Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1005 AM EST SUN NOV 5 2017

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              88   10/06/1954
 LOW                0   10/12/2017
HIGHEST            84   10/06                         83
LOWEST             31   10/27                         34
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.7              65.4     4.3     69.4
AVG. MINIMUM     44.4              39.3     5.1     46.1
MEAN             57.0              52.3     4.7     57.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               7.6    -5.6        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.14   1976
 MINIMUM         0.02   2000
TOTALS           7.72              2.78    4.94     2.15
DAILY AVG.       0.25              0.09    0.16     0.07
DAYS >= .01         9               8.6     0.4        3
DAYS >= .10         7               5.3     1.7        3
DAYS >= .50         5               2.0     3.0        2
DAYS >= 1.00        3               0.6     2.4        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.00                               1.27

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T                                0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       2                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        T                                0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     272               396    -124      222
COOLING TOTAL      35                 4      31        5
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    20/290    DATE  10/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/290    DATE  10/29

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
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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