Climatological Report (Seasonal)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
851 AM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2015 TO 5/31/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   05/22/1941
 LOW                5   03/03/2009
HIGHEST            87   05/28                         91
LOWEST             15   03/06                          9
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.9              67.1     0.8     68.5
AVG. MINIMUM     44.4              42.4     2.0     43.3
MEAN             56.1              54.8     1.3     55.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.6    -0.6        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      2               0.2     1.8        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     11              17.3    -6.3       19
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.09   1975
 MINIMUM         3.94   1915
TOTALS           9.00             10.62   -1.62    13.94
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.12   -0.02     0.15
DAYS >= .01        36              32.9     3.1       27
DAYS >= .10        20              20.9    -0.9       19
DAYS >= .50         8               7.3     0.7        9
DAYS >= 1.00        1               2.4    -1.4        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.10                               3.22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            2.5                                9.4
DAYS >= TRACE       1                                  8
DAYS >= 1.0         1                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      2.5                                6.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     938              1021     -83      926
COOLING TOTAL     148                82      66      114
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/190    DATE  04/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/300    DATE  05/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                      16
LIGHT RAIN               40     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      1
FOG                      38     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     11
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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PW


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