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


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...THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 6 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 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         66    351 PM  97    1934  73     -7       84
  MINIMUM         48    446 AM  35    1973  51     -3       57
  AVERAGE         57                        62     -5       71

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             1.81 1944   0.12  -0.12     0.61
  MONTH TO DATE    2.01                      0.70   1.31     0.79
  SINCE MAR 1      5.39                      7.53  -2.14    10.10
  SINCE JAN 1     13.62                     13.34   0.28    14.02

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY           MM                                         0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                                       0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      1.0                                       1.9
  SINCE JUL 1     23.0                                      21.7
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            8                         5      3        0
  MONTH TO DATE   25                        31     -6       20
  SINCE MAR 1    604                       858   -254      800
  SINCE JUL 1   3438                      4063   -625     4229

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        6
  MONTH TO DATE   10                         8      2       11
  SINCE MAR 1     59                        37     22       17
  SINCE JAN 1     59                        37     22       17
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.3


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           500 AM
 LOWEST     43           300 PM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   74        93      1940
                                             1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51        33      1970


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   619 AM EDT   SUNSET   814 PM EDT
MAY  7 2016...........SUNRISE   618 AM EDT   SUNSET   815 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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