JANUARY 04, 2012 07:30 AM
The dew point is now 7.9 °F and today's lowest dew point temperature was 3.8 °F at 0:02 hours a very dry arctic air mass.
The minimum temperature last night was 14.9 °F the lowest minimum temperature since January 23, 2011 when the minimum temperature was 13 °F.
This 13 °F was the lowest temperature of last winter.
JANUARY 12, 2012 07:30 AM
The total rainfall yesterday was 0.76 inches.
Today's rainfall is 0.29 inches for a storm total of 1.05 inches.
January total is now 1.27 inches and the ave. precip. to Jan. 12 is 1.30 inches giving a departure of -0.03 inches.
JANUARY 27, 2012 07:30 AM
Today's maximum was 71 °F at the Richmond International Airport.
This was the warmest January 27 since 1974 when the maximum was 74 °F which is also the record for the date.