Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.8240038°, -81.1025981°
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1414 ft. (431 m.)

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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Fat Creek is covered by the Prince, WV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Little Fat Creek 0.2 mi
Packs Branch 1.1 mi
Batoff Creek 1.3 mi
Stanaford Branch 1.7 mi
Piney Creek 1.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

McCreery Hollow Land 1.7 mi
Lanark Station (historical) Man-made 1.7 mi
Cyclone Hollow Land 1.9 mi
Stanaford Station Man-made 1.9 mi
Grandview State Park (historical) Man-made 2.4 mi

Nearby Photos

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Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is BECKLEY AP which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 2,504 feet (1,090 feet higher than Fat Creek). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 3.23" 38.8° 22.1°
February 2.96" 42.8° 24.9°
March 3.63" 51.9° 32.4°
April 3.43" 62.5° 40.6°
May 4.39" 70.6° 49.2°
June 3.92" 77.0° 57.0°
July 4.78" 80.2° 61.1°
August 3.45" 78.9° 59.8°
September 3.23" 72.6° 53.5°
October 2.64" 63.1° 42.4°
November 2.88" 52.4° 34.4°
December 3.09" 43.1° 26.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 84% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 59% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 63% of other locations on record.