Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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        PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6)

             Station: ALBANY NY                
                                          Month:AUGUST
                                          YEAR:      2002
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

  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
                                          AVG MX 2MIN
DY MAX MIN AVG DEP HDD CDD  WTR  SNW DPTH SPD SPD DIR MIN PSBL S-S WX    SPD DR
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 1  91  66  79   8   0  14 0.16  0.0    0  3.0 23  20 514   59   1 1238   30  20
 2  85  68  77   6   0  12 0.13  0.0    0  5.7 22  20 256   29   4 1238   30  20
 3  89  67  78   7   0  13 0.00  0.0    0  2.8 10 150 726   84   3 18     13  10
 4  92  63  78   7   0  13 0.00  0.0    0  4.8 15 180 708   82   0        17 190
 5  89  71  80   9   0  15    T  0.0    0  9.7 22 290 568   67   1 8      26 280
 6  74  62  68  -3   0   3 0.00  0.0    0 14.7 25 320 544   64   4        32 320
 7  79  56  68  -3   0   3 0.00  0.0    0  8.1 16 330 620   73   2        22 360
 8  80  54  67  -4   0   2    T  0.0    0  5.1 15  10 697   83   1        18  10
 9  82  52  67  -3   0   2 0.00  0.0    0  3.1 10  20 744   89   0        14  10
10  89  60  75   5   0  10 0.00  0.0    0  4.8 12 190 729   86   0        14 190
11  93  64  79   9   0  14 0.00  0.0    0  6.3 13 170 726   86   0        17 170
12  94  66  80  10   0  15 0.00  0.0    0  2.3 12  30 845  100   0 18     13  40
13  94  69  82  12   0  17 0.00  0.0    0  2.6 10 360 529   63   0 18     15 280
14  96  68  82  12   0  17 0.47  0.0    0  5.3 44 190 393   47   0 138    68 180
15  91  74  83  14   0  18 0.50  0.0    0  8.2 28 200 421   51   0 138    39 220
16  92  72  82  13   0  17 0.54  0.0    0  6.9 32 290 322   39   1 13     39 290
17  89  70  80  11   0  15 0.02  0.0    0  3.3 12 300 515   63   2 1      14 300
18  92  71  82  13   0  17 0.00  0.0    0  6.7 18 300 613   75   0 18     23 300
19  85  60  73   4   0   8    T  0.0    0  4.6 13 270 810   98   1        15 270
20  80  63  72   4   0   7 0.04  0.0    0  6.4 14  20 384   55   6        16 350
21  82  56  69   1   0   4 0.00  0.0    0  3.0 13 170 822  100   0        17 160
22  79  66  73   5   0   8 0.23  0.0    0 10.1 18 170 183   22   3 1      23 170
23  77  64  71   3   0   6    T  0.0    0  7.6 17  20 245   30   8 1      24 360
24  65  55  60  -8   5   0 0.69  0.0    0  5.5 14 200   0    0   8 1      16 210
25  80  54  67   0   0   2 0.00  0.0    0  5.5 16 270 570   70   4 1      18 310
26  82  54  68   1   0   3 0.00  0.0    0  3.5 12 280 614   76   0        14 280
27  77  59  68   1   0   3 0.00  0.0    0  9.0 17  30 554   69   0 1      22  10
28  77  55  66  -1   0   1 0.00  0.0    0  4.2 10  20 491   61   0        13  20
29  66  56  61  -5   4   0 1.07  0.0    0  5.9 13 360   0    0   9 1      17  10
30  77  57  67   1   0   2 0.01  0.0    0  3.5 10  40 461   57   5 1      13  30
31  73  57  65  -1   0   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.9 10 130 382   48   3 1      13 130
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SM 2591 1929         9 261  3.86     0.0 176.1        15986     66              
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AV 83.6 62.2                               5.7 FASTST  PSBL  %   2    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    44 190                 68  180   
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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
                                          MONTH:    AUGUST
                                          YEAR:     2002
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

[TEMPERATURE DATA]      [PRECIPITATION DATA]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16    

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 72.9   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   3.86    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:   3.9   DPTR FM NORMAL:    0.18    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    96 ON 14    GRTST 24HR  1.08 ON 29-30      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:     52 ON  9                               3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:   0.0 INCH    5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR     0.0         6 = GLAZE OR RIME            
                        GRTST DEPTH:   0           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:  11                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   9    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   8                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   0    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   4                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     9    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  23                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -17    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)   5                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL    13    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  3                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -23                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.   261                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL   104    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL   701    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL   205    LOWEST  SLP 29.76 ON 180                                

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