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

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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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              67   02/28/1986
                        02/25/1986
                        02/24/1986
 LOW              -30   02/06/1989
HIGHEST            66   02/18        59       7       62  02/25
                        02/14
                        02/13
LOWEST             11   02/17        -6      17       -9  02/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     54.9              42.5    12.4     46.5
AVG. MINIMUM     21.1              15.5     5.6     18.8
MEAN             38.0              29.0     9.0     32.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               4.1    -4.1        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     26              26.8    -0.8       25
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               3.2    -3.2        4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.75   1897
 MINIMUM         0.01   1972
TOTALS           0.21              0.75   -0.54     0.94
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.03   -0.02     0.03
DAYS >= .01         2               7.2    -5.2        8
DAYS >= .10         1               2.8    -1.8        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.17   02/27 TO 02/28              0.34

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           33.0   1897
TOTALS            3.6               7.9    -4.3      3.4
SINCE 7/1        11.0              34.9   -23.9     39.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  2
DAYS >= TRACE       2               5.8    -3.8        8
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.7    -1.7        1
DAYS >= 5.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         2   02/28                          7
 24 HR TOTAL      2.7   MM                           2.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     750              1008    -258      898
 SINCE 7/1       4244              5337   -1093     5019
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/140    DATE  02/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/150    DATE  02/06

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     48

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                2     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                       2     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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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...WARMEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD IN ELY...
...19TH DRIEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD IN ELY...
...24TH LEAST SNOWY FEBRUARY ON RECORD IN ELY...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELY DURING FEBRUARY 2015 WAS 38.0
DEGREES...WHICH IS 9.0 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 29.0 DEGREES. THIS MAKES FEBRUARY 2015 THE WARMEST ON
RECORD...BREAKING THE OLD RECORD OF 37.8 DEGREES FROM 1995. THE
TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.21 INCHES...WHICH IS 0.54 INCHES OR 72
PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.75 INCHES.
THIS MAKES FEBRUARY 2015 THE 19TH DRIEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL
SNOWFALL WAS 3.6 INCHES...WHICH IS 4.3 INCHES OR 54 PERCENT
BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 7.9 INCHES. THIS
MAKES FEBRUARY 2015 THE 24TH LEAST SNOWY ON RECORD.

A RECORD HIGH OF 64 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 5TH.
A RECORD HIGH OF 65 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 12TH.
A RECORD HIGH OF 66 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 13TH.
A RECORD HIGH OF 66 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 14TH.
A RECORD HIGH OF 66 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 18TH.
A RECORD HIGH OF 65 DEGREES WAS SET ON FEBRUARY 19TH.

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RCM


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