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:  NOV
                                          Year:  2001

  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  64  40  52   7  13   0 0.10   0.0   0  9.2 18 160 364   59   M 1     22   S
 2  71  56  64  19   1   0 0.07   0.0   0 11.5 22 320 336   54   M 8 1   29  NW
 3  63  47  55  11  10   0 0.01   0.0   0  9.6 23 290 481   78   M 1     28  NW
 4  56  43  50   6  15   0 0.03   0.0   0  6.2 30 280 183   30   M       38 WNW
 5  44  37  41  -3  24   0    T   0.0   0 13.5 24 350  69   11   M       30   N
 6  50  38  44   0  21   0 0.00   0.0   0 15.0 25 290 458   75   M       30   W
 7  57  33  45   2  20   0 0.00   0.0   0 13.6 25 290 258   43   M       31   W
 8  52  25  39  -4  26   0    T   0.0   0  7.5 20 170 394   65   M       28   S
 9  52  27  40  -2  25   0 0.01   0.0   0 14.7 32 290 368   61   M       40   W
10  51  27  39  -3  26   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.7 17 160 150   26   M       20   S
11  45  29  37  -5  28   0    T   0.0   0 11.2 24 300 269   45   M       29  NW
12  43  21  32  -9  33   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.5 18 330 391   66   M       24  NW
13  49  19  34  -7  31   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.4 13 170 351   59   M       16   S
14  48  36  42   1  23   0 0.02   0.0   0  5.2 14 180  22    4   M       18   S
15  62  40  51  11  14   0    T   0.0   0  5.0 12 170 169   29   M       17  SE
16  66  38  52  12  13   0 0.00   0.0   0 10.9 24 290 291   50   M 8     29  NW
17  45  28  37  -2  28   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.0 16  20 582  100   M       23   N
18  56  27  42   3  23   0 0.00   0.0   0  5.7 13 180 579  100   M       16   S
19  59  39  49  10  16   0 0.00   0.0   0 11.5 22 180 327   57   M 8 1   30   S
20  53  31  42   4  23   0 0.06     T   0 13.0 23 280 355   62   M       28  NW
21  43  27  35  -3  30   0 0.00   0.0   0  6.0 12 160 264   46   M       15  SE
22  52  32  42   5  23   0 0.00   0.0   0  3.8 10 170 455   80   M 0     14   S
23  56  25  41   4  24   0 0.00   0.0   0  4.7 15 170 459   81   M 1 8   23   S
24  53  43  48  12  17   0    T   0.0   0  5.9 13 150   9    2   M 1     17  SE
25  64  52  58  22   7   0 0.39   0.0   0 12.0 24 250   5    1   M 1     30   W
26  55  47  51  16  14   0 0.00   0.0   0  8.3 21 300 154   27   M 1 2   25  29
27  50  38  44   9  21   0 0.04   0.0   0  3.2 10 180  10    2   M 1     14   S
28  55  33  44  10  21   0 0.08   0.0   0  9.5 17  30 171   30   M 1 8   20   N
29  48  33  41   7  24   0 0.32   0.0   0  7.8 18 170   0    0   M 1     24  SE
30  63  47  55  22  10   0 0.25   0.0   0  7.8 21 180   0    0   M 1 2   26   S
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Sm 1625 1058       604   0  1.38    T    253.9         7924      M
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Av 54.2 35.3                               8.5 Fastst  Psbl  %   M    Max(mph)
                                 Misc ---->    32 290 17701 45           40  W  
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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:    1901

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

Average Monthly: 44.8   Total for Month:   1.38    1 = FOG
Dptr fm normal:   5.1   Dptr fm normal:   -1.85    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
Highest:    71 on  2    Grtst 24hr .40  on 28 29       TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
Lowest:     19 on 13                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        Total month: T   Inches    5 = HAIL
                        Grtst 24hr 0    on 0       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: 12
Max 90 or above:  0     0.10 inch or more:  4
Min 32 or below: 12     0.50 inch or more:  0
Min  0 or below:  0     1.00 inch or more:  0

[HDD (Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.   604    Clear  (scale 0-3)   M
Dptr fm normal  -155    Ptcldy (scale 4-7)   M
Seasonal total  1146    Cloudy (scale 8-10)  M
Dptr fm normal  -225

[CDD  Base 65) ]
Total this Mo.     0
Dptr fm normal     0    [Pressure Data]
Seasonal total   653    Highest SLP 30.56  on 13
Dptr fm normal   146    Lowest  SLP 29.69  on 20

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TEMPERATURE DATA......
                             (DEGREES F)
AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE.... 44.8   OR 5.1 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL
AVERAGE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 54.2
AVERAGE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE.... 35.3
HIGHEST TEMPERATURE WAS  71 ON DAY  2
LOWEST  TEMPERATURE WAS  19 ON DAY 13

HEATING DEGREE DAYS           (BASE 65)        COOLING DEGREE DAYS
MONTHLY TOTAL ...........   604       MONTHLY TOTAL ..........   0
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....  -155       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL...   0
SEASONAL TOTAL (JUL-JUN).  1146       SEASONAL TOTAL (JAN-DEC) 653
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....  -225       DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL... 146


PRECIPITATION DATA....
                              ..RAIN..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   1.38  OR   1.85 INCHES BELOW NORMAL
TOTAL SINCE JANUARY 1ST.....  26.72  OR   6.52 INCHES BELOW NORMAL
GREATEST 24 HOUR RAINFALL WAS  .40  INCHES ON DAY(S) 28 29
                              ..SNOW..
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH.........   0.0
TOTAL FOR THE SEASON........     T
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL WAS  0    INCHES ON DAY(S) 0    

                         ..NUMBER OF DAYS..
WITH  .01 INCHES OR MORE 12          HIGHS 32 DEGREES OR COLDER  0
WITH  .10 INCHES OR MORE  4          HIGHS 90 DEGREES OR WARMER  0
WITH  .50 INCHES OR MORE  0          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 30.56  INCHES ON DAY 13
NUMBER OF DAYS PTCLDY ..  M        LOWEST  29.69  INCHES ON DAY 20
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY ..  M

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

THE AVERAGE MONTHLY WIND SPEED WAS  8.5 MPH
THE FASTEST ONE-MINUTE WIND WAS...   32 MPH FROM 290 DEGREES
THE HIGHEST PEAK WIND GUST WAS....   40 FROM THE W