Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
727 PM EDT FRI MAY 1 2015

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              95   04/24/1925
                        04/18/1896
 LOW               20   04/10/1985
                        04/01/1923
HIGHEST            80   04/18                         88
LOWEST             28   04/05                         32
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.8              68.2    -0.4     71.3
AVG. MINIMUM     44.4              42.6     1.8     45.4
MEAN             56.1              55.4     0.7     58.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.2    -0.2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               3.5    -2.5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.95   1987
 MINIMUM         0.28   1976
TOTALS           4.06              3.31    0.75     5.62
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.11    0.03     0.19
DAYS >= .01        15              10.0     5.0
DAYS >= .10         8               6.2     1.8
DAYS >= .50         4               2.3     1.7
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.10   04/14 TO 04/14

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0                                  T
SINCE 7/1        22.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= 1.0         0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     269               304     -35
 SINCE 7/1       4568              4323     245
COOLING TOTAL       8                16      -8
 SINCE 1/1          8                18     -10
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/190    DATE  04/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/190    DATE  04/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           15
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
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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PW


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