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

                                          STATION:   SIOUX CITY IA
                                          MONTH:     MARCH
                                          YEAR:      2015
                                          LATITUDE:   42 24 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  96 23 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  39  12  26  -4  39   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.2 18 320   M    M   3        23 310
 2  37  10  24  -6  41   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.8 21 130   M    M   6        24 140
 3  34  16  25  -6  40   0    T    T    0 16.0 36 330   M    M   7 18     43 340
 4  25  -2  12 -19  53   0    T    T    0 13.0 32 330   M    M   1        41 310
 5  33  -6  14 -18  51   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.2 15 200   M    M   1        25 190
 6  62  14  38   6  27   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.9 25 280   M    M   2 8      32 280
 7  55  30  43  10  22   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.1 22 330   M    M   2        26 330
 8  58  29  44  11  21   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.5 15  70   M    M   2        19  20
 9  63  25  44  11  21   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.9 23 190   M    M   0        29 180
10  73  30  52  18  13   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.5 14  20   M    M   0        18  10
11  68  26  47  13  18   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.4 16 170   M    M   0 12     20 190
12  78  34  56  21   9   0 0.00  0.0    0 13.8 26 210   M    M   0        35 190
13  73  32  53  18  12   0 0.00  0.0    0 11.6 26 360   M    M   0        30 330
14  70  28  49  13  16   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.4 15 340   M    M   0 1      17 330
15  80  44  62  26   3   0 0.00  0.0    0 12.6 24 240   M    M   0        30 200
16  90  38  64  28   1   0 0.00  0.0    0 18.4 36  10   M    M   0        44  10
17  47  30  39   2  26   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.5 25 360   M    M   2        32 360
18  56  36  46   9  19   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.5 20 130   M    M   7        25 130
19  58  28  43   5  22   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.8 20 340   M    M   6        24 200
20  79  21  50  12  15   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.7 24 240   M    M   0 1      29 240
21  59  31  45   6  20   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.5 16 110   M    M   2        20 110
22  73  34  54  15  11   0    T  0.0    0 16.1 32  20   M    M   0        45  20
23  52  33  43   3  22   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.1 21 110   M    M   5        25 110
24  37  33  35  -5  30   0 0.87  0.0    0 10.1 22 120   M    M   9 1      27 120
25  46  26  36  -4  29   0 0.00  0.0    0 14.0 31 330   M    M   5 1      37 350
26  45  21  33  -8  32   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.1 16  30   M    M   4 8      21  30
27  41  17  29 -12  36   0 0.01    T    0  6.8 13 240   M    M   4        19 250
28  56  30  43   1  22   0 0.00  0.0    0 13.8 23 160   M    M   3        31 160
29  64  33  49   7  16   0    T  0.0    0 15.4 38 310   M    M   2        53 320
30  80  29  55  12  10   0 0.00  0.0    0 12.4 32 250   M    M   0        38 240
31  79  30  55  12  10   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.9 17 230   M    M   0        21 230
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SM 1810  792       707   0  0.88    T    325.0          M       73
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AV 58.4 25.5                              10.5 FASTST   M    M   2    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 38 310               # 53  320
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NOTES:
# LAST OF SEVERAL OCCURRENCES
-COLUMN 17 PEAK WIND IN M.P.H.
-PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS IN COLUMNS 7,8, AND 9 ARE THE OFFICIAL
PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS FOR SIOUX CITY, IA.
-SNOW DEPTH IN COLUMN 9 IS RECORDED AT 6 AM CST (12Z).

PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6) , PAGE 2

                                          STATION:  SIOUX CITY IA
                                          MONTH:    MARCH
                                          YEAR:     2015
                                          LATITUDE:   42 24 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  96 23 W

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 42.0   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   0.88    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   5.5   DPTR FM NORMAL:   -1.12    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    90 ON 16    GRTST 24HR  0.87 ON 24-24      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     -6 ON  5                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        TOTAL MONTH:    T          5 = HAIL
                        GRTST 24HR    T  ON 27-27  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:   1    0.01 INCH OR MORE:   2
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   1    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   1
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  23    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   1
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   2    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   0

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.   707    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  22
DPTR FM NORMAL  -177    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)   8
TOTAL FM JUL 1  5873    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  1
DPTR FM NORMAL  -305

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     0
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1     0    HIGHEST SLP 30.62 ON  5
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    LOWEST  SLP 29.67 ON  3

[REMARKS]

RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 78 DEGREES WAS ESTABLISHED ON
THE 12TH. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 72 DEGREES SET BACK IN 1990.

RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 90 DEGREES WAS ESTABLISHED ON
THE 16TH. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 83 DEGREES SET BACK IN 2012.

RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 79 DEGREES WAS ESTABLISHED ON
THE 20TH. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 74 DEGREES SET BACK IN 1934.

#FINAL-03-15#



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