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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
900 AM EST MON FEB 1 2016

...MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR JANUARY 2016...

********* PITTSBURGH MONTHLY SUMMARY **********

THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 2016.  THE MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 61.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 75
DEGREES WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 1950.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 3.  THE RECORD
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS -22 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 1994.  THE AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE WAS 26.7 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.7 DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL AVERAGE
TEMPERATURE OF 28.4 DEGREES.  THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90
DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 28 DAYS THIS
PERIOD.  A TOTAL OF 1.79 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH
IS 0.91 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 2.70.  14 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR
EQUAL TO 0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED.  0.10 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL ON 6 DAYS.  THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.50 INCHES.  THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES.  THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS
0.49 INCHES ON JANUARY 10.  THE AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE
PERIOD WAS 0.06 INCHES.  A TOTAL OF 14.6 INCHES OF SNOW.  THE NORMAL
AMOUNT OF SNOWFALL IS 11.8 INCHES.  THERE WERE 1,178 HEATING DEGREE
DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 44 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 1,134 DAYS.
THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS 9 MILES PER HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND
WAS 36 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON JANUARY 10.  THE
MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 50 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED
ON JANUARY 10.

JANUARY  PITTSBURGH

AVG TEMP  PRECIPITATION  SNOWFALL

24.1       2.41           24.1     2011
32.8       3.85           15.8     2012
31.5       2.44           11.4     2013
22.1       2.18           17.9     2014
25.3       2.25           18.5     2015

********* ZANESVILLE MONTHLY SUMMARY **********

THE ZANESVILLE OH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 2016.  THE MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 65.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 74
DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 1.  THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS -20
DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 2014.  THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 29.1 DEGREES WHICH
IS 0.3 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 28.8 DEGREES.  THE
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED
BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 27 DAYS THIS PERIOD.  A TOTAL OF 0.92 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 1.74 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL
AMOUNT OF 2.66.  11 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED.  0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL ON 3
DAYS.  THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.50
INCHES.  THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00
INCHES.  THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS 0.36 INCHES BETWEEN JANUARY 9
AND 10TH.  THE AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.03 INCHES.
THERE WERE 1,105 HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 17 BELOW THE NORMAL
AMOUNT OF 1,122 DAYS.  THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS 8 MILES PER HOUR.  THE
MAXIMUM WIND WAS 29 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON JANUARY 10.
THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 40 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON
JANUARY 10.

ZANESVILLE

JANUARY

AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION

24.0      1.32            2011
33.0      2.73            2012
31.4      2.12            2013
22.0      1.30            2014
25.2      2.45            2015

********* MORGANTOWN MONTHLY SUMMARY **********

THE MORGANTOWN WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 2016.  THE MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 63.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 75
DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 6.  THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS -9
DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 2014.  THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 28.7 DEGREES WHICH
IS 2.6 DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 31.3 DEGREES.  THE
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED
BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 27 DAYS THIS PERIOD.  A TOTAL OF 2.04 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 0.77 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL
AMOUNT OF 2.81.  13 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED.  0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL ON 6
DAYS.  0.50 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER WERE OBSERVED ON 1 DAY.  THERE
WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES.  THE
MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS 0.82 INCHES BETWEEN JANUARY 22 AND 23RD.  THE
AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.07 INCHES.  THERE WERE 1,115
HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 72 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 1,043
DAYS.  THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS 6 MILES PER HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS
23 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON JANUARY 10.  THE MAXIMUM
WIND GUST WAS 40 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON JANUARY 10.

JANUARY

AVG TEMP  PRECIPITATION

27.1       2.03           2011
36.3       3.22           2012
34.9       3.14           2013
24.9       2.02           2014
28.4       2.56           2015


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