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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
420 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

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...THE GRAND JUNCTION CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   08/02/2000
                        08/06/1995
                        08/06/1969
 LOW               43   08/23/1968
HIGHEST            94   08/18        92       2       97  08/19
                        08/17
LOWEST             51   08/24        56      -5       54  08/11
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.6              89.7    -5.1     88.2
AVG. MINIMUM     58.8              61.3    -2.5     61.0
MEAN             71.7              75.5    -3.8     74.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     10              16.7    -6.7       14
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.65   1921
 MINIMUM         0.02   1903
TOTALS           3.16              0.95    2.21     1.18
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.03    0.07     0.04
DAYS >= .01        12               6.7     5.3        7
DAYS >= .10         7               2.9     4.1        3
DAYS >= .50         1               0.3     0.7        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.1     0.9        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.22   08/03 TO 08/04              0.63

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              T   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/31 TO 08/31               0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       5                 2       3        0
 SINCE 7/1          5                 3       2        0
COOLING TOTAL     219               327    -108      304
 SINCE 1/1        926              1019     -93     1126
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/270    DATE  08/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/270    DATE  08/04

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           20
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              9
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     52

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             14     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     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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