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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
126 PM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

...PRELIMINARY MONTHLY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR ROCK SPRINGS FOR THE
MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

...OFFICIAL CLIMATE DATA FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014 WILL BE
AVAILABLE APPROXIMATELY IN OCTOBER 2014 FROM THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC
DATA CENTER (HTTP://WWW.NCDC.NOAA.GOV/OL/CLIMATEDATA.HTML).
UNOFFICIAL ASOS DAILY SUMMARIES ARE AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT
HTTP://WWW.CRH.NOAA.GOV/RIW/CLIMATE/...

...ROCK SPRINGS WAS SLIGHTLY COOLER AND SLIGHTLY DRIER THAN NORMAL
IN AUGUST...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR ROCK SPRINGS IN AUGUST WAS 64.6
DEGREES... WHICH WAS 2.3 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL. THE WARMEST READING
FOR THE MONTH WAS 88 DEGREES ON THE 11TH. THE COLDEST READING WAS 43
DEGREES ON THE 24TH. NO TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE SET DURING THE MONTH.

TOTAL PRECIPITATION FOR THE MONTH WAS ONLY 0.52 OF AN INCH...WHICH
WAS 84 PERCENT OF NORMAL. THE WETTEST 24 HOUR PERIOD OF THE MONTH
WAS THE 6TH AND THE 7TH...WHEN 0.15 OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION
FELL. THERE WERE NO PRECIPITATION RECORDS FOR THE MONTH. THE HIGHEST
WIND GUST WAS 58 MPH...WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 30TH.

...THE ROCK SPRINGS WY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              96   08/14/2003
 LOW               33   08/31/1962
HIGHEST            88   08/11
LOWEST             43   08/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     77.3              81.5    -4.2
AVG. MINIMUM     51.8              52.2    -0.4
MEAN             64.6              66.9    -2.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.12   1963
 MINIMUM         0.01   2012
TOTALS           0.52              0.62   -0.10
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.02    0.00
DAYS >= .01        10
DAYS >= .10         2
DAYS >= .50         0
DAYS >= 1.00        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.15   08/06 TO 08/07

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      77                40      37
 SINCE 7/1         91                64      27
COOLING TOTAL      70                97     -27
 SINCE 1/1        299               277      22
.................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/245
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/240    DATE  08/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    58/250    DATE  08/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          1

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     49

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             14     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     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.

LOOKING AHEAD TO SEPTEMBER 2014...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE ON
THE FIRST OF THE MONTH IS 77 DEGREES...AND THE AVERAGE LOW
TEMPERATURE IS 47. THE AVERAGE HIGH BY THE END OF THE MONTH IS 67
DEGREES...AND THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE IS 38. THE AVERAGE MONTHLY
PRECIPITATION IS 0.79 INCHES.

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