Climatological Report (Annual)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
907 AM EST WED JAN 1 2014

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             106   07/10/1936
 LOW              -10   02/05/1996
                        01/21/1985
HIGHEST            93   07/18
                        07/16
                        07/17
LOWEST             12   01/23
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.8              67.1    -0.3
AVG. MINIMUM     45.5              44.1     1.4
MEAN             56.1              55.6     0.5
DAYS MAX >= 90     20              21.7    -1.7
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               6.3    -3.3
DAYS MIN <= 32    105              99.0     6.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.4    -0.4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        59.71   1972
 MINIMUM        19.83   1930
TOTALS          45.58             41.57    4.01
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.11    0.01
DAYS >= .01       128             115.9    12.1
DAYS >= .10        81              72.5     8.5
DAYS >= .50        31              28.3     2.7
DAYS >= 1.00        8              10.4    -2.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.43

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           13.0
SINCE 7/1           T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE      17
DAYS >= 1.0         4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         5
 24 HR TOTAL      5.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4309              4459    -150
 SINCE 7/1       1654              1745     -91
COOLING TOTAL    1184              1032     152
 SINCE 1/1       1184              1032     152
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/200    DATE  04/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/260    DATE  06/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          185
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            112
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         68

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             31     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN               35     RAIN                      73
LIGHT RAIN              166     FREEZING RAIN              3
LT FREEZING RAIN          8     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      6
FOG                     184     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     45
HAZE                      6

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

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