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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1127 AM EST FRI MAR 4 2016

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...THE WILLIAMSPORT PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              71   02/24/1985
                        02/16/1954
 LOW              -20   01/21/1994
HIGHEST            68   02/28         0      68       55  12/25
LOWEST             -1   02/14         0      -1       -9  02/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     42.4              36.7     5.7     34.1
AVG. MINIMUM     27.3              21.7     5.6     17.9
MEAN             34.9              29.2     5.7     26.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     17              26.9    -9.9       32
DAYS MIN <= 32     63              76.8   -13.8       77
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               2.2    -1.2        9

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.86   1914
 MINIMUM         3.55   1979
TOTALS           9.78              7.97    1.81     5.39
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02     0.06
DAYS >= .01        33              31.5     1.5       38
DAYS >= .10        16              16.4    -0.4       17
DAYS >= .50         7               5.2     1.8        2
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.3     1.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.88   02/15 TO 02/16
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           74.0   1963
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            5.7              26.2   -20.5     27.9
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.57              0.00    0.57     2.79
SINCE 7/1         5.7              28.0   -22.3     33.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.57              2.80   -2.23     3.30
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        3
DAYS >= TRACE      27              18.3     8.7       43
DAYS >= 1.0         2               7.6    -5.6       10
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   02/10
 24 HR TOTAL      2.1   02/09
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2716              3221    -505     3467
 SINCE 7/1         MM              4499      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/22/1904
 LATEST       05/25/1956
EARLIEST                        09/22
LATEST                          05/25
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/279
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    42/130    DATE  02/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/260    DATE  01/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             32
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         37

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                      15
LIGHT RAIN               33     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               25     SLEET                      1
FOG                      38     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     11
HAZE                     11

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

&&

WINTER 2015-2016 WAS THE 3RD WARMEST ON RECORD FOR WILLIAMSPORT. THE
WARMEST WAS 1931-1932 WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 37 DEGREES

WINTER 2015-2-16 WAS THE 33RD WETTEST ON RECORD FOR WILLIAMSPORT.
THE WETTEST WAS 1914-1915 WITH 14.86 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION.

WINTER 2015-2016 WAS THE 3RD LEAST SNOWY FOR WILLIAMSPORT. THE LEAST
SNOWY WAS 1988-1989 WITH 4.5 INCHES OF SNOW.

A CONTINUOUS WEATHER RECORD HAS BEEN KEPT AT WILLIAMSPORT SINCE 1895.

$$

HAGNER/RICE



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