GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA

Station Metadata


From NCDC Station Historical Listing for NWS Cooperative Network
ObsTyp: t-Temperature-1, p-Daily precip-2, w-(blank), s-(blank), e-Evap-5
h-Hourly precip - 6 0.01" Universal, or - 7 0.10" Fisher-Porter
U - Observed, but beginning date is uncertain
Count Number Station Name Lat Long Elev Start ObsTyp End
(Coop) (From NCDC listing) ddmm dddmm ftx10 yy mm tpwseh yy mm
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358 313565-2 GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN 3606 08149 0531 55 08 U U 86 06
359 313565-2 GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN 3606 08149 0530 86 06 1 2 99 99

Statistics by element

(From WRCC data archives)
Last Compiled on December 31, 1998
Dates are format of YYYYMMDD. Numbers are total Number of observations
STATION START END PRECP SNWFL SNWDP TMAX TMIN TOBS EVAP WNDMV
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313565 19550801 20000930 16388 16141 16104 16223 16079 16202 0 0
STATION - NCDC COOP Station number
START - First Date in record
END - Last Date in record (when last compiled)
PRECP - Precipitation
SNWFL - Snowfall
SNWDP - Snow depth
TMAX - Daily Max. Temperature
TMIN - Daily Min. Temperature
TOBS - Temperature at Observation time
EVAP - Evaporation
WNDMV - Wind Movement

Statistics by observation

(From WRCC data archives)
Last compiled on December 31, 1998
Dates are format of YYYYMMDD. Numbers represent one day and one day is considered present if any element is reported.
STATION NAME START END POSBL PRSNT LNGPR MISSG LNGMS
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313565 GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN 19550801 20000930 16498 16434 12065 64 31

STATION - NCDC COOP Station number
NAME - Most recent name in NCDC history file
START - First Date in record
END - Last Date in record (when last compiled)
POSBL - Possible number of observations between START and END date
PRSNT - Number of days present in record
LNGPR - Largest number of consecutive observations
MISSG - Total number of missing days (no observation)
LNGMS - Largest number of consecutive missing observations