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CDUS41 KRLX 082117  
CLIEKN  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
517 PM EDT TUE MAY 8 2018  
 
   
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..THE ELKINS WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 8 2018
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1899 TO 2018  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 73 1244 PM 86 1979 69 4 56  
MINIMUM 46 209 AM 23 1974 43 3 33  
AVERAGE 60 56 4 45  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.50 1901 0.16 -0.16 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 2.38 1.23 1.15 1.78  
SINCE MAR 1 11.77 8.99 2.78 10.87  
SINCE JAN 1 22.58 15.32 7.26 18.12  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 5 9 -4 20  
MONTH TO DATE 43 82 -39 93  
SINCE MAR 1 1521 1324 197 1083  
SINCE JUL 1 5473 5645 -172 4486  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 6 0 6 5  
SINCE MAR 1 7 3 4 15  
SINCE JAN 1 7 3 4 15    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 8 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (220)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 12 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION W (250)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 1.4  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
FOG  
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100 400 AM  
LOWEST 41 400 PM  
AVERAGE 71  
   
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THE ELKINS WV CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 69 88 1979  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 43 25 1980  
1976  
1947  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 8 2018...........SUNRISE 614 AM EDT SUNSET 819 PM EDT  
MAY 9 2018...........SUNRISE 613 AM EDT SUNSET 820 PM EDT  
 
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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