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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
157 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015


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...THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 4 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1912 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         82    156 PM  95    1928  73      9       81
  MINIMUM         48    352 AM  32    1986  50     -2       52
  AVERAGE         65                        62      3       67

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.84 1978   0.12  -0.12     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.18                      0.46  -0.28     0.00
  SINCE MAR 1      9.49                      7.29   2.20     6.94
  SINCE JAN 1     13.41                     13.10   0.31    13.22

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      1.9
  SINCE JUL 1     21.7
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         5     -5        0
  MONTH TO DATE   20                        21     -1       10
  SINCE MAR 1    800                       848    -48      920
  SINCE JUL 1   4229                      4053    176     4322

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        2
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         4     -4        2
  SINCE MAR 1      6                        33    -27       14
  SINCE JAN 1      6                        33    -27       14
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (250)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           400 AM
 LOWEST     26           200 PM
 AVERAGE    60

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THE ROANOKE VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        96      1930
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        33      1966


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2015...........SUNRISE   621 AM EDT   SUNSET   813 PM EDT
MAY  6 2015...........SUNRISE   620 AM EDT   SUNSET   814 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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