Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
538 AM EST TUE DEC 1 2015

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...THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2015 TO 11/30/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   09/01/1932
                        09/01/1953
 LOW                8   11/30/1929
HIGHEST            94   09/04                         92
LOWEST             28   11/25                         18
                        11/21
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.7              68.7     1.0     66.3
AVG. MINIMUM     50.1              47.3     2.8     47.4
MEAN             59.9              58.0     1.9     56.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      4               2.3     1.7        2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        1
DAYS MIN <= 32      5               9.6    -4.6       15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.36   2004
 MINIMUM         2.69   1931
TOTALS          18.58R            10.18    8.40     8.31
DAILY AVG.       0.20              0.11    0.09     0.09
DAYS >= .01        26              24.1     1.9       25
DAYS >= .10        19              15.4     3.6       20
DAYS >= .50        14               7.0     7.0        7
DAYS >= 1.00       10               2.9     7.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.60                               1.45

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                                0.5
DAYS >= TRACE       0                                  3
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0                                0.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     642               802    -160      878
COOLING TOTAL     197               162      35      158
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/300    DATE  11/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/330    DATE  11/13

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               11     RAIN                      15
LIGHT RAIN               37     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      30     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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