Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
703 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE CHARLESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 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             108   08/06/1918
 LOW               41   08/29/1965
HIGHEST            91   08/30        MM      MM       88  08/30
LOWEST             53   08/16        MM      MM       50  08/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.9              84.2    -1.3     82.7
AVG. MINIMUM     63.6              64.5    -0.9     63.5
MEAN             73.3              74.3    -1.0     73.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               5.3    -4.3        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.54   1958
 MINIMUM         0.28   2012
TOTALS           4.05              3.74    0.31     4.12
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.12    0.01     0.13
DAYS >= .01        12              10.3     1.7       13
DAYS >= .10         8               6.5     1.5        6
DAYS >= .50         4               2.8     1.2        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.29   08/21 TO 08/22           08/09 TO 08/10
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31           08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        3
 SINCE 7/1          0                 2      -2        3
COOLING TOTAL     264               292     -28      261
 SINCE 1/1        907               946     -39      966
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/169
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/310    DATE  08/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/310    DATE  08/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            2
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             21
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      30     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      9
HAZE                      5

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

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