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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
508 PM EDT THU MAY 5 2016


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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 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         55    532 AM  93    1950  75    -20       85
  MINIMUM         49    401 PM  33    1986  52     -3       57
  AVERAGE         52                        64    -12       71

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.60          2.13 1978   0.11   0.49     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.64                      0.52   2.12     0.39
  SINCE MAR 1      7.77                      8.09  -0.32     5.36
  SINCE JAN 1     14.62                     14.52   0.10     9.15

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0                                       0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                                       0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.0                                        T
  SINCE JUL 1     11.1                                       9.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           13                         4      9        0
  MONTH TO DATE   17                        20     -3       14
  SINCE MAR 1    537                       762   -225      670
  SINCE JUL 1   2999                      3763   -764     3764

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        6
  MONTH TO DATE   13                        10      3        7
  SINCE MAR 1     60                        44     16       41
  SINCE JAN 1     60                        44     16       41
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.0


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     83           200 AM
 AVERAGE    92

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THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75        94      1950
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52        36      2011


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2016...........SUNRISE   619 AM EDT   SUNSET   809 PM EDT
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   618 AM EDT   SUNSET   810 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 FEBRUARY
25...THE SEASONAL HEATING DEGREE DAY TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM
NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS DATE.


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