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                                          STATION:   ALBANY NY
                                          MONTH:     OCTOBER
                                          YEAR:      2011
                                          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  60  45  53  -2  12   0 0.12  0.0    0 10.4 21  10   M    M  10 1      29 350
 2  64  46  55   0  10   0 0.27  0.0    0  6.4 15  10   M    M   9 1      21  20
 3  63  51  57   2   8   0 0.03  0.0    0  3.0 12 160   M    M   8 1      16 180
 4  66  51  59   5   6   0 0.06  0.0    0  5.8 13  40   M    M   9 1      16  50
 5  68  42  55   1  10   0 0.00  0.0    0  8.2 24 320   M    M   4        31 320
 6  64  36  50  -3  15   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.1 15 280   M    M   2        20 290
 7  67  37  52  -1  13   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.4  8 180   M    M   3 1      10 180
 8  79  44  62  10   3   0 0.00  0.0    0  1.1  6 210   M    M   1         8 190
 9  81  47  64  12   1   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.5 16 270   M    M   0 1      21 260
10  83  49  66  14   0   1 0.00  0.0    0  2.6 14 300   M    M   3 1      20 310
11  74  55  65  14   0   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.2 10 350   M    M   8        13 350
12  64  54  59   8   6   0 0.04  0.0    0  4.1 14 160   M    M  10 1      17 180
13  67  52  60   9   5   0 0.33  0.0    0  2.2  8 160   M    M  10 1      10 160
14  75  57  66  16   0   1 1.05  0.0    0  5.7 22 270   M    M  10 13     29 260
15  63  51  57   7   8   0 0.10  0.0    0 12.4 29 280   M    M   8 1      38 290
16  64  53  59   9   6   0 0.06  0.0    0  8.1 23 250   M    M   6        32 240
17  65  44  55   6  10   0    T  0.0    0  6.4 23 320   M    M   5        31 320
18  66  42  54   5  11   0 0.00  0.0    0  2.7 10 170   M    M   8        15 160
19  62  50  56   8   9   0 0.16  0.0    0  3.8 12  20   M    M  10 1      16  20
20  70  51  61  13   4   0 0.04  0.0    0  9.3 28 180   M    M   5 1      40 180
21  58  51  55   7  10   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.0 16 280   M    M   9        21 280
22  55  49  52   4  13   0 0.00  0.0    0  7.1 18 280   M    M  10        22 290
23  58  37  48   1  17   0 0.00  0.0    0  0.6  8  80   M    M   8        10  70
24  60  36  48   1  17   0 0.05  0.0    0  5.7 21 170   M    M   8 1      32 180
25  55  38  47   1  18   0 0.00  0.0    0 10.4 28 290   M    M   4 1      35 270
26  46  42  44  -2  21   0 0.12  0.0    0  3.4 10 350   M    M  10 1      15 360
27  42  32  37  -9  28   0 0.68  1.6    1  8.9 16 360   M    M  10 1      23  10
28  44  30  37  -9  28   0 0.00  0.0    1  5.4 15 320   M    M   4        20 300
29  38  30  34 -11  31   0 0.41  3.8    4  5.6 14 340   M    M   9 12     18 360
30  49  30  40  -5  25   0 0.02    T    4  7.0 17 290   M    M   5 1      23 310
31  49  26  38  -7  27   0 0.00  0.0    0  4.3 17 180   M    M   6        23 180
================================================================================
SM 1919 1358       372   2  3.54     5.4 167.8          M      212
================================================================================
AV 61.9 43.8                               5.4 FASTST   M    M   7    MAX(MPH)
                                 MISC ---->  # 29 280               # 40  180
================================================================================
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:    OCTOBER
                                          YEAR:     2011
                                          LATITUDE:   42 45 N
                                          LONGITUDE:  73 48 W
 
[TEMPERATURE DATA]      [PRECIPITATION DATA]       SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16
 
AVERAGE MONTHLY: 52.9   TOTAL FOR MONTH:   3.54    1 = FOG OR MIST
DPTR FM NORMAL:   3.2   DPTR FM NORMAL:   -0.14    2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST:    83 ON 10    GRTST 24HR  1.05 ON 14-14      TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST:     26 ON 31                               3 = THUNDER
                        SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL    4 = ICE PELLETS
                        TOTAL MONTH:   5.4 INCHES  5 = HAIL
                        GRTST 24HR   3.8 ON   M    6 = FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE
                        GRTST DEPTH:   4 ON 30,29  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:   0    0.01 INCH OR MORE:  16
MAX 90 OR ABOVE:   0    0.10 INCH OR MORE:   9
MIN 32 OR BELOW:   5    0.50 INCH OR MORE:   2
MIN  0 OR BELOW:   0    1.00 INCH OR MORE:   1
 
[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.   372    CLEAR  (SCALE 0-3)   5
DPTR FM NORMAL  -106    PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7)  13
TOTAL FM JUL 1   446    CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10) 13
DPTR FM NORMAL  -199
 
[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO.     2
DPTR FM NORMAL    -2    [PRESSURE DATA]
TOTAL FM JAN 1   794    HIGHEST SLP 30.51 ON  8
DPTR FM NORMAL   196    LOWEST  SLP 29.29 ON 14
 
[REMARKS]
#FINAL-10-11#
 	

 

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