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Strong to Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Area Today Ahead of a Cold Front

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible this morning ahead of a cold front slated to pass through the area this afternoon. These storms will be capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a small chance for tornadoes. There is also a risk for localized flooding with heavy downpours. Ensure that you have more than one way to receive a warning today! Read More >

Climate Top Ten for October at Beckley, West Virginia

 

Temperatures
Warm Cold
# Average Temp. Year # Average Temp. Year
1. 62.4 1919 1. 45.6 1907
2. 61.1 1984 2. 46.1 1988
3. 59.2 2007 3. 46.3 1952
4. 59.0 1931 4. 46.4 1976
    1941 5. 48.1 1921
6. 58.6 1949 6. 48.2 1925
7. 58.3 1971     1957
    2021 8. 48.4 1964
 9.  57.8 2016     1987
10. 57.7 1946, 2019 10. 48.6 1937
NORM: 53.2

 
Precipitation
Wet Dry
# Precip. (inches) Year # Precip. (inches) Year
1. 7.20 1911 1. 0.14 1963
2. 7.09 1937 2. 0.33 1924
3. 6.84 2019 3. 0.49 2000
4. 6.57 1919 4. 0.60 1912
5. 6.44 1925 5. 0.71 2001
6. 5.91 1990 6. 0.72 1930
7. 5.88 1976 7. 0.75 1951
8. 5.48 1954 8. 0.76 2008
9. 5.30 2014 9. 0.82 1991
10. 5.25 1989 10. 0.89 1997
NORM: 2.57
									

Monthly Snowfall
Greatest Least
# Amount (inches) Year # Amount (inches) Year
1. 22.9  2012   1.  0.0 1909
2. 15.0 1918     1911
3. 10.0 1937     1912
4. 7.0 1961     1915
5. 6.5 1993     1916
6. 3.2 1973     1918
7. 3.0 1906     1919
8. 2.7 1979     1920
 9.  2.0 1913     1920
    1957,1962     1922
MEAN: 0.4