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Meteorological Summer in Review

Meteorologists have closed the books on summer 2015. How will you remember it?  How would you rate it?  With as many different opinions and perceptions about the season as there are summer days– “too warm”, “not warm enough”, “too rainy”, “too dry”, “too humid” “perfect”, “disappointing”, etc—I’ll just stick to the facts. FACTS:  June was cooler and wetter than normal July was slightly warmer and drier than normal August was warm and dry. SEASONAL SUMMARY: Average mean temperature was 72.0° = 0.6° warmer than normal Total rainfall was 10.47″ = near normal precipitation RECORDS:  August 2015 was the 6th warmest…