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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
715 AM EST WED FEB 1 2017

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              74   01/25/1950
 LOW              -20   01/17/1982
HIGHEST            66   01/12                         56  01/31
LOWEST              6   01/09                          5  01/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     39.7              34.0     5.7     34.5
AVG. MINIMUM     27.1              19.7     7.4     17.1
MEAN             33.4              26.8     6.6     25.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      7                MM      MM       13
DAYS MIN <= 32     18                MM      MM       28
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.91   1978
 MINIMUM         0.27   1981
TOTALS           3.19              2.17    1.02     1.64
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.07    0.03     0.05
DAYS >= .01        18                MM      MM        8
DAYS >= .10        11                MM      MM        3
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.97   01/23 TO 01/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     969              1182    -213     1208
 SINCE 7/1       2959              3553    -594     2848
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/250    DATE  01/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/MM     DATE   MM

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.80
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            2
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       5
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      0
FOG                      24     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                      2

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

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