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

                                          STATION:   ATHENS
                                          MONTH:     MARCH
                                          YEAR:      2017
                                          LATITUDE:   33 57 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  83 19 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  79  56  68  17   0   3 0.32  0.0    0  6.8 32 300   M    M   6 3      54 310
 2  62  41  52   1  13   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.8 20 300   M    M   1        26 310
 3  62  33  48  -3  17   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.9 17 300   M    M   0        25 280
 4  63  28  46  -5  19   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.9 10 100   M    M   0        14 100
 5  69  32  51  -1  14   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.5  9  80   M    M   0        13  70
 6  73  50  62  10   3   0    T  0.0    0  4.8 10 160   M    M   7        19 190
 7  74  51  63  11   2   0 0.26  0.0    0  5.7 17 330   M    M   6        27 330
 8  74  50  62  10   3   0    T  0.0    0  5.8 16 310   M    M   3        23 310
 9  78  37  58   5   7   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.3  9 230   M    M   0        16 240
10  74  48  61   8   4   0 0.21    M    0  9.5 21 330   M    M   2 3      32 280
11  62  34  48  -5  17   0 0.03  0.0    0  2.4  9 310   M    M   5        13 310
12  47  30  39 -14  26   0 0.31  0.0    0  6.2 17  70   M    M   6        22  60
13  41  30  36 -18  29   0 0.14  0.0    0  6.8 15  60   M    M   8        23  80
14  51  32  42 -12  23   0 0.07  0.0    0 10.4 20 290   M    M   7        33 300
15  45  27  36 -18  29   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.5 18 320   M    M   0        29 300
16  57  23  40 -14  25   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.5 13 310   M    M   0        21 280
17  66  29  48  -7  17   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.3 12 210   M    M   5        17 210
18  71  53  62   7   3   0 0.13  0.0    0  8.4 16 280   M    M   6        25 260
19  67  42  55   0  10   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.2 15 300   M    M   0        21 320
20  77  38  58   3   7   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.0  9 270   M    M   1        13 290
21  88  54  71  15   0   6 2.05  0.0    0  5.5 25 300   M    M   3 3      38 330
22  73  54  64   8   1   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.5 14  90   M    M   2        20  90
23  66  45  56   0   9   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.7 17  90   M    M   7        24  80
24  76  50  63   7   2   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.7  8 100   M    M   7        14 180
25  77  51  64   7   1   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.8 10 170   M    M   4        16 160
26  82  58  70  13   0   5 0.05  0.0    0  4.8 12 190   M    M   6        18 190
27  80  59  70  13   0   5 0.51  0.0    M  3.5 14 310   M    M   5 3      18 290
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SM 1834 1135       281  19  4.08     0.0 148.2          M       97
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AV 67.9 42.0                               5.5 FASTST   M    M   4    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 32 300               # 54  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:  ATHENS
                                          MONTH:    MARCH
                                          YEAR:     2017
                                          LATITUDE:   33 57 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  83 19 W

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 55.0   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.08    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   1.1   DPTR FM NORMAL:    0.19    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    88 ON 21    GRTST 24HR  2.05 ON 21-21      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     23 ON 16                               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:  11
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   8
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   8    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   2
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.   281    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  13
DPTR FM NORMAL   -27    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  14
TOTAL FM JUL 1  1805    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  0
DPTR FM NORMAL  -758

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.    19
DPTR FM NORMAL    19    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1    28    HIGHEST SLP M ON M
DPTR FM NORMAL    27    LOWEST  SLP 29.79 ON 14

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