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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
633 PM PST MON NOV 3 2014

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              92   10/01/2010
 LOW                0   10/12/1891
HIGHEST            82   10/06        81       1       77  10/06
LOWEST             18   10/28        13       5       19  10/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.5              64.5     7.0     61.9
AVG. MINIMUM     31.6              28.7     2.9     28.5
MEAN             51.6              46.6     5.0     45.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     17              20.7    -3.7       24
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.90   1889
 MINIMUM         0.00   1917
                        1915
                        1893
TOTALS              T              0.75   -0.75     0.60
DAILY AVG.          T              0.02   -0.02     0.02
DAYS >= .01         0               5.3    -5.3        4
DAYS >= .10         0               2.3    -2.3        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL       T   10/20 TO 10/20              0.39
                        09/30 TO 10/01
                        10/17 TO 10/18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            9.0   1920
TOTALS            0.0               0.6    -0.6      2.9
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.7    -0.7      2.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.7    -0.7        4
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.2    -0.2        1
DAYS >= 5.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             1
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31               2.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     411               571    -160      604
 SINCE 7/1        522               829    -307      777
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        549               383     166      776
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/330    DATE  10/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/340    DATE  10/11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     39

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

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

&&

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...6TH WARMEST OCTOBER ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...4TH DRIEST OCTOBER ON RECORD IN ELKO...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING OCTOBER 2014 WAS 51.6
DEGREES...WHICH IS 5.0 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 46.6 DEGREES. THIS MAKES OCTOBER 2014 THE 6TH WARMEST
ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS A TRACE...WHICH IS 0.75
INCHES OR 100 PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL
OF 0.75 INCHES. THIS MAKES OCTOBER 2014 THE 4TH DRIEST ON RECORD.
NO SNOW FELL...WHICH IS 0.6 INCHES OR 100 PERCENT BELOW THE
1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.6 INCHES. WHILE THIS HAS
OCURRED QUITE A FEW TIMES IN THE PAST...IT IS NOT COMMON.

NO DAILY RECORDS WERE SET IN OCTOBER 2014.

$$

RCM



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