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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
649 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

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...THE WINNEMUCCA AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1877 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   03/29/1879
 LOW               -3   03/02/1971
                        03/01/1971
                        03/12/1954
HIGHEST            78   03/30        71       7       73  03/16
                        03/27
LOWEST              9   03/04        12      -3       15  03/23
                                                          03/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     63.6              55.7     7.9     57.5
AVG. MINIMUM     27.3              26.6     0.7     26.7
MEAN             45.4              41.1     4.3     42.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     23              23.8    -0.8       22
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.04   1899
 MINIMUM         0.03   2004
TOTALS           0.17              0.83   -0.66     1.11
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.03   -0.02     0.04
DAYS >= .01         3               8.2    -5.2        8
DAYS >= .10         1               3.0    -2.0        5
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.11   03/23 TO 03/23              0.30

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           23.4   1952
TOTALS              T               3.2    -3.2      0.7
SINCE 7/1         2.9              19.2   -16.3     22.2
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       3               2.7     0.3        4
DAYS >= 1.0         0               1.1    -1.1        0
DAYS >= 5.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         T   03/03                         -1
 24 HR TOTAL        T   03/23 TO 03/23               0.7

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     597               739    -142      703
 SINCE 7/1       4379              5328    -949     5362
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/240    DATE  03/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/240    DATE  03/22

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     47

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

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

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...9TH WARMEST MARCH ON RECORD IN WINNEMUCCA...
...13TH DRIEST MARCH ON RECORD IN WINNEMUCCA...
...7TH LEAST SNOWY MARCH ON RECORD IN WINNEMUCCA...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN WINNEMUCCA DURING MARCH 2015 WAS 45.4
DEGREES...WHICH IS 4.3 DEGREES ABOVE THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL
NORMAL OF 41.1 DEGREES. THIS MAKES MARCH 2015 THE NINTH WARMEST
MARCH ON RECORD. THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION WAS 0.17 INCHES...WHICH IS
0.66 OR 80 PERCENT BELOW THE 1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF
0.83 INCHES. THIS MAKES MARCH THE 13TH DRIEST ON RECORD. THE TOTAL
SNOWFALL WAS A TRACE...WHICH IS 3.2 INCHES OR 100 PERCENT BELOW THE
1981-2010 CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMAL OF 3.2 INCHES. THIS MAKES MARCH 2015
THE 7TH LEAST SNOWY ON RECORD.

A RECORD HIGH OF 78 DEGREES WAS SET ON MARCH 27TH.

$$

DTK




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