Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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

             Station: ALBANY NY                
                                          Month:MAY
                                          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  57  31  44  -9  21   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.1 20 320 347   44   3        24 310
 2  53  44  49  -4  16   0 0.17    M    0 10.9 30 160  31    6   9 1      35 170
 3  52  41  47  -7  18   0 0.01  0.0    0 19.1 44 300 439   52   5        53 300
 4  65  40  53  -1  12   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.3 17 290 851  100   0        24 300
 5  73  37  55   1  10   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.5 15 320 853  100   0        22 250
 6  80  50  65  10   0   0    T  0.0    0 12.7 25 180 624   73   1        32 180
 7  75  57  66  11   0   1 0.03  0.0    0 10.4 23 300  95   11   6        29 300
 8  61  48  55   0  10   0    T  0.0    0 10.3 18 360 476   55   3        23 360
 9  57  49  53  -3  12   0 0.16  0.0    0 11.8 24 170   0    0   9 1      33 180
10  71  48  60   4   5   0    T  0.0    0 15.0 29 310 773   90   2 1      38 290
11  63  38  51  -6  14   0 0.00  0.0    0 11.5 26 300 735   85   0        33 300
12  51  47  49  -8  16   0 0.62  0.0    0  3.1 12 360   0    0   9 1      17 140
13  49  43  46 -11  19   0 1.46  0.0    0  4.0 13  60   0    0  10 1      15  60
14  53  42  48 -10  17   0 0.20  0.0    0 10.5 29 290  64    7   8 1      36 290
15  63  40  52  -6  13   0 0.00  0.0    0 16.5 30 300 692   79   2        40 290
16  77  36  57  -1   8   0    T    M    0  7.7 26 220 539   61   3 1      33 240
17  65  50  58  -1   7   0 0.05  0.0    0 11.7 22 270 296   34   5 1      28 280
18  50  32  41 -18  24   0 0.92  2.2    T  6.5 16  10   0    0   9 1      21 360
19  53  37  45 -14  20   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.3 20 290 575   65   6        25 300
20  54  29  42 -18  23   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.8 17 300 475   54   4        21 300
21  57  35  46 -14  19   0 0.01  0.0    0  9.9 22 330 517   56   4        28 330
22  66  33  50 -10  15   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.8 17 270 890  100   0        22 270
23  77  37  57  -3   8   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.4 16 170 892  100   0        21 170
24  79  51  65   4   0   0 0.05  0.0    0 10.3 25 310 399   45   2 1      31 310
25  66  42  54  -7  11   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.5 21 170 794   89   1        29 170
26  68  52  60  -1   5   0 0.07  0.0    0  9.6 23 170 246   27   3 13     29 180
27  79  45  62   1   3   0    T  0.0    0  3.6 16 180 693   77   1 1      20 160
28  78  62  70   8   0   5    T  0.0    0  5.7 14 190 229   25   0 18     17 190
29  75  60  68   6   0   3 0.24  0.0    0  8.0 17 160 100   11   3 138    22 180
30  80  64  72   9   0   7 0.32  0.0    0  8.9 15 190 290   32   3 138    18 200
31  80  62  71   8   0   6 0.24  0.0    0 10.9 35 320 210   24   3 13     43 320
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SM 2027 1382       326  22  4.55     2.2 284.3        13125    115              
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AV 65.4 44.6                               9.2 FASTST  PSBL  %   4    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    44 300                 53  300   
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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:    MAY
                                          YEAR:     2002
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 55.0   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.55    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -3.1   DPTR FM NORMAL:    0.88    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    80 ON  6,30 GRTST 24HR  1.49 ON 13-14      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:     29 ON 20                               3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:   2.2 INCHES  5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR   2.2 ON 18-18  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:  15                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   9                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   3    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   3                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.   326    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  19                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL    79    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)   6                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL  5780    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  6                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL -1080                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.    22                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL    -5    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL    54    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL    23    LOWEST  SLP 29.40 ON 140