Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
937 AM EST TUE MAR 1 2016

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              85   02/27/1977
 LOW               -5   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            77   12/27                         75
                        12/12
LOWEST             13   02/14                          3
AVG. MAXIMUM     53.6              48.7     4.9     48.7
AVG. MINIMUM     33.2              30.4     2.8     28.0
MEAN             43.4              39.5     3.9     38.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      6               4.7     1.3        5
DAYS MIN <= 32     50              55.6    -5.6       63
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.47   1997
 MINIMUM         5.01   2011
TOTALS          12.41              9.70    2.71     6.46
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.11    0.03     0.07
DAYS >= .01        32              28.9     3.1       28
DAYS >= .10        19              18.5     0.5       19
DAYS >= .50        10               7.5     2.5        3
DAYS >= 1.00        3               2.3     0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.87                               1.28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           11.1                                9.8
DAYS >= TRACE       8                                 12
DAYS >= 1.0         2                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      7.8                                6.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1920              2293    -373     2334
COOLING TOTAL      11                 0      11        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/230    DATE  02/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/230    DATE  02/24

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               29     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          3     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                      1
FOG                      49     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     20
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 SENSOR FAILURE CAUSING MISSING TEMPERATURES ON FEBRUARY
25...ALL TEMPERATURE DATA AND THE SEASONAL HEATING DEGREE DAY TOTAL
AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS
DATE.

$$

PW



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