Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA
812 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE NORFOLK VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/07/1918
 LOW               24   08/27/2011
HIGHEST            94   08/20        96      -2       93  08/31
LOWEST             64   08/29        62       2       67  08/15
                        08/16                             08/09
                        08/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     85.5              85.1     0.4     82.7
AVG. MINIMUM     71.1              70.7     0.4     71.2
MEAN             78.3              77.9     0.4     77.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      7               7.0     0.0        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        15.61   1942
 MINIMUM         0.64   1930
TOTALS           1.85              5.52   -3.67     3.01
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.18   -0.12     0.10
DAYS >= .01         7              10.1    -3.1        9
DAYS >= .10         6               6.9    -0.9        6
DAYS >= .50         1               3.5    -2.5        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.7    -1.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.30   07/31 TO 08/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31           08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31
                                                          08/31 TO 08/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     418               400      18      381
 SINCE 1/1       1558              1335     223     1373
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/030    DATE  08/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/040    DATE  08/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

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