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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
443 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             107   08/04/1978
 LOW               20   08/26/1992
HIGHEST            95   08/03        98      -3       97  08/18
                                                          08/17
                                                          08/15
LOWEST             40   08/24        35       5       44  08/02
                        08/23
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.9              88.5    -3.6     91.3
AVG. MINIMUM     51.7              47.9     3.8     51.8
MEAN             68.3              68.2     0.1     71.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      7              13.9    -6.9       23
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.61   1970
 MINIMUM         0.00   1919
                        1914
                        1911
TOTALS           1.27              0.37    0.90     0.35
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.01    0.03     0.01
DAYS >= .01        10               3.4     6.6        4
DAYS >= .10         5               1.0     4.0        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.30   08/06 TO 08/07              0.17

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   1999
                        1993
                        1990
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 5.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      20                32     -12        0
 SINCE 7/1         20                51     -31        0
COOLING TOTAL     128               131      -3      210
 SINCE 1/1        504               362     142      710
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/270    DATE  08/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/270    DATE  08/08

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     48

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       4     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

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

&&

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...41ST WARMEST AUGUST ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...11TH WETTEST AUGUST ON RECORD IN ELKO...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING AUGUST 2014 WAS 68.3
DEGREES...WHICH IS 0.1 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 68.2 DEGREES. THIS MAKES AUGUST 2014 THE 41ST WARMEST
ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 1.27 INCHES...WHICH IS
0.90 INCHES OR 243 PERCENT ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 0.37 INCHES. THIS MAKES AUGUST 2014 THE 11TH WETTEST ON
RECORD.

NO DAILY RECORDS WERE SET IN ELKO DURING AUGUST 2014.

$$

RCM


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