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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
505 PM EDT FRI MAR 24 2017


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 24 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         68    353 PM  87    1929  61      7       76
  MINIMUM         30    432 AM  20    1934  36     -6       44
  AVERAGE         49                        48      1       60

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          3.03 2012   0.12  -0.12     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.49                      2.72  -1.23     2.46
  SINCE MAR 1      1.49                      2.72  -1.23     2.46
  SINCE JAN 1      5.87                      8.79  -2.92     9.75

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0                                       0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                                          T
  SINCE MAR 1      T                                          T
  SINCE JUL 1      5.9                                      15.6
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           16                        17     -1        5
  MONTH TO DATE  506                       488     18      320
  SINCE MAR 1    506                       488     18      320
  SINCE JUL 1   3215                      3912   -697     3286

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        3
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        3
  SINCE JAN 1      1                         0      1        3
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.9


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    70           600 AM
 LOWEST     40          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    55

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        86      1910
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        20      1971
                                             1940


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 24 2017.........SUNRISE   714 AM EDT   SUNSET   733 PM EDT
MARCH 25 2017.........SUNRISE   712 AM EDT   SUNSET   733 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 POWER OUTAGE CAUSING A MISSING LOW TEMPERATURE ON FEBRUARY
23...THE SEASONAL HEATING DEGREE DAY TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM
NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS DATE.


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