Glady, West Virginia

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Glady, West Virginia
Unincorporated community
Glady, West Virginia is located in West Virginia
Glady, West Virginia
Glady, West Virginia
Glady, West Virginia is located in the US
Glady, West Virginia
Glady, West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°47′54″N 79°43′10″W / 38.79833°N 79.71944°W / 38.79833; -79.71944Coordinates: 38°47′54″N 79°43′10″W / 38.79833°N 79.71944°W / 38.79833; -79.71944
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Randolph
Elevation 2,861 ft (872 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 26268[1]
Area code(s) 304 & 681
GNIS feature ID 1551244[2]

Glady is an unincorporated community in Randolph County, West Virginia, United States. Glady is 11 miles (18 km) southeast of Elkins. Glady had a post office, which closed on May 14, 2011.[3]

The community was named for the glades along the Glady Fork River, near the original town site.[4]

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area has mild differences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year round. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Glady has a marine west coast climate, abbreviated "Cfb" on climate maps.[5]

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