Weather Service Report


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CDUS45 KGJT 060747
CLIGJT


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO                           
143 AM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016


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...THE GRAND JUNCTION CO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         84    251 PM  90    2000  72     12       63       
  MINIMUM         49    507 AM  32    1991  44      5       52       
                                      1986                          
                                      1978                          
  AVERAGE         67                        58      9       58      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.54 1961   0.03  -0.03     0.02    
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.16  -0.16     0.02    
  SINCE MAR 1      2.69                      1.99   0.70     2.41    
  SINCE JAN 1      4.06                      3.11   0.95     3.27    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           1.2  1975   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE MAR 1      1.1                       3.5   -2.4      3.9     
  SINCE JUL 1     28.5                      19.0    9.5     12.5     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         8     -8        7       
  MONTH TO DATE   41                        41      0       11       
  SINCE MAR 1   1085                      1096    -11      966       
  SINCE JUL 1   5563                      5475     88     4951       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        2                         1      1        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    2                         2      0        2       
  SINCE MAR 1      2                         5     -3        2       
  SINCE JAN 1      2                         5     -3        2       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (130)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.6                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    50           300 AM                                     
 LOWEST     13           400 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    32                                                       

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THE GRAND JUNCTION CO CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        87      1947                    
                                             1916                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        30      1999                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   609 AM MDT   SUNSET   813 PM MDT   
MAY  7 2016...........SUNRISE   608 AM MDT   SUNSET   813 PM MDT   

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




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