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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA
451 PM EST MON NOV 3 2014

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...THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   10/06/1941
 LOW               21   10/27/1962
HIGHEST            85   10/28        71      14       92  10/05
LOWEST             38   10/27        47      -9       32  10/26
AVG. MAXIMUM     73.7              71.0     2.7     72.2
AVG. MINIMUM     50.9              48.3     2.6     53.1
MEAN             62.3              59.7     2.6     62.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.3    -0.3        2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.5    -0.5        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.39   1971
 MINIMUM         0.01   2000
TOTALS           2.63              2.98   -0.35     4.25
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.10   -0.02     0.14
DAYS >= .01        11               7.4     3.6        9
DAYS >= .10         5               5.0     0.0        5
DAYS >= .50         2               2.1    -0.1        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.12   10/15 TO 10/15
                        10/14 TO 10/15
                        10/15 TO 10/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31           10/31 TO 10/31
                                                          10/31 TO 10/31
                                                          10/31 TO 10/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     128
 SINCE 7/1        135               233     -98      150
COOLING TOTAL      52                39      13       71
 SINCE 1/1       1676              1543     133     1670
..................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/340    DATE  10/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/320    DATE  10/21

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

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

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

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