Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
738 AM EST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2016 TO 2/28/2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              85   02/27/1977
 LOW               -5   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            83   02/12                         77
LOWEST                  01/09                         13
AVG. MAXIMUM     55.2              48.7     6.5     53.6
AVG. MINIMUM     32.8              30.4     2.4     33.2
MEAN             43.8              39.5     4.3     43.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      4               4.7    -0.7        6
DAYS MIN <= 32     40              55.6   -15.6       50
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.0     1.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.47   1997
 MINIMUM         5.01   2011
TOTALS           6.39              9.70   -3.31    12.41
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.11   -0.04     0.14
DAYS >= .01        23              28.9    -5.9       32
DAYS >= .10        15              18.5    -3.5       19
DAYS >= .50         4               7.5    -3.5       10
DAYS >= 1.00        1               2.3    -1.3        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.17                               1.87

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            8.8                               11.1
DAYS >= TRACE       4                                  8
DAYS >= 1.0         2                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      7.8                                7.8

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1886              2293    -407     1920
COOLING TOTAL       5                 0       5       11
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/250    DATE  01/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/300    DATE  02/09

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               30     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      1
FOG                      33     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
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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