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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
659 AM MST MON JAN 1 2018

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...THE RIFLE CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              MM   MM
 LOW               MM   MM
HIGHEST           100   07/05        MM      MM      101  06/21
                        06/20
LOWEST             -9   01/06        MM      MM       -8  01/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     67.2              63.2     4.0     64.8
AVG. MINIMUM     36.4              33.4     3.0     34.6
MEAN             51.8              48.3     3.5     49.7
DAYS MAX >= 90     68              42.0    26.0       55
DAYS MAX <= 32      7              23.3   -16.3       29
DAYS MIN <= 32    159             171.0   -12.0      158
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               6.6    -4.6       10

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           5.60             14.30   -8.70    10.58
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.04   -0.03     0.03
DAYS >= .01        65                MM      MM       94
DAYS >= .10        20                MM      MM       36
DAYS >= .50         1                MM      MM        3
DAYS >= 1.00        0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.57   MM                       12/31 TO 12/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS             MM                MM      MM       MM
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM                MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1          MM                MM      MM       MM
 LIQUID 7/1        MM                MM      MM       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     MM                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= TRACE      MM                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0        MM                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        MM                                 MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5593              6624   -1031     6168
 SINCE 7/1       2420              2764    -344     2295
COOLING TOTAL     872               541     331      675
 SINCE 1/1        872               541     331      675

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   2/252
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    59/270    DATE  06/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    72/260    DATE  05/24

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          256
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             81
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         28

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     51

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             53     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                      17
LIGHT RAIN              112     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                      10
LIGHT SNOW               33     SLEET                      0
FOG                      44     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                     24

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

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