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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
512 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 6 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         64    300 PM  92    1943  73     -9       84
  MINIMUM         50    714 AM  35    1973  48      2       55
  AVERAGE         57                        61     -4       70

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.27          1.82 2013   0.11   0.16     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    4.34                      0.66   3.68     0.58
  SINCE MAR 1      9.82                      7.55   2.27     7.92
  SINCE JAN 1     17.11                     13.62   3.49    12.30

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            8                         5      3        0
  MONTH TO DATE   28                        35     -7       26
  SINCE MAR 1    710                       934   -224      905
  SINCE JUL 1   3676                      4358   -682     4594

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        5
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         6     -2       10
  SINCE MAR 1     21                        24     -3       18
  SINCE JAN 1     21                        24     -3       18
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     1.8


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           400 AM
 LOWEST     60           100 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        95      1940
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48        32      1970


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   616 AM EDT   SUNSET   811 PM EDT
MAY  7 2016...........SUNRISE   615 AM EDT   SUNSET   812 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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