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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
226 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         55    412 PM  91    1942  72    -17       70
  MINIMUM         52    639 AM  32    2008  46      6       43
  AVERAGE         54                        59     -5       57

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.21          0.93 2014   0.11   0.10     0.04
  MONTH TO DATE    2.12                      3.31  -1.19     4.06
  SINCE MAR 1      5.48                      6.89  -1.41     7.34
  SINCE JAN 1     12.77                     12.96  -0.19    11.72

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        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
  YESTERDAY       11                         7      4        8
  MONTH TO DATE  292                       304    -12      269
  SINCE MAR 1    682                       899   -217      879
  SINCE JUL 1   3648                      4323   -675     4568

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        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    10   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (50)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    14   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (80)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.8


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     86          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    93

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        94      1942
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   47        33      1996


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   621 AM EDT   SUNSET   807 PM EDT
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   620 AM EDT   SUNSET   808 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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RAB



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