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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
626 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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...THE WINNEMUCCA AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1877 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              74   02/28/1986
                        02/19/1981
 LOW              -28   02/04/1985
HIGHEST            68   02/06        64       4       68  02/15
LOWEST              8   02/24         5       3        3  02/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     55.4              47.5     7.9     51.6
AVG. MINIMUM     25.7              22.8     2.9     26.8
MEAN             40.6              35.2     5.4     39.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               1.3    -1.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     23              24.2    -1.2       20
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.6    -0.6        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.75   1945
 MINIMUM            T   1889
TOTALS           0.77              0.66    0.11     1.12
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.02    0.01     0.04
DAYS >= .01         6               7.8    -1.8        9
DAYS >= .10         4               2.7     1.3        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.28   02/26 TO 02/27              0.69
                        02/27 TO 02/27
                        02/27 TO 02/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           21.7   1922
TOTALS            0.6               3.4    -2.8      0.3
SINCE 7/1         2.9              16.0   -13.1     21.5
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       2               3.5    -1.5        5
DAYS >= 1.0         0               1.2    -1.2        0
DAYS >= 5.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             3
 24 HR TOTAL      0.6   MM                           0.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     677               836    -159      715
 SINCE 7/1       3782              4589    -807     4659
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/160    DATE  02/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/170    DATE  02/07

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     58

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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...10TH WARMEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD IN WINNEMUCCA...
...62ND WETTEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD IN WINNEMUCCA...
...25TH LEAST SNOWY FEBRUARY ON RECORD IN WINNEMUCCA...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN WINNEMUCCA DURING FEBRUARY 2015 WAS
40.6 DEGREES...WHICH IS 5.4 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 35.2 DEGREES. THIS MAKES FEBRUARY 2015
THE 10TH WARMEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.78
INCHES...WHICH IS 0.12 INCHES OR 18 PERCENT ABOVE THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.66 INCHES. THIS MAKES FEBRUARY 2015
THE 62ND WETTEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL SNOWFALL WAS 0.6 INCHES...
WHICH IS 2.8 INCHES OR 82 PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010
CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 3.4 INCHES. THIS MAKES FEBRUARY 2015 THE
25TH LEAST SNOWY ON RECORD.

A RECORD HIGH OF 63 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 5TH.
A RECORD HIGH OF 68 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 6TH.


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RCM


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