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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1226 PM PST THU JAN 2 2014

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...THE WINNEMUCCA AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1877 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             109   07/11/2002
 LOW              -37   12/22/1990
HIGHEST           107   07/01       104       3      103
LOWEST            -26   12/09        -9     -17      -13
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.0              65.7    -0.7     68.4
AVG. MINIMUM     30.0              32.7    -2.7     32.7
MEAN             47.5              49.2    -1.7     50.6
DAYS MAX >= 90     69              58.0    11.0       80
DAYS MAX <= 32     39              10.9    28.1        7
DAYS MIN <= 32    205             178.7    26.3      179
DAYS MIN <= 0      31               4.8    26.2        9

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        16.10   1998
 MINIMUM         3.13   1954
TOTALS           5.72              8.28   -2.56     5.82
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01        54              70.8   -16.8       59
DAYS >= .10        19              26.8    -7.8       22
DAYS >= .50         1               2.1    -1.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.1     0.9        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.04   MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           56.2   1937
 24 HR TOTAL     10.9   01/12/1890 TO 01/12/1890
 SNOW DEPTH        17   01/31/1937
TOTALS           23.6              20.9     2.7     31.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE      31              21.0    10.0       42
DAYS >= 1.0         7               7.5    -0.5        7
DAYS >= 5.0         1                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         8   12/08                          7
 24 HR TOTAL      6.6   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    7062              6306     756     5856
COOLING TOTAL     762               542     220      681
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    52/270    DATE  07/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    66/270    DATE  07/04

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     50

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                5     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               62     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       4
LIGHT SNOW               23     SLEET                      1
FOG                      59     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     12
HAZE                     50

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

&&

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...A COOL AND DRY YEAR IN WINNEMUCCA...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN WINNEMUCCA DURING 2013 WAS 47.5
DEGREES...WHICH IS 1.7 DEGREES BELOW THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 49.2 DEGREES. THIS MAKES 2013 THE
19TH COLDEST YEAR ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 5.72
INCHES...WHICH IS 2.56 INCHES OR 31 PERCENT BELOW THE
1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 8.28 INCHES. THIS MAKES
2013 THE 17TH DRIEST YEAR ON RECORD. THE TOTAL SNOWFALL WAS
23.9 INCHES...WHICH IS 2.7 INCHES OR 14 PERCENT ABOVE THE
1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 20.9 INCHES. DESPITE
THIS...2013 STILL RANKED AS THE 58TH LEAST SNOWY ON RECORD.

THE ALL-TIME HOTTEST TEMPERATURE DURING THE MONTH OF JUNE WAS
RECORDED ON JUNE 30TH 2013 WHEN THE TEMPERATURE SOARED TO 106
DEGREES.

$$

RCM



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