By: fredwx , 6:29 PM GMT on March 10, 2011
Tampa February 2011
February 2001 was warmer and much drier than normal in the Tampa Bay area. The mean temperature in Tampa was 65.3f or 2.6f warmer than normal. Rainfall was a skimpy 0.64 inches, more than 2 inches below average.
Temperatures ranged from a cool 41 on the mornings of the 12th and again on the 14th to a very warm 84 on the afternoon of the 23rd. There were only 4 days with measurable rain and the most rain in a 24 hour period was only 0.33 inches on the 7th.
The strongest wind also occurred on the 7th at 29mph with a peak gust to 38mph. There were 21 sunny or partly sunny days and 7 cloudy days – There were no thunderstorms.
Drought building across Florida
Source: CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL
TUE MAR 1 2011
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Alan Archer Weather just north of Tampa, FL
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