Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
851 AM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2015 TO 5/31/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/27/1965
 LOW                8   03/06/1960
HIGHEST            89   05/31                         90
                        05/28
                        05/29
LOWEST             19   03/07                          9
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.7              68.7     3.0     69.4
AVG. MINIMUM     47.8              46.8     1.0     44.2
MEAN             59.8              57.8     2.0     56.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.0    -1.0        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      8               9.7    -1.7       20
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.38   1998
 MINIMUM         3.07   1985
TOTALS           6.09             11.45   -5.36    13.44
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.12   -0.05     0.14
DAYS >= .01        26              31.7    -5.7       29
DAYS >= .10        15              21.0    -6.0       17
DAYS >= .50         4               8.4    -4.4        7
DAYS >= 1.00        1               3.1    -2.1        6
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.00                               2.67

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T                                5.5
DAYS >= TRACE       2                                  5
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0                                2.7

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     680               810    -130      889
COOLING TOTAL     227               144      83      161
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/250    DATE  04/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/250    DATE  05/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               38     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      1
FOG                      36     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.

REMARKS:
DUE TO A TIPPING BUCKET FAILURE RESULTING IN MISSING PRECIPITATION
DATA ON MARCH 14 AND 19-20...THE SEASONAL TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM
NORMAL FOR PRECIPITATION WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THESE
DATES.

$$

PW


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