Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
650 AM EST SAT MAR 1 2014

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2013 TO 2/28/2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              75   01/30/2002
                        12/06/2001
                        12/16/1984
 LOW              -18   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            67
LOWEST             -5   01/30
                        01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     43.0              43.3    -0.3
AVG. MINIMUM     21.1              22.9    -1.8
MEAN             32.0              33.1    -1.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32     13              15.4    -2.4
DAYS MIN <= 32     83              76.4     6.6
DAYS MIN <= 0       5               1.1     3.9

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.42   1993
 MINIMUM         4.32   1980
TOTALS          10.89              8.84    2.05
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.10    0.02
DAYS >= .01        32              31.9     0.1
DAYS >= .10        19              19.1    -0.1
DAYS >= .50         9               5.5     3.5
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.4     1.6
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.26

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           27.0
SINCE 7/1        27.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1
DAYS >= TRACE      27
DAYS >= 1.0         4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        18
 24 HR TOTAL     11.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2946              2868      78
 SINCE 7/1         MM              4048      MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/310
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/300

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           39
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             32
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         19

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                      15
LIGHT RAIN               27     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          7     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               24     SLEET                      4
FOG                      21     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
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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