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Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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      Preliminary Local Climatological Data (WS Form: F-6)

                                                    
 		Station: ALBANY NY                
                                          Month: NOV
                                          Year:  1997

  Temperature in F :        :Pcpn   :Snow:  Wind     :Sunshine: Sky     :Pk Wnd
===================================== Columns =================================
1   2   3   4   5  6a  6b    7    8   9   10  11  12  13   14  15   16   17  18
Dy Max Min Avg Dep HDD CDD  Wtr  Snw Dpth Avg Spd Dir Min Psbl S-S Wx    Spd Dr
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 1  61  49  55  10  10   0 0.75   0.0   0  4.3 16  80   0    0   M 1     26  80
 2  62  43  53   8  12   0 0.62   0.0   0  9.9 25 210  68   11   M 1     31 210
 3  59  38  49   5  16   0    T   0.0   0  8.3 22 180 537   88   M       26 170
 4  55  37  46   2  19   0 0.18   0.0   0  5.8 18 310 158   26   M       22 310
 5  52  32  42  -2  23   0 0.00   0.0   0  0.0 16 290 509   84   M       18 290
 6  55  28  42  -2  23   0 0.00   0.0   0  1.4  8 110 531   88   M 1 2    8 120
 7  52  33  43   0  22   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.8 17  70 311   51   M       22  70
 8  46  42  44   1  21   0 0.79   0.0   0  6.7 11 360   0    0   M 1     15 360
 9  45  41  43   1  22   0 0.93   0.0   0  7.1 14  10   0    0   M 1     17  10
10  44  38  41  -1  24   0    T   0.0   0 12.7 22 290  13    2   M 1     28 300
11  44  28  36  -6  29   0 0.00   0.0   0  9.6 23 310 328   55   M       25 290
12  36  23  30 -11  35   0    T     T   0  5.0 21 280 308   52   M       24 280
13  37  23  30 -11  35   0 0.00   0.0   0  0.0 10  30 551   94   M       14  20
14  30  24  27 -14  38   0 1.31   8.6   9  9.5 17  10   0    0   M 1     22 360
15  32  27  30 -10  35   0 0.05   0.3   8  4.6 16 280 194   33   M 1     18 270
16  33  26  30 -10  35   0 0.02   0.5   0  9.2 24 290 415   71   M 1     31 290
17  37  27  32  -7  33   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.6 24 280 426   73   M       31 290
18  38  16  27 -12  38   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.7 14 260 456   79   M 1     15 260
19  40  13  27 -12  38   0 0.00   0.0   1  0.0  8 200 445   77   M        8 200
20  38  25  32  -6  33   0 0.00   0.0   3  6.2 18 280 486   85   M 1     22 290
21  45  28  37  -1  28   0 0.00   0.0   1  7.9 20 170 348   61   M       26 170
22  37  27  32  -5  33   0 0.54   2.0   3  8.6 16  10   0    0   M 1     21  20
23  36  27  32  -5  33   0 0.03   0.3   2  4.3 11 180  30    5   M 1     13 190
24  35  21  28  -8  37   0    T   0.1   1 14.3 30 310 127   22   M 1     39 320
25  33  13  23 -13  42   0 0.00   0.0   2  8.4 17 190 235   42   M       22 320
26  45  33  39   4  26   0 0.14   0.0   2 10.3 20 270 279   49   M 1     25 270
27  45  25  35   0  30   0 0.00   0.0   0 19.1 37 290 515   92   M       51 280
28  41  24  33  -1  32   0    T     T   T  5.1 16 180   0    0   M 1     21 180
29  43  23  33  -1  32   0 0.00   0.0   T  4.9 15 310 521   93   M 1     17 280
30  33  20  27  -6  38   0 0.55   0.0   0  0.3  8 320   0    0   M 1      8 330
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Sm 1289  854       872   0  5.91    11.8 204.6         7791      M
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Av 43.0 28.5                               6.8 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    37 290 17531 44           51  280
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Notes:
# Last of several occurrences
Column 17 Peak Wind in M.P.H.



Preliminary Local Climatological Data (WS Form: F-6) , Page 2

                                          Station: ALBANY NY
              
                                          Month:   NOV
                                          Year:    1997

[Temperature Data]      [Precipitation Data]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16

Average Monthly: 35.8   Total for Month:   5.91    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:  -3.9   Dptr fm normal:    2.68    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    62 on  2    Grtst 24hr 1.26 on 8 9         TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     13 on 19,25                            3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month:  11.8 Inches  5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 8.6  on 14      6 = GLAZE OR RIME
                        Grtst depth:   9 on 1      7 = BLOWING DUST OR SAND:
                                                       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:  2     0.01 inch or more: 12
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  9
Min 32 or below: 22     0.50 inch or more:  7
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.   872    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal   113    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  1559    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal   188

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     0
Dptr fm normal     0    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total   474    Highest SLP 30.53  on 6 
Dptr fm normal   -33    Lowest  SLP 29.29  on 2 

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NOV CLIMATOLOGICAL REPORT FOR ALBANY NY                
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE  ALBANY NY
              
 1234 AM EST MON DEC 01 1997


TEMPERATURE DATA......
                             (DEGREES F)
AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE.... 36.6   OR 3.1 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL
AVERAGE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 44.1
AVERAGE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 29.2
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE WAS  62 ON DAY  2
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE WAS  13 ON DAY 25

HEATING DEGREE DAYS           (BASE 65)        COOLING DEGREE DAYS
MONTHLY TOTAL ...........   909       MONTHLY TOTAL ..........   0
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....   150       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL...   0
SEASONAL TOTAL (JUL-JUN).  1596       SEASONAL TOTAL (JAN-DEC) 474
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....   225       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL... -33


PRECIPITATION DATA....
                              ..RAIN..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   5.91  OR   2.68 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL
TOTAL SINCE JANUARY 1ST.....  32.62  OR   0.62 INCHES BELOW NORMAL
GREATEST 24 HOUR RAINFALL WAS  1.26 INCHES ON DAY(S) 8 9  
                              ..SNOW..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........  11.8
TOTAL FOR THE SEASON........   11.8
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL WAS  8.6  INCHES ON DAY(S) 14   

                         ..NUMBER OF DAYS..
WITH  .01 INCHES OR MORE 12          HIGHS 32 DEGREES OR COLDER  2
WITH  .10 INCHES OR MORE  9          HIGHS 90 DEGREES OR WARMER  0
WITH  .50 INCHES OR MORE  7          LOWS  32 DEGREES OR COLDER 22
WITH 1.00 INCHES OR MORE  0          LOWS   0 DEGREES OR COLDER  0


SKY CONDITION.........             SEA LEVEL PRESSURE............

NUMBER OF DAYS  CLEAR ..  M        HIGHEST 30.53  INCHES ON DAY 6 
NUMBER OF DAYS PTCLDY ..  M        LOWEST  29.29  INCHES ON DAY 2 
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY ..  M

WIND DATA.............

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY WIND SPEED WAS  6.8 MPH
THE FASTEST TWO-MINUTE WIND WAS...   37 MPH FROM 290 DEGREES
THE HIGHEST PEAK WIND GUST WAS....   51 FROM 280 DEGREES

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