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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
515 AM EDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 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              85   03/31/1998
                        03/30/1998
 LOW                1   03/02/1980
                        03/09/1960
HIGHEST            72   03/25                         76  03/09
                        03/24
LOWEST             10   03/12                         17  03/03
                        03/05
AVG. MAXIMUM     46.6              46.5     0.1     56.3
AVG. MINIMUM     29.0              28.1     0.9     34.4
MEAN             37.8              37.3     0.5     45.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      7                MM      MM        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     16                MM      MM       15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.27   1967
 MINIMUM         0.51   1966
TOTALS           4.33              3.07    1.26     1.25
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.10    0.04     0.04
DAYS >= .01        16                MM      MM       13
DAYS >= .10        12                MM      MM        4
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.04   03/01 TO 03/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     836               859     -23      600
 SINCE 7/1       4503              5414    -911     4424
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/270    DATE  03/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/280    DATE  03/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            9
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               11     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      8

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

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MARTIN



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