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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
451 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 22 2017...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         57   1206 AM  90    1907  60     -3       63
  MINIMUM         32   1159 PM  19    2013  36     -4       31
                                      1965
  AVERAGE         45                        48     -3       47

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.38 1949   0.11  -0.11     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.49                      2.48  -0.99     2.46
  SINCE MAR 1      1.49                      2.48  -0.99     2.46
  SINCE JAN 1      5.87                      8.55  -2.68     9.75

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        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
  YESTERDAY       20                        17      3       18
  MONTH TO DATE  463                       454      9      308
  SINCE MAR 1    463                       454      9      308
  SINCE JUL 1   3172                      3878   -706     3274

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        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     N (20)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.7


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    71           400 AM
 LOWEST     12           400 PM
 AVERAGE    42

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        91      1907
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        16      2004


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 23 2017.........SUNRISE   715 AM EDT   SUNSET   732 PM EDT
MARCH 24 2017.........SUNRISE   714 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 21...
THE SEASONAL HEATING DEGREE DAY TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL WILL
BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS DATE.

$$

RAB



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