Climatological Report (Seasonal)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1034 AM EST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2014 TO 2/28/2015...

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

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   02/11/1932
 LOW              -11   02/20/2015
HIGHEST            70   12/01
LOWEST            -11R  02/20
AVG. MAXIMUM     44.3              47.4    -3.1
AVG. MINIMUM     24.5              26.4    -1.9
MEAN             34.4              36.9    -2.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32     11               6.1     4.9
DAYS MIN <= 32     70              67.0     3.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.4     0.6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.30   1901
 MINIMUM         4.69   1906
TOTALS           7.50              9.31   -1.81
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.10   -0.02
DAYS >= .01        30              28.2     1.8
DAYS >= .10        21              17.6     3.4
DAYS >= .50         5               6.5    -1.5
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.9    -1.9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.02

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           20.4
SINCE 7/1        20.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1
DAYS >= TRACE      15
DAYS >= 1.0         4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        11
 24 HR TOTAL      7.2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2713              2529     184
 SINCE 7/1       3689              3424     265
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/300
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/300

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           49
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             17
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         24

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               29     FREEZING RAIN              2
LT FREEZING RAIN          5     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      4
FOG                      38     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
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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PW



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