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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
719 PM EST WED DEC 2 2015

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2015 TO 11/30/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 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              97   09/03/1953
 LOW                7   11/26/1950
                        11/25/1950
HIGHEST            93   09/08        MM      MM       88  09/05
LOWEST             23   11/23        MM      MM       12  11/19

AVG. MAXIMUM     65.7              61.0     4.7     60.6
AVG. MINIMUM     44.9              41.8     3.1     42.6
MEAN             55.3              51.5     3.8     51.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      4                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                MM      MM        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     12                MM      MM       17
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        19.14   2004
 MINIMUM         4.10   1961

TOTALS           6.92              9.29   -2.37     5.37
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.10   -0.02     0.06
DAYS >= .01        34                MM      MM       33
DAYS >= .10        15                MM      MM       12
DAYS >= .50         5                MM      MM        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.29   09/28-29/2015

 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     979              1287    -308     1268
 SINCE 7/1        993              1310    -317     1302
COOLING TOTAL     111                52      59       69
 SINCE 1/1        696               522     174      521

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/21/1956
 LATEST       06/01/1966
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.1
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/245
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/270    DATE  11/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/280    DATE  11/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           44
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             26
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         21

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                      14
LIGHT RAIN               40     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      51     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
HAZE                     30

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

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