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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
507 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2014...
...3RD DRIEST SEPTEMBER SINCE 1948...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              97   09/03/1953
 LOW               29   09/27/1957
HIGHEST            88   09/05                         89  09/11
                                                          09/10
LOWEST             38   09/23                         37  09/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     73.9              72.2     1.7     73.5
AVG. MINIMUM     52.0              51.1     0.9     49.8
MEAN             62.9              61.7     1.2     61.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.20   2004
 MINIMUM         0.31   1985
TOTALS           0.76              3.46   -2.70     2.04
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.12   -0.09     0.07
DAYS >= .01         9                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= .10         1                MM      MM        5
DAYS >= .50         0                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.45   09/30 TO 09/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     124               148     -24      148
 SINCE 7/1        158               171     -13      169
COOLING TOTAL      67                47      20       55
 SINCE 1/1        519               522      -3      663
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/270    DATE  09/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    32/280    DATE  09/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      24     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     10
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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SEPTEMBER 2014 RANKED AS THE 3RD DRIEST AND TIED 2008 FOR THE 28TH
WARMEST SEPTEMBER SINCE 1948.

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