Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
433 AM MDT SAT NOV 1 2014

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...THE GRAND JUNCTION CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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              88   10/01/2010
                        10/01/2003
                        10/01/1963
 LOW               16   10/29/1917
HIGHEST            77   10/25        74       3       76  10/01
LOWEST             29   10/29        32      -3       29  10/19
                                                          10/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.3              66.2     2.1     61.3
AVG. MINIMUM     40.5              39.9     0.6     36.9
MEAN             54.4              53.0     1.4     49.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               3.9    -0.9        8
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.45   1972
 MINIMUM         0.00   1952
TOTALS           0.58              1.06   -0.48     1.36
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.03   -0.01     0.04
DAYS >= .01         3               6.5    -3.5        8
DAYS >= .10         1               3.4    -2.4        3
DAYS >= .50         1               0.4     0.6        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.50   10/01 TO 10/01              0.48

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            6.1   1975
TOTALS            0.0               0.4    -0.4      0.1
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.4    -0.4      0.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   10/31                          0  10/31
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   10/31 TO 10/31               0.1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     320               374     -54      488
 SINCE 7/1        366               448     -82      570
COOLING TOTAL       0                 3      -3        0
 SINCE 1/1       1046              1125     -79     1269
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/330    DATE  10/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/340    DATE  10/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           26
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              4
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     52

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              2     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

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