Preliminary Local Climatological Data for Albany, NY

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                                          MONTH:     MAY
                                          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  54  63  10   2   0 0.56  0.0    0 14.7 26 170 450   53   5 13     35 170
 2  64  47  56   3   9   0 0.67  0.0    0  9.1 24  10   0    0   8 13     32  10
 3  59  40  50  -4  15   0 0.00  0.0    0 11.3 24  20 807   95   1        31  10
 4  67  31  49  -5  16   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.6  9 220 826   97   0        12 230
 5  69  39  54   0  11   0 0.08  0.0    0  8.0 26 190 412   48   2 1      32 200
 6  61  43  52  -3  13   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.2 18 170 156   18   7        24 180
 7  70  46  58   3   7   0    T  0.0    0  7.0 18 310 261   30   2 18     23 300
 8  62  51  57   2   8   0 0.02  0.0    0  5.7 12 170  22    3   9        16 360
 9  66  50  58   2   7   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.9 17  40 552   64   5 1      21  40
10  71  40  56   0   9   0 0.00  0.0    0  3.2 10  10 634   73   1        14  20
11  69  50  60   3   5   0 0.88  0.0    0  8.1 23 160 180   21   6 13     30 160
12  61  50  56  -1   9   0 0.46  0.0    0  6.9 17 300  35    4   8 1      24 300
13  55  48  52  -5  13   0 0.11  0.0    0 12.8 24 280  88   10   9        30 290
14  60  48  54  -4  11   0 0.01  0.0    0  9.2 17 280  19    2   9        22 280
15  69  50  60   2   5   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.2 18 130 491   56   6 12     24 110
16  63  42  53  -5  12   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.0 17 170 362   41   6        21 170
17  67  36  52  -7  13   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.5  9 150 811   92   0        12 160
18  74  41  58  -1   7   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.3  9 340 822   93   0 8      12 300
19  81  43  62   3   3   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.9 14 210 886  100   0 8      17 220
20  79  45  62   2   3   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.9 18 160 608   69   0        32 170
21  65  45  55  -5  10   0 0.17  0.0    0  6.6 15  20  18    2   7 1      18  30
22  63  44  54  -6  11   0 0.01  0.0    0  4.8 13  30  62    7   9 18     16  30
23  57  52  55  -5  10   0    T  0.0    0  1.6  8 190   0    0  10 18      9 180
24  61  52  57  -4   8   0 0.08  0.0    0  2.3  9 130   0    0  10 1      12 130
25  68  52  60  -1   5   0 0.11  0.0    0  5.5 17 170 273   31   7 1      23 170
26  58  54  56  -5   9   0 0.73  0.0    0  4.5 10 160   0    0   9 1      13 180
27  68  53  61  -1   4   0 0.02  0.0    0  1.6  7  30 177   20   7         9  30
28  66  54  60  -2   5   0 0.58  0.0    0  4.3 13  20 135   15   8 1      16  20
29  71  54  63   1   2   0    T  0.0    0  6.1 16 290  75    8   6 1      20 290
30  74  54  64   2   1   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.5 24 280 765   85   1 1      29 260
31  71  52  62  -1   3   0 0.59  0.0    0  3.8 13 170 205   23   4 1      14 170
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SM 2060 1460       246   0  5.08     0.0 192.1        10132    162              
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AV 66.5 47.1                               6.2 FASTST  PSBL  %   5    MAX(MPH)  
                                 MISC ---->  # 26 190                 35  170   
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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:     2003
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N                   
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W                   

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 56.8   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   5.08    1 = FOG                      
DPTR FM NORMAL:  -1.3   DPTR FM NORMAL:    1.41    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY  
HIGHEST:    81 ON 19    GRTST 24HR  1.23 ON  1- 2      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS      
LOWEST:     31 ON  4                               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:  16                                  
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:  10                                  
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   1    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   6                                  
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   0                                  

[HDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.   246    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)  10                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL     6    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  11                                  
SEASONAL TOTAL  7118    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10) 10                                  
DPTR FM NORMAL   320                                                            

[CDD (BASE 65) ]                                                                
TOTAL THIS MO.     0                                                            
DPTR FM NORMAL   -27    [PRESSURE DATA]                                         
SEASONAL TOTAL     4    HIGHEST SLP M ON M                                      
DPTR FM NORMAL   -27    LOWEST  SLP 29.41 ON 120              


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