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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 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            77   12/27        MM      MM       67
LOWEST              4   02/14        MM      MM      -11
AVG. MAXIMUM     49.0              44.9     4.1     41.3
AVG. MINIMUM     30.2              28.0     2.2     24.2
MEAN             39.6              36.4     3.2     32.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     13              14.1    -1.1       19
DAYS MIN <= 32     56              59.2    -3.2       68
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.9    -0.9        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS          11.76              9.46    2.30     8.05
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.11    0.02     0.09
DAYS >= .01        37              42.8    -5.8       41
DAYS >= .10        25              22.8     2.2       20
DAYS >= .50         7               5.6     1.4        5
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.1     1.9        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.99   MM                       02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           30.0R             27.8     2.2     18.1
SINCE 7/1        30.0              29.2     0.8     19.1
DAYS >= TRACE      31              20.5    10.5       33
DAYS >= 1.0         6               8.5    -2.5        5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        16R  01/24                          8  02/19
                        01/23                             02/17
 24 HR TOTAL     15.0R  MM                       02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2283              2570    -287     2862
 SINCE 7/1         MM              3478      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/240    DATE  02/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/160    DATE  12/28

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             41
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         36

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                      20
LIGHT RAIN               31     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                      11
LIGHT SNOW               30     SLEET                      7
FOG                      48     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
HAZE                      4

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

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