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CXUS55 KREV 010916 RRA
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
150 AM PDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST
2016...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR AUGUST 2016 AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE WAS 61.2
DEGREES WHICH IS 0.9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE
FOR AUGUST WAS 88 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 19TH. THE LOWEST
TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 32 DEGREES WHICH WAS RECORDED ON BOTH
THE 8TH AND 9TH.

FOR AUGUST 2016 0.04 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED AT SOUTH
LAKE TAHOE.  THIS IS 0.41 INCHES BELOW NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 4.1 MPH. THE PEAK WIND GUST
FOR THE MONTH WAS 34 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 31ST.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1968 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   08/09/1981
                        08/08/1981
 LOW               24   08/24/1973
HIGHEST            88   08/19        96      -8
LOWEST             32   08/09        24       8
                        08/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.7              80.3     1.4
AVG. MINIMUM     40.6              40.2     0.4
MEAN             61.2              60.3     0.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.0    -1.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               2.5    -0.5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.04              0.45   -0.41
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.01   -0.01
DAYS >= .01         1                MM      MM
DAYS >= .10         0                MM      MM
DAYS >= .50         0                MM      MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.04   08/22 TO 08/22
                        08/21 TO 08/22
                        08/22 TO 08/22
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00                MM      MM
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     116               158     -42
 SINCE 7/1        253               296     -43
COOLING TOTAL       5                11      -6
 SINCE 1/1         21                30      -9

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST      08/08             09/16
LATEST                          05/18
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/180    DATE  08/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    34/180    DATE  08/31

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     44

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

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

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