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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CF6BTR
PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6)

                                          STATION:   BATON ROUGE  ASOS
                                          MONTH:     SEPTEMBER
                                          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  80  76  78  -2   0  13 2.06  0.0    0 26.3 61  80   M    M  10 1      91  60
 2  83  75  79  -1   0  14 3.77  0.0    0 15.6 31 150   M    M   9 123    40 140
 3  88  79  84   4   0  19 0.18  0.0    0  9.9 17 140   M    M   7 1      24 140
 4  90  72  81   1   0  16 1.10  0.0    0  6.1 15 160   M    M   7 13     18 160
 5  84  69  77  -3   0  12 0.00  0.0    0  3.9 12 300   M    M   7        17 340
 6  79  71  75  -5   0  10    T  0.0    0  1.9  7  60   M    M   9 1      15  10
 7  90  68  79   0   0  14 0.00  0.0    0  2.5  9 180   M    M   5 1      12 210
 8  94  73  84   5   0  19 0.71  0.0    0  2.3 21 140   M    M   4 13     29 140
 9  93  72  83   4   0  18 0.00  0.0    0  2.5  8  90   M    M   3 1      12  20
10  94  75  85   6   0  20 0.02  0.0    0  4.1 14 130   M    M   2 1      21  70
11  91  76  84   5   0  19 0.03  0.0    0 11.4 24  80   M    M   4        31  70
12  88  74  81   2   0  16 0.41  0.0    0 18.4 36 150   M    M   8 123    52 150
13  90  82  86   8   0  21    T  0.0    0 18.6 30 170   M    M   9        43 130
14  91  74  83   5   0  18 0.44  0.0    0  7.3 23 190   M    M   8 13     28 190
15  80  67  74  -4   0   9 0.00  0.0    0  4.3 12  30   M    M   7        18  40
16  81  63  72  -6   0   7 0.00  0.0    0  3.6 10  20   M    M   6        15  40
17  82  60  71  -6   0   6 0.00  0.0    0  3.6  9  40   M    M   3         9 340
18  84  63  74  -3   0   9 0.00  0.0    0  2.9  8  20   M    M   5         8  80
19  82  73  78   1   0  13    T  0.0    0  1.6  5  20   M    M   7         9 330
20  79  71  75  -2   0  10    T  0.0    0  4.8 14  20   M    M   7 1      14  20
21  89  71  80   4   0  15 0.00  0.0    0  3.8  9  30   M    M   5 12      9  30
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SM 1812 1504         0 298  8.72     0.0 155.4          M      132
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AV 86.3 71.6                               7.4 FASTST   M    M   6    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 61  80               # 91   60
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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:    SEPTEMBER
                                          YEAR:     2008
                                          LATITUDE:   30 31 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  91  9 W

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 79.0   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   8.72    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   0.4   DPTR FM NORMAL:    5.17    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    94 ON 10, 8 GRTST 24HR  4.14 ON  1- 2      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     60 ON 17                               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:   9
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   8    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   7
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   0    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   4
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   3

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     0    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   1
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  15
TOTAL FM JUL 1     0    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  5
DPTR FM NORMAL     0

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.   298
DPTR FM NORMAL     3    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1  2627    HIGHEST SLP M ON M
DPTR FM NORMAL   320    LOWEST  SLP 28.99 ON  1

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