Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
418 PM EDT WED MAY 3 2017

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...THE BECKLEY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1963 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              86   04/18/1976
 LOW               11   04/10/1985
HIGHEST            85   04/29                         80
LOWEST             30   04/07                         17
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.2              62.8     5.4     65.1
AVG. MINIMUM     48.6              41.4     7.2     41.4
MEAN             58.4              52.1     6.3     53.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        1
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               5.6    -3.6        7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.07   1910
 MINIMUM         0.28   1976
TOTALS           3.22              3.36   -0.14     2.36
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.11    0.00     0.08
DAYS >= .01        19              14.2     4.8       12
DAYS >= .10        11               7.8     3.2        8
DAYS >= .50         0               2.0    -2.0        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.99   03/31 TO 04/01           04/26 TO 04/27
                                                          04/09 TO 04/09
                                                          04/09 TO 04/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           18.6   1987
TOTALS            1.8               2.9    -1.1      2.5
SINCE 7/1        26.0              61.9   -35.9     45.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.8     0.2        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   04/07                          3
 24 HR TOTAL      1.5R  04/07 TO 04/07               1.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     222               396    -174      348
 SINCE 7/1       4050              5109   -1059     4179
COOLING TOTAL      31                 9      22        6
 SINCE 1/1         31                10      21        8
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/220    DATE  04/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/210    DATE  04/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      13
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     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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