Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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

             Station: ALBANY NY                
                                          Month: ALBANY
                                          MONTH:     OCTOBER
                                          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  78  55  67  12   0   2 0.00  0.0    0  8.5 18 160 595   86   0 18     22 160
 2  82  64  73  19   0   8 0.01  0.0    0  6.0 17  10 391   56   1 18     21  10
 3  69  48  59   5   6   0 0.02  0.0    0  7.3 17  10  27    4   5 1      22  30
 4  62  50  56   2   9   0 0.04  0.0    0  8.7 20 170   0    0  10 1      26 160
 5  75  47  61   8   4   0    T  0.0    0 11.9 24 310 256   37   5 18     31 180
 6  66  39  53   0  12   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.7 18 170 587   85   2 1      24 180
 7  64  47  56   4   9   0    T  0.0    0 13.0 26 310 400   58   4        32 290
 8  59  40  50  -2  15   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.0 15 360 566   83   0        20 340
 9  61  36  49  -3  16   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.2 21 180 425   62   1        26 160
10  63  55  59   8   6   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.5 16 190  17    3   9        21 190
11  58  52  55   4  10   0 0.55  0.0    0  3.3 10 150   0    0   9 1      16 140
12  59  52  56   5   9   0 0.75  0.0    0  7.0 14  90   0    0  10 1      17  80
13  60  49  55   5  10   0 0.09  0.0    0  6.9 17 290   2    0   9 1      21 290
14  54  34  44  -6  21   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.2 20 310 668  100   0        25 310
15  53  29  41  -9  24   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.0 15 190 473   71   1 12     18 180
16  47  44  46  -3  19   0 1.57  0.0    0  8.8 23 320   0    0  10 1      30 310
17  57  43  50   1  15   0 0.14  0.0    0  6.7 16 280 272   41   8 1      20 290
18  53  36  45  -3  20   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.0 18 280 656  100   3 1      22 290
19  54  44  49   1  16   0 0.01  0.0    0 13.7 25 180   0    0   7        33 180
20  55  33  44  -4  21   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.2 20 290 632  100   2        26 290
21  51  32  42  -5  23   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.3 16 320 554   85   3 8      20 300
22  43  29  36 -11  29   0    T  0.0    0  1.2  9 360  43    6   7        10 360
23  44  26  35 -12  30   0 0.11  0.5    0  7.4 22 290 102   16   7 1      25 280
24  47  23  35 -11  30   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.1  9  10 640  100   0 1      12 360
25  49  25  37  -9  28   0 0.08  0.0    0  2.8  7 110 573   90   2 1      12 150
26  48  39  44  -2  21   0 0.65  0.0    0  6.1 20 300   0    0  10 1      24 300
27  56  41  49   3  16   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.2 22 290 405   64   6        26 290
28  47  36  42  -3  23   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.9 16 290 223   35   7        21 290
29  41  30  36  -9  29   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.9 17  10 329   52   2        21 360
30  38  28  33 -12  32   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.7 17  20  23    4   3        22  10
31  47  21  34 -10  31   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.8 14 270 513   83   2 1      17 270
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SM 1740 1227       534  10  4.02     0.5 216.0         9372    145              
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AV 56.1 39.6                               7.0 FASTST  PSBL  %   5    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    26 310                 33  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:    OCTOBER
                                          YEAR:     2002
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 47.9   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.02    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -1.4   DPTR FM NORMAL:    0.79    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    82 ON  2    GRTST 24HR  1.57 ON 16-16      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:     21 ON 31                               3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:   0.5 INCH    5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR   0.5 ON 23-23  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:  12                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   6                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   9    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   4                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.   534    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  15                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL    50    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)   8                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL   616    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  8                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -72                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.    10                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL     8    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL   788    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL   244    LOWEST  SLP 29.50 ON 160                                

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