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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
542 AM MDT SUN SEP 1 2013

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...THE GRAND JUNCTION CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   08/02/2000
                        08/06/1995
                        08/06/1969
 LOW               43   08/23/1968
HIGHEST            97   08/19        92       5      100  08/09
                                                          08/08
LOWEST             54   08/11        56      -2       58  08/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     88.2              89.7    -1.5     92.5
AVG. MINIMUM     61.0              61.3    -0.3     65.2
MEAN             74.6              75.5    -0.9     78.8
DAYS MAX >= 90     14              16.7    -2.7       24
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.65   1921
 MINIMUM         0.02   1903
TOTALS           1.18              0.95    0.23     0.16
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.03    0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         7               6.7     0.3        4
DAYS >= .10         3               2.9     0.1        1
DAYS >= .50         1               0.3     0.7        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.63   08/25 TO 08/26              0.13

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1997
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   08/31                          0  08/31
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 2      -2        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 3      -3        0
COOLING TOTAL     304               327     -23      434
 SINCE 1/1       1126              1019     107     1399
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/250    DATE  08/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    51/240    DATE  08/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           25
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              5
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     45

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               10     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                      0

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

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