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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:   MAY
                                          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  72  50  61   9   4   0 0.04   0.0   0  5.8 16 160 110   13   M 1     20 180
 2  64  56  60   7   5   0 0.75   0.0   0  5.5 15 350  22    3   M 1     20 360
 3  66  58  62   9   3   0 0.11   0.0   0  6.9 16 200 113   13   M 1     20 200
 4  72  54  63  10   2   0 0.08   0.0   0  5.2 21 170  79    9   M 1 8   28 140
 5  74  57  66  12   0   1 0.55   0.0   0  6.7 17 180 165   19   M 1     21 190
 6  71  56  64  10   1   0 0.35   0.0   0  3.4 15 200 116   14   M 1 3   21 210
 7  74  53  64   9   1   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.8 11 120 495   58   M 1     17 110
 8  67  52  60   5   5   0    T   0.0   0  3.9 11 190 171   20   M 1     16 180
 9  64  57  61   6   4   0 0.28   0.0   0  5.9 13  40   0    0   M 1     16 350
10  58  54  56   0   9   0 1.20   0.0   0  9.7 18  10   0    0   M 1     29 360
11  64  49  57   1   8   0 0.68   0.0   0  8.5 25  70   0    0   M 1     37 070
12  70  43  57   1   8   0 0.00   0.0   0  7.5 17  60 551   63   M       21  70
13  74  38  56   0   9   0 0.00   0.0   0  0.0  9 180 790   90   M 1     13 180
14  80  41  61   4   4   0 0.00   0.0   0  0.9  8 160 790   90   M 1     10 160
15  84  50  67   9   0   2 0.00   0.0   0  2.3  9  20 852   97   M       13 050
16  87  55  71  13   0   6 0.00   0.0   0  5.4 17 160 812   92   M 1 8   23 180
17  74  57  66   8   0   1 0.03   0.0   0  9.5 17 180 470   53   M 1 3   24 170
18  78  51  65   7   0   0 0.00   0.0   0  9.4 24 280 744   84   M 1 8   29 290
19  79  55  67   8   0   2 0.00   0.0   0  5.8 14  10 885  100   M       17 040
20  81  55  68   9   0   3 0.00   0.0   0  6.8 26 280 648   73   M       32 280
21  70  48  59   0   6   0    T   0.0   0 16.4 30 280 554   62   M       38 280
22  63  43  53  -7  12   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.6 21 310 290   33   M       26 300
23  72  43  58  -2   7   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.3 24 290 813   91   M       30 270
24  79  43  61   1   4   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.6 17 270 885   99   M       22 270
25  72  52  62   1   3   0 0.03   0.0   0  6.5 16 160 413   46   M       18 160
26  77  55  66   5   0   1 0.03   0.0   0  6.1 18 320 490   55   M       21 320
27  78  45  62   1   3   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.4 10 250 899  100   M       15 220
28  84  51  68   6   0   3 0.00   0.0   0  5.8 17 270 770   86   M 8     20 270
29  87  64  76  14   0  11 0.07   0.0   0  9.2 34 290 600   67   M 8 3 1 44 320
30  80  58  69   7   0   4 0.00   0.0   0  9.8 22 270 820   91   M 1     26 270
31  81  57  69   6   0   4 1.67   0.0   0 10.4 55 320 288   32   M 8 3 X 82 320
===============================================================================
Sm 2296 1600        98  38  5.87    0    208.0        14635      M
===============================================================================
Av 74.1 51.6                               6.7 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    55 320 27446 53           82  320
===============================================================================
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:   MAY
                                          Year:    1998

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

Average Monthly: 62.8   Total for Month:   5.87    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   5.2   Dptr fm normal:    2.46    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    87 on 29    Grtst 24hr 1.67 on 31          TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     38 on 13                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month: 0   Inches    5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 0.0  on -       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: 14
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  8
Min 32 or below:  0     0.50 inch or more:  5
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  2

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.    98    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal  -149    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  6082    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal  -778

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.    38
Dptr fm normal    20    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total    48    Highest SLP 30.26  on 13
Dptr fm normal    30    Lowest  SLP 29.43  on 31