Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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

             Station: ALBANY NY                
                                          Month: ALBANYJANUARY
                                          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  41  27  34  11  31   0 0.58  0.3    7  9.2 18 300   0    0   5 146    22 290
 2  27  17  22  -1  43   0 0.13  0.7    7  7.3 14  20 217   40   6 148    17  10
 3  28  18  23   0  42   0 0.65 12.0    7  2.8  9 350   0    0  10 12     12 360
 4  30  25  28   5  37   0 1.51  8.8   24  5.3  9 360   0    0  10 12     13 360
 5  27  22  25   2  40   0 0.02  0.6   23  1.2  8 290   6    1  10 18     10 290
 6  27  16  22  -1  43   0 0.01  0.3   21  1.1  6 360   0    0   9 12      7 360
 7  24   9  17  -5  48   0 0.05  0.9   20  6.8 18 290 458   83   5 18     23 300
 8  36  19  28   6  37   0 0.09  1.3   19  6.8 17 280   0    0  10 1      21 270
 9  38  19  29   7  36   0 0.11  0.7   14  7.9 21 290  88   16   9 16     25 280
10  25  11  18  -4  47   0 0.01  0.3   16 10.0 25 270 465   84   5 18     31 260
11  27  13  20  -2  45   0 0.05  1.5   16  7.6 21 300   0    0   8 1      25 290
12  29  12  21  -1  44   0 0.02  0.3   17 11.6 37 300 435   78   6 8      46 280
13  31   9  20  -2  45   0 0.03  0.5   15 12.0 28 280  95   17   2 1      37 280
14  19   2  11 -11  54   0 0.00  0.0   14  8.3 21 280 524   93   0 8      28 280
15  20   1  11 -11  54   0    T    T   12  3.9 12 240 226   40   6 18     15 240
16  23  11  17  -5  48   0    T    T   12  6.4 15 300 349   62   4        33 270
17  25  -1  12 -10  53   0    T  0.1   12  7.4 23 320 444   78   7 1      28 320
18  13 -12   1 -21  64   0 0.00  0.0   12  2.1  9 310 568  100   0 18     10 300
19  19  -6   7 -15  58   0    T    T   12  3.7 12 170 265   46   2        15 170
20  23   9  16  -6  49   0    T    T   12 16.9 38 290 360   63   3 8      46 300
21  12  -4   4 -18  61   0 0.00  0.0   12 11.0 22 290 502   87   0 8      26 280
22   8  -1   4 -18  61   0 0.00  0.0   12 14.8 32 290 535   95   0        38 280
23   6  -4   1 -21  64   0 0.01  0.8   12  9.8 17 320 226   40   5 8      24 320
24  16  -1   8 -14  57   0 0.00  0.0   13 12.8 28 270 557   96   0 8      33 280
25  25   1  13  -9  52   0    T    T   13  4.7 12 150 266   46   8        14 180
26  25  14  20  -2  45   0 0.13  1.6   13  6.7 21 300   0    0   8 128    24 280
27  18  -5   7 -15  58   0 0.04  1.2   16 15.2 28 290 547   93   2 18     32 290
28  12 -12   0 -22  65   0    T    T   14  2.6  8 300   0    0   6         9 320
29  26  12  19  -3  46   0 0.01  0.3   14  3.1 12 280   0    0   6 18     13 290
30  29  -1  14  -8  51   0    T    T   14  1.8 10 180 501   86   1 128    13 190
31  30   5  18  -4  47   0 0.00  0.0   13  1.6  8 350  93   16   7 18      8 360
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SM  739  225      1525   0  3.45    32.2 222.4         7727    160              
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AV 23.8  7.3                               7.2 FASTST  PSBL  %   5    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->    38 290               # 46  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:    JANUARY
                                          YEAR:     2003
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 15.5   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   3.45    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -6.7   DPTR FM NORMAL:    0.74    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    41 ON  1    GRTST 24HR  1.51 ON  4- 4      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:    -12 ON 28,18                            3 = THUNDER                  
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS              
                        TOTAL MONTH:  32.2 INCHES  5 = HAIL                     
                        GRTST 24HR  12.0 ON  3- 3  6 = GLAZE OR RIME            
                        GRTST DEPTH:  24 ON  4     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:  28    0.01 INCH OR MORE:  17                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   6                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  31    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   3                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:  10    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.  1525    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  10                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   195    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  12                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL  4098    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  9                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   166                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     0                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL     0    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    LOWEST  SLP 28.93 ON 90                         
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