Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
148 AM EST FRI MAR 3 2017

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...THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   02/24/2017
                        02/11/1932
                        02/25/1930
 LOW              -12   02/05/1996
HIGHEST            80R  02/24        MM      MM       70  02/20
LOWEST             14   02/04        MM      MM        4  02/14
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.3              46.6    10.7     47.2
AVG. MINIMUM     34.2              28.7     5.5     29.8
MEAN             45.8              37.7     8.1     38.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               3.7    -3.7        5
DAYS MIN <= 32     13              18.2    -5.2       20
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.1    -0.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.11   1887
 MINIMUM         0.64   1968
TOTALS           2.53              3.19   -0.66     3.63
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.11   -0.02     0.13
DAYS >= .01        11              13.4    -2.4       12
DAYS >= .10         5               7.5    -2.5       10
DAYS >= .50         2               1.8     0.2        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.83   02/28 TO 02/28           02/15 TO 02/16
                                                          02/16 TO 02/16
                                                          02/16 TO 02/16

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           25.6   2010
TOTALS              T               9.8    -9.8      8.3
SINCE 7/1         7.5              29.2   -21.7     30.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 2      -2        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               3.0    -3.0        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             4  02/15
 24 HR TOTAL        T   02/15 TO 02/15           02/16 TO 02/16
                                                          02/16 TO 02/16
                                                          02/16 TO 02/16

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     532               766    -234      762
 SINCE 7/1       2707              3454    -747     2935
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/320    DATE  02/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/350    DATE  02/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     60

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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