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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
226 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016


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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 29 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         69    157 PM  88    1974  72     -3       70
                                      1915
                                      1905
  MINIMUM         53    556 AM  31    1976  46      7       40
  AVERAGE         61                        59      2       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.23 1902   0.10  -0.10     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.91                      3.20  -1.29     4.02
  SINCE MAR 1      5.27                      6.78  -1.51     7.30
  SINCE JAN 1     12.56                     12.85  -0.29    11.68

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        4                         7     -3       10
  MONTH TO DATE  281                       297    -16      261
  SINCE MAR 1    671                       892   -221      871
  SINCE JUL 1   3637                      4316   -679     4560

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   14                        17     -3        8
  SINCE MAR 1     17                        19     -2        8
  SINCE JAN 1     17                        19     -2        8
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (40)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.8


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     68           100 PM
 AVERAGE    84

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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        91      1942
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        32      2008


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 30 2016.........SUNRISE   622 AM EDT   SUNSET   806 PM EDT
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   621 AM EDT   SUNSET   807 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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