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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
340 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              89   10/05/1951
 LOW               20   10/24/1969
HIGHEST            79   10/28                         87  10/06
LOWEST             36   10/27                         29  10/28
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.0              61.2     0.8     63.6
AVG. MINIMUM     45.8              41.0     4.8     46.1
MEAN             53.9              51.1     2.8     54.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                MM      MM        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.42   1976
 MINIMUM         0.06   1963
TOTALS           3.03              2.60    0.43     3.93
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.08    0.02     0.13
DAYS >= .01        13                MM      MM       11
DAYS >= .10         6                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= .50         1                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.70   10/14 TO 10/15

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     338               435     -97      338
 SINCE 7/1        496               607    -111      507
COOLING TOTAL       2                 5      -3       32
 SINCE 1/1        521               522      -1      695
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/230    DATE  10/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/290    DATE  10/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         12

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      2

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

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