OTHER COOLWX PAGES
    Coolwx Hit Images
    Record Breakers
    Extreme Weather
    Global Forecasts
    Hourly Model Forecasts
    Mesoscale Analysis
    Obs. Weather Database
    Offshore Weather Data
    Precipitation Type
    U.S. Weather Statistics

Extreme weather categories
   CITIES & VALUES:
       Temperature
       Dewpoint
       Heat Index
       Wind
       Wind Chill
       Pressure
       Pressure Change
       Precip Type/Intensity
       Precip Amount
       Thunderstorm
       Blizzard
       Visibility
       Astronomical
       Other
       Multiple
       Unknown
   CITIES & FULL REPORTS:
       Temperature
       Dewpoint
       Heat Index
       Wind
       Wind Chill
       Pressure
       Pressure Change
       Precip Type/Intensity
       Precip Amount
       Thunderstorm
       Blizzard
       Visibility
       Astronomical
       Other
       Multiple
   USA & WORLD PLOTS:
       Temperature
       Dewpoint
       Wind
       Wind Chill & Heat Index
       Pressure
       Pressure Change
       Precip Type/Intensity
       Precip Amount
       Thunderstorm
       Blizzard
       Visibility
       Astronomical
       Other
       Unknown
   REPEAT OFFENDERS:
       Today
       Yesterday
       This month
       This year
       Since 2007
   RSS:
       Feed
   ARCHIVE:
       2017102315
       2017102312
       2017102309
       2017102306
       2017102303
       2017102300
       2017102221
       2017102218
       2017102215
       2017102212
       2017102209
       2017102206
       2017102203
       2017102200
       2017102121
       2017102118
       2017102115
       2017102112
       2017102109
       2017102106
       2017102103
       2017102100
       2017102021
       2017102018

Contact
       Bob Hart
       (rhart at fsu.edu)

Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2017021715
Currently using 38271 observations from 5256 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Fri Feb 17 15:44:38 UTC 2017



0 stations reporting temperature -55°C or colder

0 stations reporting temperature -50°C to -54°C

0 stations reporting temperature -45°C to -49°C

2 stations reporting temperature -40°C to -44°C

0 stations reporting temperature 55°C or warmer

0 stations reporting temperature 50°C to 54°C

0 stations reporting temperature 45°C to 49°C

2 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

1 station reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

30 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


2 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

1 station reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

4 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

17 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


1 station reporting (sustained) wind chill of -55°C or colder

1 station reporting (sustained) wind chill of -50°C to -54°C

5 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -45°C to -49°C

18 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -40°C to -44°C


0 stations reporting heat index of 55°C or hotter

0 stations reporting heat index of 50°C to 54°C

1 station reporting heat index of 45°C to 49°C

11 stations reporting heat index of 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting sea level pressure < 940mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 940mb - 949mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 950mb - 959mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 960mb - 969mb

10 stations reporting sea level pressure 970mb - 979mb

1 station reporting sea level pressure >= 1060mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1055-1059mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1050-1054mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1045-1049mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1040-1044mb


0 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 10mb or greater

17 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure fall of 5mb to 9.9mb

1 station reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 5mb to 9.9mb

0 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 10mb or greater


10 stations reporting heavy snow

3 stations reporting any sleet

2 stations reporting any freezing rain

19 stations reporting heavy rain

12 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


8 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

7 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

8 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 6 hours

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 3+"

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 2"

0 stations reporting hourly snow depth increase (SNINCR) of 1"

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 3" or greater

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 2-2.99"

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 1-1.99"

0 stations reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 0.5-0.99"

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 5" or greater

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 4-4.99"

0 stations reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 3-3.99"

1 station reporting 3 or 6 hourly (melted) precip total of 2-2.99"


0 stations reporting tornado, funnel cloud or waterspout

0 stations reporting mammatus cloud

0 stations reporting hail

0 stations reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

26 stations reporting thunder with rain


1 station reporting blizzard conditions

2 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


6 stations reporting visibility of zero

24 stations reporting visibility 1/8 mile or less, but not zero

0 stations reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

3 stations reporting visibility 50-74 miles


1 station reporting aurora

0 stations reporting solar/lunar eclipse


0 stations reporting aircraft mishap

10 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

0 stations reporting volcanic ash

8 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

21 stations reporting dust or duststorm

6 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

24 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CYHU: Saint Hubert Airport, Canada
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • DISP: San Pedro, Cote d'Ivoire
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • DISS: Sassandra, Cote d'Ivoire
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • DRRT: Tahoua, Niger
        Dust/Duststorm, Sand/Sandstorm
  • EICK: Cork Airport, Ireland
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • GAKD: Kayes, Mali
        Temperature, Dust/Duststorm
  • K8B0: Rangeley, ME, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KEAT: Wenatchee, Pangborn Memorial Airport, WA, United States
        Visibility, Ice Accretion
  • KMWN: Mount Washington, NH, United States
        Wind, Visibility
  • KSDB: Sandberg, CA, United States
        Wind, Visibility
  • KSNS: Salinas, Salinas Municipal Airport, CA, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • KYKM: Yakima, Yakima Air Terminal, WA, United States
        Visibility, Ice Accretion
  • NTAA: Tahiti-Faaa, French Polynesia
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • OAHR: Herat, Afghanistan
        Wind, Dust/Duststorm
  • OIZH: Zahedan, Iran
        Wind, Sand/Sandstorm
  • OTBH: Al Udeid, Qatar
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • SAVC: Comodoro Rivadavia Aerodrome, Argentina
        Wind, Dust/Duststorm
  • SPGM: Tingo Maria, Peru
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Bird Hazard
  • SPMS: Yurimaguas, Peru
        Thunderstorm, Bird Hazard
  • SPTU: Puerto Maldonado, Peru
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Bird Hazard
  • WBGB: Bintulu, Malaysia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm


59 unidentified stations (out of a total of 105 documented unknown stations)

  • EGMW (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • FDMV (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • HEDF (OLD)
  • K19S (NEW)
  • K1AN (OLD)
  • K1BN (OLD)
  • K1BW (OLD)
  • K1CN (OLD)
  • K1CW (OLD)
  • K1DN (OLD)
  • K1DW (OLD)
  • K1EN (OLD)
  • K1EW (OLD)
  • K1FN (OLD)
  • K1FW (OLD)
  • K1GN (OLD)
  • K1HN (OLD)
  • K1HW (OLD)
  • K1IN (OLD)
  • K1IW (OLD)
  • K1JN (OLD)
  • K1KN (OLD)
  • K1LN (OLD)
  • K1MN (OLD)
  • K1NN (OLD)
  • K1ON (OLD)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • K6S0 (NEW)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQC5 (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQJB (OLD)
  • KQKR (OLD)
  • KQN2 (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KXNT (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • MPSM (OLD)
  • NZFX (NEW)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • ORND (NEW)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • TVSA (NEW)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • URFF (OLD)