Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
1057 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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...THE HUNTINGTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1897 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              92   04/21/1985
                        04/26/1957
                        04/30/1942
 LOW               15   04/05/1898
HIGHEST            86   04/20        MM      MM       84  04/09
                        04/19
                        04/18
LOWEST             25   04/10        MM      MM       31  04/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.3              67.9     2.4     66.8
AVG. MINIMUM     44.9              44.5     0.4     45.1
MEAN             57.6              56.2     1.4     56.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      5               2.7     2.3        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.98   2011
 MINIMUM         0.74   1976
TOTALS           4.24              3.44    0.80     7.57
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.11    0.03     0.25
DAYS >= .01        15              12.8     2.2       15
DAYS >= .10         8               8.1    -0.1       11
DAYS >= .50         2               2.0     0.0        4
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.5     0.5        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.41   04/21 TO 04/22              2.43

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           14.4   1987
TOTALS              T               0.9    -0.9      0.0
SINCE 7/1        23.8              23.6     0.2     36.6
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         T   04/09                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   04/09 TO 04/09           04/30 TO 04/30
                                                          04/30 TO 04/30
                                                          04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     251               291     -40      273
 SINCE 7/1       3661              4388    -727     4918
COOLING TOTAL      38                27      11        9
 SINCE 1/1         47                32      15        9
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/250    DATE  04/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/230    DATE  04/02

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      6

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

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