1.4     1.4   
SINCE 7/1          22.3              73.3   -51.0    37.3   
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE      20                19.3     0.7    10
DAYS >= 1.0         4                 1.8     2.2     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0    -0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   4/12                          0  4/19  
 24 HR TOTAL      2.4   4/11                        0.6  4/08  

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     906               930     -24     773 
 SINCE 7/1       7221              8233   -1012    6881
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
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WIND (MPH)                        
AVERAGE WIND SPEED               16.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     47/280    DATE    04/9
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     64/140    DATE    04/5

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 3
RAIN                     20     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   0     HAIL                        0
SNOW                     20     HAZE                        0
FOG                      24     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       2
BLOWING SNOW              6


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

&&

APRIL WAS WARMER THAN NORMAL WITH THE HIGHEST HIGH RECORDED ON 4/05. COLD BAY HAD 
LESS RAIN THAN NORMAL HOWEVER, MORE SNOWFALL THAN NORMAL WAS RECORDED. 1.96 INCHES 
OF RAINFALL WHILE 8.0 INCHES OF SNOW FELL. THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR COLD BAY WAS 
16.3 MPH. FOG,RAIN AND SNOW WERE THE PROMINENT WEATHER CONDITIONS REPORTED FOR THE 
MONTH.

$$
DAB MAY 15