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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
243 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016


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...THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 2 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         84    252 PM  92    1959  73     11       71
  MINIMUM         59    515 AM  30    1943  50      9       47
  AVERAGE         72                        61     11       59

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.29          1.09 1966   0.11   0.18     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.30                      0.22   1.08     0.18
  SINCE MAR 1      4.68                      7.05  -2.37     9.49
  SINCE JAN 1     12.91                     12.86   0.05    13.41

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0                                       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
  YESTERDAY        0                         5     -5        6
  MONTH TO DATE    0                        11    -11       15
  SINCE MAR 1    579                       838   -259      795
  SINCE JUL 1   3413                      4043   -630     4224

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        7                         1      6        0
  MONTH TO DATE    8                         2      6        0
  SINCE MAR 1     57                        31     26        6
  SINCE JAN 1     57                        31     26        6
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.6


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     43           100 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        93      1959
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        32      1981


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  3 2016...........SUNRISE   622 AM EDT   SUNSET   812 PM EDT
MAY  4 2016...........SUNRISE   621 AM EDT   SUNSET   813 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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