Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE, WA
142 PM PDT SUN JUL 6 2014

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JUNE 2014 BROUGHT TYPICAL JUNE WEATHER WITH A MIX OF WARM AND DRY
SPELLS WITH COOLER AND STORMY PERIODS TO NORTHEAST WASHINGTON AND
THE NORTH IDAHO PANHANDLE.

ON THE 2ND THUNDERSTORMS TRACKED ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND
SPOKANE AREA. A GUST FRONT BROUGHT 52 MPH GUST TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN SPOKANE.  ON THE 3RD STORMS BECAME
STRONGER WITH ONE REPORT OF A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM IN SPRINGDALE
PRODUCING GOLF BALL SIZE HAIL. ON THE 12TH AND 13TH A DEEP CLOSED
LOW TRACKED ACROSS SOUTHERN WASHINGTON...BUT MOST OF THE SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SURROUNDED SPOKANE.  MOST OF THE STORMS
OCCURRED OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS.  FROM THE 16TH THROUGH THE
18TH A LARGE CLOSED LOW TRACKED FROM SOUTH CENTRAL IDAHO INTO
WESTERN MONTANA WITH A LARGE BAND OF WRAP AROUND RAIN ACROSS NORTH
IDAHO, AND SPOKANE/COEUR D`ALENE AREA.  BETWEEN 1-1.50 INCHES OF
RAIN FELL IN THESE AREAS OVER A 36 HOUR PERIOD.  TEMPERATURES COOLED
DRAMATICALLY WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.  SNOW FELL IN THE
MOUNTAINS ABOVE 6000 FEET.  THE WEATHER THEN WARMED BACK
UP...REACHING THE 80S ON THE 23RD.  ON THE 26TH A CLUSTER OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS TRACKED ACROSS DAVENPORT AND SPOKANE PRODUCING
BRIEF HEAVY RAIN AT TIMES.  DAVENPORT PICKED UP OVER A HALF INCH OF
RAIN IN ONE HOUR.  THIS COOLER AND UNSETTLED PATTERN LASTED INTO THE
28TH BEFORE A WARMING AND DRYING TREND THE LAST 2 DAYS OF THE MONTH.

NO RECORDS WERE SET DURING THE MONTH AT THE SPOKANE AIRPORT.

...THE SPOKANE WA AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 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             101   06/23/1992
 LOW               33   06/01/1984
HIGHEST            85   06/23        MM      MM       91  06/30
LOWEST             44   06/17        MM      MM       44  06/13
                                                          06/12
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.8              73.8    -1.0     72.7
AVG. MINIMUM     50.5              50.4     0.1     50.7
MEAN             61.7              62.1    -0.4     61.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.0    -1.0        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.12   1888
 MINIMUM         0.01   1919
TOTALS           1.84              1.25    0.59     1.86
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.04    0.02     0.06
DAYS >= .01         8               7.9     0.1       11
DAYS >= .10         5               3.9     1.1        5
DAYS >= .50         1               0.5     0.5        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        1
GREATEST 24 HR. TOTAL    1.01   06/17 TO 06/18           06/20 TO 06/20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   2008
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1        37.6              44.9    -7.3     43.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   06/30 TO 06/30           06/30 TO 06/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     106               136     -30      140
 SINCE 7/1       6693              6593     100     6240
COOLING TOTAL      14                49     -35       48
 SINCE 1/1         20                63     -43       78
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/010    DATE  06/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/210    DATE  06/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             19
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          7

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     51

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     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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