Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
542 AM EDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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...THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   10/06/1941
 LOW               22   10/28/1976
                        10/20/1972
HIGHEST            83   10/28                         86
                        10/02
LOWEST             34   10/31                         27
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.0              68.9     0.1     69.0
AVG. MINIMUM     48.5              46.5     2.0     49.2
MEAN             58.7              57.7     1.0     59.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.3    -1.3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.89   1990
 MINIMUM         0.02   2000
TOTALS           3.56              2.89    0.67     2.54
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02     0.08
DAYS >= .01        11               7.7     3.3
DAYS >= .10        11               4.7     6.3
DAYS >= .50         3               2.0     1.0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.87   10/14 TO 10/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                                0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= 1.0         0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     205               248     -43
 SINCE 7/1        224               297     -73
COOLING TOTAL      18                21      -3
 SINCE 1/1       1128              1207     -79
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/310    DATE  10/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/320    DATE  10/04

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            8
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      2

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

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