Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
738 AM EST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2016 TO 2/28/2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   02/11/1932
 LOW              -11   02/20/2015
HIGHEST            80   02/12                         76
LOWEST              0   01/09                          7
AVG. MAXIMUM     52.3              47.4     4.9     49.8
AVG. MINIMUM     31.1              26.4     4.7     30.1
MEAN             40.6              36.9     3.7     39.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      4               6.1    -2.1       10
DAYS MIN <= 32     48              67.0   -19.0       57
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.4     0.6        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.30   1901
 MINIMUM         4.69   1906
TOTALS           7.48              9.31   -1.83    12.26
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.10   -0.02     0.14
DAYS >= .01        30              28.2     1.8       33
DAYS >= .10        17              17.6    -0.6       20
DAYS >= .50         4               6.5    -2.5       11
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.9     0.1        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.54                               1.32

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            5.9                               15.6
DAYS >= TRACE       5                                  9
DAYS >= 1.0         2                                  3
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      4.9                                8.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2079              2529    -450     2256
COOLING TOTAL       1                 0       1        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/040    DATE  01/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/280    DATE  01/26

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     63

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               35     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      0
FOG                      33     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     13
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 POWER OUTAGE CAUSING A MISSING LOW TEMPERATURE ON FEBRUARY 23...
ALL TEMPERATURE AND HEATING DEGREE DAY INFORMATION WILL BE CALCULATED
WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS DATE.

$$

PW



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