Weather Report Format

Here is a list of the information items that are included in a morning and afternoon weather report.

AM Weather Report Format

Date Station Temp MinT MaxT RH WndDir WinSpd WndGust rain_mm snow_cm hail_mm Corporate Rgn

Note: this header is placed before each corporate region

Stn - station ID
Temp - present temperature (°C)
MinT - minimum temperature (°C) recorded over the last 18 hours
MaxT - maximum temperature (°C) recorded over the last 18 hours
RH - present RH (%)
WndDir - wind direction
WndSpd - wind speed (km/h)
WndGust - wind gust (km/h)
Rain_mm - rain since last report (mm)
Snow_cm - snow since last report (cm)
Hail_mm - hail since last report (mm)
Corporate Rgn - name of corporate region the weather station is associated with

PM Weather Report Format

Date Stn Temp RH WndDir WndSpd WndGust rain_mm snow_cm hail_mm FFMC ISI DMC BUI DC DSR FWI Corporate Rgn

Note: this header is placed before each corporate region

Stn - station ID
Temp - present temperature (°C)
RH - present RH (%)
WndDir - wind direction
WndSpd - wind speed (km/h)
WndGust - wind gust (km/h)
Rain_mm - rain since last report (mm)
Snow_cm - snow since last report (cm)
Hail_mm - hail since last report (mm)
FFMC - Fine Fuel Moisture Code
ISI - Initial Spread Index
DMC - Duff Moisture Code
BUI - Build Up Index
DC - Drought Code
DSR - Daily Severity Rating
FWI - Fire Weather Index
Corporate Rgn - name of corporate region the weather station is associated with

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Updated: Mar 1, 2017