Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA
229 PM EST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   02/11/1932
                        02/25/1930
 LOW              -10   02/08/1936
HIGHEST            82   02/12        72      10       72  02/01
LOWEST             18   02/10        16       2        9  02/14
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.6              51.3    10.3     50.7
AVG. MINIMUM     36.5              30.5     6.0     30.9
MEAN             49.0              40.9     8.1     40.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.6    -0.6        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     10              17.1    -7.1       17
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.92   1973
 MINIMUM         0.48   1978
TOTALS           0.71              2.76   -2.05     4.35
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.10   -0.07     0.15
DAYS >= .01         7               8.9    -1.9       12
DAYS >= .10         1               5.9    -4.9        9
DAYS >= .50         0               1.7    -1.7        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.6    -0.6        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.39   02/15 TO 02/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.4   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0
SINCE 7/1         7.1               9.6    -2.5     13.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               1.0    -1.0        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             1  02/15
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   02/28 TO 02/28           02/24 TO 02/24
                                                          02/24 TO 02/24
                                                          02/24 TO 02/24

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     440
 SINCE 7/1       2482              2936    -454     2588
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/310    DATE  02/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/310    DATE  02/09

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     58

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                7     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                      0

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

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