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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
642 AM PDT THU MAY 2 2019

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...THE ELY AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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              83   04/23/2012
 LOW               -5   04/02/1982
                        04/22/1963
HIGHEST            72   04/19        74      -2       79  04/27
LOWEST             23   04/13        12      11       11  04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.6              57.8     0.8     62.7
AVG. MINIMUM     31.3              27.1     4.2     28.2
MEAN             45.0              42.5     2.5     45.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     19              22.6    -3.6       24
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.1    -0.1        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.52   1900
 MINIMUM            T   1989
                        1908
TOTALS           2.79              0.95    1.84     0.33
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.03    0.06     0.01
DAYS >= .01        11               7.9     3.1        3
DAYS >= .10         5               3.2     1.8        1
DAYS >= .50         2               0.2     1.8        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.81   04/21 TO 04/21              0.20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           45.0   1900
TOTALS            2.3               5.2    -2.9      0.6
SINCE 7/1        66.6              48.4    18.2     44.2
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       8               4.1     3.9        4
DAYS >= 1.0         1               1.7    -0.7        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   04/16                          0
                        04/12
 24 HR TOTAL      1.0   04/12 TO 04/12               0.4

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     595               676     -81      580
 SINCE 7/1       6754              6903    -149     6311
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/270    DATE  04/09
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/210    DATE  04/30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     62

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                6     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

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

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...APRIL IN ELY WAS 19TH WARMEST AND 3RD WETTEST WITH ABOVE NORMAL
PRECIPITATION AND BELOW NORMAL SNOWFALL...
...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL OF 0.66 INCHES WAS SET AT ELY
AIRPORT ON APRIL 16TH. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 0.23 SET IN
1978...
...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL OF 0.81 INCHES WAS SET AT ELY
AIRPORT ON APRIL 21ST. THIS BROKE THE OLD RECORD OF 0.80 SET IN
1978...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELY DURING APRIL 2019 WAS 45.0 DEGREES...
WHICH IS 2.5 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF
42.5 DEGREES.  THIS MAKES APRIL 2019 THE 19TH WARMEST ON RECORD. THE
TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 2.79 INCHES... WHICH IS 1.84 INCHES ABOVE
THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 0.95 INCHES. THIS MAKES APRIL
2019 THE 3RD WETTEST ON RECORD, AT 294 PERCENT OF NORMAL
PRECIPITATION. TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 2.3 INCHES...WHICH IS -2.9 INCHES
BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 5.2 INCHES. THIS MAKES
APRIL ELY`S 33RD LEAST SNOWY APRIL AT 56 PERCENT OF NORMAL SNOWFALL.


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DTK



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