Explanation of the Preliminary 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:   BATON ROUGE  ASOS
                                          MONTH:     AUGUST
                                          YEAR:      2008
                                          LATITUDE:   30 31 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  91  9 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
                                          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  94  74  84   2   0  19 1.01  0.0    0  4.2 23 120   M    M   7 13     30 130
 2  95  74  85   3   0  20 0.00  0.0    0  5.0 13 220   M    M   3 1      22 210
 3  96  74  85   3   0  20 0.48  0.0    0  5.2 13  80   M    M   6 1      43 330
 4  91  75  83   1   0  18    T  0.0    0  9.8 22  90   M    M   5        29 110
 5  90  76  83   1   0  18 0.20  0.0    0  6.1 31 190   M    M   7 38     36 200
 6  94  74  84   2   0  19 0.00  0.0    0  3.9 20 270   M    M   5 13     26 270
 7  94  77  86   4   0  21 0.00  0.0    0  5.6 14 260   M    M   4 3      18 250
 8  86  75  81  -1   0  16    T  0.0    0  4.3 10 210   M    M   6 3      12 210
 9  93  70  82   0   0  17 0.00  0.0    0  2.3 10 260   M    M   2 1      17  40
10  95  68  82   0   0  17    T  0.0    0  3.7 21 230   M    M   5 3      25 240
11  89  76  83   1   0  18 0.74  0.0    0  4.7 23 210   M    M   7 138    36 220
12  90  76  83   1   0  18 0.38  0.0    0 10.4 26 210   M    M   8 13     32 210
13  89  73  81  -1   0  16 0.98  0.0    0  4.4 12 270   M    M   5 13     15 290
14  94  68  81  -1   0  16 0.00  0.0    0  1.4  9  40   M    M   1 1      13  70
15  92  72  82   0   0  17    T  0.0    0  2.3 21 180   M    M   4 13     24 190
16  87  75  81   0   0  16 0.07  0.0    0  2.9 13 240   M    M   7 13     16 240
17  91  73  82   1   0  17 0.00  0.0    0  2.9 15 220   M    M   6 128    16 220
18  92  73  83   2   0  18    T  0.0    0  2.9 18 140   M    M   5 18     22 140
19  91  75  83   2   0  18 0.56  0.0    0  2.2 23  90   M    M   7 13     24  90
20  88  75  82   1   0  17    T  0.0    0  2.6 13 200   M    M   8 128    16 200
21  92  74  83   2   0  18 0.06  0.0    0  2.4 18 270   M    M   5 13     25 270
22  94  74  84   3   0  19 0.01  0.0    0  2.1 10  50   M    M   3 13     21  70
23  94  76  85   4   0  20    T  0.0    0  4.2 17  40   M    M   2        24  30
24  77  73  75  -6   0  10 3.04    M    0 11.1 22 270   M    M  10 1      37 270
25  87  74  81   0   0  16 0.04  0.0    0  9.9 20 270   M    M   7 1      26 260
26  90  73  82   1   0  17 0.00  0.0    0  4.0 13 270   M    M   3        18 270
27  93  72  83   2   0  18 0.00  0.0    0  0.8  9 300   M    M   3 1      15 300
28  95  74  85   4   0  20 0.12  0.0    0  1.8 13 120   M    M   3 138    17 100
29  96  76  86   6   0  21 0.00  0.0    0  2.0 10  60   M    M   3 18     13  60
30  95  74  85   5   0  20 0.00  0.0    0  3.2 12  80   M    M   1 18     14  50
31  92  72  82   2   0  17 0.17  0.0    0  5.2 29  60   M    M   7 13     36  60
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SM 2836 2285         0 552  7.86     0.0 133.5          M      155
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AV 91.5 73.7                               4.3 FASTST   M    M   5    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 31 190               # 43  330
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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:  BATON ROUGE  ASOS
                                          MONTH:    AUGUST
                                          YEAR:     2008
                                          LATITUDE:   30 31 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  91  9 W

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 82.6   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   7.86    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   1.2   DPTR FM NORMAL:    2.00    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    96 ON 29, 3 GRTST 24HR  3.11 ON 24-25      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     68 ON 10,14                            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:  14
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:  24    0.10 INCH OR MORE:  10
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   0    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   5
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   2

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     0    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   7
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  23
TOTAL FM JUL 1     0    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  1
DPTR FM NORMAL     0

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.   552
DPTR FM NORMAL    29    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1  2329    HIGHEST SLP 30.11 ON  6
DPTR FM NORMAL   317    LOWEST  SLP 29.64 ON 25

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