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CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA  
511 PM EDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
   
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..THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 21 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 65 85 1985 65 0 76  
MINIMUM 28 26 1962 40 -12 55  
AVERAGE 47 52 -5 66  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.89 2012 0.12 -0.12 0.01  
MONTH TO DATE 2.68 2.43 0.25 2.27  
SINCE MAR 1 7.34 6.07 1.27 5.51  
SINCE JAN 1 13.61 11.96 1.65 11.29  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 1.2 0.1  
SINCE MAR 1 23.9 1.1  
SINCE JUL 1 31.3 7.7  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 18 13 5 0  
MONTH TO DATE 363 329 34 191  
SINCE MAR 1 1183 1056 127 858  
SINCE JUL 1 4844 5104 -260 3950  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 1  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 3  
SINCE MAR 1 0 0 0 3  
SINCE JAN 1 1 0 1 3    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 9 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (210)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED MM HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION MM  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 2.2  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 75 400 AM  
LOWEST 27 300 PM  
AVERAGE 51  
   
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THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 65 85 1985  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 40 25 1983  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 21 2018.........SUNRISE 639 AM EDT SUNSET 802 PM EDT  
APRIL 22 2018.........SUNRISE 638 AM EDT SUNSET 803 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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