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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:  FEB
                                          Year:   2001

  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  39  28  34  13  31   0 0.00   0.0   3  6.7 22 310 155   26   M       28   W
 2  38  19  29   8  36   0 0.06   1.0   3  8.5 31 290 142   24   M 1 2   40   W
 3  24   9  17  -4  48   0    T     T   3 14.3 30 290 544   90   M       37   W
 4  29   7  18  -3  47   0    T     T   3  6.6 17 180   7    1   M       22   S
 5  30  27  29   8  36   0 0.62   8.1   3  4.4 12 320   0    0   M 1 5 2 14  NW
 6  38  30  34  13  31   0 0.03   0.3   9 10.4 26 290 118   19   M 1 8   33 WNW
 7  36  28  32  10  33   0 0.02   0.3   7 12.4 23 280 316   52   M 1     28   W
 8  33  26  30   8  35   0 0.19   2.2   6  5.7 15 270  11    2   M 8 1 2 17   W
 9  44  30  37  15  28   0 0.24     T   8 12.3 23 170  67   11   M 1     31   S
10  47  19  33  11  32   0 0.05     T   3 23.7 39 290 404   65   M 1 8   55 WNW
11  20   9  15  -7  50   0 0.00   0.0   3 19.3 33 300 624  100   M       41 WNW
12  27   4  16  -6  49   0 0.00   0.0   3  7.0 20 180 626  100   M       25   S
13  41  21  31   8  34   0 0.00   0.0   3  7.7 22 280 629  100   M       28   W
14  40  19  30   7  35   0 0.21   0.0   2 10.1 22 170  12    2   M 1     29   S
15  39  24  32   9  33   0    T     T   T  7.5 18 310 165   26   M 1     22  NW
16  33  19  26   2  39   0 0.03   0.2   T  4.0 16 180  45    7   M 1 8   20   S
17  32  13  23  -1  42   0    T     T   T 16.0 40 290 402   63   M 1 8   56 WNW
18  29   7  18  -6  47   0 0.00   0.0   T  8.1 21 280 481   75   M       24   W
19  37  12  25   1  40   0 0.00   0.0   T 12.0 21 160 503   78   M       28   S
20  50  35  43  18  22   0 0.00   0.0   T  9.1 16 170 265   41   M       21   S
21  44  11  28   3  37   0 0.00   0.0   T 18.0 36 300 487   75   0       46   W
22  21   7  14 -11  51   0 0.09   1.5   T  5.5 15 190 291   44   M 1     18   S
23  33  17  25  -1  40   0 0.03   1.2   3  9.8 31 310 190   29   M 1 8   39  NW
24  27  12  20  -6  45   0 0.00   0.0   2  5.9 28 310 620   94   M       30  NW
25  42  24  33   7  32   0 0.28   1.2   1 12.7 28 160   0    0   M 1 5   36   S
26  41  28  35   8  30   0    T     T   T 16.3 30 290  19    3   M 1     38   W
27  38  25  32   5  33   0    T     T   T 10.4 23 300 139   21   M 1 8   32  NW
28  26  17  22  -6  43   0    T     T   T 12.8 31 300 485   72   M 1     37   W
===============================================================================
Sm  978  527      1059   0  1.85    16.0 297.1         7747      M
===============================================================================
Av 34.9 18.8                              10.6 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    40 290 17780 44           56  WNW
===============================================================================
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:   FEB
                                          Year:    2001

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

Average Monthly: 26.9   Total for Month:   1.85    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   3.4   Dptr fm normal:   -0.42    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    50 on 20    Grtst 24hr 0.62 on 5           TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:      4 on 12                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month:  16.0 Inches  5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 8.1  on 5       6 = GLAZE OR RIME
                        Grtst depth:   9 on 6      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: 10     0.01 inch or more: 12
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  5
Min 32 or below: 27     0.50 inch or more:  1
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.  1059    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal  -103    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  5133    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal    30

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     0
Dptr fm normal     0    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total     0    Highest SLP 30.78  on 12
Dptr fm normal     0    Lowest  SLP 29.37  on 10