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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
236 AM EST MON FEB 1 2016

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              74   01/25/1950
 LOW              -20   01/17/1982
HIGHEST            56   01/31                         55  01/04
LOWEST              5   01/05                          0  01/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     34.5              34.0     0.5     31.7
AVG. MINIMUM     17.1              19.7    -2.6     17.5
MEAN             25.8              26.8    -1.0     24.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     13                MM      MM       12
DAYS MIN <= 32     28                MM      MM       30
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.91   1978
 MINIMUM         0.27   1981
TOTALS           1.64              2.17   -0.53     1.60
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.07   -0.02     0.05
DAYS >= .01         8                MM      MM       14
DAYS >= .10         3                MM      MM        9
DAYS >= .50         1                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.15   01/10 TO 01/10

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1208              1182      26     1242
 SINCE 7/1       2848              3553    -705     3498
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/280    DATE  01/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/280    DATE  01/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           10
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       5
LIGHT SNOW               17     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                     12

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

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