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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
308 AM EDT FRI MAY 1 2015

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...THE ALTOONA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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              89   04/21/1985
                        04/27/1962
 LOW               12   04/07/1982
HIGHEST            76   04/18                         83  04/13
                        04/13
LOWEST             27   04/01                         22  04/16

AVG. MAXIMUM     61.4              59.5     1.9     60.4
AVG. MINIMUM     39.5              38.2     1.3     38.5
MEAN             50.5              48.9     1.6     49.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      6                MM      MM        6
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                MM      MM        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.74   2011
 MINIMUM         0.51   1971

TOTALS           3.39              3.19    0.20     3.51
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.11    0.00     0.12
DAYS >= .01        16                MM      MM       12
DAYS >= .10         8                MM      MM       12
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.15   04/09 TO 04/10


DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     431               489     -58      467
 SINCE 7/1       6150              5904     246     6158
COOLING TOTAL       0                 5      -5        6
 SINCE 1/1          0                 6      -6        6
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/210    DATE  04/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/250    DATE  04/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     60

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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