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CLIBLF  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
522 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
   
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..THE BLUEFIELD WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2017
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1959 TO 2017  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 78 322 PM 84 2010 69 9 62  
MINIMUM 65 615 AM 31 1963 49 16 52  
AVERAGE 72 59 13 57  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.06 1966 0.12 -0.12 0.31  
MONTH TO DATE 4.59 3.34 1.25 2.22  
SINCE MAR 1 8.21 6.85 1.36 3.68  
SINCE JAN 1 14.02 12.51 1.51 8.50  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.1 1.7  
SINCE MAR 1 3.3 2.6  
SINCE JUL 1 20.5 34.8  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 7 -7 8  
MONTH TO DATE 236 321 -85 359  
SINCE MAR 1 942 937 5 822  
SINCE JUL 1 4074 4430 -356 3635  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 7 1 6 0  
MONTH TO DATE 22 24 -2 4  
SINCE MAR 1 22 28 -6 5  
SINCE JAN 1 22 28 -6 5    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 21 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (220)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 27 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (230)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 8.5  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 84 600 AM  
LOWEST 40 200 PM  
AVERAGE 62  
   
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THE BLUEFIELD WV CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 69 86 2007  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 50 27 1963  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 30 2017.........SUNRISE 631 AM EDT SUNSET 814 PM EDT  
MAY 1 2017...........SUNRISE 630 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.  
 
REMARKS:  
DUE TO A POWER OUTAGE CAUSING A MISSING HIGH TEMPERATURE ON NOVEMBER  
10...THE SEASONAL HEATING DEGREE DAY TOTAL AND DEPARTURE FROM  
NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THIS DATE.  
 

 
 
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