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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
116 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...PRELIMINARY MONTHLY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE NATRONA COUNTY
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT NEAR CASPER FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2014...

..OFFICIAL CLIMATE DATA FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2014 WILL BE
AVAILABLE APPROXIMATELY IN SEPTEMBER 2014 FROM THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC
DATA CENTER HTTP://WWW.NCDC.NOAA.GOV/OL/CLIMATEDATA.HTML).
UNOFFICIAL ASOS DAILY SUMMARIES ARE AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/RIW/CLIMATE/...

...CASPER WAS SLIGHTLY COOLER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL FOR JULY...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR CASPER IN JULY WAS 70.3 DEGREES...WHICH
WAS 0.2 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. THE WARMEST READING FOR THE MONTH WAS
100 DEGREES ON THE 23RD...WHICH ALSO TIED THE DAILY RECORD HIGH FOR
THAT DATE...AND THE COOLEST READING WAS 38 DEGREES ON THE 2ND.

TOTAL PRECIPITATION FOR THE MONTH WAS 1.17 INCHES...WHICH WAS 83
PERCENT OF NORMAL. THE WETTEST 24 HOUR PERIOD OF THE MONTH...WAS ON
THE 15TH AND 16TH...WHEN 1.01 OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION FELL. THE
HIGHEST WIND GUST WAS 46 MPH...WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 15TH.


...THE CASPER WY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1939 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   07/29/2006
                        07/16/2005
                        07/12/1954
 LOW               30   07/04/1972
HIGHEST           100   07/23
LOWEST             38   07/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.6              88.1     0.5
AVG. MINIMUM     51.9              53.0    -1.1
MEAN             70.3              70.5    -0.2
DAYS MAX >= 90     14
DAYS MAX <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.54   2007
 MINIMUM         0.09   1991
TOTALS           1.17              1.41   -0.24
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.05   -0.01
DAYS >= .01         6
DAYS >= .10         2
DAYS >= .50         1
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.01   07/15 TO 07/16

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T               0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1           T               0.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      16                16       0
 SINCE 7/1         16                16       0
COOLING TOTAL     188               188       0
 SINCE 1/1        211               245     -34
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.4
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/313
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/050    DATE  07/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/040    DATE  07/15

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           28
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              3
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     49

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     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.

LOOKING AHEAD TO AUGUST 2014...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE ON THE
FIRST OF THE MONTH IS 89 DEGREES...AND THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE
IS 54 DEGREES. THE AVERAGE HIGH BY THE END OF THE MONTH IS 82
DEGREES...AND THE AVERAGE LOW IS 48 DEGREES. THE AVERAGE MONTHLY
PRECIPITATION IS 0.85 INCHES.

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