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CXUS55 KLKN 021305
CLSEKO


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
339 AM PST SAT MAR 2 2019

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE SEASON, FROM
12/1/2018 TO 2/28/2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2019

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            55   02/27        59      -4       59
LOWEST             -7   02/22       -12       5        3
AVG. MAXIMUM     37.0              38.2    -1.2     43.6
AVG. MINIMUM     17.8              15.6     2.2     17.9
MEAN             27.4              26.9     0.5     30.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     34              22.2    11.8       11
DAYS MIN <= 32     81              84.8    -3.8       87
DAYS MIN <= 0       3               8.1    -5.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.55   1890
 MINIMUM         0.25   1931
TOTALS           4.58              3.16    1.42     1.32
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.04    0.01     0.02
DAYS >= .01        33              26.6     6.4       20
DAYS >= .10        13              10.3     2.7        5
DAYS >= .50         1               0.9     0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           68.8   1932
TOTALS           40.3              26.8    13.5     13.2
DAYS >= 1.0        16               9.1     6.9        6

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3364              3430     -66     3054
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/170    DATE  01/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/160    DATE  01/05

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                      13
LIGHT SNOW               41     SLEET                      0
FOG                      43     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
HAZE                      9

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

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...17TH SNOWIEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...21ST WETTEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...51ST WARMEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD IN ELKO...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING 2018/2019 METEOROLOGICAL
WINTER (DEC-FEB) WAS 27.4 DEGREES...WHICH IS 0.5 DEGREES ABOVE
THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 26.9 DEGREES. THIS
MAKES WINTER 2018/2019 THE 51ST WARMEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL
PRECIPITATION WAS 4.58 INCHES...WHICH IS 1.42 INCHES ABOVE OR
145 PERCENT OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 3.16
INCHES. THIS MAKES WINTER 2018/2019 THE 21ST WETTEST ON
RECORD. THE TOTAL SNOWFALL WAS 40.3 INCHES...WHICH IS 13.5 INCHES
ABOVE OR 150 PERCENT OF THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF
5.7 INCHES. THIS MAKES WINTER 2018/2019 THE 17TH SNOWIEST ON
RECORD.

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DTK





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