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CDUS41 KAKQ 182234  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
534 PM EST TUE DEC 18 2018  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 18 2018
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2018  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 49 304 PM 75 2006 50 -1 64  
1984  
MINIMUM 29 352 AM 3 1973 31 -2 35  
AVERAGE 39  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.57 1977 0.10 -0.10 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.63 1.95 -0.32 1.03  
SINCE DEC 1 1.63 1.95 -0.32 1.03  
SINCE JAN 1 61.91 42.29 19.62 37.94  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 11.5  
SINCE NOV 1 11.5  
SINCE JUL 1 11.5  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 26 25 1 15  
MONTH TO DATE 444 406 38 428  
SINCE DEC 1 444 406 38 428  
SINCE JUL 1 1172 1082 90 1040  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE DEC 1 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JAN 1 2003 1548 455 1706    
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WIND (MPH)  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED 6 RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION N (350)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 17 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (350)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 24 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (350)  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 85  
LOWEST 34  
AVERAGE 60  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 50 76 1931  
1924  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 31 9 1932  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
DECEMBER 18 2018......SUNRISE 719 AM EST SUNSET 453 PM EST  
DECEMBER 19 2018......SUNRISE 719 AM EST SUNSET 454 PM EST  
 
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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