Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
115 PM EST TUE JAN 3 2017

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...THE PARKERSBURG CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1889 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              74   12/12/2015
 LOW               -2   12/20/2004
HIGHEST            70   12/26        MM      MM       74  12/12
LOWEST              4   12/16        MM      MM       20  12/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     43.6              43.3     0.3     56.4
AVG. MINIMUM     28.5              27.0     1.5     38.1
MEAN             36.1              35.2     0.9     47.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      5               5.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     20              21.4    -1.4       11
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.4    -0.4        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.10   1990
 MINIMUM         0.43   1965
TOTALS           4.71              3.10    1.61     4.64
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.10    0.05     0.15
DAYS >= .01        14              13.8     0.2       15
DAYS >= .10         9               7.3     1.7       11
DAYS >= .50         3               2.1     0.9
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.5     0.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.67   12/17 TO 12/18           12/23 TO 12/24
                                                          12/24 TO 12/24
                                                          12/24 TO 12/24
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    12/24(00) TO 12/24(00)
                                                 12/24(00) TO 12/24(00)4
                                                 12/24(00) TO 12/24(00)4

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS             MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     860               925     -65      543
 SINCE 7/1       1614              1910    -296     1305
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1       1352               955     397     1040
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/290    DATE  12/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/290    DATE  12/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      0
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                     17

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

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