Wind Speed and Gust Summary - Updated 2:00 p.m. Wednesday

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
151 PM CST WED DEC 9 2009

...HIGHEST WINDS SORTED BY SUSTAINED SPEED IN THE PAST 12 HOURS...

STATION                   COUNTY              TIME    SPEED     GUST

CHARLES CITY AWOS         FLOYD             715 AM   39 MPH   45 MPH
ST CHARLES 4W RWIS        OLMSTED           601 AM   36 MPH   47 MPH
ELMA CWOP                 HOWARD            115 PM   36 MPH   37 MPH
LA CROSSE ASOS            LA CROSSE         936 AM   35 MPH   39 MPH
DODGE CENTER AWOS         DODGE             615 AM   33 MPH   41 MPH
OELWEIN AWOS              FAYETTE          1215 PM   33 MPH   40 MPH
ROCHESTER ASOS            OLMSTED           921 AM   32 MPH   41 MPH
CANTON RWIS               FILLMORE          904 AM   32 MPH   40 MPH
AUSTIN AWOS               MOWER             115 PM   31 MPH   40 MPH
NEW HAMPTON RWIS          CHICKASAW        1235 PM   30 MPH   40 MPH
4N ROCHESTER CWOP         OLMSTED          1137 AM   30 MPH    0 MPH
STARMONT ES ARLINGTON IA  FAYETTE          1249 PM   30 MPH      MPH
JOHN ADAMS - KIMT         OLMSTED          1045 AM   30 MPH      MPH
WEST CONCORD - KIMT       DODGE             800 AM   30 MPH      MPH
CENTURY HIGH SCHOOL AWS   OLMSTED           730 AM   30 MPH      MPH
PRESTON AWOS              FILLMORE         1204 PM   30 MPH   33 MPH
DECORAH 2SE RWIS          WINNESHIEK        116 PM   29 MPH   36 MPH
ST ANSGAR KIMT-TV         MITCHELL         1019 AM   29 MPH      MPH
MEDFORD AWOS              TAYLOR           1035 AM   28 MPH   35 MPH
PRESTON KIMT              FILLMORE         1235 PM   28 MPH      MPH
OSAGE - KIMT              MITCHELL          735 AM   28 MPH      MPH
PRAIRIE DU CHIEN AWOS     CRAWFORD         1055 AM   26 MPH   38 MPH
AUSTIN KIMT               MOWER            1010 AM   26 MPH      MPH
WILLOW CREEK - KIMT       OLMSTED           753 AM   25 MPH      MPH
WINONA AWOS               WINONA           1214 PM   25 MPH   31 MPH
MONONA HS AWS             CLAYTON          1049 AM   24 MPH      MPH
SOUTH WINNESHIEK SCHOOL   WINNESHIEK        129 PM   24 MPH      MPH
DECORAH AWOS              WINNESHIEK       1115 AM   24 MPH   37 MPH
LEROY KIMT-TV             MOWER             350 AM   24 MPH      MPH
MOUNT STERLING 1S RWIS    CRAWFORD         1110 AM   24 MPH   39 MPH
PLAINFIELD AWS            CHICKASAW         619 AM   23 MPH      MPH
LA CROSSE 1S GUND LUTH    LA CROSSE         917 AM   23 MPH   26 MPH
VOLK FIELD                JUNEAU           1122 AM   23 MPH   30 MPH
NECEDAH RAWS              JUNEAU           1148 AM   23 MPH   35 MPH
3E BURR OAK CWOP          WINNESHIEK       1150 AM   23 MPH    0 MPH
CAZENOVIA AWS             RICHLAND          624 AM   23 MPH      MPH
2SE RICHLAND CENTER CWOP  RICHLAND          905 AM   23 MPH   31 MPH
3W NEILLSVILLE CWOP       CLARK             954 AM   23 MPH    0 MPH
DIAMOND LAKE RAWS         TAYLOR            914 AM   23 MPH   37 MPH
BOSCOBEL ASOS             GRANT            1021 AM   22 MPH   33 MPH
RICEVILLE - KIMT          HOWARD           1005 AM   22 MPH      MPH
NEW HAMPTON AWS           CHICKASAW         944 AM   22 MPH      MPH
RIVERDALE SCHOOL AWS      GRANT            1134 AM   22 MPH      MPH
RICHLAND CENTER AWS       RICHLAND         1055 AM   22 MPH      MPH
SPARTA AWOS               MONROE           1015 AM   21 MPH   26 MPH
STANLEY 1 SE RWIS         CHIPPEWA          828 AM   21 MPH   31 MPH
WEST UNION AWS            FAYETTE           804 AM   21 MPH      MPH
NWS LA CROSSE             LA CROSSE         134 PM   21 MPH   28 MPH
BLACK RIVER FALLS RWIS    JACKSON          1009 AM   20 MPH   35 MPH
ARCADIA HILL RWIS         TREMPEALEAU      1111 AM   18 MPH   29 MPH
KELLOGG RWIS              WABASHA           809 AM   18 MPH   36 MPH
PLAINVIEW AWS             WABASHA           634 AM   18 MPH      MPH
WISC DELLS AWOS           SAUK             1134 AM   18 MPH   24 MPH
TOMAH 4N RWIS             MONROE           1007 AM   18 MPH   28 MPH
PDC RWIS - MISS RIVER     CRAWFORD         1208 PM   17 MPH   30 MPH
ALMA AWS                  BUFFALO           959 AM   17 MPH      MPH
ALBERT LEA - KIMT         FREEBORN         1100 AM   17 MPH      MPH
FRIENDSHIP AWS            ADAMS            1244 PM   17 MPH      MPH
DOWNTOWN ONALASKA APRS    LA CROSSE         711 AM   17 MPH   24 MPH
NORA SPRINGS KIMT-TV      FLOYD             228 AM   17 MPH      MPH
ROCHESTER KELLOGG - KIMT  OLMSTED           105 PM   16 MPH      MPH
BUFFALO LUTHERAN AWS      BUFFALO           804 AM   16 MPH      MPH
I-90 AT I-94 RWIS         JUNEAU            106 PM   16 MPH   28 MPH
CENTRAL COMMUNITY SCHOOL  CLAYTON          1219 PM   16 MPH      MPH
ROCHESTER LINCOLN AWS     OLMSTED           849 AM   16 MPH      MPH
CRESTWOOD AWS             HOWARD            839 AM   16 MPH      MPH
ROLLINGSTONE CWOP         WINONA            621 AM   15 MPH    0 MPH
FRENCH ISLAND RWIS        LA CROSSE         607 AM   15 MPH   25 MPH
DICKEYVILLE RWIS          GRANT            1203 PM   15 MPH   28 MPH
BOSCOBEL RAWS             GRANT            1003 AM   15 MPH   30 MPH
5W TOMAH RWIS             MONROE            409 AM   15 MPH   25 MPH
FENNIMORE ELEMENTARY AWS  GRANT             830 AM   15 MPH      MPH

KEY TO OBSERVATION TYPES
AWS - SENSORS FROM AWS INCORPORATED. OFTEN LOCATED AT SCHOOLS.
APRS - AUTOMATIC PACKET REPORTING SYSTEM. HAM RADIO WEATHER STATION DATA.
CWOP - CITIZEN WEATHER OBSERVER PROGRAM. HOME WEATHER STATION DATA.
RWIS - ROAD WEATHER INFORMATION SYSTEMS. LOCATED ON MAJOR ROADS AND BRIDGES.
RAWS - FIRE WEATHER OBSERVATIONS. OFTEN LOCATED IN FORESTS.
ASOS/AWOS - AVIATION WEATHER OBSERVATIONS. LOCATED AT AIRPORTS.

OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING EQUIPMENT
AND EXPOSURE.  NOT ALL DATA LISTED IS CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.

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