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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   02/11/1932
 LOW              -11   02/20/2015
HIGHEST            77   02/22                         80
LOWEST             -2   01/07                          0
AVG. MAXIMUM     48.7              47.4     1.3     52.3
AVG. MINIMUM     27.6              26.4     1.2     31.1
MEAN             38.2              36.9     1.3     41.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     11               6.1     4.9        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     62              67.0    -5.0       48
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.4     0.6        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        18.30   1901
 MINIMUM         4.69   1906
TOTALS           9.35              9.31    0.04     7.48
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00     0.08
DAYS >= .01        25              28.2    -3.2       30
DAYS >= .10        17              17.6    -0.6       17
DAYS >= .50         6               6.5    -0.5        4
DAYS >= 1.00        3               1.9     1.1        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.04                               1.54

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            5.7                                5.9
DAYS >= TRACE       5                                  5
DAYS >= 1.0         2                                  2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      4.0                                4.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2413              2529    -116     2079
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        1
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/200    DATE  02/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/240    DATE  01/23

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP                 0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                         8
LIGHT RAIN               29     FREEZING RAIN                2
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                         0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                         2
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                        1
FOG                      32     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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