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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CXUS55 KEAX 010736
CF6MCI
PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6)

                                          STATION:   Kansas City International MO
                                          MONTH:     DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:      2017
                                          LATITUDE:   39 19 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  94 43 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  59  26  43   7  22   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.4 18 170   M    M   1        22 190
 2  62  35  49  13  16   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.5  9 170   M    M   2        11 290
 3  68  38  53  18  12   0 0.00  0.0    0 12.9 30 190   M    M   5        40 190
 4  72  32  52  17  13   0 0.00  0.0    0 24.7 37 200   M    M   6 8      50 290
 5  47  24  36   2  29   0 0.00  0.0    0 11.9 25 280   M    M   3 8      33 280
 6  46  23  35   1  30   0    T    T    0 12.3 26 340   M    M   4        36 320
 7  29  15  22 -12  43   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.5 18 310   M    M   2 8      24 310
 8  41  12  27  -6  38   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.7 18 300   M    M   3        23 310
 9  39  23  31  -2  34   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.6 18 320   M    M   1 1      24 350
10  56  23  40   8  25   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.7 17 310   M    M   2        22 280
11  56  31  44  12  21   0 0.00  0.0    0 16.2 32 320   M    M   5 8      43 320
12  40  18  29  -3  36   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.4 17 350   M    M   1 8      24 340
13  59  34  47  15  18   0 0.00  0.0    0 14.4 37 330   M    M   1 8      51 340
14  41  32  37   6  28   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.8 16  30   M    M  10 8      20  30
15  46  29  38   7  27   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.8 22 210   M    M   4 18     27 210
16  59  35  47  16  18   0 0.00  0.0    0 13.1 21 210   M    M   2 8      26 210
17  49  42  46  15  19   0 0.08  0.0    0  8.9 16 220   M    M   9 1      21 220
18  53  33  43  13  22   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.4 21 220   M    M   4 12     25 240
19  48  38  43  13  22   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.4 14  30   M    M   6 18     17  30
20  44  29  37   7  28   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.5 17 100   M    M   7        21 110
21  52  33  43  13  22   0    T  0.0    0 10.7 17 340   M    M  10 1      21 350
22  33  25  29  -1  36   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.2 16 360   M    M  10 18     21 350
23  29  17  23  -7  42   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.9 17  30   M    M   6        20  30
24  25  16  21  -9  44   0 0.05  1.1    1  9.8 20 280   M    M   6 1      25 280
25  25  14  20  -9  45   0 0.00  0.0    1  8.8 18  30   M    M   9        22  30
26  14   2   8 -21  57   0 0.06  1.1    T 11.1 20  30   M    M   9 1      23  30
27  12  -5   4 -25  61   0 0.00  0.0    1  7.6 18 120   M    M   5        23 130
28  25  12  19 -10  46   0 0.00  0.0    T  6.5 14 140   M    M  10        16 150
29  30  17  24  -5  41   0    T    T    T  7.3 22 360   M    M   7 18     27  10
30  19   5  12 -17  53   0 0.00  0.0    T 12.5 22  10   M    M   8 1      26 360
31   9  -6   2 -27  63   0 0.00  0.0    0 11.9 17 360   M    M   4        22 340
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SM 1287  702      1011   0  0.19     2.2 324.4          M      162
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AV 41.5 22.7                              10.5 FASTST   M    M   5    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 37 200               # 51  340
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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:  Kansas City International MO
                                          MONTH:    DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:     2017
                                          LATITUDE:   39 19 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  94 43 W

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 32.1   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   0.19    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   0.6   DPTR FM NORMAL:   -1.34    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    72 ON  4    GRTST 24HR  0.08 ON 17-17      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     -6 ON 31                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        TOTAL MONTH:   2.2 INCHES  5 = HAIL
                        GRTST 24HR   1.1 ON 26-26  6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE
                        GRTST DEPTH:   1 ON 27,25  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:  10    0.01 INCH OR MORE:   3
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   0
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  23    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   0
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   2    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   0

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.  1011    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  10
DPTR FM NORMAL   -29    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  14
TOTAL FM JUL 1  1891    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  7
DPTR FM NORMAL  -151

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     0
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1  1325    HIGHEST SLP  0.00 ON M
DPTR FM NORMAL   -35    LOWEST  SLP  0.00 ON M

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