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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1221 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 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              96   09/02/1959
 LOW               24   09/30/1982
HIGHEST            93   09/02        91       2       90  09/06
LOWEST             40   09/29        37       3       35  09/28
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.8              80.8     2.0     79.3
AVG. MINIMUM     53.1              48.1     5.0     51.7
MEAN             67.9              64.5     3.4     65.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      4               2.1     1.9        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.05   1978
 MINIMUM         0.00   2001
                        1996
                        1987
TOTALS           0.69              0.38    0.31     1.38
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.05
DAYS >= .01         4               2.7     1.3        2
DAYS >= .10         2               1.2     0.8        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.46   09/20 TO 09/21              1.31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      43                85     -42       97
 SINCE 7/1         43                91     -48       97
COOLING TOTAL     141                68      73      121
 SINCE 1/1       1004               781     223     1042
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/200    DATE  09/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/200    DATE  09/26

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     35

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                6     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                      3

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

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...3RD WARMEST SEPTEMBER ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...
...15TH WETTEST SEPTEMBER ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE AT TONOPAH AIRPORT DURING SEPTEMBER 2014
WAS 67.9 DEGREES...WHICH IS 3.2 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 64.7 DEGREES. THIS MAKES SEPTEMBER 2014
THE 3RD WARMEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.69
INCHES...WHICH IS 0.31 INCHES OR 83 PERCENT ABOVE THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.38 INCHES. THIS MAKES SEPTEMBER 2014
THE 15TH WETTEST ON RECORD.

A DAILY RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 90 DEGREES WAS SET ON SEPTEMBER 15TH.
A DAILY RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 91 DEGREES WAS SET ON SEPTEMBER 16TH.
A DAILY RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 89 DEGREES WAS SET ON SEPTEMBER 17TH.
A DAILY RECORD PRECIPITATION OF 0.45 INCHES WAS SET ON SEPTEMBER 20TH.

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RCM


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