Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
554 AM EST MON FEB 1 2016

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...THE BLUEFIELD WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1959 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              72   01/12/2013
                        01/01/1985
                        08/23/1983
 LOW              -21   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            59   01/31                         64
LOWEST              6   01/19                         -2
AVG. MAXIMUM     41.3              42.1    -0.8     41.4
AVG. MINIMUM     23.8              26.3    -2.5     24.6
MEAN             33.0              34.2    -1.2     33.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      6               6.5    -0.5        5
DAYS MIN <= 32     21              21.3    -0.3       24
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.5    -0.5        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.97   1996
 MINIMUM         0.72   1981
TOTALS           1.85              2.90   -1.05     1.48
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.09   -0.03     0.05
DAYS >= .01        12              13.7    -1.7        9
DAYS >= .10         6               6.7    -0.7        3
DAYS >= .50         1               2.0    -1.0        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.78                               0.65

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           18.6                                2.1
DAYS >= TRACE      12                                 17
DAYS >= 1.0         3                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      8.2                                0.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     792               955    -163      982
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/260    DATE  01/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/260    DATE  01/12

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     59

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      1

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

REMARKS:
DUE TO AN EQUIPMENT OUTAGE AFFECTING THE TEMPERATURE ON JANUARY 19-
20...AND JANUARY 22-25...ALL TEMPERATURE DATA AND THE SEASONAL
HEATING DEGREE DAY TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL WILL BE
CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THESE DATES.

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