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:
       2017082007
       2017082006
       2017082003
       2017082000
       2017081921
       2017081918
       2017081915
       2017081912
       2017081909
       2017081906
       2017081903
       2017081900
       2017081821
       2017081818
       2017081815
       2017081812
       2017081809
       2017081806
       2017081803
       2017081800
       2017081721
       2017081718
       2017081715
       2017081712

Contact
       Bob Hart
       (rhart at fsu.edu)

Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2017051821
Currently using 34251 observations from 5111 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Thu May 18 21:44:37 UTC 2017



1 station reporting temperature -55°C or colder

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

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

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

0 stations reporting temperature 55°C or warmer

1 station reporting temperature 50°C to 54°C

1 station reporting temperature 45°C to 49°C

5 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

9 stations reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

112 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


1 station reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

0 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

0 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

18 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


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

0 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -50°C to -54°C

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

0 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

7 stations reporting heat index of 45°C to 49°C

60 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

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 970mb - 979mb

5 stations 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

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

14 stations reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 5mb to 9.9mb

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


8 stations reporting heavy snow

2 stations reporting any sleet

1 station reporting any freezing rain

27 stations reporting heavy rain

13 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


0 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

0 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

0 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"

1 station reporting hourly (melted) precip total of 3" or greater

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

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

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

1 station 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"

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


0 stations reporting tornado, funnel cloud or waterspout

1 station reporting mammatus cloud

0 stations reporting hail

12 stations reporting thundersnow

0 stations reporting thundersleet

103 stations reporting thunder with rain


1 station reporting blizzard conditions

0 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


2 stations reporting visibility of zero

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

1 station reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

2 stations reporting visibility 50-74 miles


0 stations reporting aurora

0 stations reporting solar/lunar eclipse


0 stations reporting aircraft mishap

11 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

1 station reporting volcanic ash

1 station reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

11 stations reporting dust or duststorm

3 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

7 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CYBN: Borden, Ont., Canada
        Wind, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • CYQA: Muskoka, Ont., Canada
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • DATM: Bordj Mokhtar, Algeria
        Visibility, Sand/Sandstorm
  • DIDL: Daloa, Cote d'Ivoire
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • DRRT: Tahoua, Niger
        Visibility, Dust/Duststorm
  • KEIK: Erie, PA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thundersnow
  • KFWA: Fort Wayne, IN, United States
        Wind, Thunderstorm
  • KFWZ: South Pass, WY, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KJRB: Manhattan/Wall Street Heliport, NY, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, 3/6-Hourly Precip Total
  • KLOZ: London, London-Corbin Airport-Magee Field, KY, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KLXV: Leadville, Lake County Airport, CO, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KMGN: Harbor Springs, Harbor Springs Airport, MI, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Visibility
  • KOKV: Winchester Regional, VA, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KSHM: Co Schriever Afb, United States
        Hourly Precip Total, Thundersnow
  • MHCH: Choluteca, Honduras
        Dewpoint, Smoke
  • MHTR: Trujillo, Honduras
        Dewpoint, Sand/Sandstorm
  • MRPV: Tobias Bolanos International, Costa Rica
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • NZSP: Amundsen-Scott Stn, Antarctica
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • SKBQ: Barranquilla / Ernestocortissoz, Colombia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • SKPV: Providencia Isla / El Embrujo, Colombia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • SKSP: San Andres Isla / Sesquicentenario, Colombia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • SPSO: Pisco, Peru
        Bird Hazard, Dust/Duststorm
  • SPTU: Puerto Maldonado, Peru
        Dewpoint, Bird Hazard
  • VOCL: Calicut, India
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • VTBS: Chon Buri, Thailand
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm
  • WAQQ: Tarakan/Juwata, Indonesia
        Dewpoint, Thunderstorm


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

  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • ETML (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • FDMV (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K18H (NEW)
  • K19S (NEW)
  • K1AN (OLD)
  • K1AW (OLD)
  • K1BN (OLD)
  • K1BW (OLD)
  • K1CN (OLD)
  • K1CW (OLD)
  • K1DN (OLD)
  • K1DW (OLD)
  • K1EN (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)
  • K2LS (NEW)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K3S8 (NEW)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • K6S0 (NEW)
  • K6S2 (NEW)
  • K8A3 (NEW)
  • KAPS (NEW)
  • KBAM (NEW)
  • KBEC (NEW)
  • KBOU (NEW)
  • KCXW (NEW)
  • KETN (NEW)
  • KGPC (NEW)
  • KHLB (NEW)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KI23 (NEW)
  • KI68 (NEW)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KKY8 (NEW)
  • KLNA (NEW)
  • KM04 (NEW)
  • KM75 (NEW)
  • KNOZ (NEW)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQC5 (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQKR (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWX (OLD)
  • KQZF (NEW)
  • KREG (NEW)
  • KRID (NEW)
  • KS33 (NEW)
  • KSEF (NEW)
  • KSXU (NEW)
  • KSZY (NEW)
  • KTMT (NEW)
  • KXNT (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • MGTU (OLD)
  • MPSM (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • TVSA (NEW)
  • VVCI (NEW)