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Preliminary Local Climatological Data for
Poughkeepsie, NY


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                                          STATION:   POUGHKEEPSIE NY
                                          MONTH:     DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:      2008
                                          LATITUDE:   41 37 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 53 W

  TEMPERATURE IN F:       :PCPN:    SNOW:  WIND      :SUNSHINE: SKY     :PK WND
================================================================================
1   2   3   4   5  6A  6B    7    8   9   10  11  12  13   14  15   16   17  18
                                     12Z  AVG MX 2MIN
DY MAX MIN AVG DEP HDD CDD  WTR  SNW DPTH SPD SPD DIR MIN PSBL S-S WX    SPD DR
================================================================================

 1  53  34  44   9  21   0 0.15    M    M  8.3 22 220   M    M   5 1      33 220
 2  45  24  35   1  30   0 0.00    M    M  6.1 17 240   M    M   1        22 260
 3  41  20  31  -3  34   0 0.00    M    M  1.8  8 230   M    M   0         M  M
 4  42  24  33  -1  32   0 0.04    M    M  2.4 10 300   M    M  10 168    37 150
 5  38  21  30  -3  35   0 0.00    M    M  4.2 15 300   M    M   2        22 280
 6  34  17  26  -7  39   0    T    M    M  2.3  9 190   M    M   4 18     14 190
 7  35  16  26  -7  39   0    T    M    M  9.9 28 300   M    M   7 18     40 300
 8  28  11  20 -12  45   0 0.00    M    M  2.5 12 350   M    M   3        17 340
 9  55  24  40   8  25   0    T    M    M  3.7 15 180   M    M   9        29 180
10  60  37  49  17  16   0 0.51    M    M  7.4 26  10   M    M  10 1      33  10
11  37  31  34   3  31   0 1.28    M    M  6.5 14  20   M    M  10 16     18  30
12  44  25  35   4  30   0 1.50    M    M  6.6 18 330   M    M   8 1      25 270
13  31  18  25  -6  40   0 0.00    M    M  5.5 16 330   M    M   3        23 290
14  41  17  29  -1  36   0 0.00    M    M  2.7 14 170   M    M   2 18     21 220
15  63  33  48  18  17   0 0.08    M    M  6.4 18 200   M    M  10 18     28 190
16  54  27  41  11  24   0 0.06    M    M  7.5 21 310   M    M   7 18     28 270
17  36  27  32   3  33   0 0.20    M    M  2.3 14 300   M    M   7 16     18 290
18  40  23  32   3  33   0 0.00    M    M  1.0  9 180   M    M   4 12     14 250
19  31  19  25  -4  40   0 0.69    M    M  3.9 13  20   M    M   6 128    20 360
20  19  14  17 -12  48   0 0.01    M    M  6.5 14  10   M    M  10 168    18  10
21  29  15  22  -6  43   0 0.18    M    M  6.1 21 260   M    M   5 12     31 260
22  23  10  17 -11  48   0 0.00    M    M 13.4 24 280   M    M   2        33 270
23  27  -2  13 -15  52   0 0.00    M    M  2.7 10 250   M    M   3 1      18 180
24  53  27  40  12  25   0 0.89    M    M  4.2 15 210   M    M  10 126    25 180
25  53  21  37  10  28   0 0.02    M    M 11.0 25 290   M    M   3 1      39 250
26  35  18  27   0  38   0 0.04    M    M  0.4  8 130   M    M   6 1      10 150
27  41  32  37  10  28   0    T    M    M  1.5  8 170   M    M  10 12     10 160
28  63  36  50  23  15   0 0.00    M    M  4.9 17 220   M    M   7 12     31 280
29  43  26  35   8  30   0 0.00    M    M  4.1 15 300   M    M   4        20 310
30  40  24  32   6  33   0 0.00    M    M 10.3 28 290   M    M   3        36 290
31  28   9  19  -7  46   0 0.08    M    M 10.4 18 330   M    M   7 1289   26 320
================================================================================
SM 1262  678      1034   0  5.73    M    166.5          M      178
================================================================================
AV 40.7 21.9                               5.4 FASTST   M    M   6    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 28 300               # 40  300
================================================================================
NOTES:
# LAST OF SEVERAL OCCURRENCES

COLUMN 17 PEAK WIND IN M.P.H.

PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6) , PAGE 2

                                          STATION:  POUGHKEEPSIE NY
                                          MONTH:    DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:     2008
                                          LATITUDE:   41 37 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 53 W

[TEMPERATURE DATA]      [PRECIPITATION DATA]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 31.3   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   5.73    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   1.3   DPTR FM NORMAL:    2.50    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    63 ON 28,15 GRTST 24HR  2.69 ON 11-12      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     -2 ON 23                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        TOTAL MONTH:    M          5 = HAIL
                        GRTST 24HR    M  ON   M    6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE
                        GRTST DEPTH:  M  ON   M    7 = DUSTSTORM OR SANDSTORM:
                                                       VSBY 1/2 MILE OR LESS
                                                   8 = SMOKE OR HAZE
[NO. OF DAYS WITH]      [WEATHER - DAYS WITH]      9 = BLOWING SNOW
                                                   X = TORNADO
MAX 32 OR BELOW:   8    0.01 INCH OR MORE:  15
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   8
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  27    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   5
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   1    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   2

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.  1034    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   9
DPTR FM NORMAL   -51    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  14
TOTAL FM JUL 1  2355    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  8
DPTR FM NORMAL   -77

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     0
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1   662    HIGHEST SLP 30.64 ON 23
DPTR FM NORMAL   112    LOWEST  SLP 29.34 ON 12

[REMARKS]
#FINAL-12-08#



 

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