Climatological Report (Annual)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
621 AM EST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE BLUEFIELD WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1959 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              97   06/29/2012
 LOW              -21   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            87   07/12
                        06/18
                        05/12
LOWEST             -8   01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.8              63.4    -0.6
AVG. MINIMUM     44.7              46.1    -1.4
MEAN             53.7              54.8    -1.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               3.3    -3.3
DAYS MAX <= 32     20              17.5     2.5
DAYS MIN <= 32     99              80.9    18.1
DAYS MIN <= 0       4               0.9     3.1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        54.58   2004
 MINIMUM        30.07   1969
TOTALS          37.25             39.63   -2.38
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.11   -0.01
DAYS >= .01       160             149.3    10.7
DAYS >= .10        83              85.2    -2.2
DAYS >= .50        23              26.0    -3.0
DAYS >= 1.00        4               6.6    -2.6
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.12

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           48.4
SINCE 7/1         5.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE      60
DAYS >= 1.0        14
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        15
 24 HR TOTAL      8.1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4825              4588     237
 SINCE 7/1       1868              1765     103
COOLING TOTAL     827               854     -27
 SINCE 1/1        827               853     -26
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/250    DATE  03/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    49/300    DATE  03/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          147
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            120
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         96

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             40     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               37     RAIN                      76
LIGHT RAIN              154     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          4     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                4     SNOW                      14
LIGHT SNOW               61     SLEET                      4
FOG                     150     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     44
HAZE                     37

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

[REMARKS]
DUE TO A POWER FAILURE CAUSING A MISSING LOW TEMPERATURE ON
MAY 30...THE SEASONAL TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL FOR CDD
WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THAT DATE.

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