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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
513 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/07/1918
                        08/06/1918
 LOW               45   08/30/1965
HIGHEST            92   08/04                         88
LOWEST             56   08/02                         52
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.3              85.2    -0.9     80.0
AVG. MINIMUM     62.6              63.0    -0.4     62.3
MEAN             73.4              74.1    -0.7     71.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               6.7    -3.7        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.87   1928
 MINIMUM         0.42   1930
TOTALS           1.98              3.26   -1.28     4.78
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.11   -0.05     0.15
DAYS >= .01         8               9.4    -1.4       15
DAYS >= .10         5               5.8    -0.8       10
DAYS >= .50         1               2.2    -1.2        5
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.88                               1.05

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                                0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0                                0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
COOLING TOTAL     270               284     -14      171
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/160    DATE  08/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/160    DATE  08/19

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      0

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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PW


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