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Madison Climate Summary

CDUS43 KMKX 180658                                              2017291 0658
CLIMSN
CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE
157 AM CDT WED OCT 18 2017
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...THE MADISON WI CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 17 2017...
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017
WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         70    356 PM  81    1956  59     11       79
                                      1953
                                      1910
  MINIMUM         52    651 AM  19    1948  38     14       65
  AVERAGE         61                        48     13       72
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.99 1881   0.08  -0.08     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.77                      1.30   1.47     2.54
  SINCE SEP 1      3.32                      4.43  -1.11    11.00
  SINCE JAN 1     36.08                     29.25   6.83    39.24
 
SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.5  1952   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0
 
DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        4                        17    -13        0
  MONTH TO DATE  109                       237   -128      133
  SINCE SEP 1    222                       408   -186      175
  SINCE JUL 1    247                       445   -198      182
 
 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        7
  MONTH TO DATE    8                         0      8        9
  SINCE SEP 1    118                        51     67       85
  SINCE JAN 1    578                       564     14      780
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (200)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.5
 
SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    63           300 AM
 LOWEST     40           200 PM
 AVERAGE    52
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THE MADISON WI CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        82      1953
                                             1950
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        18      1976
                                             1948
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 18 2017.......SUNRISE   715 AM CDT   SUNSET   609 PM CDT
OCTOBER 19 2017.......SUNRISE   716 AM CDT   SUNSET   608 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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