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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: SEP
                                          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  77  53  65  -1   0   0 0.00   0.0   0  1.4  9 310 731   93   M       13  NW
 2  71  53  62  -4   3   0 0.40   0.0   0  5.0 24 310 106   13   M 1 3 2 31 WNW
 3  75  51  63  -2   2   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.4 13 190 463   59   M 1 2 8 16 SSE
 4  78  53  66   1   0   1 0.00   0.0   0  4.0 14 310 642   82   M 1 8   18  NW
 5  74  52  63  -2   2   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.8 23 280 685   88   M       28  28
 6  89  56  73   8   0   8 0.00   0.0   0  7.6 17 270 670   86   M       22  28
 7  73  58  66   2   0   1 0.44   0.0   0  4.5 29 290   0    0   M 1 8 3 37  30
 8  69  49  59  -5   6   0 0.05   0.0   0  5.6 18  10 482   63   M       23 360
 9  67  50  59  -5   6   0 0.10   0.0   0 10.3 22 310 296   39   M 1     26  NW
10  69  50  60  -3   5   0 0.00   0.0   0 12.4 26 280 654   85   M       31  29
11  77  45  61  -2   4   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.7 15 290 549   72   M       18  29
12  79  58  69   6   0   4    T   0.0   0  7.8 18 290 303   40   M       25 WNW
13  73  55  64   2   1   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.4 13  10 652   86   M       15 NNE
14  77  54  66   4   0   1 0.00   0.0   0  4.4 10 170 326   43   M 8 1   14   S
15  79  70  75  13   0  10    T   0.0   0  7.6 16 170  78   10   M 1 8   20   S
16  73  50  62   0   3   0 0.05   0.0   0  7.0 20  30 261   35   M 1 8   25  NE
17  78  45  62   1   3   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.5 10 300 745  100   M       13   N
18  75  50  63   2   2   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.7 14 170 742  100   M       18 SSE
19  77  60  69   9   0   4 0.00   0.0   0  8.9 16 180 489   66   M 1     21  18
20  83  59  71  12   0   6 0.00   0.0   0  4.6 10 170 637   87   M 1 8   13  16
21  83  67  75  16   0  10 0.18   0.0   0  5.9 14 180 603   82   M 1 8 3 23  18
22  70  54  62   3   3   0 0.18   0.0   0  6.5 17  30  55    8   M 1     23   N
23  62  42  52  -7  13   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.1 20 280 683   94   M       24 WNW
24  63  36  50  -8  15   0 0.00   0.0   0  2.6 11 260 670   92   M       15  SW
25  68  49  59   1   6   0    T   0.0   0  7.7 16 170  62    9   M 8     21  SE
26  76  51  64   6   1   0 0.35   0.0   0  4.0 22 330 335   47   M 1 2 8 26  NW
27  84  64  74  17   0   9 0.07   0.0   0  9.5 18 180 212   30   M 1 8   24   S
28  69  46  58   1   7   0 0.00   0.0   0 12.8 25 280 562   79   M       31 WNW
29  68  40  54  -2  11   0 0.00   0.0   0  2.3 10 190 710  100   M       13 SSW
30  68  49  59   3   6   0 0.16   0.0   0  6.8 16 170 112   16   M 1 3   22   S
===============================================================================
Sm 2224 1569        99  54  1.98    0    186.8        13515      M
===============================================================================
Av 74.1 52.3                               6.2 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    29 290 22500 60           37  30
===============================================================================
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:   SEP
                                          Year:    1998

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

Average Monthly: 63.2   Total for Month:   1.98    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   1.9   Dptr fm normal:   -0.97    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    89 on  6    Grtst 24hr 0.37 on 26          TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     36 on 24                               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: 10
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  7
Min 32 or below:  0     0.50 inch or more:  0
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.    99    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal   -42    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total   111    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal   -42

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.    54
Dptr fm normal    24    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total   627    Highest SLP 30.27  on 24
Dptr fm normal   120    Lowest  SLP 29.51  on 8