859  
CDUS41 KRLX 042124  
CLICRW  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
524 PM EDT TUE MAY 04 2021  
   
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..THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 4 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1901 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 77 3:49 PM 91 1919 74 3 73  
MINIMUM 58 4:13 AM 29 1986 50 8 52  
AVERAGE 68 62 6 63  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 1.95 2009 0.16 -0.16 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.40 0.60 -0.20 1.08  
SINCE MAR 1 6.27 8.30 -2.03 11.29  
SINCE JAN 1 13.65 14.93 -1.28 19.71  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 5 -5 2  
MONTH TO DATE 12 20 -8 21  
SINCE MAR 1 821 888 -67 822  
SINCE JUL 1 4167 4260 -93 3857  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 3 2 1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 4 8 -4 4  
SINCE MAR 1 27 43 -16 22  
SINCE JAN 1 27 43 -16 27    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 21 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (250)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 33 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (230)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.6  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100  
LOWEST 57  
AVERAGE 79  
   
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THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 75 94 1928  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 50 32 1907  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 4 2021...........SUNRISE 6:26 AM EDT SUNSET 8:21 PM EDT  
MAY 5 2021...........SUNRISE 6:25 AM EDT SUNSET 8:22 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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