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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   09/02/1953
 LOW                0   11/25/1970
HIGHEST            87   09/04                         86
LOWEST             22   11/24                         12
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.4              65.4     1.0     62.9
AVG. MINIMUM     45.7              40.4     5.3     42.3
MEAN             56.1              52.9     3.2     52.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.4    -0.4        2
DAYS MIN <= 32     14              25.2   -11.2       24
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.83   1977
 MINIMUM         2.63   1953
TOTALS          16.62              8.75    7.87    10.88
DAILY AVG.       0.19              0.10    0.09     0.12
DAYS >= .01        33              26.6     6.4       35
DAYS >= .10        21              16.5     4.5       22
DAYS >= .50        13               6.4     6.6        8
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.9     0.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    4.39                               1.29

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T                                2.4
DAYS >= TRACE       2                                  9
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0                                2.4

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     887              1162    -275     1182
COOLING TOTAL      93                62      31       79
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/300    DATE  11/13
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/310    DATE  09/03

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               14     RAIN                      23
LIGHT RAIN               43     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      47     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      9
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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