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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
940 AM PDT TUE MAY 1 2018

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...THE SOUTH LAKE TAHOE CA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2018...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR APRIL 2018 AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE WAS 42.3
DEGREES WHICH WAS 1.8 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR
APRIL WAS 71 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 25TH AND 26TH. THE LOWEST
TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 19 DEGREES WHICH WAS RECORDED ON THE 12TH AND
17TH.

FOR APRIL 2018, 1.97 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED AT SOUTH LAKE TAHOE.
THIS WAS 0.93 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 6.4 MPH. THE PEAK WIND GUST FOR THE
MONTH WAS 50 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURED ON THE 10TH.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1968 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              76   04/30/1981
 LOW                    04/07/1975
                        04/06/1975
HIGHEST            71   04/26        76      -5
                        04/25
LOWEST             19   04/17                20
                        04/12
AVG. MAXIMUM     55.6              54.2     1.4
AVG. MINIMUM     28.9              26.6     2.3
MEAN             42.2              40.4     1.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3
DAYS MIN <= 32     23              25.7    -2.7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           1.97              1.04    0.93
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.03    0.04
DAYS >= .01         6                MM      MM
DAYS >= .10         4                MM      MM
DAYS >= .50         2                MM      MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.95   04/07 TO 04/07
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00                MM      MM
 LIQUID 7/1      0.45
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     675               738     -63
 SINCE 7/1       6366              6890    -524
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        09/16
LATEST                          05/18
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/190    DATE  04/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/180    DATE  04/10

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     58

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW                6     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      4

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

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