Climatological Report (Annual)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
621 AM EST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             106   07/10/1936
 LOW              -10   02/05/1996
                        01/21/1985
HIGHEST            95   06/18
LOWEST              1   01/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.9              67.1    -1.2
AVG. MINIMUM     44.1              44.1     0.0
MEAN             55.0              55.6    -0.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     11              21.7   -10.7
DAYS MAX <= 32      7               6.3     0.7
DAYS MIN <= 32    108              99.0     9.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.4    -0.4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        59.71   1972
 MINIMUM        19.83   1930
TOTALS          44.73             41.57    3.16
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.11    0.01
DAYS >= .01       114             115.9    -1.9
DAYS >= .10        77              72.5     4.5
DAYS >= .50        30              28.3     1.7
DAYS >= 1.00       10              10.4    -0.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.88

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           21.4
SINCE 7/1           T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE      20
DAYS >= 1.0         5
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         8
 24 HR TOTAL      6.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4517              4459      58
 SINCE 7/1       1730              1745     -15
COOLING TOTAL     967              1032     -65
 SINCE 1/1        967              1032     -65
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/210    DATE  02/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/150    DATE  06/11

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          207
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             88
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         66

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             30     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               39     RAIN                      63
LIGHT RAIN              139     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          8     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               20     SLEET                      5
FOG                     171     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     28
HAZE                     12

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

[REMARKS]
DUE TO A SYSTEM FAILURE CAUSING MISSING TEMPERATURES ON
AUGUST 21-24...THE SEASONAL TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL
FOR CDD WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THOSE DATES.

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