Table 3-1. Header Elements in the TMY2 Format
(For First Record of Each File)


Field
  Position

Element

Definition
  002 - 006    WBAN Number     Station's Weather Bureau Army Navy number (see Table 2-1)  
  008 - 029    City     City where the station is located (maximum of 22 characters)  
  031 - 032    State     State where the station is located (abbreviated to two letters)  
  034 - 036



 
  Time Zone



 
  Time zone is the number of hours by which the local standard  
  time is ahead of or behind Universal Time. For example,
  Mountain Standard Time is designated -7 because it is 7 hours  
  behind Universal Time.
  038 - 044
  038
  040 - 041
  043 - 044  
  Latitude



 
  Latitude of the station
  N = North of equator
  Degrees
  Minutes
  046 - 053
  046
  048 - 050
  052 - 053
 
  Longitude



 
  Longitude of the station
  W = West, E = East
  Degrees
  Minutes
  056 - 059    Elevation    Elevation of station in meters above sea level
  FORTRAN Sample Format:
  ( 1X,A5,1X,A22,1X,A2,1X I3,1X,Al,lX,I2,1X,I2,1X,Al,lX,I3,1X,I2,2X,I4 )
  C Sample Format:
  ( %s %s %s %d %s %d %d %s %d %d %d )



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