March 2016
  Midnight to Midnight 8 AM Observations  
  Temperature (F) Degree Days Precipitation (inches) Soil Temperature (F) Temp. (F)  
Day High Time (CST) Low Time (CST) Mean Depart Heating Cooling Precipitation Snowfall Snow Depth 4 inch 8 inch Morning Low Comments
1 49 10:23 AM 25 11:50 PM 37 +3 28 0 T 0.0 0 43 43 37  
2 39 4:23 PM 18 6:57 AM 29 -5 36 0 T T 0 38 40 18 rain, sleet, snow flurries
3 40 3:32 PM 31 11:35 PM 36 +1 29 0 0.02 0.0 0 40 41 32 rain
4 42 2:36 PM 27 6:42 AM 35 0 30 0 0.21 T 0 39 40 27 rain, sleet, snow
5 45 12:48 PM 34 2:59 AM 40 +4 25 0 0.00 0.0 0 41 41 34 fog
6 55 3:37 PM 28 6:27 AM 42 +6 23 0 0.00 0.0 0 40 41 28 fog
7 65 3:09 PM 43 4:07 AM 54 +18 11 0 0.07 0.0 0 44 44 43 rain
8 71 2:17 PM 52 6:25 AM 62 +25 3 0 0.04 0.0 0 48 46 52 rain
9 67 12:42 PM 55 12:08 AM 61 +24 4 0 0.00 0.0 0 52 50 55  
10 56 12:48 AM 43 11:33 PM 50 +12 15 0 0.17 0.0 0 52 51 47 rain
11 58 3:26 PM 38 6:34 AM 48 +10 17 0 0.02 0.0 0 48 48 38 rain
12 58 2:08 PM 44 3:28 AM 51 +13 14 0 0.00 0.0 0 49 49 44 fog
13 64 2:29 PM 52 1:36 AM 58 +19 7 0 0.48 0.0 0 52 51 52 rain, fog
14 58 2:10 PM 45 11:43 PM 52 +13 13 0 0.43 0.0 0 54 53 54 rain, fog
15 73 1:58 PM 45 12:34 AM 59 +19 6 0 T 0.0 0 53 52 45 drizzle, fog
16 62 1:14 PM 43 11:59 PM 53 +13 12 0 0.00 0.0 0 55 54 46  
17 62 1:50 PM 36 6:01 AM 49 +9 16 0 0.00 0.0 0 50 51 36  
18 51 2:20 PM 36 5:54 AM 44 +3 21 0 0.00 0.0 0 49 50 36  
19 48 11:24 AM 35 6:07 AM 42 +1 23 0 0.00 0.0 0 49 49 35  
20 45 1:26 PM 34 6:13 AM 40 -2 25 0 0.01 0.0 0 47 48 34 rain
21 53 4:16 PM 29 5:48 AM 41 -1 24 0 0.00 0.0 0 45 46 29  
22 67 2:37 PM 37 1:33 AM 52 +10 13 0 0.00 0.0 0 46 47 37  
23 67 11:41 AM 53 5:16 AM 60 +17 5 0 0.00 0.0 0 51 50 53  
24 62 10:30 AM 31 11:30 PM 47 +4 18 0 0.22 0.0 0 54 53 56 rain
25 47 4:30 PM 30 5:45 AM 39 -5 26 0 0.14 0.0 0 48 50    
26 62 2:54 PM 31 2:43 AM 47 +3 18 0 0.00 0.0 0 47 49 30  
27 69 1:57 PM 39 6:00 AM 54 +10 11 0 0.00 0.0 0 49 50 31  
28 54 3:08 PM 37 11:17 PM 46 +1 19 0 0.46 0.0 0 50 50 41 rain
29 60 2:50 PM 35 2:24 AM 48 +3 17 0 0.00 0.0 0 48 50 35  
30 59 10:20 AM 37 3:30 AM 48 +2 17 0 0.00 0.0 0 49 51 37  
31 71 11:42 AM 44 11:59 PM 58 +12 7 0 1.24 0.0 0 54 52 57 thunderstorms, rain
Avg/Sum 57.4   37.6   47.8   533 0 3.51 0.0   47.9 48.1    
Highest 73   55   62   36 0 1.24 0.0 0        
Lowest 39   18   29   3 0 0.00 0.0 0        
Normal 49.9   30.0   40.0   777 1 2.86 2.6          
Departure 7.5   7.6   7.9   -244 -1 0.65 -2.6          
Days 90 0 Days 32 9                        
Notes:
Temperatures are from midnight to midnight (calendar day) and are in degrees Fahrenheit
Precipitation and snowfall are measured at 8 am and represent the previous 24 hours, T means a trace of precipitation
Time is always Central Standard Time (CST)
Heating and cooling degree days use a base temperature of 65F
Normal refers to the 1981-2010 average
"Days 90" means # of days with a high temperature of 90 or more, "Days 32" means # of days with a low temperature of 32 or less