Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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

                                          STATION:   ALBANY
                                          MONTH:     DECEMBER
                                          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  37  19  28  -5  37   0    T  0.1    0 14.4 30 290 139   25   5 1      37 290
 2  37  22  30  -3  35   0    T    T    0 11.7 20 300 190   34   7        23 300
 3  22   8  15 -17  50   0 0.00  0.0    0 14.2 26 280 468   86   1        32 290
 4  28  12  20 -12  45   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.2 22 290 467   86   0        25 290
 5  25  17  21 -11  44   0 0.18  2.4    0  2.3  9 170   0    0   6 1      10 150
 6  32  12  22  -9  43   0 0.01  0.4    3  3.5 14 310 222   41   5 1      17 310
 7  33  16  25  -6  40   0 0.00  0.0    2 11.4 21 180 423   79   1 8      24 180
 8  40  18  29  -1  36   0 0.03  0.2    2 12.9 25 310  27    5   6 18     37 320
 9  19   4  12 -18  53   0 0.00  0.0    1  5.5 18 300 474   87   0        21 310
10  29   5  17 -13  48   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.5 13 180 438   80   0        16 180
11  33  15  24  -5  41   0 0.41  3.0    1  4.1 13 360   0    0   3 146    15  10
12  38  24  31   2  34   0 0.58  3.3    6  2.3  9 330   0    0   7 12     13 360
13  35  22  29   0  36   0 0.15    T    6  2.8  8  10   0    0   9 12      9  10
14  41  33  37   9  28   0 0.25  0.0    4  9.1 20 300   0    0  10 1      25 300
15  38  35  37   9  28   0    T    T    3 10.5 25 300 100   18   9        31 290
16  36  21  29   1  36   0 0.19  2.8    2 10.1 23 360   6    1  10 1      28 360
17  24  10  17 -10  48   0    T    T    4  8.0 17 310 543  100   3        22 310
18  27   5  16 -11  49   0 0.00  0.0    4  1.5  8 330 543  100   0 1       8  80
19  37  10  24  -3  41   0 0.00  0.0    3  2.6 15 160 489   90   1 18     18 160
20  51  33  42  15  23   0 0.19  0.0    0  9.3 18 160   0    0   9 1      27 170
21  41  27  34   8  31   0    T    T    0  8.5 17 230 131   25   8        37 240
22  45  33  39  13  26   0    T    T    0 10.6 17 290 202   37   7        38 270
23  37  33  35   9  30   0    T    T    0 13.3 26 280   0    0   8        35 290
24  35  24  30   5  35   0    T    T    0  9.3 28 300 288   53   4 1      37 300
25  29  25  27   2  38   0 1.79 19.2    T 10.1 25 360   0    0   9 12     32 360
26  33  23  28   3  37   0 0.12  1.8   16 16.1 29 310 288   53   4 18     35 300
27  32  10  21  -4  44   0 0.00  0.0   16  3.1 15 290 266   49   8        18 280
28  33  27  30   5  35   0    T    T   14  5.9 16 300   0    0  10 8      18 300
29  37  28  33   9  32   0    T    T   13  8.6 22 290 226   41   8 18     25 290
30  33  14  24   0  41   0 0.04    T   12  4.5 16 180 234   43   2 16     24 180
31  42  33  38  14  27   0 0.03  0.0   12 11.0 17 170   0    0   8 1      24 160
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SM 1059  618      1171   0  3.97    33.2 247.9         6164    168              
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AV 34.2 19.9                               8.0 FASTST  PSBL  %   5    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    30 290                 38  270   
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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:    DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:     2002
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 27.0   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   3.97    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -1.0   DPTR FM NORMAL:    1.21    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    51 ON 20    GRTST 24HR  1.79 ON 25-25      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:      4 ON  9                               3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:  33.2 INCHES  5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR  19.2 ON 25-25  6 = GLAZE OR RIME            
                        GRTST DEPTH:  16 ON 27,26  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:  13                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   9                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  25    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   2                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.  1171    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  10                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL    29    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)   9                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL  2573    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10) 12                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -29                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     0                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL   788    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL   244    LOWEST  SLP 29.30 ON 140                                

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