Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
540 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/07/1918
                        08/06/1918
 LOW               45   08/30/1965
HIGHEST            88   08/31                         91
LOWEST             52   08/14                         52
AVG. MAXIMUM     80.0              85.2    -5.2     83.0
AVG. MINIMUM     62.3              63.0    -0.7     63.1
MEAN             71.1              74.1    -3.0     73.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               6.7    -6.7
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.87   1928
 MINIMUM         0.42   1930
TOTALS           4.78              3.26    1.52     3.55
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.11    0.04     0.11
DAYS >= .01        15               9.4     5.6
DAYS >= .10        10               5.8     4.2
DAYS >= .50         5               2.2     2.8
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.7     0.3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.05   08/08 TO 08/09

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                                0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= 1.0         0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2
 SINCE 7/1          0                 3      -3
COOLING TOTAL     171               284    -113
 SINCE 1/1        830               898     -68
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    17/180    DATE  08/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    23/300    DATE  08/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              3     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                      10
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      27     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
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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DUE TO A SYSTEM FAILURE CAUSING MISSING TEMPERATURES ON
AUGUST 21-24...ALL TEMPERATURE DATA AND CDD WILL BE CALCULATED
WITHOUT DATA FROM THOSE DATES.


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