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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1100 AM PDT SUN APR 3 2016

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...THE ELY AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              76   03/21/2004
                        03/20/2004
 LOW              -13   03/03/1952
HIGHEST            67   03/20        65       2       74  03/30
                                                          03/27
LOWEST             10   03/07         3       7        2  03/04
AVG. MAXIMUM     53.0              50.2     2.8     60.3
AVG. MINIMUM     24.9              22.4     2.5     24.4
MEAN             38.9              36.3     2.6     42.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               0.7     0.3        1
DAYS MIN <= 32     26              28.5    -2.5       25
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.3    -0.3        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.30   1894
 MINIMUM         0.03   1997
TOTALS           1.56              0.93    0.63     0.36
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.03    0.02     0.01
DAYS >= .01         5               7.6    -2.6        3
DAYS >= .10         2               3.5    -1.5        1
DAYS >= .50         1               0.2     0.8        0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.0     1.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.10   03/28 TO 03/28              0.24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           42.0   1894
TOTALS           16.2               8.3     7.9      5.0
SINCE 7/1        95.5              43.2    52.3     16.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       6               5.9     0.1        4
DAYS >= 1.0         2               2.9    -0.9        3
DAYS >= 5.0         1                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        12   03/29                          8
 24 HR TOTAL     13.0R  03/28 TO 03/28               2.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     801               890     -89      695
 SINCE 7/1       6175              6227     -52     4939
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/150    DATE  03/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/280    DATE  03/14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     55

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

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

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...16TH WARMEST MARCH ON RECORD IN ELY...
...20TH WETTEST MARCH ON RECORD IN ELY...
...TIED FOR 20TH SNOWIEST MARCH ON RECORD IN ELY...


THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELY DURING MARCH 2016 WAS 38.9
DEGREES...WHICH IS 2.6 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 36.3 DEGREES. THIS MAKES MARCH 2016 THE 16TH WARMEST ON
RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 1.56 INCHES...WHICH IS 0.63
INCHES OR 168 PERCENT OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF
0.93 INCHES. THIS MAKES MARCH 2016 THE 20TH WETTEST ON RECORD. THE
TOTAL SNOWFALL WAS 16.2 INCHES...WHICH IS 7.9 INCHES OR 195 PERCENT
OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 8.3 INCHES. THIS MAKES
MARCH 2016 TIED FOR THE 20TH SNOWIEST ON RECORD.

A RECORD RAINFALL OF 1.10 INCHES WAS SET ON MARCH 28TH.
A RECORD SNOWFALL OF 13.0 INCHES WAS SET ON MARCH 28TH.

$$

BA



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