600  
CDUS41 KRNK 050526  
CLILYH  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG, VA  
126 AM EDT WED MAY 05 2021  
   
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..THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 4 2021
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 87 1:48 PM 95 1928 74 13 79  
MINIMUM 60 5:25 AM 32 1976 49 11 50  
AVERAGE 74 61 13 65  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.18 2.21 1978 0.13 0.05 0.01  
MONTH TO DATE 0.51 0.49 0.02 0.03  
SINCE MAR 1 6.41 7.70 -1.29 10.38  
SINCE JAN 1 14.46 14.07 0.39 19.73  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0  
SINCE MAR 1 T T  
SINCE JUL 1 8.9 T  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 0 5 -5 0  
MONTH TO DATE 5 21 -16 12  
SINCE MAR 1 710 883 -173 626  
SINCE JUL 1 3622 4198 -576 3398  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 9 1 8 0  
MONTH TO DATE 13 4 9 5  
SINCE MAR 1 41 25 16 27  
SINCE JAN 1 41 25 16 27    
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WIND (MPH)  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED 6 RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION S (200)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 21 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (290)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 38 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION W (290)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 5.8  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
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 93 8:00 AM  
LOWEST 53 2:00 PM  
AVERAGE 73  
   
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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 74 94 1902  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 49 32 1997  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 5 2021...........SUNRISE 6:17 AM EDT SUNSET 8:10 PM EDT  
MAY 6 2021...........SUNRISE 6:16 AM EDT SUNSET 8:11 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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