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:  AUGUST
                                          YEAR:      2003
                                          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  71  62  67  -4   0   2 1.41  0.0    0  5.3 13  50   0    0   9 1      17  60
 2  84  64  74   3   0   9    T  0.0    0  3.7 14 170 388   45   5 18     17 170
 3  87  72  80   9   0  15 0.10  0.0    0  9.0 20 170 334   39   4 18     25 170
 4  85  73  79   8   0  14 0.05  0.0    0  8.6 15 290 272   31   4 13     18 290
 5  86  71  79   8   0  14 0.32  0.0    0  7.5 16 160 325   38   5 1      22 180
 6  79  69  74   3   0   9 0.75  0.0    0  5.8 13 170 226   26   5 12     15 170
 7  81  68  75   4   0  10 0.00  0.0    0  4.0 10 180 210   25   4 18     14 180
 8  84  69  77   6   0  12    T  0.0    0  2.0  8 240 232   27   2 128     8 150
 9  85  72  79   9   0  14 0.07  0.0    0  5.6 12 160 194   23   5 18     15 160
10  85  73  79   9   0  14 0.09  0.0    0  9.3 18 160 336   40   6 1      23 170
11  80  70  75   5   0  10 0.13  0.0    0  2.4 12 160  17    2   6 1      14 150
12  84  70  77   7   0  12 0.02  0.0    0  2.6 14 310 254   30   6 138    17 320
13  86  67  77   7   0  12 0.00  0.0    0  4.3 15 290 597   71   2 1      22 300
14  88  66  77   7   0  12 0.00  0.0    0  4.4 14 270 577   69   0        16 280
15  87  62  75   6   0  10 0.00  0.0    0  6.3 17 270 748   89   0        21 270
16  86  67  77   8   0  12    T  0.0    0  5.3 18 290 326   39   2 138    23 290
17  81  65  73   4   0   8    T  0.0    0  5.9 14 350 267   32   5 1      16  10
18  82  63  73   4   0   8 0.01  0.0    0  3.5  9 160 409   49   4        12 340
19  84  62  73   4   0   8 0.00  0.0    0  4.3 14 290 685   83   1 12     18 300
20  86  60  73   5   0   8 0.00  0.0    0  3.7 13 270 822  100   0 1      14 290
21  88  61  75   7   0  10 0.00  0.0    0  4.4 14 190 677   83   0 18     16 190
22  86  68  77   9   0  12 0.24  0.0    0  8.9 22 290 569   70   0 138    28 290
23  76  56  66  -2   0   1 0.00  0.0    0 10.7 28 280 815  100   0        32 280
24  74  49  62  -6   3   0 0.00  0.0    0  9.5 21 270 714   88   0        26 270
25  80  61  71   4   0   6    T  0.0    0  6.8 13 190 192   24   6 8      15 130
26  81  60  71   4   0   6 0.98  0.0    0  5.6 23 340 477   59   2 123    28 330
27  85  61  73   6   0   8 0.00  0.0    0  8.1 22 290 692   86   1 1      26 300
28  73  54  64  -3   1   0 0.00  0.0    0  5.7 16 270 742   92   0        22 290
29  80  53  67   1   0   2 0.25  0.0    0 10.4 25 170 532   67   2 18     32 180
30  75  54  65  -1   0   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.0 17 300  91   11   2 18     25 310
31  71  48  60  -6   5   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.8  9 350 592   75   0        12 360
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SM 2540 1970         9 258  4.42     0.0 184.4        13312     88              
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AV 81.9 63.5                               5.9 FASTST  PSBL  %   3    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    28 280               # 32  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:     2003
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 72.7   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.42    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:   3.7   DPTR FM NORMAL:    0.74    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    88 ON 21,14 GRTST 24HR  1.41 ON  1- 1      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:     48 ON 31                               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:  13                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   8                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   0    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   3                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     9    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  17                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -17    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  13                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL     9    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  1                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -27                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.   258                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL   101    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL   585    HIGHEST SLP 30.39 ON 31                                 
DPTR FM NORMAL    89    LOWEST  SLP 29.73 ON 27