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CLSEKO


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
526 PM PST SAT MAR 1 2014

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2013 TO 2/28/2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              70   02/28/1986
                        02/28/1905
 LOW              -43   01/21/1937
HIGHEST            63   02/26        59       4       56
                        02/15
                        02/25
LOWEST            -12   12/09       -12       0      -17
AVG. MAXIMUM     42.1              38.2     3.9     33.9
AVG. MINIMUM     17.4              15.6     1.8     12.6
MEAN             29.8              26.9     2.9     23.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     15              22.2    -7.2       34
DAYS MIN <= 32     83              84.8    -1.8       86
DAYS MIN <= 0       8               8.1    -0.1       22

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.55   1890
 MINIMUM         0.25   1931
TOTALS           2.99              3.16   -0.17     3.43
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.04   -0.01     0.04
DAYS >= .01        24              26.6    -2.6       28
DAYS >= .10         8              10.3    -2.3       14
DAYS >= .50         1               0.9     0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           68.8   1932
TOTALS            6.6              26.8   -20.2     36.5
DAYS >= 1.0         2               9.1    -7.1       14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3171              3430    -259     3743
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/260    DATE  01/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/270    DATE  01/11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     64

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW               18     SLEET                      0
FOG                      27     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                     11

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

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...26TH WARMEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER IN ELKO...
...52ND WETTEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER IN ELKO...
...7TH LEAST SNOWY METEOROLOGICAL WINTER IN ELKO...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING METEOROLOGICAL WINTER
2013-2014 WAS 29.8 DEGREES...WHICH IS 2.9 DEGREES ABOVE THE
1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 26.9 DEGREES. THIS MAKES
METEOROLOGICAL WINTER 2013-2014 THE 26TH WARMEST ON RECORD.
THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 2.99 INCHES...WHICH IS 0.17 INCHES
OR 5 PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 3.16
INCHES. THIS MAKES METEOROLOGICAL WINTER 2013-2014 THE 52ND
WETTEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL SNOWFALL WAS 6.6 INCHES...WHICH
IS 20.2 INCHES OR 75 PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 26.9 INCHES. THIS MAKES
METEOROLOGICAL WINTER 2013-2014 THE 7TH LEAST SNOWY ON RECORD.

NO MONTHLY RECORDS WERE SET IN ELKO DURING METEOROLOGICAL
WINTER 2013-2014.

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RCM



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