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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
510 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 28 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         62    259 PM  90    1957  72    -10       68
                                      1915
  MINIMUM         56    605 AM  30    1998  46     10       36
  AVERAGE         59                        59      0       52

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.04          1.75 2011   0.11  -0.07     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.88                      3.10  -1.22     4.02
  SINCE MAR 1      5.24                      6.68  -1.44     7.30
  SINCE JAN 1     12.53                     12.75  -0.22    11.68

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            6                         7     -1       13
  MONTH TO DATE  276                       290    -14      251
  SINCE MAR 1    666                       885   -219      861
  SINCE JUL 1   3632                      4309   -677     4550

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   14                        16     -2        8
  SINCE MAR 1     17                        18     -1        8
  SINCE JAN 1     17                        18     -1        8
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (50)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (50)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.3


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     90          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    95

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        88      1974
                                             1915
                                             1905
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        31      1976


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 28 2016.........SUNRISE   625 AM EDT   SUNSET   804 PM EDT
APRIL 29 2016.........SUNRISE   624 AM EDT   SUNSET   805 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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