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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA
145 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016


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...THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 4 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 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         68    221 PM  92    1965  75     -7       84
  MINIMUM         54   1157 PM  32    1986  51      3       54
  AVERAGE         61                        63     -2       69

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.26          1.90 1978   0.11   0.15     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.85                      0.44   2.41     0.20
  SINCE MAR 1      6.04                      7.75  -1.71     9.31
  SINCE JAN 1     13.69                     13.55   0.14    16.57

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.0  2002   0.0    0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0
  SINCE NOV 1     15.1                      10.3    4.8
  SINCE JUL 1     15.1                      10.3    4.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        4                         4      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    9                        16     -7       15
  SINCE MAR 1    636                       772   -136      731
  SINCE JUL 1   3224                      3708   -484     3833

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        4
  MONTH TO DATE   12                         8      4        8
  SINCE MAR 1     42                        50     -8       33
  SINCE JAN 1     42                        50     -8       33
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    26   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           700 AM
 LOWEST     63           200 PM
 AVERAGE    82

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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75        92      1930
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52        35      1931


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2016...........SUNRISE   609 AM EDT   SUNSET   803 PM EDT
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   608 AM EDT   SUNSET   804 PM EDT


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




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