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Valdese, North Carolina, weather forecast  

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Conditions at 10:00pm on 8/1/15



Dew Point 57F
Humidity 52%
Barometer 29.96in; Rate: 0.021in/hr
Wind Gusts 0
Wind Direction NE
Heat Index 77 F
Rainfall  last 24 hours 0.00in
Total Rainfall 19.28in


Today's Extremes

High Temperature 92F at 4:56pm
Low Temperature 63F at 7:04am
Low Wind Chill 63F at 7:04am
Peak Wind Gust 13mph at 1:54pm


ALMANAC - 8/1/15

Sunrise:      6:36am
Sunset:       8:32pm
Moonrise:  9:21pm
Moonset:   7:54am
Avg. Temperature:
This Mo:   78F
This Yr:      59F


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