Preliminary Local Climatological Data

Unofficial Preliminary Data

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

                                          STATION:   GRAND RAPIDS MI
                                          MONTH:     JULY
                                          YEAR:      2014
                                          LATITUDE:   42 52 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  85 31 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  81  66  74   2   0   9 0.16  0.0    0 13.9 29 250 488   53   5 13     37 250
 2  71  60  66  -6   0   1    T  0.0    0 11.9 22 260 261   28   8        31 250
 3  74  53  64  -8   1   0 0.41  0.0    0  8.5 18 300 747   82   6 1      24 300
 4  78  55  67  -5   0   2 0.00  0.0    0  5.3 13 270 914  100   1        22 350
 5  79  53  66  -6   0   1 0.00  0.0    0  7.7 16 240 665   73   5 18     21 200
 6  82  63  73   1   0   8 1.53  0.0    0 11.1 29 250 364   40   7 13     45 250
 7  83  68  76   4   0  11 0.15  0.0    0 11.7 26 230 572   63   6 138    35 230
 8  76  66  71  -2   0   6 0.65  0.0    0 11.2 21 250 486   53   8 13     31 280
 9  75  61  68  -5   0   3 0.00  0.0    0  8.2 16 270 687   76   6        25 300
10  77  55  66  -7   0   1 0.00  0.0    0  2.7  9  70 793   87   2        12  30
11  81  55  68  -5   0   3 0.00  0.0    0  4.7 13 170 790   87   5        21 190
12  81  62  72  -1   0   7 0.55  0.0    0  8.9 20 160 223   25   7 13     25 190
13  80  67  74   1   0   9 0.79  0.0    0 10.3 33 240 742   82   6 13     42 250
14  77  61  69  -4   0   4    T  0.0    0  5.5 20 300 501   55   6 18     24 310
15  68  56  62 -11   3   0 0.08  0.0    0 10.7 22 310 413   46   7 1      27 300
16  71  54  63 -10   2   0    T  0.0    0  8.7 16 330 384   43   7        20 300
17  76  51  64  -9   1   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.4 16 250 858   96   3        27 250
18  78  52  65  -8   0   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.5 13 140 755   84   4        20 190
19  82  57  70  -3   0   5 0.00  0.0    0  4.2 10  90 777   87   3        15  20
20  83  61  72  -1   0   7 0.00  0.0    0  2.6 10 270 687   77   6 18     20 120
21  86  62  74   1   0   9 0.00  0.0    0  5.0 14 230 826   93   2 18     21 110
22  89  66  78   5   0  13 0.02  0.0    0 10.6 24 260 703   79   4 13     33 270
23  77  60  69  -4   0   4 0.00  0.0    0 10.0 18  10 887   71   6        21  30
24  76  55  66  -6   0   1 0.00  0.0    0  5.0 15 260 800   90   4        18 280
25  77  53  65  -7   0   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.7 16 250 463   52   5        19 230
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SM 1958 1472         7 104  4.34     0.0 195.0        15786    129              
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AV 78.3 58.9                               7.8 FASTST  631  69   5    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->  # 33 240               # 45  250   
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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:  GRAND RAPIDS MI
                                          MONTH:    JULY
                                          YEAR:     2014
                                          LATITUDE:   42 52 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  85 31 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 68.6   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.34    1 = FOG OR MIST              
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -4.0   DPTR FM NORMAL:    1.29    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    89 ON 22    GRTST 24HR  1.53 ON  6- 6      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:     51 ON 17                               3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:   0.0 INCH    5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR     0.0         6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE 
                        GRTST DEPTH:   0           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:   0    0.01 INCH OR MORE:   9                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   7                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   0    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   4                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     7    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   4                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL     7    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  21                                  
TOTAL FM JUL 1     7    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  0                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL     7                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.   104                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL   -93    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
TOTAL FM JAN 1   336    HIGHEST SLP  0.00 ON M                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -53    LOWEST  SLP  0.00 ON 10                                 

[REMARKS]

Explaination of F6 Data


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