Preliminary Local Climatological Data

Unofficial Preliminary Data

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PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6)

                                          STATION:   KALAMAZOO MI
                                          MONTH:     JANUARY
                                          YEAR:      2015
                                          LATITUDE:   42 13 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  85 33 W                   

  TEMPERATURE IN F:       :PCPN:    SNOW:  WIND      :SUNSHINE: SKY     :PK WND 
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1   2   3   4   5  6A  6B    7    8   9   10  11  12  13   14  15   16   17  18
                                     12Z  AVG MX 2MIN
DY MAX MIN AVG DEP HDD CDD  WTR  SNW DPTH SPD SPD DIR MIN PSBL S-S WX    SPD DR
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 1  30  16  23  -2  42   0    T    M    M 14.8 24 240   M    M   9        30 240
 2  36  25  31   6  34   0 0.00    M    M  5.3 14 250   M    M   6        17 250
 3  34  27  31   6  34   0 0.67    M    M  3.8 10 140   M    M   8 16     16 120
 4  34  15  25   0  40   0 0.06    M    M 11.1 26 310   M    M  10 1      33 310
 5  15   5  10 -15  55   0 0.01    M    M 12.9 23 300   M    M  10 8      32 260
 6  17   6  12 -13  53   0    T    M    M 10.5 22 250   M    M  10 18     28 280
 7  17   5  11 -14  54   0 0.01    M    M 15.3 29 350   M    M   8 189    37 350
 8  15  -7   4 -20  61   0    T    M    M 16.6 28 210   M    M   6 18     33 210
 9  18   6  12 -12  53   0 0.01    M    M 13.9 30 300   M    M  10 18     40 310
10  17   2  10 -14  55   0    T    M    M 13.8 22 210   M    M   8 18     31 230
11  31  17  24   0  41   0 0.05    M    M 10.8 18 190   M    M  10 18     23 190
12  28  11  20  -4  45   0 0.02    M    M 10.4 21 350   M    M   8 18     25 360
13  16  -5   6 -18  59   0 0.00    M    M  3.6 12 100   M    M   0 8      16 100
14  18 -11   4 -20  61   0    T    M    M  4.7 13 190   M    M   6 128    14 180
15  30   6  18  -6  47   0 0.00    M    M  9.8 17 270   M    M   5 18     24 240
16  32  21  27   3  38   0    T    M    M  7.2 16 330   M    M   8 18     21 330
17  45  20  33   9  32   0    T    M    M 13.2 24 210   M    M   2 18     31 200
18  38  33  36  12  29   0 0.03    M    M  9.7 18 280   M    M   9 1      25 270
19  38  25  32   8  33   0 0.00    M    M  4.1  9 360   M    M   8 1      12 340
20  33  30  32   8  33   0 0.04    M    M  4.3  9 100   M    M  10 18     12 100
21  31  27  29   5  36   0 0.03    M    M  4.3  9 120   M    M  10 168    11 120
22  31  26  29   5  36   0 0.00    M    M  4.4 12 320   M    M  10 18     14 300
23  31  26  29   5  36   0 0.00    M    M 10.7 16 210   M    M  10        21 210
24  38  27  33   9  32   0    T    M    M  7.1 15 270   M    M  10 18     20 270
25  36  18  27   3  38   0    T    M    M  9.0 16  50   M    M   9 18     23  70
26  25   7  16  -8  49   0 0.00    M    M  2.4 10  50   M    M   4 1      14  60
27  28  13  21  -3  44   0 0.00    M    M  4.6 12 340   M    M   4        13  50
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SM  762  391      1170   0  0.93    M    238.3          M      208              
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AV 28.2 14.5                               8.8 FASTST   M    M   8    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->  # 30 300               # 40  310   
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NOTES:
# LAST OF SEVERAL OCCURRENCES

COLUMN 17 PEAK WIND IN M.P.H.

PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6) , PAGE 2

                                          STATION:  KALAMAZOO MI
                                          MONTH:    JANUARY
                                          YEAR:     2015
                                          LATITUDE:   42 13 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  85 33 W                   

[TEMPERATURE DATA]      [PRECIPITATION DATA]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16    

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 21.4   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   0.93    1 = FOG OR MIST              
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -2.9   DPTR FM NORMAL:   -0.64    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    45 ON 17    GRTST 24HR  0.68 ON  3- 4      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:    -11 ON 14                               3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:    M          5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR    M  ON   M    6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE 
                        GRTST DEPTH:  M  ON   M    7 = DUSTSTORM OR SANDSTORM:  
                                                       VSBY 1/2 MILE OR LESS    
                                                   8 = SMOKE OR HAZE            
[NO. OF DAYS WITH]      [WEATHER - DAYS WITH]      9 = BLOWING SNOW             
                                                   X = TORNADO                  
MAX 32 OR BELOW:  18    0.01 INCH OR MORE:  10                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  26    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   3    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   0                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.  1170    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   2                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL    71    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  10                                  
TOTAL FM JUL 1  3685    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10) 15                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   135                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     0                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
TOTAL FM JAN 1     0    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    LOWEST  SLP 29.59 ON M                                  

[REMARKS]

Explaination of F6 Data


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