Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
1116 AM EST THU MAR 3 2016

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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1963 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
HIGHEST            74R  12/27        MM      MM       61
LOWEST             -2   02/14        MM      MM       -9
AVG. MAXIMUM     45.3              41.5     3.8     38.5
AVG. MINIMUM     28.8              24.9     3.9     21.8
MEAN             37.0              33.2     3.8     30.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     20              21.3    -1.3       24
DAYS MIN <= 32     57              67.7   -10.7       74
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               1.9    -0.9        5

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           9.41              8.57    0.84     9.64
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00     0.11
DAYS >= .01        45              43.9     1.1       40
DAYS >= .10        25              21.1     3.9       22
DAYS >= .50         5               4.9     0.1        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.0    -1.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.98   MM                       02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           36.8              47.5   -10.7     55.3
SINCE 7/1        36.8              50.5   -13.7     59.0
DAYS >= TRACE      30              26.6     3.4       33
DAYS >= 1.0        10              14.5    -4.5       10
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        15   01/24                         27  02/22
 24 HR TOTAL     11.2   MM                       02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2516              2861    -345     3092
 SINCE 7/1         MM              4029      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/260    DATE  01/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/120    DATE  12/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           25
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             36
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                      13
LIGHT RAIN               31     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                7     SNOW                      11
LIGHT SNOW               31     SLEET                      0
FOG                      53     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     13
HAZE                     14

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

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