Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
237 PM EDT TUE NOV 1 2016

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...THE CHARLESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 TO 2016

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            86   10/19        MM      MM       81  10/08
LOWEST             36   10/25        MM      MM       29  10/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.6              67.7     4.9     68.3
AVG. MINIMUM     48.9              45.4     3.5     45.9
MEAN             60.8              56.5     4.3     57.1
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           4.10              2.67    1.43     2.00
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.09    0.04     0.06
DAYS >= .01         8               9.7    -1.7        9
DAYS >= .10         5               6.1    -1.1        6
DAYS >= .50         3               1.7     1.3        0
DAYS >= 1.00        3               0.3     2.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.38   10/20 TO 10/21           10/27 TO 10/28
                                                          10/31 TO 10/31
                                                          10/31 TO 10/31

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

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     160               282    -122      246
 SINCE 7/1        167               340    -173      264
COOLING TOTAL      38                21      17        8
 SINCE 1/1       1468              1094     374     1259
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/244
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/280    DATE  10/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/290    DATE  10/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     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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