Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1033 AM EDT WED JUN 1 2016

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2016 TO 5/31/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   05/22/1941
 LOW                5   03/03/2009
HIGHEST            86   05/27                         87
LOWEST             21   03/03                         15
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.3              67.1     1.2     67.9
AVG. MINIMUM     45.3              42.4     2.9     44.4
MEAN             56.8              54.8     2.0     56.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.6    -0.6        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.2    -0.2        2
DAYS MIN <= 32     13              17.3    -4.3       11
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.09   1975
 MINIMUM         3.94   1915
TOTALS          12.37             10.62    1.75     9.00
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.12    0.01     0.10
DAYS >= .01        36              32.9     3.1       36
DAYS >= .10        23              20.9     2.1       20
DAYS >= .50         9               7.3     1.7        8
DAYS >= 1.00        3               2.4     0.6        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.84                               1.10

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T                                2.5
DAYS >= TRACE       2                                  1
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0                                2.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     799              1021    -222      938
COOLING TOTAL      71                82     -11      148
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/200    DATE  04/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/190    DATE  04/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     65

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             12     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               13     RAIN                      20
LIGHT RAIN               43     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      39     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      0

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

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