Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1235 PM EST THU MAR 1 2018

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...THE BLUEFIELD WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2017 TO 2/28/2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1959 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              75   02/26/1977
 LOW              -21   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            74   02/23                         71
                        02/21
                        02/22
LOWEST             -5   01/07                          1
AVG. MAXIMUM     43.3              44.2    -0.9     46.9
AVG. MINIMUM     26.8              28.3    -1.5     30.5
MEAN             35.0              36.2    -1.2     38.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     22              15.4     6.6       13
DAYS MIN <= 32     58              57.3     0.7       54
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               0.9     2.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.72   1993
 MINIMUM         4.38   1980
TOTALS           7.64              8.57   -0.93     9.01
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.10   -0.01     0.10
DAYS >= .01        32              40.3    -8.3       39
DAYS >= .10        16              20.7    -4.7       22
DAYS >= .50         3               5.4    -2.4        6
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.65                               1.55

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           14.4                               17.2
DAYS >= TRACE      29                                 22
DAYS >= 1.0         7                                  5
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      3.2                                3.8

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2703              2589     114     2356
COOLING TOTAL       2                 0       2        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/270    DATE  12/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/250    DATE  12/13

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP                 1
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                        12
LIGHT RAIN               25     FREEZING RAIN                0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                         0
HEAVY SNOW                3     SNOW                         5
LIGHT SNOW               19     SLEET                        1
FOG                      44     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE        7
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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