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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1002 PM PDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE ELKO AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              78   03/21/2004
                        03/18/1910
 LOW              -15   03/02/1890
HIGHEST            69   03/16        67       2       70  03/30
LOWEST             17   03/19        12       5       15  03/23
AVG. MAXIMUM     54.6              51.6     3.0     55.5
AVG. MINIMUM     25.9              26.2    -0.3     27.0
MEAN             40.3              38.9     1.4     41.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.5    -0.5        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     27              24.8     2.2       28
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.75   1904
                        1902
 MINIMUM         0.04   1988
TOTALS           1.29              1.00    0.29     0.47
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.03    0.01     0.02
DAYS >= .01        10               8.8     1.2        6
DAYS >= .10         4               3.5     0.5        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.35   03/30 TO 03/30              0.18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           35.5   1902
TOTALS            5.3               5.1     0.2      2.6
SINCE 7/1        17.6              37.6   -20.0     40.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       8               4.7     3.3        5
DAYS >= 1.0         3               2.1     0.9        1
DAYS >= 5.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   03/30                          2
 24 HR TOTAL      3.1   MM                           2.2

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     758               809     -51      728
 SINCE 7/1       5489              5977    -488     5789
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/240    DATE  03/17
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/240    DATE  03/17

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     54

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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...23RD WARMEST MARCH ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...25TH WETTEST MARCH ON RECORD IN ELKO...
...45TH SNOWIEST MARCH ON RECORD IN ELKO...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN ELKO DURING MARCH 2014 WAS 40.3
DEGREES...WHICH IS 1.4 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 38.9 DEGREES. THIS MAKES MARCH 2014 THE 23RD WARMEST ON
RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 1.29 INCHES...WHICH IS 0.29
INCHES OR 29 PERCENT ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF
1.00 INCH. THIS MAKES MARCH 2014 THE 25TH WETTEST ON RECORD. THE
TOTAL SNOWFALL WAS 5.3 INCHES...WHICH IS 0.2 INCHES OR 4 PERCENT
ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 5.1 INCHES. THIS
MAKES MARCH 2014 THE 45TH SNOWIEST ON RECORD.

NO DAILY RECORDS WERE SET IN MARCH 2014.

$$

RCM




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