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CDUS41 KRNK 182118  
CLILYH  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG, VA  
518 PM EDT TUE MAY 18 2021  
   
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..THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 18 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 73 4:08 PM 93 1896 76 -3 66  
1906  
1911  
MINIMUM 57 2:20 AM 32 1973 53 4 60  
AVERAGE 65 65 0 63  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.01 1.72 2003 0.13 -0.12 0.16  
MONTH TO DATE 0.56 2.29 -1.73 0.36  
SINCE MAR 1 6.46 9.50 -3.04 10.71  
SINCE JAN 1 14.51 15.87 -1.36 20.06  
 
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 0 3 -3 2  
MONTH TO DATE 98 76 22 129  
SINCE MAR 1 803 938 -135 743  
SINCE JUL 1 3715 4253 -538 3515  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 3 -3 0  
MONTH TO DATE 16 34 -18 27  
SINCE MAR 1 44 55 -11 49  
SINCE JAN 1 44 55 -11 49    
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WIND (MPH)  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED 1 RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION SE (130)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 9 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (170)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 16 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SE (150)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 2.0  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 90 2:00 AM  
LOWEST 53 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 72  
   
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THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 76 93 1911  
1962  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 53 34 2002  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 18 2021...........SUNRISE 6:05 AM EDT SUNSET 8:22 PM EDT  
MAY 19 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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