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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:   MAR
                                          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  28  16  22  -6  43   0 0.02   1.4   T  7.1 23 280 290   43   M 1     28   W
 2  30  15  23  -6  42   0 0.09   1.3   1  2.5 12 360   4    1   M 1 8   14 NNE
 3  31  16  24  -5  41   0    T     T   2  6.3 14  10 204   30   M 8     17   N
 4  29  12  21  -8  44   0 0.03   0.5   T  4.6 14  10   0    0   M 1     15   N
 5  27  22  25  -5  40   0 0.86   8.2   3  9.8 15 360   0    0   M 1 2   18   N
 6  32  26  29  -1  36   0 0.66   8.4  13 11.6 23  10   0    0   M 1 2   29   N
 7  36  20  28  -3  37   0    T     T  13  7.6 16  20 495   72   M 8     18   N
 8  38  13  26  -5  39   0    T     T  11  5.9 15 170 511   74   M 1     18   S
 9  35  32  34   3  31   0 0.56   5.6   8  6.2 13 170   0    0   M 1 2   17   S
10  36  27  32   0  33   0 0.04   0.7  11 13.0 30 280 359   51   M 1 8   37   W
11  38  17  28  -4  37   0 0.02     T   9 12.6 35 280 110   16   M 1 8   40   W
12  33  16  25  -8  40   0 0.00   0.0   8  5.6 20 290 626   89   M       22 WNW
13  36  28  32  -1  33   0 0.55     T   8  3.7 10 180   0    0   M 1     12   S
14  39  31  35   2  30   0    T     T   7 15.1 35 270  65    9   M 1 2   41 WNW
15  47  31  39   5  26   0 0.00   0.0   7  6.8 24 290 327   46   M       32 WNW
16  42  26  34   0  31   0 0.00   0.0   6  4.4 14 100 413   58   M       17   E
17  39  28  34  -1  31   0 0.07   0.9   5  8.0 17  20 120   17   M 1     22 NNE
18  42  26  34  -1  31   0 0.03   0.6   6 11.4 23 280 584   81   M 1     26 WNW
19  46  28  37   1  28   0 0.00   0.0   5  9.9 17 300 726  100   M       21 WNW
20  51  22  37   1  28   0 0.00   0.0   3  1.9  8 800 715   98   M        9 ENE
21  46  29  38   2  27   0 0.60   0.2   1  5.6 20 100  10    1   M 1     24   N
22  37  34  36  -1  29   0 0.56     T   1 11.8 26  20   0    0   M 1     31 NNE
23  41  35  38   1  27   0    T   0.0   T 18.7 30 290  47    6   M       38   W
24  45  30  38   0  27   0 0.00   0.0   T 13.7 29 280 390   53   M       38   W
25  36  23  30  -8  35   0 0.00   0.0   T 11.7 23 270 537   72   M       28   W
26  34  19  27 -11  38   0 0.07   1.8   T  7.1 23 290 271   36   M 1 2   26 WNW
27  34  15  25 -14  40   0 0.00   0.0   2 11.8 29 290 352   47   M       36   W
28  39  23  31  -8  34   0    T     T   T 10.2 22 290  53    7   M       25  NW
29  46  21  34  -6  31   0    T   0.0   0  6.6 17 180 132   17   M 1 8   21   S
30  37  32  35  -5  30   0 1.34   1.0   T  9.6 17  20   0    0   M 1     22   N
31  38  33  36  -4  29   0 0.00   0.0   T  3.9  7  10   0    0   M        9   N
===============================================================================
Sm 1168  746      1048   0  5.50    30.6 264.7         7341      M
===============================================================================
Av 37.7 24.1                               8.5 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    35 270 22224 33           41  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:   MAR
                                          Year:    1901

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

Average Monthly: 30.9   Total for Month:   5.50    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:  -3.4   Dptr fm normal:    2.57    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    51 on 20    Grtst 24hr 1.30 on 5 6         TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     12 on  4                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month:  30.6 Inches  5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 12.5 on 5 6     6 = GLAZE OR RIME
                        Grtst depth:  13 on 7      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:  6     0.01 inch or more: 15
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  7
Min 32 or below: 28     0.50 inch or more:  7
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  1

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.  1048    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal    96    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  6182    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal   127

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     0
Dptr fm normal     0    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total     0    Highest SLP 30.55  on 20
Dptr fm normal     0    Lowest  SLP 29.34  on 6