Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
1232 AM EDT FRI NOV 3 2017

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...THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 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              96   10/04/1903
 LOW               17   10/27/1962
HIGHEST            90   10/07                         86
LOWEST             33   10/30                         36
AVG. MAXIMUM     73.2              67.7     5.5     72.6
AVG. MINIMUM     47.0              45.4     1.6     48.9
MEAN             60.1              56.5     3.6     60.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               0.1     0.9        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               2.1    -2.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.18   1925
 MINIMUM         0.07   1897
TOTALS           4.76              2.67    2.09     4.10
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.09    0.06     0.13
DAYS >= .01         9               9.7    -0.7        8
DAYS >= .10         6               6.1    -0.1        5
DAYS >= .50         4               1.7     2.3        3
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.3     1.7        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.85   10/23 TO 10/23              2.38

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           10.1   2012
 24 HR TOTAL        T   10/24/2013 TO 10/24/2013
                        10/27/2008 TO 10/27/2008
                        10/27/2008 TO 10/23/2006
 SNOW DEPTH         6   10/30/2012
TOTALS              T               0.1    -0.1      0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.1    -0.1      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       1               0.0     1.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.1R  10/29 TO 10/29               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     212               282     -70      160
 SINCE 7/1        249               340     -91      167
COOLING TOTAL      68                21      47       38
 SINCE 1/1       1137              1094      43     1468
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/330    DATE  10/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/230    DATE  10/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      23     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
HAZE                      3

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

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