Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
913 PM EST MON NOV 3 2014

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...THE CHARLESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 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              96   10/04/1903
 LOW               17   10/27/1962
HIGHEST            84   10/02        MM      MM       87  10/06
LOWEST             33   10/31        MM      MM       27  10/26
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.3              67.7    -2.4     67.8
AVG. MINIMUM     46.3              45.4     0.9     47.1
MEAN             55.8              56.5    -0.7     57.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               2.1    -2.1        2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.18   1925
 MINIMUM         0.07   1897
TOTALS           4.48              2.67    1.81     1.27
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.09    0.05     0.04
DAYS >= .01        14               9.7     4.3        8
DAYS >= .10        10               6.1     3.9        5
DAYS >= .50         3               1.7     1.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.3     0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.16   10/14 TO 10/14           10/30 TO 10/30
                        10/14 TO 10/15                    10/24 TO 10/24
                                                          10/24 TO 10/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.1   2012
TOTALS            0.0               0.1    -0.1        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.1    -0.1        T
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   10/31 TO 10/31           10/24 TO 10/24
                                                          10/24 TO 10/24
                                                          10/24 TO 10/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     292               282      10      264
 SINCE 7/1        337               340      -3      306
COOLING TOTAL      15                21      -6       40
 SINCE 1/1       1049              1094     -45     1121
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/225
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/270    DATE  10/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/260    DATE  10/06

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      26     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
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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