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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM, AL                              
847 PM CDT THU AUG 16 2018


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...THE BIRMINGHAM CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 16 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         94    347 PM 103    2007  91      3       91       
                                      1995                          
  MINIMUM         75    533 AM  57    1992  71      4       73       
                                      1929                          
  AVERAGE         85                        81      4       82      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00          2.13 1901   0.12  -0.12     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    1.44                      2.11  -0.67     3.65    
  SINCE JUN 1      9.02                     11.29  -2.27    23.94    
  SINCE JAN 1     37.87                     35.26   2.61    51.60    
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY           20                        16      4       17       
  MONTH TO DATE  269                       256     13      246       
  SINCE JUN 1   1246                      1137    109     1136       
  SINCE JAN 1   1668                      1419    249     1598       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.9                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.                            
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    94           600 AM                                     
 LOWEST     46           400 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    70                                                       

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THE BIRMINGHAM CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   91       102      1995                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   71        63      1992                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
AUGUST 16 2018........SUNRISE   610 AM CDT   SUNSET   732 PM CDT   
AUGUST 17 2018........SUNRISE   611 AM CDT   SUNSET   731 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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