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CDUS41 KRNK 082117  
CLILYH  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG, VA  
517 PM EDT SAT MAY 08 2021  
   
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..THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 8 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
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)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 69 3:31 PM 94 1936 74 -5 67  
1940  
MINIMUM 41 1:47 AM 37 1925 50 -9 40  
1947  
1989  
AVERAGE 55 62 -7 54  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 3.30 1960 0.13 -0.13 0.06  
MONTH TO DATE 0.51 1.01 -0.50 0.20  
SINCE MAR 1 6.41 8.22 -1.81 10.55  
SINCE JAN 1 14.46 14.59 -0.13 19.90  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 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  
TODAY 10 4 6 11  
MONTH TO DATE 38 39 -1 56  
SINCE MAR 1 743 901 -158 670  
SINCE JUL 1 3655 4216 -561 3442  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 2 -2 0  
MONTH TO DATE 13 11 2 5  
SINCE MAR 1 41 32 9 27  
SINCE JAN 1 41 32 9 27    
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WIND (MPH)  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED 6 RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION W (260)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 16 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (270)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 26 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (220)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.6  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 86 12:00 AM  
LOWEST 19 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 53  
   
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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 75 94 1936  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 51 32 1947  
2020  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 8 2021...........SUNRISE 6:14 AM EDT SUNSET 8:13 PM EDT  
MAY 9 2021...........SUNRISE 6:13 AM EDT SUNSET 8:14 PM EDT  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
PW  
 
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