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                                          STATION:   ALBANY NY
                                          MONTH:     DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:      2008
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W

  TEMPERATURE IN F:       :PCPN:    SNOW:  WIND      :SUNSHINE: SKY     :PK WND
================================================================================
1   2   3   4   5  6A  6B    7    8   9   10  11  12  13   14  15   16   17  18
                                     12Z  AVG MX 2MIN
DY MAX MIN AVG DEP HDD CDD  WTR  SNW DPTH SPD SPD DIR MIN PSBL S-S WX    SPD DR
================================================================================

 1  53  32  43  10  22   0 0.18  0.0    T  8.3 24 170   M    M   7 12     28 170
 2  44  26  35   2  30   0 0.00    T    0  7.6 22 280   M    M   4        30 280
 3  40  28  34   2  31   0 0.00  0.0    0  6.5 18 170   M    M   3        25 180
 4  39  30  35   3  30   0 0.10  0.0    0 10.7 22 180   M    M   7 18     31 180
 5  32  17  25  -7  40   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.9 15 290   M    M   4 8      18 280
 6  31  16  24  -7  41   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.5 20 180   M    M   4 18     25 190
 7  32  12  22  -9  43   0    T  0.1    0 14.7 36 290   M    M   7 18     47 280
 8  20   5  13 -17  52   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.4 26 300   M    M   0        37 300
 9  49  14  32   2  33   0    T    T    0 15.0 30 180   M    M   6 8      39 170
10  55  29  42  12  23   0 0.16  0.0    0 12.2 23 270   M    M  10 1      29 150
11  31  25  28  -1  37   0 0.81  0.1    T  7.1 15  20   M    M  10 1468   20  20
12  34  23  29   0  36   0 1.24    T    T 10.4 26 290   M    M   8 168    33 280
13  24  14  19 -10  46   0 0.00  0.0    T  7.3 20 300   M    M   0 1      24 310
14  37  16  27  -1  38   0 0.00  0.0    T 10.1 23 180   M    M   5        33 180
15  58  36  47  19  18   0 0.19  0.0    0 15.3 30 310   M    M   5 18     37 310
16  39  25  32   4  33   0 0.01  0.3    0  8.6 23 300   M    M   5 1      31 300
17  36  24  30   3  35   0 0.32  1.7    2  5.8 21 300   M    M  10 146    30 290
18  36  26  31   4  34   0 0.00  0.0    1  3.9 18 310   M    M   8 8      23 320
19  31  11  21  -6  44   0 0.39  7.8    1  8.5 16  30   M    M   7 12     23  20
20  15   9  12 -15  53   0 0.05  3.5   10  6.2 14  20   M    M  10 18     21  10
21  25  13  19  -7  46   0 0.34  6.6   10  5.7 33 290   M    M   9 1289   45 300
22  20   9  15 -11  50   0    T  0.0   13 13.4 33 300   M    M   3 89     44 290
23  25   6  16 -10  49   0 0.00  0.0   10  8.0 20 180   M    M   5 8      28 200
24  45  25  35  10  30   0 0.20  0.1    8 15.0 24 170   M    M  10 1468   33 170
25  46  28  37  12  28   0 0.01    T    5 16.0 39 280   M    M   7 1      51 300
26  35  18  27   2  38   0 0.04    T    5  6.5 20 160   M    M   3 18     54 190
27  41  34  38  13  27   0 0.33  0.0    5 11.9 21 170   M    M   8 18     28 170
28  58  37  48  23  17   0 0.02  0.0    2 12.9 28 300   M    M   7 128    39 270
29  37  24  31   7  34   0 0.02  0.1    0  8.0 24 300   M    M   8 18     37 290
30  36  20  28   4  37   0    T    T    0 16.4 37 290   M    M   4 8      52 270
31  24   3  14 -10  51   0 0.13  7.2    2 11.6 23 310   M    M   8 128    30 320
================================================================================
SM 1128  635      1126   0  4.54    27.5 303.4          M      192
================================================================================
AV 36.4 20.5                               9.8 FASTST   M    M   6    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 39 280               # 54  190
================================================================================
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 NY
                                          MONTH:    DECEMBER
                                          YEAR:     2008
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W

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

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 28.4   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   4.54    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   0.4   DPTR FM NORMAL:    1.78    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    58 ON 28,15 GRTST 24HR  2.03 ON 11-12      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:      3 ON 31                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        TOTAL MONTH:  27.5 INCHES  5 = HAIL
                        GRTST 24HR   7.8 ON   M    6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE
                        GRTST DEPTH:  13 ON 22     7 = DUSTSTORM OR SANDSTORM:
                                                       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:  18
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:  12
MIN 32 OR BELOW:  28    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   2
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.  1126    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   4
DPTR FM NORMAL   -16    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  20
TOTAL FM JUL 1  2507    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10)  7
DPTR FM NORMAL   -95

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     0
DPTR FM NORMAL     0    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1   669    HIGHEST SLP 30.63 ON 23
DPTR FM NORMAL   125    LOWEST  SLP 29.36 ON  1

[REMARKS]

SNOWFALL AND SNOW DEPTH MEASUREMENTS ARE TAKEN AT
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE LOCATED AT THE
CESTM BUILDING ON THE UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY CAMPUS IN
ALBANY NY.

SNOW DEPTH IS MEASURED AT 700 AM.


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