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CLIMATE REPORT...UPDATE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
540 PM PST MON JAN 2 2017

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER
2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 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              68   12/01/1899
 LOW              -40   12/26/1924
HIGHEST            46   12/09        52      -6       59  12/10
LOWEST            -10   12/26        -4      -6      -15  12/31
AVG. MAXIMUM     34.5              37.2    -2.7     34.0
AVG. MINIMUM     14.1              14.7    -0.6     14.8
MEAN             24.3              26.0    -1.7     24.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     10               8.2     1.8       13
DAYS MIN <= 32     30              28.9     1.1       31
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               2.3     0.7        5

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.46   1891
 MINIMUM            T   2011
                        1976
                        1917
TOTALS           2.83              1.20    1.63     2.08
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.04    0.05     0.07
DAYS >= .01        10               9.2     0.8       15
DAYS >= .10         6               3.9     2.1        5
DAYS >= .50         1               0.3     0.7        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.0     1.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.05   12/10 TO 12/10              0.94

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           54.0   1891
TOTALS           12.2               9.9     2.3     22.9
SINCE 7/1        17.7              15.6     2.1     35.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                                  3
DAYS >= TRACE      15               7.2     7.8       17
DAYS >= 1.0         4               3.4     0.6        8
DAYS >= 5.0         1                                  1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         6   12/26                         10
                        12/25
 24 HR TOTAL      5.1   12/24 TO 12/24               6.9

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1254              1210      44     1250
 SINCE 7/1       2599              2948    -349     2731
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        560               383     177      624
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/280    DATE  12/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/280    DATE  12/16

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW               15     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      5

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

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...8TH WETTEST DECEMBER ON RECORD IN ELKO...

A RECORD DAILY RAINFALL OF 1.05 INCHES WAS SET ON DECEMBER 10TH.

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BA/DS


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