Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
748 AM EST THU DEC 1 2016

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2016 TO 11/30/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   09/02/1953
 LOW                0   11/25/1970
HIGHEST            88   09/10                         87
                        09/08
                        09/09
LOWEST             19   11/13                         22
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.8              65.4     4.4     66.4
AVG. MINIMUM     45.7              40.4     5.3     45.7
MEAN             57.8              52.9     4.9     56.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     18              25.2    -7.2       14
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.83   1977
 MINIMUM         2.63   1953
TOTALS          10.28              8.75    1.53    16.62
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.10    0.01     0.19
DAYS >= .01        17              26.6    -9.6       33
DAYS >= .10        12              16.5    -4.5       21
DAYS >= .50         9               6.4     2.6       13
DAYS >= 1.00        4               1.9     2.1        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.80                               4.39

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

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     773              1162    -389      887
COOLING TOTAL     137                62      75       93
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/300    DATE  11/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/300    DATE  11/19

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                      12
LIGHT RAIN               25     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      43     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     15
HAZE                      1

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

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