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CDUS41 KRNK 172142  
CLILYH  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG, VA  
542 PM EDT MON MAY 17 2021  
   
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..THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 17 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 70 3:37 PM 93 1894 76 -6 78  
1896  
1911  
MINIMUM 55 5:54 AM 33 1997 53 2 64  
AVERAGE 63 64 -1 71  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.44 2018 0.12 -0.12 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.55 2.16 -1.61 0.20  
SINCE MAR 1 6.45 9.37 -2.92 10.55  
SINCE JAN 1 14.50 15.74 -1.24 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 2 3 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 98 73 25 127  
SINCE MAR 1 803 935 -132 741  
SINCE JUL 1 3715 4250 -535 3513  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 3 -3 6  
MONTH TO DATE 16 31 -15 27  
SINCE MAR 1 44 52 -8 49  
SINCE JAN 1 44 52 -8 49    
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WIND (MPH)  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED 2 RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION NE (50)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 7 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (20)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 15 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SE (130)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 2.3  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 87 12:00 AM  
LOWEST 53 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 70  
   
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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 76 93 1896  
1906  
1911  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 53 32 1973  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 17 2021...........SUNRISE 6:06 AM EDT SUNSET 8:21 PM EDT  
MAY 18 2021...........SUNRISE 6:05 AM EDT SUNSET 8:22 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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