Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
913 PM EST MON NOV 3 2014

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...THE BECKLEY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1963 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              86   10/08/2007
 LOW               18   10/23/1997
                        10/28/1976
                        10/21/1974
HIGHEST            77   10/02                         81
LOWEST             31   10/31                         24
                        10/30
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.3              63.3    -1.0     63.8
AVG. MINIMUM     44.2              43.1     1.1     45.7
MEAN             53.2              53.2     0.0     54.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               4.1    -2.1        4
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.33   1924
 MINIMUM         0.14   1963
TOTALS           5.30              2.57    2.73     1.51
DAILY AVG.       0.17              0.08    0.09     0.05
DAYS >= .01        18              10.1     7.9       13
DAYS >= .10        11               5.9     5.1        5
DAYS >= .50         4               1.4     2.6        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.3     0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.65   10/06 TO 10/07           10/07 TO 10/07
                                                          10/25 TO 10/25
                                                          10/25 TO 10/25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           22.9   2012
TOTALS            0.0               0.4    -0.4        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.4    -0.4        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31                 T

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     356               372     -16      324
 SINCE 7/1        444               506     -62      433
COOLING TOTAL       0                 6      -6       15
 SINCE 1/1        602               556      46      615
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/280    DATE  10/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/210    DATE  10/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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