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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
757 PM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...THE HARRISBURG PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2014 TO 2/28/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              78   02/27/1997
 LOW              -22   01/21/1994
HIGHEST            61   12/01        MM      MM       70  12/22
LOWEST             -4   02/24        MM      MM        0  01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     35.8              39.6    -3.8     36.4
AVG. MINIMUM     20.1              24.8    -4.7     19.8
MEAN             28.0              32.2    -4.2     28.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     29              19.0    10.0       33
DAYS MIN <= 32     79              72.5     6.5       83
DAYS MIN <= 0       4               0.4     3.6        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.70   1978
 MINIMUM         3.18   1979
TOTALS           6.85              8.50   -1.65    10.45
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.09   -0.01     0.12
DAYS >= .01        37              30.2     6.8       31
DAYS >= .10        23              17.3     5.7       23
DAYS >= .50         2               6.5    -4.5        7
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.6    -1.6        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.73


SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           74.8   1960
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS           25.0              24.4     0.6     42.6
 LIQUID EQUIV    2.50              0.00    2.50     4.26
SINCE 7/1        27.4              25.0     2.4     42.6
 LIQUID 7/1      2.74              2.50    0.24     4.26
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= TRACE      37              13.0    24.0       32
DAYS >= 1.0        11               6.4     4.6       12
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   02/22                          9  02/16
                        01/30                             02/14
                        01/27
 24 HR TOTAL      4.7   MM


DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3290              2949     341     3291
 SINCE 7/1         MM              3988      MM     4344
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/24/1963
 LATEST       05/11/1966
EARLIEST                        09/24
LATEST                          05/11
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/311
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/310    DATE  02/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/310    DATE  02/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             36
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         42

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               23     FREEZING RAIN              3
LT FREEZING RAIN         11     HAIL                       2
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                      16
LIGHT SNOW               34     SLEET                      7
FOG                      42     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                     29

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

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