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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
418 PM EDT WED MAY 3 2017

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...THE ELKINS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1899 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              90   04/24/1925
 LOW                3   04/10/1985
HIGHEST            85   04/30        MM      MM       80  04/18
LOWEST             24   04/08        MM      MM       12  04/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.0              62.8     7.2     64.7
AVG. MINIMUM     42.1              36.6     5.5     36.5
MEAN             56.0              49.7     6.3     50.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2
DAYS MIN <= 32      3              10.2    -7.2       14
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.25   1927
 MINIMUM         1.02   1971
TOTALS           4.95              3.80    1.15     3.45
DAILY AVG.       0.16              0.13    0.03     0.12
DAYS >= .01        17              15.2     1.8       17
DAYS >= .10        13               9.3     3.7       10
DAYS >= .50         2               2.3    -0.3        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.5     0.5        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.10   04/06 TO 04/06           04/07 TO 04/07
                                                          04/07 TO 04/07
                                                          04/07 TO 04/07
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    04/07(00) TO 04/07(00)
                                                 04/07(00) TO 04/07(00)7
                                                 04/07(00) TO 04/07(00)7

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           24.8   1987
TOTALS            3.2               5.5    -2.3      8.4
SINCE 7/1        44.5              83.5   -39.0     59.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         1               1.6    -0.6        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   04/07                          4
 24 HR TOTAL      3.1   04/07 TO 04/07           04/07 TO 04/07
                                                          04/07 TO 04/07
                                                          04/07 TO 04/07

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     273               462    -189      426
 SINCE 7/1       4393              5563   -1170     4730
COOLING TOTAL      10                 3       7        3
 SINCE 1/1         10                 3       7        3
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/310    DATE  04/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/310    DATE  04/29

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                       9
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                      5

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

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