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April Weather Report

Average Temperature 49.7 4.8 degrees above normal. This makes April ’05 the warmest month in terms of above average temperature since December of ’03.

High temperature 76 on the 18th & 19th. the first 21 days of the month were above normal Low 28 on the 29th, as the months last 5 days were below normal.

Precipitation .43 inches, 2.48″ below normal.
Rainiest day: .21 inches on the 27th. Despite this water levels continue to rise.

Clear skies returned with 21 clear days, 5 partly cloudy and only 4 cloudy days.

Wind Average 10.0 knots. Windiest day was the 24th at 20.7 knots, least windy day 4.0 on the 4th.

Year to Date: The warm April brough temperatures to .88 degrees above normal.

Outlook: Precipitation is expected to be above normal, more good news for lake levels, while temperature will be near normal (56.1) in May. 3 of the last 5 May’s in Muskegon have been above normal in temperature. Coolest of these was ’02 warmest ’00.

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