Preliminary Local Climatological Data

Unofficial Preliminary Data

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

                                          STATION:   GRAND RAPIDS MI
                                          MONTH:     OCTOBER
                                          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  65  52  59   3   6   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.1 15 160 195   28   9 18     19 160
 2  71  52  62   6   3   0 0.41  0.0    0  8.1 16 190  52    7   9 13     21 180
 3  66  47  57   1   8   0 2.16  0.0    0 13.0 29 270  48    7   9 1      35 260
 4  47  41  44 -11  21   0 0.40  0.0    0 10.7 25 240 121   17   9 14     33 240
 5  55  44  50  -5  15   0 0.01  0.0    0 11.5 24 210 181   26   9        31 220
 6  62  44  53  -1  12   0 0.18  0.0    0  9.8 22 190 241   35   8 13     28 190
 7  65  45  55   1  10   0 0.05  0.0    0 11.5 22 280 451   66   5 13     29 200
 8  60  43  52  -2  13   0 0.00  0.0    0 13.3 30 270 652   95   4        40 260
 9  58  38  48  -5  17   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.9 18 270 679  100   2        23 280
10  59  34  47  -6  18   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.2 10 350 427   63   5        14 320
11  60  33  47  -6  18   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.9 10 310 665   99   2        13 340
12  63  33  48  -4  17   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.1 17 110 606   90   3        22 140
13  71  51  61   9   4   0 0.22  0.0    0  7.8 22 160   1    0  10 1      28 160
14  71  56  64  12   1   0 0.81  0.0    0  9.9 23 170   0    0   9 1      30 150
15  64  54  59   8   6   0 0.01  0.0    0  4.4 12 130  87   13   9 1      17 110
16  62  52  57   6   8   0 0.03  0.0    0  6.5 15 260  25    4  10 12     19 240
17  61  48  55   4  10   0    T  0.0    0 13.2 25 270  81   12   8 1      33 280
18  50  36  43  -7  22   0 0.03  0.0    0 11.0 20 350  47    7   7 18     27 330
19  53  30  42  -8  23   0    T  0.0    0  7.7 17 250 309   47   6        20 250
20  64  47  56   6   9   0 0.01  0.0    0 10.2 20 320 204   31   8        25 330
21  52  35  44  -5  21   0    T  0.0    0  7.8 16 350 126   19   7 1      20 360
22  50  30  40  -9  25   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.8 13  60 573   89   2 1      17  50
23  59  29  44  -5  21   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.2 12 250 493   77   6 128    13 260
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SM 1388  974       308   0  4.32     0.0 188.6         6264    156              
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AV 60.3 42.3                               8.2 FASTST  272  41   7    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    30   M                 40    M   
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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:    OCTOBER
                                          YEAR:     2014
                                          LATITUDE:   42 52 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  85 31 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 51.3   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.32    1 = FOG OR MIST              
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -1.0   DPTR FM NORMAL:    1.91    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    71 ON 14,13 GRTST 24HR  2.72 ON  2- 3      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:     29 ON 23                               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:  12                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   6                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   3    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   2                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.   308    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   3                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL    12    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)   9                                  
TOTAL FM JUL 1   458    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10) 11                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL    10                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     0                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL    -4    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
TOTAL FM JAN 1   611    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL   -85    LOWEST  SLP 29.35 ON  3                                 

[REMARKS]

Explaination of F6 Data


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