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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
826 AM MDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE GRAND JUNCTION CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              81   03/20/2004
                        03/26/1971
                        03/19/1907
 LOW                5   03/11/1948
                        03/05/1939
HIGHEST            80   03/18        60      20       71  03/11
LOWEST             16   03/07        27     -11       25  03/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     64.7              56.5     8.2     57.7
AVG. MINIMUM     36.4              31.4     5.0     32.1
MEAN             50.5              43.9     6.6     44.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      8              17.1    -9.1       21
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.36   1912
 MINIMUM         0.02   2004
                        1972
                        1971
TOTALS           0.39              0.92   -0.53     1.07
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.03   -0.02     0.03
DAYS >= .01         4               7.3    -3.3        8
DAYS >= .10         2               3.2    -1.2        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.19   03/31 TO 03/31              0.38

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           15.9   1918

TOTALS              T               2.6    -2.6      1.1
SINCE 7/1        13.9              18.1    -4.2     28.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.9    -0.9        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             1  03/23
 24 HR TOTAL        T   03/06 TO 03/06               1.1

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     440               653    -213      614
 SINCE 7/1       4087              5032    -945     5092
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    44/200    DATE  03/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    57/210    DATE  03/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           22
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              7
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     43

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      2

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

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