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CDUS42 KRAH 040800
CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH, NC                                 
300 AM EST MON DEC 4 2000

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...THE RALEIGH-DURHAM AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR 3 DECEMBER 2000...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1961 TO 1990
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 1999

WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE                                                         
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         36    425 PM  77    1991  56    -20       66      
  MINIMUM         27   1159 PM  15    1979  35     -8       31      
  AVERAGE         32                        46    -14       49      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION                                                        
 (INCHES)                                                            
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.10  -0.10             
  MONTH TO DATE    0.03                      0.30  -0.27             
  SINCE 1  DEC     0.03                      0.30  -0.27             
  SINCE 1  JAN    37.88                     38.49  -0.61             
                                                                     
SNOWFALL                                                             
 (INCHES)                                                            
  YESTERDAY        T                                                 
  MONTH TO DATE    T                                                 
  SINCE 1  DEC     T                                                 
  SINCE 1  JUL     2.2                                              
  SNOW DEPTH (IN)  0.0                                               
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       33                        19     14                
  MONTH TO DATE   87                        57     30                
  SINCE 1  DEC    87                        57     30                
  SINCE 1  JUL   819                       669    150                
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0                
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0                
  SINCE 1  DEC     0                         0      0                
  SINCE 1  JAN  1540                      1411    129                
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    40            
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    30            
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.4                                         
                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM            AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.71             
                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  LIGHT SNOW                                                         
  FOG                                                                
                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY                                                    
 HIGHEST RH   69 PERCENT                                             
 LOWEST  RH   46 PERCENT                                             
 AVERAGE RH   58 PERCENT                                             
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THE RALEIGH-DURHAM AIRPORT CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                       NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                      
  MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE    56        79      1978                     
  MINIMUM TEMPERATURE    35        15      1976                     
                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
4  DECEMBER 2000......SUNRISE   710 AM   SUNSET   501 PM           
5  DECEMBER 2000......SUNRISE   710 AM   SUNSET   501 PM           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE OF PRECIPITATION.