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Preliminary Local Climatological Data for
Poughkeepsie, NY


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                                          STATION:   POUGHKEEPSIE NY
                                          MONTH:     AUGUST
                                          YEAR:      2009
                                          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  83  61  72   0   0   7 0.00    M    M  2.3  9 180   M    M   5 12     13 170
 2  77  66  72   0   0   7 0.54    M    M  2.6 13 150   M    M   7 13     22 150
 3  81  61  71  -1   0   6 0.00    M    M  2.3 10 270   M    M   3 18     13 270
 4  85  58  72   0   0   7 0.00    M    M  3.9 13 250   M    M   0 18     18 240
 5  85  59  72   0   0   7 0.00    M    M  4.3 14 260   M    M   1 18     16  30
 6  79  55  67  -5   0   2 0.00    M    M  1.8 12  10   M    M   1        14 290
 7  79  53  66  -6   0   1 0.00    M    M  3.7 15 340   M    M   1        20 300
 8  76  50  63  -9   2   0 0.00    M    M  0.8  9  10   M    M   1        13 270
 9  73  64  69  -3   0   4 0.21    M    M  1.1  9 230   M    M   M 123    15 210
10  91  68  80   8   0  15 0.10    M    M  3.9 25 250   M    M   M 13     30 240
11  88  67  78   6   0  13 0.00    M    M  2.2 12 340   M    M   M 1      16 340
12  82  66  74   3   0   9 2.03    M    M  2.6  9 120   M    M   7 123    12 120
13  76  64  70  -1   0   5 0.38    M    M  1.9  7  30   M    M   9 1      10  30
14  85  62  74   3   0   9 0.00    M    M  0.3  6 210   M    M   4 12      8  10
15  88  64  76   5   0  11 0.00    M    M  1.3  9 230   M    M   2 1      15 160
16  89  66  78   7   0  13 0.00    M    M  1.3  9 250   M    M   1 18     20  60
17  91  67  79   8   0  14 0.00    M    M  1.2  7 190   M    M   0 18      M  M
18  90  67  79   8   0  14    T    M    M  3.8 14 240   M    M   1 18     20 240
19  87  69  78   8   0  13 0.00    M    M  2.7 12 260   M    M   2        15 270
20  88  66  77   7   0  12 0.00    M    M  2.3 10 150   M    M   4 128    14 130
21  90  69  80  10   0  15 0.25    M    M  4.5 23 270   M    M   2 13     43 150
22  82  69  76   6   0  11 0.59    M    M  0.9  8 330   M    M   8 18     18 350
23  83  67  75   6   0  10    T    M    M  1.2 10 230   M    M   7 12     15 190
24  82  65  74   5   0   9 0.00    M    M  1.9  8  40   M    M   4 12     12  30
25  83  61  72   3   0   7 0.00    M    M  1.3  9 240   M    M   1 1      14 260
26  85  62  74   5   0   9 0.02    M    M  5.8 17 270   M    M   3 1      22 260
27  75  56  66  -3   0   1    T    M    M  2.4 12 360   M    M   1        17 360
28  64  60  62  -6   3   0 0.63    M    M  2.6  7  10   M    M  10 1      21 340
29  68  60  64  -4   1   0 0.12    M    M  3.2  9 140   M    M  10 1      14 130
30  80  57  69   1   0   4 0.00    M    M  4.0 15 230   M    M   5 1      24 280
31  71  48  60  -7   5   0 0.00    M    M  3.7 14 340   M    M   1        21 310
================================================================================
SM 2536 1927        11 235  4.87    M     77.8          M      101
================================================================================
AV 81.8 62.2                               2.5 FASTST   M    M   4    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 25 250               # 43  150
================================================================================
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:    AUGUST
                                          YEAR:     2009
                                          LATITUDE:   41 37 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 53 W
 
[TEMPERATURE DATA]      [PRECIPITATION DATA]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16
 
AVERAGE MONTHLY: 72.0   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.87    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   1.5   DPTR FM NORMAL:    1.04    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    91 ON 17,10 GRTST 24HR  2.41 ON 12-13      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     48 ON 31                               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:   0    0.01 INCH OR MORE:  10
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   4    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   9
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   0    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   4
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1
 
[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.    11    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  15
DPTR FM NORMAL    -2    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  10
TOTAL FM JUL 1    16    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  3
DPTR FM NORMAL    -3
 
[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.   235
DPTR FM NORMAL    52    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1   504    HIGHEST SLP 30.26 ON  8
DPTR FM NORMAL   -10    LOWEST  SLP 29.70 ON 29
 
[REMARKS]
#FINAL-08-09#

 

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