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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
642 AM MST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE CORTEZ CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              MM   MM
 LOW               MM   MM
HIGHEST           100   06/20        MM      MM       97  06/30
LOWEST             -7   01/11        MM      MM      -12  01/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.7              65.0     1.7     66.7
AVG. MINIMUM     32.7              32.1     0.6     33.9
MEAN             49.7              48.5     1.2     50.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     47              31.3    15.7       37
DAYS MAX <= 32     11               8.3     2.7       11
DAYS MIN <= 32    180             189.2    -9.2      167
DAYS MIN <= 0      10               3.9     6.1       10

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS          12.92             13.60   -0.68    13.06
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.04    0.00     0.04
DAYS >= .01        79                MM      MM       91
DAYS >= .10        34                MM      MM       37
DAYS >= .50         7                MM      MM        6
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.77   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS             MM                MM      MM       MM
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM                MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1          MM                MM      MM       MM
 LIQUID 7/1        MM                MM      MM       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     MM                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= TRACE      MM                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0        MM                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        MM                                 MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6042              6440    -398     5733
 SINCE 7/1       2286              2658    -372     2412
COOLING TOTAL     537               427     110      486
 SINCE 1/1        537               426     111      486

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/145
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/200    DATE  04/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/190    DATE  04/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          277
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             64
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         23

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             53     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               20     RAIN                      40
LIGHT RAIN               99     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                5     SNOW                      12
LIGHT SNOW               34     SLEET                      0
FOG                      70     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                     36

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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