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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
306 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              88   04/30/1981
 LOW                9   04/02/1958
HIGHEST            77   04/21        79      -2       80  04/29
                        04/20
LOWEST             32   04/16        23       9       24  04/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     65.8              64.4     1.4     66.2
AVG. MINIMUM     38.2              34.6     3.6     34.5
MEAN             52.0              49.5     2.5     50.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1              10.7    -9.7       15
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.13   1988
 MINIMUM         0.00   2008
                        1997
                        1993
TOTALS           0.34              0.42   -0.08     0.13
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.00
DAYS >= .01         5               3.5     1.5        2
DAYS >= .10         1               1.4    -0.4        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.22   04/08 TO 04/09              0.12

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     382               466     -84      433
 SINCE 7/1       4906              5193    -287     4008
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    45/320    DATE  04/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/180    DATE  04/22

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     44

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

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...13TH WARMEST APRIL ON RECORD IN TONOPAH...
...TIED FOR 21ST WETTEST APRIL ON RECORD IN TONOPAH...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN TONOPAH DURING APRIL 2016 WAS 52.0
DEGREES...WHICH IS 2.5 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 49.5 DEGREES. THIS MAKES APRIL 2016 THE 13TH WARMEST ON
RECORD.

THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.34 INCHES...WHICH IS 0.08 INCHES
BELOW OR 81 PERCENT OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.42
INCH. THIS MAKES APRIL 2016 TIED FOR THE 21ST WETTEST ON RECORD.

A RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL OF 0.15 INCHES WAS SET ON APRIL 9.

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DTK


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