Explanation of the Preliminary Monthly Climate Data (F6) Product

These data are preliminary and have not undergone final quality control by the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). Therefore, these data are subject to revision. Final and certified climate data can be accessed at the NCDC - http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov.

WFO Monthly/Daily Climate Data


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CXUS53 KMPX 201314
CF6MSP
PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6)

                                          STATION:   TWIN CITIES MN
                                          MONTH:     FEBRUARY
                                          YEAR:      2015
                                          LATITUDE:   44 52 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  93 13 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  21   5  13  -4  52   0 0.02  0.5    T 15.1 23  20   M    M   8 8      29  40
 2  16   0   8  -9  57   0 0.00  0.0    T  6.9 14 220   M    M   5        20 210
 3  16   6  11  -6  54   0 0.06  1.5    T  2.4 10 320   M    M   8 18     18 350
 4  15  -1   7 -11  58   0 0.01  0.4    2 11.3 24 300   M    M   4 18     33 300
 5  19  -7   6 -12  59   0 0.00  0.0    2  8.9 25 220   M    M   3 18     32 220
 6  30  13  22   4  43   0 0.00  0.0    1  6.6 12 130   M    M   8 8      16 110
 7  36  20  28  10  37   0 0.00  0.0    1  7.7 17 120   M    M   7 18     20 120
 8  32  23  28  10  37   0 0.00  0.0    T 10.4 16  10   M    M   8 8      24  20
 9  33  20  27   8  38   0 0.00  0.0    T  5.9 10  90   M    M   5        19  60
10  29  22  26   7  39   0 0.13  0.8    T 10.4 23 140   M    M   9 1468   31 120
11  30   2  16  -3  49   0 0.01  0.1    1 19.2 31 320   M    M   6 19     37 320
12  10  -3   4 -16  61   0 0.00  0.0    1  7.4 24 340   M    M   5        31 340
13  30   6  18  -2  47   0    T    T    1 11.8 23 310   M    M   8        31 300
14  12  -3   5 -15  60   0 0.00  0.0    1 15.4 31 320   M    M   2 8      42 350
15   9   0   5 -16  60   0    T    T    1  9.2 15 130   M    M  10 8      19 140
16  20   8  14  -7  51   0 0.01  0.4    1  9.4 20 300   M    M  10 8      26 310
17  10  -2   4 -18  61   0    T    T    1 14.5 25 320   M    M   7        32 310
18   2  -9  -3 -25  68   0 0.00  0.0    1 14.5 23 320   M    M   3 8      28 310
19   9 -11  -1 -23  66   0 0.00  0.0    1  5.7 13 150   M    M   2        16 330
20  25   5  15  -8  50   0 0.07  0.8    1  7.0 18 170   M    M  10 18     24 180
21  24   0  12 -11  53   0 0.01  0.1    1 12.7 22 320   M    M   7 8      27 320
22   0  -9  -4 -27  69   0 0.00  0.0    1 12.5 21 320   M    M   1        26 320
23  23 -11   6 -18  59   0 0.00  0.0    1 11.4 23 220   M    M   4 8      34 210
24  32  13  23  -1  42   0 0.01  0.1    1 17.3 36 310   M    M   5 8      46 310
25  16   5  11 -14  54   0 0.02  0.2    1  9.7 16 350   M    M   7 8      22  30
26  11  -3   4 -21  61   0 0.00  0.0    1 10.1 16 310   M    M   1        22 320
27  15  -6   5 -20  60   0 0.00  0.0    T  6.7 13 210   M    M   0        17 230
28  20  -3   9 -17  56   0 0.00  0.0    T  9.6 21 160   M    M   3        25 170
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SM  545   80      1501   0  0.35     4.9 289.7          M      156
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AV 19.5  2.9                              10.3 FASTST   M    M   6    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 36 310               # 46  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:  TWIN CITIES MN
                                          MONTH:    FEBRUARY
                                          YEAR:     2015
                                          LATITUDE:   44 52 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  93 13 W

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 11.2   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   0.35    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -9.7   DPTR FM NORMAL:   -0.42    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    36 ON  7    GRTST 24HR  0.14 ON 10-11      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:    -11 ON 23,19                            3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        TOTAL MONTH:   4.9 INCHES  5 = HAIL
                        GRTST 24HR   1.5 ON  3- 3  6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE
                        GRTST DEPTH:   2 ON  5, 4  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:  26    0.01 INCH OR MORE:  10
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   1
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  28    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   0
MIN  0 OR BELOW:  15    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   0

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.  1501    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   7
DPTR FM NORMAL   265    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  17
TOTAL FM JUL 1  5965    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  4
DPTR FM NORMAL   175

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     0
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1     0    HIGHEST SLP 30.86 ON 23
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    LOWEST  SLP 29.56 ON  7

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