Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE, WA
337 AM PDT WED MAY 1 2019

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...THE WENATCHEE WA PANGBORN FIELD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1959 TO 2019

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              93   04/24/1977
 LOW               25   04/21/2008
HIGHEST            71   04/24        62       9       82  04/27
                        04/22
LOWEST             33   04/15        41      -8       30  04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.9              62.2    -0.3     60.4
AVG. MINIMUM     41.9              39.7     2.2     40.1
MEAN             51.9              51.6     0.3     50.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.5    -1.5        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.35   1967
 MINIMUM         0.00   2009
TOTALS           0.78              0.46    0.32     1.32
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.02    0.01     0.04
DAYS >= .01         5               4.8     0.2        9
DAYS >= .10         3               1.5     1.5        5
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.32   04/05 TO 04/05              0.45

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     388               404     -16      435
 SINCE 7/1       5863              5516     347     5550
COOLING TOTAL       0                36     -36        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                38     -38        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/300    DATE  04/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/300    DATE  04/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     52

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

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

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APRIL 2019 BROUGHT NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND SLIGHTLY ABOVE
NORMAL PRECIPITATION TO NORTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON.  MOST OF THIS
PRECIPITATION FELL BETWEEN THE 5TH AND 9TH.  WENATCHEE DURING THIS
FIVE DAY STRETCH PICKED UP 0.72 INCHES COMPARED TO ITS ENTIRE MONTH
NORMAL OF 0.46 INCHES.  THE MOUNTAINS RECEIVED A MIX OF RAIN AND
SNOW WITH HOLDEN VILLAGE (LOCATED IN THE MOUNTAINS THE UPPER END OF
LAKE CHELAN NEAR LUCERNE) PICKING UP 5 INCHES OF SNOW. ON THE 9TH A
TIGHT CROSS CASCADE PRESSURE GRADIENT LED TO WINDY CONDITIONS IN
WENATCHEE WITH A PEAK WIND OF 42 MPH.  THE 17TH THROUGH THE 26TH
BROUGHT A STRETCH OF MILD AND GENERALLY DRY WEATHER WITH HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S EACH DAY IN WENATCHEE.

THE 5TH AND 8TH BROKE DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS FOR BOTH DATES WITH
0.32 AND 0.21 INCHES RESPECTIVELY.



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