Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
852 AM EDT SUN MAY 10 2015

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...THE ELKINS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1899 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              90   04/24/1925
 LOW                3   04/10/1985
HIGHEST            80   04/13        MM      MM       85  04/13
LOWEST             24   04/05        MM      MM       20  04/16
                        04/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     64.0              62.8     1.2     67.4
AVG. MINIMUM     39.4              36.6     2.8     36.5
MEAN             51.7              49.7     2.0     52.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2
DAYS MIN <= 32      9              10.2    -1.2       12
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.25   1927
 MINIMUM         1.02   1971
TOTALS           6.97              3.80    3.17     1.94
DAILY AVG.       0.23              0.13    0.10     0.06
DAYS >= .01        18              15.2     2.8       12
DAYS >= .10        14               9.3     4.7        7
DAYS >= .50         5               2.3     2.7        0
DAYS >= 1.00        3               0.5     2.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.76   04/08 TO 04/09           04/28 TO 04/29
                                                          04/29 TO 04/29
                                                          04/29 TO 04/29
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    04/29(00) TO 04/29(00)
                                                 04/29(00) TO 04/29(00)9
                                                 04/29(00) TO 04/29(00)9

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           24.8   1987
TOTALS            0.0               5.5    -5.5      0.2
SINCE 7/1        70.3              83.5   -13.2     92.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               1.6    -1.6        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   04/30 TO 04/30           04/29 TO 04/29
                                                          04/29 TO 04/29
                                                          04/29 TO 04/29

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     395               462     -67      387
 SINCE 7/1       5827              5563     264     5807
COOLING TOTAL       3                 3       0        2
 SINCE 1/1          3                 3       0        2
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/240    DATE  04/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/250    DATE  04/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                      13
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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