Climatological Report (Seasonal)
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
835
CXUS55 KLKN 011957 CCA
CLSELY

CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
100 PM PDT WED APR 1 2016

...................................

...THE ELY AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2015 TO 2/29/2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              68   01/25/1951
                        12/03/1910
                        12/01/1910
 LOW              -30   02/06/1989
HIGHEST            59   12/09        61      -2       66
LOWEST            -19   01/01       -16      -3       -1
AVG. MAXIMUM     37.3              40.4    -3.1     48.0
AVG. MINIMUM      9.9              12.5    -2.6     19.7
MEAN             23.6              26.5    -2.9     33.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     26              17.5     8.5        7
DAYS MIN <= 32     91              87.5     3.5       83
DAYS MIN <= 0      20              13.6     6.4        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.65   1895
 MINIMUM         0.48   1977
TOTALS           4.39              2.04    2.35     1.25
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.02    0.02     0.01
DAYS >= .01        25              20.4     4.6       18
DAYS >= .10        13               7.1     5.9        5
DAYS >= .50         1               0.4     0.6        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           66.0   1895
TOTALS           61.6              25.4    36.2     10.3
DAYS >= 1.0        14               7.8     6.2        4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        25   02/01                          3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3745              3469     276     2797
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
..............................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/150    DATE  02/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    57/220    DATE  02/18

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                6     SNOW                       9
LIGHT SNOW               33     SLEET                      0
FOG                      33     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      9
HAZE                      7

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

&&

=====================================================================

...19TH COLDEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD IN ELY...
...5TH WETTEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD IN ELY...
...2ND SNOWIEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD IN ELY...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELY DURING METEOROLOGICAL WINTER
(DECEMBER-FEBRUARY) 2015-16 WAS 23.6 DEGREES...WHICH IS 2.9 DEGREES
BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL AVERAGE OF 26.5 DEGREES. THIS
MAKES METEOROLOGICAL WINTER 2015-16 THE 19TH COLDEST ON RECORD. THE
TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 4.39 INCHES...WHICH IS 2.35 INCHES ABOVE OR
215 PERCENT OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL AVERAGE OF 2.04 INCHES.
THIS MAKES WINTER 2015-16 THE 5TH WETTEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL
SNOWFALL WAS 61.6 INCHES...WHICH IS 36.2 INCHES ABOVE OR 243 PERCENT
OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL AVERAGE OF 25.4 INCHES. THIS MAKES
WINTER 2015-16 THE SECOND SNOWIEST ON RECORD.

JANUARY 2016 WAS THE WETTEST JANUARY ON RECORD WITH 2.58 INCHES.

JANUARY 2016 WAS THE SNOWIEST JANUARY ON RECORD WITH 35.4 INCHES.

AN ALL-TIME RECORD MORNING SNOW DEPTH FOR ANY DATE WAS MEASURED ON
FEBRUARY 1 WITH DEPTH OF 25 INCHES.

$$

DS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.