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 BECKLEY WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 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   10/08/2007
 LOW               18   10/23/1997
                        10/28/1976
                        10/21/1974
HIGHEST            82   10/06                         80
LOWEST             29   10/30                         33
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.6              63.3     4.3     67.8
AVG. MINIMUM     46.5              43.1     3.4     47.8
MEAN             57.0              53.2     3.8     57.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      4               4.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.33   1924
 MINIMUM         0.14   1963
TOTALS           4.55              2.57    1.98     3.08
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.08    0.07     0.10
DAYS >= .01         9              10.1    -1.1        8
DAYS >= .10         6               5.9     0.1        4
DAYS >= .50         4               1.4     2.6        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.3     0.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.58   10/23 TO 10/23              1.54

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           22.9   2012
 24 HR TOTAL        T   10/25/2013 TO 10/25/2013
                        10/18/2009 TO 10/18/2009
                        10/18/2009 TO 10/28/2008
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            0.1               0.4    -0.3      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.1               0.4    -0.3      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      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     271               372    -101      228
 SINCE 7/1        386               506    -120      245
COOLING TOTAL      33                 6      27       12
 SINCE 1/1        594               556      38      843
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/270    DATE  10/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/270    DATE  10/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

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

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