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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:   APR
                                          Year:    1998

  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
===============================================================================

 1  63  44  54  13  11   0 0.68   0.0   0  8.2 24 170 133   17   M 1 3   28 170
 2  58  42  50   9  15   0 0.26   0.0   0  6.5 29 280 171   22   M 1     37 290
 3  52  37  45   3  20   0    T   0.0   0 11.1 23 290 225   29   M       29 270
 4  43  36  40  -2  25   0 0.00   0.0   0 12.7 23  40   1    0   M       29  40
 5  48  35  42   0  23   0 0.00   0.0   0  9.5 22 320   9    1   M       28 330
 6  57  38  48   5  17   0 0.00   0.0   0 12.0 25 280 257   33   M       31 300
 7  61  36  49   6  16   0 0.00   0.0   0  7.5 16 280 720   92   M       25 290
 8  61  33  47   4  18   0 0.23   0.0   0  3.3 18 200 130   17   M 1     18 200
 9  50  41  46   2  19   0 0.12   0.0   0  7.2 18  30  24    3   M 1     22  30
10  53  36  45   1  20   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.6 23  20 610   77   M       30  40
11  57  27  42  -3  23   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.8 13  20 724   91   M       16  10
12  63  28  46   1  19   0 0.00   0.0   0  2.0  9 310 795  100   M       13 360
13  67  31  49   4  16   0 0.00   0.0   0  2.6 11 300 798  100   M       16 350
14  71  34  53   7  12   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.1 20 170 673   84   M       25 160
15  60  47  54   8  11   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.5 10 180  95   12   M       13 160
16  68  44  56   9   9   0 0.19   0.0   0  9.1 21 160 132   16   M 1 8   28 160
17  68  43  56   9   9   0 0.08   0.0   0 14.7 24 290  32    4   M 1     32 170
18  61  31  46  -1  19   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.4 28 290 349   43   M       36 300
19  51  44  48   0  17   0 1.33   0.0   0  3.9 13  20   0    0   M 1     17  30
20  55  40  48   0  17   0 0.08   0.0   0  8.2 18 290 120   15   M 1     23 290
21  64  33  49   0  16   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.6 20 280 678   83   0       22 290
22  69  35  52   3  13   0 0.00   0.0   0  1.7  9 150 748   91   M       11 170
23  62  44  53   4  12   0 0.48   0.0   0  8.6 21  70   0    0   M 1     25  70
24  71  44  58   8   7   0 0.03   0.0   0  6.9 28 290 481   58   M       33 270
25  56  41  49  -1  16   0    T   0.0   0 15.3 29 290 533   64   M       36 300
26  49  32  41  -9  24   0 0.01   0.0   0  4.5 13 160   8    1   M 1     15  10
27  53  31  42  -9  23   0 0.00   0.0   0  9.7 21  20 452   54   M       28 360
28  62  36  49  -2  16   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.9 28 280 810   97   M       33 280
29  72  33  53   1  12   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.8 18 270 840  100   M       23 230
30  76  48  62  10   3   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.8 15 260 639   76   M       18 290
===============================================================================
Sm 1801 1124       478   0  3.49    0    229.7        11187      M
===============================================================================
Av 60.0 37.5                               7.7 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    29 290 24320 46           37  290
===============================================================================
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:   APR
                                          Year:    1998

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

Average Monthly: 48.8   Total for Month:   3.49    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   2.4   Dptr fm normal:    0.50    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    76 on 30    Grtst 24hr 1.40 on 19-20       TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     27 on 11                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month: 0   Inches    5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 0.00 on 0       6 = GLAZE OR RIME
                        Grtst depth:   0 on -      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:  0     0.01 inch or more: 11
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  7
Min 32 or below:  6     0.50 inch or more:  2
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  1

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.   478    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal   -80    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  5984    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal  -629

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     0
Dptr fm normal     0    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total    10    Highest SLP 30.34  on 12
Dptr fm normal    10    Lowest  SLP 29.51  on 10