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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
157 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE RENO TAHOE AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL
2016...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR APRIL 2016 AT THE RENO TAHOE
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WAS 54.8 DEGREES WHICH IS 3.9 DEGREES ABOVE
NORMAL. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR APRIL WAS 80 DEGREES WHICH
OCCURRED ON BOTH THE 19TH AND 20TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE
MONTH WAS 33 DEGREES WHICH WAS RECORDED ON THE 26TH.

FOR APRIL 2016 A TOTAL OF 0.96 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED
AT THE RENO TAHOE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. THIS IS 0.49 INCHES ABOVE
NORMAL.

A TRACE OF SNOWFALL WAS REPORTED AT THE RENO TAHOE INTERNATIONAL
AIRPORT IN APRIL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 7.7 MPH. THE PEAK WIND GUST
FOR THE MONTH WAS 53 MPH FROM THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WHICH OCCURRED ON
THE 22ND.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              90   04/22/2012
 LOW               13   04/03/1956
                        04/07/1953
                        04/13/1945
HIGHEST            80   04/20        89      -9
                        04/19
LOWEST             33   04/26        13      20
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.9              63.9     4.0
AVG. MINIMUM     41.7              37.8     3.9
MEAN             54.8              50.9     3.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               5.7    -5.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.00   1880
 MINIMUM         0.00   1886
TOTALS           0.96              0.47    0.49
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.02    0.01
DAYS >= .01         6               4.2     1.8
DAYS >= .10         3               1.6     1.4
DAYS >= .50         1               0.1     0.9
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.67   04/09 TO 04/10
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           12.7   5
                        0
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS              T               0.5    -0.5
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM              0.10      MM
SINCE 7/1        30.9              21.5     9.4
 LIQUID 7/1      3.09
DAYS >= TRACE       1               1.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   04/25 TO 04/25
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     297               426    -129
 SINCE 7/1       4145              4662    -517
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/23/1973
 LATEST       06/27/1974
EARLIEST                        10/03
LATEST                          05/21
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    45/220    DATE  04/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/220    DATE  04/22

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     46

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       4     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.

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