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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:   MAR
                                          Year:    1998

  Temperature in F :        :Pcpn   :Snow:  Wind     :Sunshine: Sky     :Pk Wnd
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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  48  30  39  11  26   0 0.02   0.0   0  4.7 15 170   0    0   M 1     18 180
 2  47  29  38   9  27   0 0.06   0.0   0  3.0 11 270 171   26   M 1 2   14 260
 3  42  28  35   6  30   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.4 14 290 107   16   M 1 2   16 280
 4  42  26  34   5  31   0 0.05     T   0  4.9 14 280   0    0   M 1     15 280
 5  44  33  39   9  26   0 0.06   0.1   0  7.8 16 280 245   36   M 1     18 290
 6  42  32  37   7  28   0    T     T   0  4.4 11 300 171   25   M 1     16 280
 7  46  30  38   7  27   0    T     T   0  4.9 15 170  73   11   M       17 180
 8  46  27  37   6  28   0 0.52   0.0   0  4.3 15 130 205   30   M 1     17 140
 9  57  35  46  15  19   0 0.77   0.0   0  6.2 18 250   0    0   M 1     23 250
10  54  23  39   7  26   0 0.04     T   0 18.4 30 290 131   19   M 1     39 270
11  24  11  18 -14  47   0    T     T   0 20.3 31 310 607   86   M       37 290
12  22  11  17 -16  48   0 0.02   0.2   0 13.7 33 300 396   56   M 1 8 2 41 270
13  36   6  21 -12  44   0 0.00   0.0   0  8.9 21 180 490   69   M       26 170
14  36  30  33   0  32   0 0.17   1.7   1 14.5 24 160   0    0   M 8 1 2 32 270
15  37  26  32  -2  33   0    T     T   1 13.6 23 300 563   79   M       30 300
16  37  23  30  -4  35   0    T     T   0  5.3 11 360 392   55   M       15 360
17  42  20  31  -4  34   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.3 13 170 653   91   M       14 180
18  37  33  35   0  30   0 0.04     T   0  6.5 14 160   0    0   M 1     17 160
19  41  34  38   2  27   0 0.38   0.0   0  3.3  9 180  66    9   M 1     11 180
20  47  31  39   3  26   0 0.01   0.0   0  7.8 18  10   3    0   M 1     23 010
21  31  28  30  -6  35   0 0.37   0.8   T  9.2 16  10   0    0   M 1     20 010
22  33  27  30  -7  35   0 0.37   3.5   3  8.2 22 270   0    0   M 1 2   26 290
23  38  14  26 -11  39   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.2 21 280   0    0   M 1     23 270
24  38  18  28 -10  37   0 0.00   0.0   0  8.1 17 240 636   86   M 1     20 300
25  46  17  32  -6  33   0 0.00   0.0   T 14.0 20 170 635   88   M 1     25 180
26  62  36  49  11  16   0 0.00   0.0   0 13.5 23 170 302   40   M 1     31 170
27  78  55  67  28   0   2 0.00   0.0   0 11.1 21 270 388   52   M       29 260
28  83  50  67  28   0   2 0.00   0.0   0 10.9 26 190 548   73   M 1     32 170
29  71  45  58  18   7   0    T   0.0   0 10.6 26 300 350   47   M       34 290
30  83  40  62  22   3   0 0.00   0.0   0  8.8 24 170 522   69   M 1     28 190
31  89  52  71  31   0   6 0.00   0.0   0  9.8 20 250 579   76   M       24 210

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Sm 1479  900       829  10  2.88     6.3 271.6         8581      M
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Av 47.7 29.0                               8.8 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    33 300 22228 39           41  270
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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:   MAR
                                          Year:    1998

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

Average Monthly: 38.4   Total for Month:   2.88    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   4.1   Dptr fm normal:   -0.05    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    89 on 31    Grtst 24hr 0.89 on 8-9         TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:      6 on 13                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month:   6.3 Inches  5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 4.3  on 21-22   6 = GLAZE OR RIME
                        Grtst depth:   3 on 22     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:  3     0.01 inch or more: 14
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  6
Min 32 or below: 21     0.50 inch or more:  2
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.   829    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal  -123    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  5506    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal  -549

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.    10
Dptr fm normal    10    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total    10    Highest SLP 30.66  on 17
Dptr fm normal    10    Lowest  SLP 29.26  on 10

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