Figure 4: Precipitation at Yuma (top) and Gunnison (middle—totals, and bottom—from snow), showing daily averages (left column) and daily extremes (right column). Note the scales change from the left column to the right. The heavy, smoother lines in the daily averages are a 31-day running-average smoothing, showing “monthly-”averaged data. Data from Easterling et al., 1999.

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