Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
835 AM EST THU FEB 1 2018

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   01/30/2002
 LOW              -10   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            70   01/12                         68
LOWEST             -2   01/07                          0
AVG. MAXIMUM     44.2              45.4    -1.2     48.4
AVG. MINIMUM     21.5              24.8    -3.3     31.5
MEAN             32.9              35.1    -2.2     40.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      8               3.1     4.9        3
DAYS MIN <= 32     26              24.0     2.0       14
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.3     0.7        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.46   1936
 MINIMUM         0.49   1981
TOTALS           2.94              3.14   -0.20     3.78
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.10   -0.01     0.12
DAYS >= .01         8               9.2    -1.2       16
DAYS >= .10         7               5.8     1.2        8
DAYS >= .50         2               2.3    -0.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.6     0.4        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.10                               1.54

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            4.0                                5.9
DAYS >= TRACE       2                                  5
DAYS >= 1.0         1                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      4.0                                4.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     989               927      62      769
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/250    DATE  01/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/240    DATE  01/23

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     61

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
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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