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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:  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
===============================================================================

 1  85  52  69   3   0   4 0.00   0.0   0  1.2  7 290 705   89   M        8  NW
 2  88  56  72   6   0   7 0.00   0.0   0  1.0  7 320 681   87   M M      9 NNW
 3  88  58  73   8   0   8 0.00   0.0   0  1.4  7 350 722   92   M        9   N
 4  88  61  75  10   0  10 0.00   0.0   0  3.3 10 180 523   67   M 1     14 SSW
 5  84  64  74   9   0   9 0.00   0.0   0  5.1 14 170 544   70   M       17   S
 6  81  70  76  11   0  11 0.31   0.0   0  6.6 21 210 120   15   M 1 3   23 SSW
 7  78  71  75  11   0  10 0.86   0.0   0  7.0 17 160 201   26   M 1     22  SE
 8  80  67  74  10   0   9 0.48   0.0   0  6.8 22 290 300   39   M 1 8 3 24 WNW
 9  83  65  74  10   0   9 0.03   0.0   0  6.6 15 160 343   45   M 1 2 8 20 SSE
10  73  63  68   5   0   3 0.61   0.0   0  4.4 16 160  19    2   M 8 1   20   S
11  76  54  65   2   0   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.8 15 280 667   88   M 1     20 WNW
12  76  50  63   0   2   0 0.00   0.0   0  1.8  8 350 698   92   M       14 WSW
13  78  53  66   4   0   1 0.00   0.0   0  8.5 18 180 698   92   M 1     25 SSW
14  75  57  66   4   0   1    T   0.0   0  7.2 14 200 312   41   M 1     17   S
15  73  60  67   5   0   2 0.09   0.0   0  4.3 11 160  99   13   M 1     14 SSE
16  61  55  58  -4   7   0 5.60   0.0   0 16.7 33  20   0    0   M 1     49 NNE
17  64  53  59  -2   6   0 0.52   0.0   0 19.8 31 300   0    0   M 1     40  NW
18  73  48  61   0   4   0 0.00   0.0   0  7.5 15 320 688   93   M       18  NW
19  72  43  58  -2   7   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.3 14 170 671   91   M 1     17 SSE
20  71  57  64   5   1   0 0.31   0.0   0 11.8 23 160 521   71   M 1     30 SSE
21  60  50  55  -4  10   0 0.39   0.0   0  8.0 14 290   0    0   M 1     16   N
22  54  47  51  -8  14   0 0.67   0.0   0 10.0 20 300   2    0   M 1     24  NW
23  72  40  56  -3   9   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.4 15 190 639   88   M       17 SSW
24  75  54  65   7   0   0 0.01   0.0   0  8.8 18 160 612   84   M       23   S
25  68  44  56  -2   9   0 0.01   0.0   0  6.6 21 290 488   68   M 1     25 WNW
26  68  39  54  -4  11   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.5 10 170 648   90   M 1 2   14 SSW
27  72  48  60   3   5   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.2 14 180 236   33   M 1     17   S
28  77  62  70  13   0   5 0.00   0.0   0  7.4 11 180 162   23   M 1 8   14   S
29  75  65  70  14   0   5 0.00   0.0   0 12.9 23 190 124   17   M 8 1   31   S
30  69  44  57   1   8   0 1.17   0.0   0 11.0 26 280 189   27   M 1     33   W
===============================================================================
Sm 2237 1650        93  94 11.06    0    211.9        11612      M
===============================================================================
Av 74.6 55.0                               7.1 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    33  20 22577 51           49  NNE
===============================================================================
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:    1999

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

Average Monthly: 64.8   Total for Month:  11.06    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   3.5   Dptr fm normal:    8.11    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    88 on  4    Grtst 24hr 6.00 on 16 17       TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     39 on 26                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month: 0   Inches    5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 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: 10
Min 32 or below:  0     0.50 inch or more:  6
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  2

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.    93    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal   -48    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total   109    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal   -44

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.    94
Dptr fm normal    64    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total   721    Highest SLP 30.37  on 27
Dptr fm normal   214    Lowest  SLP 29.37  on 16

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SEP CLIMATOLOGICAL REPORT FOR ALBANY NY               
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE  ALBANY NY               
 

TEMPERATURE DATA......
                             (DEGREES F)
AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE.... 64.8   OR 3.5 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL
AVERAGE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 74.6
AVERAGE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 55.0
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE WAS  88 ON DAY  4
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE WAS  39 ON DAY 26

HEATING DEGREE DAYS           (BASE 65)        COOLING DEGREE DAYS
MONTHLY TOTAL ...........    93       MONTHLY TOTAL ..........  94
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....   -48       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL...  64
SEASONAL TOTAL (JUL-JUN).   109       SEASONAL TOTAL (JAN-DEC) 721
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....   -44       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL... 214


PRECIPITATION DATA....
                              ..RAIN..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........  11.06  OR   8.11 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL
TOTAL SINCE JANUARY 1ST.....  32.71  OR   5.53 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL
GREATEST 24 HOUR RAINFALL WAS  6.00 INCHES ON DAY(S) 16 17
                              ..SNOW..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   0.0
TOTAL FOR THE SEASON........     T
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL WAS  0    INCHES ON DAY(S)     

                         ..NUMBER OF DAYS..
WITH  .01 INCHES OR MORE 14          HIGHS 32 DEGREES OR COLDER  0
WITH  .10 INCHES OR MORE 10          HIGHS 90 DEGREES OR WARMER  0
WITH  .50 INCHES OR MORE  6          LOWS  32 DEGREES OR COLDER  0
WITH 1.00 INCHES OR MORE  2          LOWS   0 DEGREES OR COLDER  0


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

NUMBER OF DAYS  CLEAR ..  M        HIGHEST 30.37  INCHES ON DAY 27
NUMBER OF DAYS PTCLDY ..  M        LOWEST  29.37  INCHES ON DAY 16
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY ..  M

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

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY WIND SPEED WAS  7.1 MPH
THE FASTEST ONE-MINUTE WIND WAS...   33 MPH FROM  20 DEGREES
THE HIGHEST PEAK WIND GUST WAS....   49 FROM THE NNE

REMARKS...

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Preliminary Local Climatological Data (WS Form: F-6)