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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
520 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 2 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         82    159 PM  91    1942  72     10       71
                                      1913
  MINIMUM         55    557 AM  32    2005  47      8       41
  AVERAGE         69                        60      9       56

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.06          0.96 2002   0.10  -0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.77                      0.21   1.56     0.57
  SINCE MAR 1      7.25                      7.10   0.15     7.91
  SINCE JAN 1     14.54                     13.17   1.37    12.29

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0                                       0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                                       0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      T                                         2.5
  SINCE JUL 1     15.6                                      22.9
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         6     -6        9
  MONTH TO DATE    2                        12    -10       20
  SINCE MAR 1    684                       911   -227      899
  SINCE JUL 1   3650                      4335   -685     4588

 COOLING
  TODAY            4                         1      3        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         2      2        0
  SINCE MAR 1     21                        20      1        8
  SINCE JAN 1     21                        20      1        8
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.8


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     47           200 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        92      1913
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   47        31      2005


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   620 AM EDT   SUNSET   808 PM EDT
MAY  3 2016...........SUNRISE   619 AM EDT   SUNSET   809 PM EDT


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

REMARKS:

DUE TO A SENSOR FAILURE CAUSING MISSING TEMPERATURES ON OCTOBER 22
AND 23...THE SEASONAL HEATING DEGREE DAY TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM
NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THESE DATES.

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