Preliminary Local Climatological Data (WS Form: F-6)

                                          Station: ABILENE TX              
                                          Month:   MAY
                                          Year:    2000

  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  79  57  68  -1   0   3 0.00   0.0   0 13.9 23 340   0    0   0       28 350
 2  74  50  62  -7   3   0    T   0.0   0  8.3 20 300   0    0   0       23 310
 3  87  56  72   2   0   7 0.00   0.0   0  8.7 22  80   0    0   0       25  70
 4  89  64  77   7   0  12 0.00   0.0   0 10.4 20 160   0    0   0       24 160
 5  89  67  78   8   0  13 0.00   0.0   0 18.4 31 170   0    0   0       40 180
 6 106  72  89  19   0  24 0.00   0.0   0 19.0 31 160   0    0   0       36 210
 7 106  75  91  21   0  26 0.00   0.0   0 17.7 26 190   0    0   0       33 160
 8 100  73  87  16   0  22 0.00   0.0   0 20.7 30 220   0    0   0 8     37 220
 9  82  64  73   2   0   8 0.00   0.0   0 14.1 25 190   0    0   0       36 190
10  97  63  80   9   0  15 0.00   0.0   0 18.5 30 160   0    0   0       36 180
11 102  74  88  17   0  23 0.00   0.0   0 19.4 30 210   0    0   0 8     36 230
12  93  69  81   9   0  16 0.00   0.0   0 15.8 26 360   0    0   0 8     30 330
13  81  56  69  -3   0   4 0.00   0.0   0 12.6 25  60   0    0   0       31  70
14  84  54  69  -3   0   4 0.00   0.0   0 13.5 23 150   0    0   0       33 150
15  94  65  80   8   0  15 0.00   0.0   0 17.4 26 220   0    0   0       34 200
16 106  73  90  17   0  25 0.00   0.0   0 20.8 31 200   0    0   0       37 220
17  94  72  83  10   0  18 0.00   0.0   0 18.6 31 200   0    0   0       39 210
18  91  68  80   7   0  15 0.00   0.0   0 13.9 22  30   0    0   0       29  30
19  68  52  60 -13   5   0 2.19   0.0   0 12.4 29  70   0    0   0 1,3   34  70
20  79  55  67  -7   0   2 0.01   0.0   0  3.8 10 360   0    0   0       13  20
21  89  62  76   2   0  11 0.08   0.0   0  7.7 29 350   0    0   0 3,1   33 360
22  97  64  81   7   0  16 0.32   0.0   0 14.4 23 240   0    0   0       36 210
23 106  74  90  16   0  25 0.00   0.0   0 17.8 28 220   0    0   0       34 220
24 109  78  94  19   0  29 0.00   0.0   0 18.7 28 170   0    0   0       34 210
25  96  75  86  11   0  21 0.00   0.0   0 16.9 29 150   0    0   0       34 170
26  90  76  83   8   0  18 0.00   0.0   0 17.4 28 180   0    0   0       32 190
27  96  73  85  10   0  20    T   0.0   0 13.0 26  50   0    0   0       31  50
28  93  67  80   4   0  15 0.00   0.0   0  7.4 17 110   0    0   0       21 110
29  95  68  82   6   0  17 0.00   0.0   0 10.4 17 220   0    0   0       21 190
30  97  72  85   9   0  20 0.00   0.0   0 14.1 21 160   0    0   0       29 220
31  95  70  83   6   0  18 0.00   0.0   0  0.0 20 170   0    0   0       24 170
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Average High Temperature: 92.4          Total Precipitation: 2.60 inches
Average Low Temperature: 66.4           Peak Wind Speed: 40 MPH on the 5th 
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Notes:
# Last of several occurrences
Column 17 Peak Wind in M.P.H.
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[Temperature Data]      [Precipitation Data]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16

Average Monthly: 79.4   Total for Month:   2.60    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   6.7   Dptr fm normal:   -0.37    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:   109 on 24    Grtst 24hr 2.19 on 19          TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     50 on  2                               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:  4
Max 90 or above: 20     0.10 inch or more:  2
Min 32 or below:  0     0.50 inch or more:  1
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  1

[Heating Degre Days (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     8   
Dptr fm normal     1   
Seasonal total  1832   
Dptr fm normal  -752

[Cooling Degree Days (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.   462
Dptr fm normal   217    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total   686    Highest SLP 29.89  on 01
Dptr fm normal   312    Lowest  SLP 29.88  on 01

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