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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1249 AM PST SUN FEB 1 2015

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...THE SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2015...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR JANUARY 2015 AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE WAS
38.0 DEGREES.  THIS IS 8.5 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.  THIS MAKES JANUARY
2015 THE WARMEST JANUARY ON RECORD AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE.

THE WARMEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 66 DEGREES WHICH WAS
RECORDED ON THE 25TH.  THE LOWEST READING FOR JANUARY WAS 3 DEGREES
WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 1ST.

FOR JANUARY 2015 SOUTH LAKE TAHOE RECORDED A TOTAL OF 0.10 INCH OF
PRECIPITATION.  THIS IS 2.57 INCHES BELOW NORMAL.  A TOTAL OF A
TRACE OF SNOWFALL WAS REPORTED FOR JANUARY.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 2.9 MPH.  THE HIGHEST WIND
GUST FOR THE MONTH WAS 32 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
16TH.


CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1968 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              66   01/25/2015
 LOW              -28   01/01/1993
HIGHEST            66R  01/25        60       6
LOWEST              3   01/01       -28      31
AVG. MAXIMUM     51.9              43.0     8.9
AVG. MINIMUM     24.2              16.1     8.1
MEAN             38.0              29.5     8.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               2.7    -2.7
DAYS MIN <= 32     30              29.8     0.2
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               2.0    -2.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.10              2.67   -2.57
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.09   -0.09
DAYS >= .01         1                MM      MM
DAYS >= .10         1                MM      MM
DAYS >= .50         0                MM      MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.10   01/27 TO 01/27
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM                MM      MM
 LIQUID 7/1      0.71
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   01/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     827              1099    -272
 SINCE 7/1       3170              4282   -1112
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        09/16
LATEST                          05/18
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              2.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/210    DATE  01/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    32/180    DATE  01/16

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     57

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                3     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       1     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

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