COOLWX HOME

EXTREME HOME

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


EXTREME WX 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:
       2018121311
       2018121309
       2018121306
       2018121303
       2018121300
       2018121221
       2018121218
       2018121215
       2018121212
       2018121209
       2018121206
       2018121203
       2018121200
       2018121121
       2018121118
       2018121115
       2018121112
       2018121109
       2018121106
       2018121103
       2018121100
       2018121021
       2018121018
       2018121015

CONTACT
       Bob Hart
       (rhart at fsu.edu)

Extreme & Weird Weather of the World - Archive for 2018021712
Currently using 36203 observations from 5123 unique global stations over the past 3 hours.
Last Updated: Sat Feb 17 12:46:30 UTC 2018



0 stations reporting temperature -55°C or colder

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

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

9 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

3 stations reporting temperature 40°C to 44°C


0 stations reporting dewpoint 30°C or greater

1 station reporting dewpoint 28-29°C

35 stations reporting dewpoint 26-27°C


0 stations reporting wind gusts 70kt or stronger

4 stations reporting wind gusts 60-69kt

8 stations reporting wind gusts 50-59kt

36 stations reporting wind gusts 40-49kt


8 stations reporting (sustained) wind chill of -55°C or colder

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

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

27 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

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

13 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

1 station reporting sea level pressure >= 1060mb

0 stations reporting sea level pressure 1055-1059mb

1 station reporting sea level pressure 1050-1054mb

2 stations reporting sea level pressure 1045-1049mb

45 stations reporting sea level pressure 1040-1044mb


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

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

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

1 station reporting 3-hourly pressure rise of 10mb or greater


4 stations reporting heavy snow

2 stations reporting any sleet

11 stations reporting any freezing rain

35 stations reporting heavy rain

32 stations reporting unknown precipitation type


16 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 1 hour

6 stations reporting ice accretion in the past 3 hours

15 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"

0 stations 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

25 stations reporting thunder with rain


0 stations reporting blizzard conditions

0 stations reporting near-blizzard conditions


4 stations reporting visibility of zero

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

1 station reporting visibility 75 miles or greater

0 stations reporting visibility 50-74 miles


4 stations reporting aurora

0 stations reporting solar/lunar eclipse


0 stations reporting aircraft mishap

7 stations reporting bird hazard on the runway

1 station reporting volcanic ash

12 stations reporting ice crystals/diamond dust

0 stations reporting blowing spray

16 stations reporting dust or duststorm

8 stations reporting sand or sandstorm

0 stations reporting well-developed dust/sand whirls

15 stations reporting smoke


Stations falling into 4 or more extreme categories

Stations falling into 3 extreme categories

Stations falling into 2 extreme categories

  • CWEF: Saint Paul Island, Canada
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • CWRN: Hart Island, Canada
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • CWRU: Solander Island, Canada
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • CYBK: Baker Lake, NT, Canada
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • CYRT: Rankin Inlet, NT, Canada
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • CYYH: Spence Bay Airport, Canada
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • CYZS: Coral Harbour, NT, Canada
        Temperature, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • DRRT: Tahoua, Niger
        Dust/Duststorm, Sand/Sandstorm
  • KHHW: Hugo, OK, United States
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • KMWN: Mount Washington, NH, United States
        Wind, Visibility
  • KOJC: Olathe, Johnson County Executive Airport, KS, United States
        Pressure Change, Ice Accretion
  • OESK: Al-Jouf, Saudi Arabia
        Dust/Duststorm, Sand/Sandstorm
  • PADU: Unalaska, Unalaska Airport, AK, United States
        Wind, Pressure Change
  • PAFA: Fairbanks, Fairbanks Intl Arpt, AK, United States
        Pressure, Ice Crystals/Diamond Dust
  • PTKR: Koror, Palau, NWS Office, Palau
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity
  • RJSA: Aomori Airport, Japan
        Wind, Visibility
  • RJSK: Akita Airport, Japan
        Wind, Visibility
  • RJSY: Shonai, Japan
        Wind, Visibility
  • SBSG: Sao Goncalo de Amarante, Brazil
        Precipitation Type/Intensity, Thunderstorm
  • YDBY: Derby, Australia
        Dewpoint, Precipitation Type/Intensity


52 unidentified stations (out of a total of 136 documented unknown stations)

  • ENLE (OLD)
  • ENUG (OLD)
  • ENWV (OLD)
  • ETML (OLD)
  • FDLB (OLD)
  • GQNO (OLD)
  • K18H (OLD)
  • K1AN (OLD)
  • K1AW (OLD)
  • K1BN (OLD)
  • K1BW (OLD)
  • K1CN (OLD)
  • K1DN (OLD)
  • K1EN (OLD)
  • K1FN (OLD)
  • K1GN (OLD)
  • K1HN (OLD)
  • K1IN (OLD)
  • K1JN (OLD)
  • K1KN (OLD)
  • K1LN (OLD)
  • K1MN (OLD)
  • K1NN (OLD)
  • K1ON (OLD)
  • K2LS (OLD)
  • K3L4 (OLD)
  • K6P9 (OLD)
  • KDSF (OLD)
  • KHME (OLD)
  • KJSL (OLD)
  • KNOZ (OLD)
  • KQBD (OLD)
  • KQD3 (OLD)
  • KQFR (OLD)
  • KQGE (OLD)
  • KQN3 (OLD)
  • KQRD (OLD)
  • KQWU (OLD)
  • KQWV (OLD)
  • KQZF (OLD)
  • KXIF (OLD)
  • LEAG (OLD)
  • LETU (OLD)
  • MGMT (OLD)
  • OEAR (OLD)
  • OICM (OLD)
  • SESG (OLD)
  • SLAL (OLD)
  • SPJC (OLD)
  • UCFL (OLD)
  • VASD (OLD)
  • YAYT (OLD)