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CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
510 PM EDT TUE MAY 22 2018  
 
   
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..THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 22 2018
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2018  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 79 88 2009 73 6 73  
MINIMUM 61 28 2002 49 12 54  
AVERAGE 70 61 9 64  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 1.62 2001 0.16 -0.16 0.62  
MONTH TO DATE 3.18 2.92 0.26 3.81  
SINCE MAR 1 12.25 10.04 2.21 12.97  
SINCE JAN 1 18.52 15.93 2.59 18.75  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0  
SINCE MAR 1 23.9 1.1  
SINCE JUL 1 31.3 7.7  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 5 -5 1  
MONTH TO DATE 33 165 -132 129  
SINCE MAR 1 1329 1322 7 1047  
SINCE JUL 1 4990 5370 -380 4139  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 5 1 4 0  
MONTH TO DATE 53 11 42 27  
SINCE MAR 1 53 14 39 46  
SINCE JAN 1 54 14 40 46    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 8 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (190)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED MM HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION MM  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 2.7  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100 1200 AM  
LOWEST 58 300 PM  
AVERAGE 79  
   
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THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 73 87 1953  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 49 30 2002  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 22 2018...........SUNRISE 608 AM EDT SUNSET 829 PM EDT  
MAY 23 2018...........SUNRISE 607 AM EDT SUNSET 830 PM EDT  
 
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 
REMARKS:  
DUE TO MISSING TEMPERATURES FROM SEPTEMBER 8-10...THE HEATING DEGREE  
DAY AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM  
THESE DATES.  
 

 
 
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