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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1050 PM PST TUE DEC 2 2014

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...THE TONOPAH AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
9/1/2014 TO 11/30/2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1954 TO 2014

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   09/02/1959
 LOW                4   11/15/1985
HIGHEST            93   09/02        91       2       90  09/06
LOWEST             16   11/17        13       3       21  11/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     71.5              67.6     3.9     66.4
AVG. MINIMUM     41.0              37.3     3.7     38.8
MEAN             56.2              52.5     3.7     52.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      4               2.1     1.9        1
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     22              29.3    -7.3       32
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.34   1978
 MINIMUM            T   1955
TOTALS           0.82              1.16   -0.34     1.80
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.02
DAYS >= .01         5               7.4    -2.4        8
DAYS >= .10         3               3.5    -0.5        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.3    -0.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.46   MM                          1.31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     913              1211    -298     1227
 SINCE 7/1        913              1217    -304     1227
COOLING TOTAL     141                70      71      121
 SINCE 1/1       1004               783     221     1042
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/360    DATE  11/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/200    DATE  09/26

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     34

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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...WARMEST METEOROLOGICAL AUTUMN ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...
...23RD DRIEST METEOROLOGICAL AUTUMN ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE AT TONOPAH AIRPORT DURING METEOROLOGICAL
AUTUMN 2014 (SEPTEMBER, OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER) WAS 56.2 DEGREES...
WHICH IS 3.7 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF
52.5 DEGREES. THIS MAKES METEOROLOGICAL AUTUMN 2014 THE WARMEST
ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.82 INCHES...WHICH IS
0.34 INCHES OR 29 PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 1.16 INCHES. THIS MAKES METEOROLOGICAL AUTUMN 2014 THE
23RD DRIEST ON RECORD.

OCTOBER 2014 WAS ALSO THE DRIEST ON RECORD AT TONOPAH AIRPORT.

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RCM


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