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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
137 AM PDT SUN JUL 5 2015

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
3/1/2015 TO 5/31/2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   05/28/2003
 LOW                4   03/02/1971
HIGHEST            89   05/31        88       1       93  05/27
                        05/30
LOWEST             20   03/04        18       2       22  03/19
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.5              65.2     2.3     67.5
AVG. MINIMUM     38.0              35.6     2.4     37.5
MEAN             52.8              50.4     2.4     52.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.2    -1.2        2
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     25              33.1    -8.1       28
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.12   1978
 MINIMUM         0.05   1959
TOTALS           1.65              1.52    0.13     0.26
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.02    0.00     0.00
DAYS >= .01        13              11.0     2.0        7
DAYS >= .10         6               4.7     1.3        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.38   05/14 TO 05/15              0.17

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1127              1369    -242     1163
 SINCE 7/1       4249              5411   -1162     4936
COOLING TOTAL      23                27      -4       34
 SINCE 1/1         23                27      -4       34
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    47/350    DATE  04/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    60/340    DATE  04/14

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     33

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

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

&&

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...TIED 7TH WARMEST METEOROLOGICAL SPRING ON RECORD IN TONOPAH.
...20TH WETTEST METEOROLOGICAL SPRING ON RECORD IN TONOPAH...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN TONOPAH DURING METEOROLOGICAL SPRING
(MARCH-MAY) 2015 WAS 52.8 DEGREES...WHICH IS 2.4
DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 50.4
DEGREES. THIS MAKES METEOROLOGICAL SPRING 2015 TIED FOR THE 7TH
WARMEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 1.65 INCHES....
WHICH IS 0.13 INCHES ABOVE OR 107 PERCENT OF THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 1.52 INCHES. THIS MAKES SPRING 2015
THE 20TH WETTEST ON RECORD.

MARCH 2015 WAS THE WARMEST MARCH ON RECORD WITH AN
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 50.2 DEGREES.

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DS/JRM/DTK


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