Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
640 AM EST MON DEC 1 2014

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2014 TO 11/30/2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   09/02/1953
 LOW                0   11/25/1970
HIGHEST            86
LOWEST             12   11/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.9              65.4    -2.5
AVG. MINIMUM     42.3              40.4     1.9
MEAN             52.6              52.9    -0.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.3    -0.3
DAYS MAX <= 32      2               0.4     1.6
DAYS MIN <= 32     24              25.2    -1.2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.83   1977
 MINIMUM         2.63   1953
TOTALS          10.88              8.75    2.13
DAILY AVG.       0.12              0.10    0.02
DAYS >= .01        35              26.6     8.4
DAYS >= .10        22              16.5     5.5
DAYS >= .50         8               6.4     1.6
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.9    -0.9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.29

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            2.4
SINCE 7/1         2.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       9
DAYS >= 1.0         1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1
 24 HR TOTAL      2.4

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1182              1162      20
 SINCE 7/1       1193              1180      13
COOLING TOTAL      79                62      17
 SINCE 1/1        609               573      36
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/320
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/290

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           32
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             32
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         27

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     79

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              8     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               14     RAIN                      23
LIGHT RAIN               45     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                9     SLEET                      0
FOG                      46     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     19
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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