Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33
000
CXUS51 KRNK 010941
CLSBLF


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
524 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...................................

...THE BLUEFIELD WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
6/1/2015 TO 8/31/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1959 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              97   06/29/2012
 LOW               37   06/11/1972
HIGHEST            88   07/28                         87
                        06/18
LOWEST             52   08/27                         50
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.5              80.2     1.3     79.4
AVG. MINIMUM     64.2              63.2     1.0     62.5
MEAN             72.9              71.7     1.2     71.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               2.9    -2.9        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        19.16   2006
 MINIMUM         6.12   1997
TOTALS          10.76             11.57   -0.81    12.96
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.13   -0.01     0.14
DAYS >= .01        45              36.7     8.3       43
DAYS >= .10        29              22.9     6.1       23
DAYS >= .50         5               8.0    -3.0        9
DAYS >= 1.00        0               2.3    -2.3        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.24                               3.12

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

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       4                29     -25       12
COOLING TOTAL     746               644     102      584
..............................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/300    DATE  07/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/300    DATE  07/14

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             26     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               22     RAIN                      31
LIGHT RAIN               55     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      47     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     14
HAZE                     14

-  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 CAUSING MISSING PRECIPITATION ON
JUNE 1...THE SEASONAL PRECIPITATION TOTALS AND DEPARTURES FROM
NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS DATE.

ALSO...DUE TO A POWER OUTAGE CAUSING A MISSING LOW TEMPERATURE ON
JUNE 7...THE SEASONAL COOLING DEGREE DAY TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM
NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS DATE.

$$

PW



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.