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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
617 AM MST FRI JAN 1 2016

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...THE MONTROSE CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              MM   MM
 LOW               MM   MM
HIGHEST            98   06/30        MM      MM       98  07/22
                        06/21
LOWEST            -10   12/27        MM      MM       -2  12/31
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.2              63.7     1.5     65.1
AVG. MINIMUM     38.0              35.8     2.2     37.8
MEAN             51.6              49.8     1.8     51.4
DAYS MAX >= 90     35              33.1     1.9       34
DAYS MAX <= 32     19              18.4     0.6       16
DAYS MIN <= 32    142             156.5   -14.5      149
DAYS MIN <= 0       4               3.5     0.5        1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS          10.25             11.32   -1.07     9.11
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.03    0.00     0.03
DAYS >= .01        92                MM      MM       68
DAYS >= .10        40                MM      MM       24
DAYS >= .50         3                MM      MM        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.94   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM


SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS             MM                MM      MM       MM
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM                MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1          MM                MM      MM       MM
 LIQUID 7/1        MM                MM      MM       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     MM                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= TRACE      MM                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0        MM                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        MM                                 MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM


DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5514              6202    -688     5625
 SINCE 7/1       2357              2608    -251     2257
COOLING TOTAL     735               644      91      782
 SINCE 1/1        735               643      92      782

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.9
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/154
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/320    DATE  03/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/220    DATE  06/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          244
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             83
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         38

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     53

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             57     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      19
LIGHT RAIN              118     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                5     SNOW                      13
LIGHT SNOW               36     SLEET                      0
FOG                      72     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     11
HAZE                     31

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

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