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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
911 AM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

...MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR AUGUST 2016...

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

THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2016.
THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 91.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE IS 103 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 1918.  THE MINIMUM
TEMPERATURE WAS 56.  THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 39 DEGREES
WHICH WAS SET IN 1982.  THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 76.0 DEGREES
WHICH IS 4.5 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 71.5
DEGREES.  THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE EXCEEDED 90 DEGREES ON 3 DAYS THIS
PERIOD.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT FALL BELOW 32 DEGREES.  A
TOTAL OF 3.29 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH
IS 0.19 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.48.  14 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 1 DAY.  THERE WERE NO
DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES.  THE
MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS 1.04 INCHES BETWEEN AUGUST 12 AND
13TH.  THE AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.11
INCHES.  THERE WERE 350 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 141
ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 209 DAYS.  THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD
WAS 5 MILES PER HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 39 MILES PER HOUR FROM
THE SOUTH AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 15.  THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 40
MILES PER HOUR FROM THE NORTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 28.

AUGUST PITTSBURGH

AVG TEMP  PRECIPITATION SNOWFALL

72.8       2.69           0.0      2011
71.5       2.65           0.0      2012
70.7       1.78           0.0      2013
70.0       5.05           0.0      2014
71.3       2.29           0.0      2015

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

THE ZANESVILLE OH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2016.
THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 92.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE IS 100 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 54.  THE
RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 44 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 2009.  THE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 76.8 DEGREES WHICH IS 5.1 DEGREES ABOVE THE
NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 71.7 DEGREES.  THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE
EXCEEDED 90 DEGREES ON 9 DAYS THIS PERIOD.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
DID NOT FALL BELOW 32 DEGREES.  A TOTAL OF 2.88 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 0.35 INCHES BELOW THE
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.23.  12 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 0.89 INCHES BETWEEN AUGUST 16 AND 17TH.  THE
AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.09 INCHES.  THERE
WERE 374 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 158 ABOVE THE
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 216 DAYS.  THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS LESS
THAN 5 MILES AN HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 23 MILES PER HOUR FROM
THE NORTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 16.  THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS
30 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE NORTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 16.

AUGUST

AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION


71.6      3.04            2011
71.4      2.38            2012
70.7      4.74            2013
70.9      3.50            2014
70.5      0.76            2015

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

THE MORGANTOWN WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2016.
THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 93.  THE RECORD MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE IS 99 DEGREES.  THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 58.  THE
RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 49 DEGREES WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 2014.
 THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 76.7 DEGREES WHICH IS 4.7 DEGREES ABOVE
THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 72.0 DEGREES.  THE MAXIMUM
TEMPERATURE EXCEEDED 90 DEGREES ON 5 DAYS THIS PERIOD.  THE MINIMUM
TEMPERATURE DID NOT FALL BELOW 32 DEGREES.  A TOTAL OF 4.03 INCHES
OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 0.48 INCHES ABOVE
THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.55.  12 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO
0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED.  0.10 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL ON 8 DAYS.  0.50 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION OR GREATER WERE OBSERVED ON 3 DAYS.  1 DAY WITH
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS OBSERVED.
THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS 1.24 INCHES ON AUGUST 12,
BETWEEN AUGUST 11 AND 12TH AND ON AUGUST 12.  THE AVERAGE DAILY
PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.13 INCHES.  THERE WERE 372
COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 147 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT
OF 225 DAYS.  THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS LESS THAN 5 MILES AN
HOUR.  THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 21 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE NORTH AND
OCCURRED ON AUGUST 28.  THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 33 MILES PER HOUR
FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 16.

AUGUST

AVG TEMP  PRECIPITATION

74.8      3.05            2010
72.4      4.95            2011
72.6      2.58            2012
70.6      5.13            2013
72.5      5.02            2014
73.4      2.09            2015

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