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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:   FEB
                                          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  40  15  28   7  37   0 0.00   0.0   5  0.6  6 160 522   87   M 1      6 130
 2  45  16  31  10  34   0 0.00   0.0   5  5.1 15 170 343   57   M 1 8   20 160
 3  39  25  32  11  33   0 0.00   0.0   4  5.1 19 290   4    1   0 1 8   24 290
 4  34  27  31  10  34   0 0.00   0.0   4  0.0 15  10  13    2   M       18  36
 5  35  19  27   6  38   0    T     T   4 23.0 26  20  21    3   M       13 020
 6  34  15  25   4  40   0 0.00   0.0   3  7.4 15  20 611  100   M       21  20
 7  35  14  25   3  40   0 0.00   0.0   3  4.9 13  20 538   88   M       15  20
 8  38  14  26   4  39   0 0.00   0.0   3  2.3  8 330 517   84   M       10 350
 9  45  13  29   7  36   0 0.00   0.0   3  0.4  8 160 619  100   M 1      8 180
10  45  17  31   9  34   0 0.00   0.0   3  3.1 13 160 453   73   M 1 8   16 160
11  47  30  39  17  26   0 0.04   0.0   2  8.4 18 170 154   25   M 1 8   24 170
12  45  36  41  19  24   0 0.66   0.0   T  8.6 28 280   0    0   M 1 2 8 36 290
13  37  21  29   6  36   0    T     T   T 18.4 32 280 222   35   M       38 290
14  27   8  18  -5  47   0 0.00   0.0   T 10.0 21 310 631  100   M       25 300
15  21   5  13 -10  52   0 0.00   0.0   T  4.6 10 330 554   87   M       13  20
16  33   9  21  -3  44   0 0.00   0.0   T  3.3 13 170 554   87   M       15 180
17  40  29  35  11  30   0 0.22   1.1   T  4.8 16  30   0    0   M 1     18  30
18  45  33  39  15  26   0 0.36     T   1  5.8 14  60   0    0   M 1     18 050
19  40  34  37  13  28   0 0.22   0.0   T  3.2 16 280   0    0   M 1     21 280
20  42  37  40  15  25   0    T   0.0   T  5.3 18 290   0    0   M       22 280
21  40  35  38  13  27   0    T     T   T 17.0 28 300  65   10   M       32 290
22  44  27  36  11  29   0 0.00   0.0   0  9.9 20 310 309   47   M       24 280
23  42  26  34   8  31   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.5 15  60   0    0   M 1     18  60
24  38  31  35   9  30   0 0.64   3.4   1 12.5 21 360   0    0   M 1     29  10
25  38  33  36  10  29   0 0.42   1.5   3  9.5 21 310   0    0   M 1     25 320
26  46  32  39  12  26   0 0.00   0.0   0 14.7 22 310 605   91   M       26 300
27  48  30  39  12  26   0 0.00   0.0   2  5.7 16 310 664   99   M       18 300
28  54  30  42  14  23   0 0.02   0.0   0  2.9 11  30  52    8   M       14  30
===============================================================================
Sm 1117  661       924   0  2.58     6.0 202.0         7451      M
===============================================================================
Av 39.9 23.6                               7.2 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    32 280 17621 42           38  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:   FEB
                                          Year:    1998

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

Average Monthly: 31.8   Total for Month:   2.58    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   8.3   Dptr fm normal:    0.31    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    54 on 28    Grtst 24hr .70  on 11 12       TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:      5 on 15                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month:   6.0 Inches  5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 3.4  on 24      6 = GLAZE OR RIME
                        Grtst depth:   5 on 2      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:  8
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  6
Min 32 or below: 22     0.50 inch or more:  2
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.   924    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal  -238    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  4677    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal  -426

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     0
Dptr fm normal     0    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total     0    Highest SLP 30.64  on 15
Dptr fm normal     0    Lowest  SLP 29.37  on 12