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LONGER-TERM CLIMATOLOGICAL REPORT

PRODUCT: Longer-Term Climatological Report (CLM)

REFERENCE: WSOM Chapter C-21, Section 4.4.3

ISSUED BY: All NWS offices for designated cities within their County Warning Area (CWA).

PURPOSE: To provide a summary of miscellaneous climate statistics, usually on a monthly basis, in support of the needs of the media. At local office discretion, specialized data may be appended to the report to accommodate the needs of local users.

CHANGES: With the advent of ASOS and to make use of its climatological data archival capability, various software programs are being developed to download the data from ASOS and format it into a CLM message for transmission.

COMMENTS: The product is issued at least monthly, usually in the first few days of the month.

COMTACT: Judson Ladd, W/SR1x2
Regional Aviation Meteorologist
(817) 978-2652 Ext. 109


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Last updated December 9, 1996
Missy Perales