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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
815 AM PDT MON JUL 2 2015

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   05/28/2003
 LOW               19   05/03/1964
HIGHEST            89   05/31        88       1       93  05/27
                        05/30
LOWEST             36   05/15        31       5       33  05/08
                                                          05/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.8              74.4    -3.6     76.2
AVG. MINIMUM     44.6              43.2     1.4     44.6
MEAN             57.7              58.8    -1.1     60.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.2    -1.2        2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.7    -1.7        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.03   1981
 MINIMUM            T   2007
                        1992
                        1983
TOTALS           1.24              0.53    0.71     0.05
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.02    0.02     0.00
DAYS >= .01         8               3.4     4.6        3
DAYS >= .10         4               1.5     2.5        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.38   05/14 TO 05/15              0.04

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     241               218      23      169
 SINCE 7/1       4249              5411   -1162     4936
COOLING TOTAL      23                26      -3       34
 SINCE 1/1         23                27      -4       34
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/220    DATE  05/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/360    DATE  05/09

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     39

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       1     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

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

&&

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...28TH COLDEST MAY ON RECORD IN TONOPAH...
...9TH WETTEST MAY ON RECORD IN TONOPAH...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN TONOPAH DURING MAY 2015 WAS 57.7
DEGREES...WHICH IS 1.1 DEGREES BELOW THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 58.8 DEGREES. THIS MAKES MAY
2015 THE 28TH COLDEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION
WAS 1.24...WHICH IS 0.71 INCHES OR 234 PERCENT ABOVE THE
1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.53 INCH. THIS MAKES MAY
2015 THE 9TH WETTEST ON RECORD.

NO DAILY RECORDS WERE SET IN MAY 2015 FOR TONOPAH.

$$

RLC/JRM/DTK


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