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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
931 AM EDT MON MAY 1 2017

...MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR APRIL 2017...

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

THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 2017.  THE
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 87.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE IS 90 DEGREES WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 1925.  THE MINIMUM
TEMPERATURE WAS 28.  THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 11 DEGREES
WHICH WAS SET IN 1923.  THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 57.2 DEGREES
WHICH IS 6.3 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 50.9
DEGREES.  THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES.  THE
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 3 DAYS THIS PERIOD.
A TOTAL OF 3.54 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH
IS 0.43 INCHES ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.11.  15 DAYS WITH
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED.
 0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL ON 9 DAYS.  0.50
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER WERE OBSERVED ON 2 DAYS.  THERE
WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00
INCHES.  THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS 1.29 INCHES BETWEEN
MARCH 31 AND APRIL 1, BETWEEN APRIL 1 AND 2ND AND BETWEEN APRIL 2
AND 3RD.  THE AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.12
INCHES.  A TRACE OF SNOW.  THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF SNOWFALL IS 1.5
INCHES.  THERE WERE 248 HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 183
BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 431 DAYS.  THERE WERE 24 COOLING DEGREE
DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 15 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 9 DAYS.  THE
MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS 8 MILES PER HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS
33 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON APRIL 27.  THE
MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 48 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND
OCCURRED ON APRIL 27.

APRIL  PITTSBURGH

AVG TEMP  PRECIPITATION SNOWFALL

53.3       5.13           0.8      2011
50.4       1.31           T        2012
52.4       3.27           T        2013
52.2       4.47           0.1      2014
52.9       3.95           0.3      2015

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

THE ZANESVILLE OH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 2017.  THE
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 85.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE IS 88 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 27.  THE
RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 20 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 2016.  THE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 57.9 DEGREES WHICH IS 6.4 DEGREES ABOVE THE
NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 51.5 DEGREES.  THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE
DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED BELOW 32
DEGREES ON 3 DAYS THIS PERIOD.  A TOTAL OF 3.03 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 0.41 INCHES BELOW THE
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.44.  15 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED.  0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION
OR GREATER FELL ON 9 DAYS.  0.50 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER
WERE OBSERVED ON 2 DAYS.  THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES.  THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR
PRECIPITATION WAS 1.06 INCHES BETWEEN MARCH 31 AND APRIL 1.  THE
AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.10 INCHES.  THERE
WERE 232 HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 181 BELOW THE
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 413 DAYS.  THERE WERE 29 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS
PERIOD WHICH IS 21 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 8 DAYS.  THE MEAN WIND
FOR THE PERIOD WAS 7 MILES PER HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 32 MILES
PER HOUR FROM THE NORTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON APRIL 28.  THE MAXIMUM
WIND GUST WAS 45 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE NORTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON
APRIL 28.

APRIL

AVG TEMP  PRECIPITATION

54.3      8.04            2011
51.3      2.27            2012
52.1      2.52            2013
52.6      6.40            2014
52.2      6.06            2015

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

THE MORGANTOWN WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 2017.  THE
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 88.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE IS 92 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 27.  THE
RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 20 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 2016.  THE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 59.4 DEGREES WHICH IS 6.7 DEGREES ABOVE THE
NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 52.7 DEGREES.  THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE
DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED BELOW 32
DEGREES ON 3 DAYS THIS PERIOD.  A TOTAL OF 5.40 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 1.88 INCHES ABOVE THE
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.52.  18 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED.  0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION
OR GREATER FELL ON 12 DAYS.  0.50 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER
WERE OBSERVED ON 5 DAYS.  THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES.  THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR
PRECIPITATION WAS 1.00 INCHES BETWEEN MARCH 31 AND APRIL 1.  THE
AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.18 INCHES.  THERE
WERE 197 HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 185 BELOW THE
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 382 DAYS.  THERE WERE 35 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS
PERIOD WHICH IS 21 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 14 DAYS.  THE MEAN
WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS 5 MILES PER HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 24
MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTH AND OCCURRED ON APRIL 5.  THE MAXIMUM
WIND GUST WAS 34 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTH AND OCCURRED ON APRIL
5.

APRIL

AVG TEMP  PRECIPITATION

55.6       7.23           2011
51.9       1.23           2012
56.3       1.81           2013
55.4       3.03           2014
54.6       5.55           2015

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