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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:    1999

  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  63  34  49   8  16   0    T   0.0   0  3.1  9 180 125   16   M       11 SSW
 2  54  45  50   9  15   0 0.00   0.0   0  8.1 16  30 312   41   M       18 NNE
 3  63  47  55  13  10   0    T   0.0   0 11.9 18 170 133   17   M       24   S
 4  52  34  43   1  22   0 0.01   0.0   0 13.9 26  20 501   65   M       34 NNE
 5  56  29  43   1  22   0 0.00   0.0   0  7.9 16  10 722   93   M       24   N
 6  66  28  47   4  18   0 0.01   0.0   0 11.3 26 170 629   81   M       34   S
 7  59  36  48   5  17   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.7 30 300 454   58   M       36  NW
 8  70  36  53  10  12   0 0.01   0.0   0 14.9 34 280 578   74   M       47   W 
 9  47  34  41  -3  24   0 0.01   0.0   0  6.0 21  20  15    2   M       26 NNE
10  54  31  43  -1  22   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.1 21 360 395   50   M       26   N
11  50  24  37  -8  28   0    T   0.0   0  4.4 21 190 503   64   M       23   S
12  57  34  46   1  19   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.7 24 320 686   86   M 1     30 NNW
13  54  35  45   0  20   0 0.00   0.0   0 14.9 28 310 682   85   M       34  NW
14  59  38  49   3  16   0 0.00   0.0   0 15.0 31 290 625   78   M       40 WNW
15  63  27  45  -1  20   0 0.00   0.0   0  7.8 21 280 600   70   M       25   W
16  50  35  43  -4  22   0 0.20   0.0   0  4.6 14 160  26    3   M 1     20  SE
17  54  40  47   0  18   0 0.07   0.0   0  8.5 23 310 118   15   M 1     30   W
18  58  44  51   4  14   0    T   0.0   0 13.4 26 290 483   59   M       31  NW
19  55  36  46  -2  19   0 0.03   0.0   0  6.5 16 200 265   32   M       18 SSW
20  56  33  45  -3  20   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.3 15 320 338   41   M 1     16  NW
21  62  33  48  -1  17   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.2 14 320 610   74   M       17   S
22  52  43  48  -1  17   0 0.10   0.0   0  3.8 10 200   1    0   M 8 1   14   S
23  48  35  42  -7  23   0 0.16   0.0   0  8.5 17  10   0    0   M 1     22 NNE
24  56  32  44  -6  21   0 0.00   0.0   0 13.6 25 270 787   95   M       31  NW
25  59  32  46  -4  19   0 0.00   0.0   0  8.1 21 290 739   89   M       25 WNW
26  67  40  54   4  11   0    T   0.0   0 11.5 31 290 468   56   M       40 WNW
27  60  33  47  -4  18   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.2 23  30 734   88   M       28 NNE
28  63  32  48  -3  17   0 0.00   0.0   0  7.4 20  30 757   90   M       24 NNE
29  68  33  51  -1  14   0 0.00   0.0   0  9.6 24  30 797   95   M       30  NE
30  70  37  54   2  11   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.7 16 170 795   94   M       20 SSE
     
TEMPERATURE DATA......
                             (DEGREES F)
AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE.... 46.6   OR 0.2 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL
AVERAGE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 58.2
AVERAGE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 35.0
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE WAS  70 ON DAY 30
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE WAS  24 ON DAY 11

HEATING DEGREE DAYS           (BASE 65)        COOLING DEGREE DAYS
MONTHLY TOTAL ...........   542       MONTHLY TOTAL ..........   0
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....   -16       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL...   0
SEASONAL TOTAL (JUL-JUN).  6092       SEASONAL TOTAL (JAN-DEC)   0
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....  -521       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL...   0


PRECIPITATION DATA....
                              ..RAIN..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   0.60  OR   2.39 INCHES BELOW NORMAL
TOTAL SINCE JANUARY 1ST.....  11.12  OR   0.57 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL
GREATEST 24 HOUR RAINFALL WAS  .27  INCHES ON DAY(S) 16 17
                              ..SNOW..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   0.0
TOTAL FOR THE SEASON........   44.1
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL WAS  0    INCHES ON DAY(S)      

                         ..NUMBER OF DAYS..
WITH  .01 INCHES OR MORE  9          HIGHS 32 DEGREES OR COLDER  0
WITH  .10 INCHES OR MORE  3          HIGHS 90 DEGREES OR WARMER  0
WITH  .50 INCHES OR MORE  0          LOWS  32 DEGREES OR COLDER  8
WITH 1.00 INCHES OR MORE  0          LOWS   0 DEGREES OR COLDER  0


SKY CONDITION.........             SEA LEVEL PRESSURE............

NUMBER OF DAYS  CLEAR ..  M        HIGHEST 30.37  INCHES ON DAY 5 
NUMBER OF DAYS PTCLDY ..  M        LOWEST  29.53  INCHES ON DAY 16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY ..  M

WIND DATA.............

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY WIND SPEED WAS  9.0 MPH
THE FASTEST ONE-MINUTE WIND WAS...   34 MPH FROM 280 DEGREES
THE HIGHEST PEAK WIND GUST WAS....   47 FROM THE W  

REMARKS...2nd driest April on record