Preliminary Local Climatological Data (WS Form: F-6)
                                 ABILENE TX             
                                AUGUST  1999

  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
Dy Max Min Avg Dep HDD CDD  Wtr  Snw Dpth Avg Spd Dir Min Psbl S-S  Wx   Spd Dr
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 1  98  70  84  -1   0  19 0.00   0.0   0  8.5 22 180   0    0   0       25 170
 2  98  72  85   0   0  20    T   0.0   0  7.1 24 160   0    0   0       32 150
 3  97  67  82  -3   0  17    T   0.0   0  5.7 18 140   0    0   0       20 140
 4  94  74  84  -1   0  19 0.42   0.0   0  5.2 25  30   0    0   0 3,8,1 32  40
 5  93  74  84  -1   0  19 0.00   0.0   0  6.6 17 350   0    0   0  8,1  22 350
 6  99  72  86   2   0  21 0.00   0.0   0 10.5 18 150   0    0   0       29 200
 7 101  76  89   5   0  24 0.00   0.0   0 10.8 22 220   0    0   0       25 210
 8 102  79  91   7   0  26 0.00   0.0   0  9.3 16 140   0    0   0       20 240
 9 100  77  89   5   0  24 0.00   0.0   0  6.8 14 160   0    0   0       17 280
10 102  77  90   6   0  25 0.00   0.0   0  9.0 16 230   0    0   0       24 150
11 103  79  91   7   0  26 0.00   0.0   0 11.2 22 170   0    0   0       26 180
12 104  79  92   8   0  27 0.00   0.0   0 12.1 22 220   0    0   0       28 220
13 104  81  93   9   0  28    T   0.0   0  8.7 28 140   0    0   0       32 140
14 102  72  87   3   0  22 0.00   0.0   0  7.3 17 130   0    0   0       23 130
15 101  77  89   5   0  24 0.00   0.0   0  9.5 17 140   0    0   0       23 140
16 102  76  89   5   0  24 0.00   0.0   0  9.6 20 110   0    0   0       22 100
17 100  72  86   2   0  21 0.00   0.0   0  9.1 16 140   0    0   0       23 150
18  99  72  86   3   0  21 0.00   0.0   0  6.2 15 130   0    0   0       20 140
19 101  77  89   6   0  24 0.00   0.0   0  8.5 17 100   0    0   0       20  70
20  99  74  87   4   0  22 0.00   0.0   0  6.5 14  90   0    0   0       17  90
21 102  69  86   3   0  21 0.00   0.0   0  8.8 22 130   0    0   0       23 130
22  99  70  85   2   0  20 0.00   0.0   0  9.2 17 160   0    0   0       21 160
23  97  78  88   6   0  23 0.00   0.0   0  9.0 16 150   0    0   0       20 190
24  98  74  86   4   0  21    T   0.0   0  7.2 26  60   0    0   0       34  50
25 100  73  87   5   0  22 0.00   0.0   0  7.3 17 140   0    0   0       22  90
26 101  75  88   6   0  23 0.00   0.0   0  7.3 15 160   0    0   0       21 160
27 103  76  90   9   0  25 0.00   0.0   0  9.0 30  80   0    0   0       33  80
28 101  76  89   8   0  24    T   0.0   0  7.2 16 210   0    0   0       20 190
29 100  69  85   4   0  20 0.00   0.0   0  6.9 22 130   0    0   0       25 140
30  98  72  85   4   0  20 0.00   0.0   0 10.0 21 110   0    0   0       24 110
31  98  70  84   4   0  19 0.00   0.0   0  9.4 17 120   0    0   0       22 120
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AVERAGE HIGH: 99.9 DEGREES    RAINFALL: 0.42 INCHES    AVERAGE WIND: 8.4 MPH
AVERAGE LOW:  74.2 DEGREES

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NOTE: WIND SPEED IN COLUMN 11 IS THE FASTEST 2-MINUTE AVERAGE WIND.
      WIND SPEED IN COLUMN 17 IS THE PEAK INSTANTANEOUS GUST.
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[Temperature Data]      [Precipitation Data]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16

Average Monthly: 87.0   Total for Month:   0.42    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   3.8   Dptr fm normal:   -2.38    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:   104 on 13    Grtst 24hr 0.42 on 4           TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     67 on  3                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month: 0   Inches    5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr      on __ __   6 = GLAZE OR RIME
                        Grtst depth:   0 on -      7 = BLOWING DUST OR SAND:
                                                       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:  1
Max 90 or above: 31     0.10 inch or more:  1
Min 32 or below:  0     0.50 inch or more:  0
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HEATING DEGREE DAYS (Base 65)]
Total this Mo.     0  
Dptr fm normal     0  
Seasonal total     0  
Dptr fm normal     0

[COOLING DEGREE DAYS (Base 65)]
Total this Mo.   691
Dptr fm normal   127    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total  2085    Highest SLP 30.10  on 03
Dptr fm normal   102    Lowest  SLP 29.74  on 10

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