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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
606 AM EDT THU JUN 1 2017

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/27/1965
 LOW               29   05/09/1976
HIGHEST            88   05/20                         86
                        05/17
LOWEST             38   05/09                         38
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.1              77.3    -0.2     75.5
AVG. MINIMUM     55.1              55.4    -0.3     54.9
MEAN             66.1              66.4    -0.3     65.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.9    -0.9        0
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         8.20   2003
 MINIMUM         1.12   2015
TOTALS           6.04              3.88    2.16     7.57
DAILY AVG.       0.19              0.13    0.06     0.24
DAYS >= .01        16              11.0     5.0       17
DAYS >= .10        13               7.1     5.9       11
DAYS >= .50         4               2.8     1.2        7
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.52                               1.34

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                                0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0                                0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      72                68       4       79
COOLING TOTAL     113               110       3       92
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/260    DATE  05/01
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/250    DATE  05/01

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                9     RAIN                      13
LIGHT RAIN               19     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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