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CLSEKO


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
726 PM PST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2016 TO 2/28/2017...

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
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              70   02/28/1986
                        02/28/1905
 LOW              -43   01/21/1937
HIGHEST            60   02/16        59       1       59
LOWEST            -17   01/06       -12      -5      -17
AVG. MAXIMUM     37.1              38.2    -1.1     36.3
AVG. MINIMUM     17.6              15.6     2.0     15.5
MEAN             27.3              26.9     0.4     25.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32     29              22.2     6.8       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32     81              84.8    -3.8       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       9               8.1     0.9       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.55   1890
 MINIMUM         0.25   1931
TOTALS           6.88              3.16    3.72     4.36
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.04    0.04     0.05
DAYS >= .01        41              26.6    14.4       MM
DAYS >= .10        21              10.3    10.7       MM
DAYS >= .50         1               0.9     0.1       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.0     1.0       MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           68.8   1932
TOTALS           45.9              26.8    19.1     43.7
DAYS >= 1.0        15               9.1     5.9       MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3391              3430     -39     3544
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    45/270    DATE  01/11
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    56/270    DATE  01/11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               21     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       5
LIGHT SNOW               49     SLEET                      0
FOG                      50     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                     14

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

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...4TH WETTEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER (DECEMBER-FEBRUARY) ON RECORD IN
   ELKO WITH A TOTAL PRECIP OF 6.88 INCHES...
...TIED 12TH SNOWIEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER (DECEMBER-FEBRUARY) ON
   RECORD IN ELKO WITH A TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 45.9 INCHES...

...DECEMBER WAS THE 8TH WETTEST ON RECORD WITH 2.83 INCHES...
...JANUARY WAS THE 10TH WETTEST ON RECORD WITH 2.48 INCHES...
...JANUARY WAS THE 4TH SNOWIEST ON RECORD WITH 30.6 INCHES...
$$

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