Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
100 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...THE CHARLESTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   02/11/1932
                        02/25/1930
                        02/21/1913
 LOW              -12   02/05/1996
HIGHEST            65   02/08        MM      MM       70  02/20
LOWEST            -11   02/20        MM      MM        9  02/11
AVG. MAXIMUM     35.8              46.6   -10.8     42.7
AVG. MINIMUM     15.6              28.7   -13.1     25.1
MEAN             25.7              37.7   -12.0     33.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     10               3.7     6.3        6
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              18.2     9.8       23
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.1     0.9        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.11   1887
 MINIMUM         0.64   1968
TOTALS           2.97              3.19   -0.22     4.56
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.11    0.00     0.16
DAYS >= .01        13              13.4    -0.4       17
DAYS >= .10         5               7.5    -2.5       11
DAYS >= .50         2               1.8     0.2        5
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.4     0.6        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.37   02/21 TO 02/22           02/02 TO 02/03
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           25.6   2010
TOTALS           15.1               9.8     5.3     13.9
SINCE 7/1        19.1              29.2   -10.1     37.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 2       0        1
DAYS >= TRACE      15
DAYS >= 1.0         4               3.0     1.0        5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         8R  02/19                          5  02/14
                        02/17
 24 HR TOTAL      7.1R  MM                       02/13 TO 02/13
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1095               766     329      865
 SINCE 7/1       3905              3454     451     3767
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/278
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/320    DATE  02/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    55/330    DATE  02/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            2
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         13

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               15     SLEET                      2
FOG                      17     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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