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

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...THE BLUEFIELD WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1959 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   10/08/2007
 LOW               18   10/27/1962
HIGHEST            80   10/06                         79
LOWEST             26   10/30                         35
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.2              65.5     0.7     66.5
AVG. MINIMUM     46.6              47.3    -0.7     48.0
MEAN             56.4              56.4     0.0     57.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               1.2     1.8        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.99   1976
 MINIMUM         0.09   1963
TOTALS           5.06              2.50    2.56     1.54
DAILY AVG.       0.16              0.08    0.08     0.05
DAYS >= .01         9               9.5    -0.5        4
DAYS >= .10         6               5.2     0.8        3
DAYS >= .50         3               1.7     1.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.3     0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.41                               0.79

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.3                                0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       1                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.3                                0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     282               285      -3      244
COOLING TOTAL      25                19       6       10
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/260    DATE  10/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/120    DATE  10/08

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     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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