Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
528 AM EST MON JAN 1 2018

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              79   12/07/1998
                        12/18/1924
 LOW               -4   12/25/1983
                        12/30/1917
HIGHEST            65   12/19                         65
                        12/05
LOWEST             10   12/31                         13
AVG. MAXIMUM     47.1              47.8    -0.7     48.5
AVG. MINIMUM     27.5              27.3     0.2     29.0
MEAN             37.3              37.6    -0.3     38.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               1.9     1.1        1
DAYS MIN <= 32     23              22.2     0.8       20
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.1    -0.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.72   1901
 MINIMUM         0.26   1986
TOTALS           0.69              3.24   -2.55     3.10
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.10   -0.08     0.10
DAYS >= .01         5               9.6    -4.6        9
DAYS >= .10         4               5.9    -1.9        6
DAYS >= .50         0               2.4    -2.4        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.6    -0.6        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.23                               1.25

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            1.5                                0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       2                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         1                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      1.0                                0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     852               851       1      809
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/200    DATE  12/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/320    DATE  12/12

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

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

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

REMARKS:
DUE TO MISSING TEMPERATURES ON FEBRUARY 23 AND JULY 24-25...ALL
TEMPERATURE AND DEGREE DAY INFORMATION WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT
DATA FORM THESE DATES.

$$

RAB



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