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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
201 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR AUGUST 2014 AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE WAS 62.2
DEGREES.  THIS IS 1.9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.  THE WARMEST TEMPERATURE
FOR THE MONTH WAS 87 DEGREES WHICH WAS RECORDED ON BOTH THE 1ST AND
2ND.  THE LOWEST READING FOR AUGUST WAS 38 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON
THE 23RD.

FOR AUGUST 2014 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE RECORDED A TOTAL OF 1.69 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION.  THIS IS 1.24 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 4.5 MPH.  THE HIGHEST WIND
GUST FOR THE MONTH WAS 42 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
12TH.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1968 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   08/09/1981
                        08/08/1981
 LOW               24   08/24/1973
HIGHEST            87   08/02        96      -9
                        08/01
LOWEST             38   08/23        24      14
AVG. MAXIMUM     79.2              80.3    -1.1
AVG. MINIMUM     45.2              40.2     5.0
MEAN             62.2              60.3     1.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.0    -1.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               2.5    -2.5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           1.69              0.45    1.24
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.01    0.04
DAYS >= .01         5                MM      MM
DAYS >= .10         3                MM      MM
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.71   08/25 TO 08/25
                        08/24 TO 08/25
                        08/25 TO 08/25
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00                MM      MM
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      89               158     -69
 SINCE 7/1        103               296    -193
COOLING TOTAL       9                11      -2
 SINCE 1/1         96                30      66

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        09/16
LATEST                          05/18
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/190    DATE  08/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/180    DATE  08/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            0
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              0
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     50

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
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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