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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: NOV
                                          Year:  1999

  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
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 1  64  37  51   6  14   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.8 15 170 580   94   M 1     20   S
 2  69  52  61  16   4   0 0.42   0.0   0 12.9 33 160   0    0   M 1 8   43   S
 3  66  40  53   9  12   0 0.00   0.0   0 15.1 25 240 322   52   M       33  SW
 4  49  32  41  -3  24   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.5 30 260 440   72   M       36   W
 5  61  30  46   2  19   0 0.00   0.0   0  9.7 18 160 338   56   M       22 SSW
 6  55  42  49   5  16   0 0.00   0.0   0 12.2 26 300 517   85   M       33   W
 7  44  31  38  -5  27   0 0.00   0.0   0 14.4 25 310 474   78   M       31  NW
 8  42  25  34  -9  31   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.9 16 280 266   44   M       20 WNW
 9  58  37  48   6  17   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.8 21 170 265   44   M       25   S
10  69  38  54  12  11   0 0.12   0.0   0 10.7 24  20  62   10   M 8 1   32   N
11  38  25  32 -10  33   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.9 23 200 556   94   M       30 SSW
12  43  21  32  -9  33   0    T   0.0   0  8.4 18 180 180   30   M       23   S
13  48  39  44   3  21   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.1 15 280   3    1   M       17   W
14  52  38  45   4  20   0    T   0.0   0 16.5 31 290  48    8   M 8 1   38   W
15  41  31  36  -4  29   0    T     T   0 17.3 30 310 301   51   M       38  NW
16  36  28  32  -8  33   0 0.00   0.0   0 19.9 32 300 324   55   M       40   W
17  39  27  33  -6  32   0 0.00   0.0   0 16.1 31 300 540   94   M       39  NW
18  49  27  38  -1  27   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.6 10 170 421   72   M       11  SE
19  60  40  50  11  15   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.2 23 160 433   75   M       31   S
20  59  46  53  15  12   0 0.01   0.0   0 11.4 24 290 193   34   M       30   W
21  55  33  44   6  21   0 0.00   0.0   0  0.8  7  40 517   90   M 1      8  NE
22  61  46  54  17  11   0    T   0.0   0  8.8 18 170 205   36   M 1     23   S
23  59  45  52  15  13   0 0.01   0.0   0  5.2 14 170   2    0   M 1 2   18   S
24  68  48  58  22   7   0 0.00   0.0   0 12.3 21 180 225   40   M 1     26 WNW
25  48  43  46  10  19   0 0.16   0.0   0  2.9 13 320   0    0   M 1     17 WNW
26  62  42  52  17  13   0 0.67   0.0   0  6.1 22 160   0    0   M 1     26 SSE
27  61  38  50  15  15   0 0.63   0.0   0  6.2 23 250 218   39   M 1     28   W
28  46  36  41   7  24   0    T     T   0 13.7 25 290 160   28   M       32   W
29  39  28  34   0  31   0 0.03   0.1   0  6.5 15 280  30    5   M 1     17   W
30  34  22  28  -5  37   0 0.02   0.3   T 11.7 21 360 208   37   M 1     25 NNE
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Sm 1575 1067       621   0  2.07     0.4 306.6         7828      M
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Av 52.5 35.6                              10.2 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    33 160 17737 44           43  S  
===============================================================================
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:   NOV
                                          Year:    1999

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

Average Monthly: 44.0   Total for Month:   2.07    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   4.3   Dptr fm normal:   -1.16    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    69 on 10    Grtst 24hr .91  on 26 27       TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     21 on 12                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month:   0.4 Inches  5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr .3   on 30      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:  9
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  5
Min 32 or below: 12     0.50 inch or more:  2
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.   621    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal  -138    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  1223    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal  -148

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     0
Dptr fm normal     0    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total   721    Highest SLP 30.57  on 30
Dptr fm normal   214    Lowest  SLP 29.35  on 2 

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NOV CLIMATOLOGICAL REPORT FOR ALBANY NY                
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE  ALBANY NY                
 530 AM EST WED DEC 01 1999


TEMPERATURE DATA......
                             (DEGREES F)
AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE.... 44.0   OR 4.3 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL
AVERAGE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 52.5
AVERAGE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 35.6
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE WAS  69 ON DAY 10
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE WAS  21 ON DAY 12

HEATING DEGREE DAYS           (BASE 65)        COOLING DEGREE DAYS
MONTHLY TOTAL ...........   621       MONTHLY TOTAL ..........   0
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....  -138       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL...   0
SEASONAL TOTAL (JUL-JUN).  1223       SEASONAL TOTAL (JAN-DEC) 721
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....  -148       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL... 214


PRECIPITATION DATA....
                              ..RAIN..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   2.07  OR   1.16 INCHES BELOW NORMAL
TOTAL SINCE JANUARY 1ST.....  37.20  OR   3.96 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL
GREATEST 24 HOUR RAINFALL WAS  .91  INCHES ON DAY(S) 26 27
                              ..SNOW..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   0.4
TOTAL FOR THE SEASON........    0.4
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL WAS  .3   INCHES ON DAY(S) 30   

                         ..NUMBER OF DAYS..
WITH  .01 INCHES OR MORE  9          HIGHS 32 DEGREES OR COLDER  0
WITH  .10 INCHES OR MORE  5          HIGHS 90 DEGREES OR WARMER  0
WITH  .50 INCHES OR MORE  2          LOWS  32 DEGREES OR COLDER 12
WITH 1.00 INCHES OR MORE  0          LOWS   0 DEGREES OR COLDER  0


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

NUMBER OF DAYS  CLEAR ..  M        HIGHEST 30.57  INCHES ON DAY 30
NUMBER OF DAYS PTCLDY ..  M        LOWEST  29.35  INCHES ON DAY 2 
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY ..  M

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

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY WIND SPEED WAS 10.2 MPH
THE FASTEST ONE-MINUTE WIND WAS...   33 MPH FROM 160 DEGREES
THE HIGHEST PEAK WIND GUST WAS....   43 FROM THE S  

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