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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
703 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE ELKINS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1899 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   08/06/1918
 LOW               34   08/29/1965
HIGHEST            87   08/30        MM      MM       86  08/30
LOWEST             43   08/16        MM      MM       47  08/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     78.8              80.2    -1.4     78.9
AVG. MINIMUM     56.8              58.0    -1.2     57.9
MEAN             67.8              69.1    -1.3     68.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.9    -0.9        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.42   1911
 MINIMUM         0.83   1939
TOTALS           3.09              3.84   -0.75     8.04
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.12   -0.02     0.26
DAYS >= .01        14              12.8     1.2       14
DAYS >= .10         8               7.8     0.2       12
DAYS >= .50         3               2.7     0.3        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.77   08/11 TO 08/12           08/28 TO 08/29
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    08/29(00) TO 08/29(00)
                                                 08/31(00) TO 08/31(00)1
                                                 08/31(00) TO 08/31(00)1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31           08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      18                18       0       19
 SINCE 7/1         51                30      21       23
COOLING TOTAL     114               145     -31      133
 SINCE 1/1        438               426      12      463
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              2.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    18/280    DATE  08/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    26/280    DATE  08/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             21
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      30     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     15
HAZE                     11

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

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