Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED RECORD DATA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
352 PM EST WED MAR 7 2018

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...THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2017 TO 2/28/2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1901 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   01/14/1932
 LOW              -17   12/30/1917
HIGHEST            81R  02/20                         80
LOWEST             -2   01/02                          4
AVG. MAXIMUM     47.3              44.9     2.4     51.3
AVG. MINIMUM     27.6              28.0    -0.4     32.9
MEAN             37.4              36.4     1.0     42.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     19              14.1     4.9        8
DAYS MIN <= 32     65              59.2     5.8       46
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               0.9     2.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.74   1923
 MINIMUM         4.58   1941
TOTALS          13.42              9.46    3.96    11.13
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.11    0.04     0.12
DAYS >= .01        39              42.8    -3.8       43
DAYS >= .10        26              22.8     3.2       25
DAYS >= .50        10               5.6     4.4        7
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.1     1.9        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.64

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           71.2   1996
 24 HR TOTAL     15.5   01/03/1994 TO 01/04/1994
 SNOW DEPTH        23   01/21/1978
TOTALS           10.4              27.8   -17.4      7.4
SINCE 7/1        10.4              29.2   -18.8      7.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE      34              20.5    13.5       18
DAYS >= 1.0         2               8.5    -6.5        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   01/17                          3  01/06
 24 HR TOTAL      4.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2485              2570     -85     2053
 SINCE 7/1         MM              3454      MM       MM
COOLING TOTAL       9                 1       8        0
 SINCE 1/1          9                 0       9        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/190    DATE  01/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/300    DATE  02/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           10
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             37
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         43

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      17
LIGHT RAIN               34     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               31     SLEET                      5
FOG                      47     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
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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