Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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

                                          STATION:    ALBANY
                                          MONTH:     DECEMBER
                                          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  45  29  37   4  28   0 0.02  0.2    T 12.8 37 290 168   30   6 1      47 280
 2  32  14  23 -10  42   0 0.06  0.8    T 14.5 33 290 337   61   3 128    39 290
 3  24  11  18 -14  47   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.6 20 280 554  100   0        24 290
 4  35  14  25  -7  40   0    T  0.2    1  6.1 17 280   9    2   8 1      22 270
 5  24  13  19 -13  46   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.4 15  20 224   41   1        18 360
 6  20  18  19 -12  46   0 0.90 12.5    3 12.9 22 360   0    0  10 12     28  10
 7  26  18  22  -9  43   0 0.15  5.5   14 11.5 18 350   0    0  10 18     23 350
 8  31  11  21  -9  44   0 0.00  0.0   13  5.7 16 310 486   89   3 1      22 310
 9  26   8  17 -13  48   0 0.00  0.0   11  0.7  6  80   0    0   7 1       8 110
10  43  25  34   4  31   0 0.00  0.0   10  5.2 16 150  28    5   8        22 150
11  50  36  43  14  22   0 0.87  0.0    4 14.7 41 290   0    0  10 18     52 300
12  36  25  31   2  34   0 0.02  0.4    T 15.8 36 290 249   46   7 1      46 290
13  27  15  21  -8  44   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.1 20 280 543  100   2        25 290
14  24  14  19  -9  46   0 1.12  5.6    T  6.8 20  10   0    0   5 124    24  10
15  32  24  28   0  37   0 0.33  1.9    7 16.6 30 290  60   11   8 148    40 300
16  37  14  26  -2  39   0    T    T    4  5.6 23 290 373   69   0 8      28 300
17  39  31  35   8  30   0 1.04  1.1    4  9.5 26 290   0    0   7 124    30 290
18  35  28  32   5  33   0 0.01  0.3    5 12.7 26 270 205   38   8 18     33 270
19  33  20  27   0  38   0 0.00  0.0    5  5.1 23 290 268   49   6        29 280
20  29  12  21  -6  44   0    T    T    5  7.1 28 290 139   26   7 1      35 280
21  31   9  20  -6  45   0 0.00  0.0    5  8.0 16 170  89   16   2        21 150
22  43  28  36  10  29   0 0.00  0.0    5  9.3 14 160 122   23   2        17 170
23  51  30  41  15  24   0 0.00  0.0    4  7.7 18 170 250   47   4        23 170
24  53  39  46  21  19   0 0.89  0.0    3  7.0 21 270   0    0   9 12     25 280
25  41  31  36  11  29   0    T    T    T  9.9 28 290 132   24   8        35 280
26  37  34  36  11  29   0    T    T    T 16.0 30 290   3    1   7        33 310
27  40  25  33   8  32   0 0.00  0.0    T  9.2 23 300 543  100   0        29 290
28  41  19  30   5  35   0 0.00  0.0    T  1.3 12 160 480   88   0        15 170
29  49  21  35  11  30   0 0.00  0.0    T  5.8 14 180 544  100   0 1      17 180
30  45  37  41  17  24   0 0.07  0.0    T 14.9 40 280  82   15   6 1      51 290
31  45  36  41  17  24   0 0.00  0.0    T 12.9 32 300 218   41   7        39 310
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SM 1124  689      1102   0  5.48    28.5 291.4         6106    161              
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AV 36.3 22.2                               9.4 FASTST  PSBL  %   5    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    41 290                 52  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:    DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:     2003
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 29.2   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   5.48    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:   1.2   DPTR FM NORMAL:    2.72    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    53 ON 24    GRTST 24HR  1.12 ON 14-14      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:      8 ON  9                               3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:  28.5 INCHES  5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR  12.5 ON  6- 6  6 = GLAZE OR RIME            
                        GRTST DEPTH:  14 ON  7     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:  12    0.01 INCH OR MORE:  12                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   7                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  26    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   5                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   2                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.  1102    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  11                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   -40    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  11                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL  2381    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  9                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL  -221                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     0                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL   622    HIGHEST SLP 30.66 ON  9                                 
DPTR FM NORMAL    78    LOWEST  SLP 29.30 ON 14                                 

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