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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
240 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 1 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         74    442 PM  94    1942  72      2       62
  MINIMUM         52    625 AM  33    1996  47      5       45
  AVERAGE         63                        59      4       54

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.71R         1.65 1976   0.11   1.60     0.57
  MONTH TO DATE    1.71                      0.11   1.60     0.57
  SINCE MAR 1      7.19                      7.00   0.19     7.91
  SINCE JAN 1     14.48                     13.07   1.41    12.29

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        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
  YESTERDAY        2                         6     -4       11
  MONTH TO DATE    2                         6     -4       11
  SINCE MAR 1    684                       905   -221      890
  SINCE JUL 1   3650                      4329   -679     4579

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         1     -1        0
  SINCE MAR 1     17                        19     -2        8
  SINCE JAN 1     17                        19     -2        8
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.0


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     73           400 PM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        91      1942
                                             1913
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   47        32      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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RAB



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