Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
738 AM EST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2016 TO 2/28/2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              75   01/30/2002
                        12/06/2001
                        12/16/1984
 LOW              -18   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            71   02/24                         73
                        02/12
LOWEST              5   01/09                          5
                        01/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     48.7              43.3     5.4     46.4
AVG. MINIMUM     29.4              22.9     6.5     27.0
MEAN             39.0              33.1     5.9     36.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      9              15.4    -6.4       12
DAYS MIN <= 32     58              76.4   -18.4       64
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               1.1    -1.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.42   1993
 MINIMUM         4.32   1980
TOTALS           8.87              8.84    0.03    12.16
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00     0.13
DAYS >= .01        40              31.9     8.1       37
DAYS >= .10        23              19.1     3.9       23
DAYS >= .50         3               5.5    -2.5       11
DAYS >= 1.00        2               1.4     0.6        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.42                               1.11

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            6.6                               24.0
DAYS >= TRACE      19                                 25
DAYS >= 1.0         1                                  4
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      4.1                               11.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2319              2868    -549     2547
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/310    DATE  02/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/300    DATE  02/13

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                      22
LIGHT RAIN               41     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               20     SLEET                      1
FOG                      27     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     10
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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