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CLIMATE REPORT...CORRECTED WEATHER CONDITIONS SECTION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
1139 AM EST FRI JAN 9 2015

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...THE ALBANY NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             104   07/04/1911
 LOW              -28   01/19/1971
HIGHEST            91   07/23                         96  07/19
                        07/01
LOWEST            -12   01/04                         -5  12/17
                                                          02/10
                                                          01/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.5              57.9    -0.4     58.2
AVG. MINIMUM     38.4              38.7    -0.3     39.1
MEAN             48.0              48.3    -0.3     48.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      4               7.1    -3.1       15
DAYS MAX <= 32     56              42.8    13.2       43
DAYS MIN <= 32    139             135.0     4.0      150
DAYS MIN <= 0       9               7.6     1.4        5

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        56.78   1871
 MINIMUM        21.55   1964
TOTALS          39.70             39.35    0.35    43.83
DAYS >= .01       137             137.8    -0.8      132
DAYS >= .10        79              79.3    -0.3       78
DAYS >= .50        28              26.6     1.4       37
DAYS >= 1.00        7               7.4    -0.4       10
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.22   07/27 TO 07/28

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 24 HR TOTAL     30.4   03/12/1888 TO 03/12/1888
 SNOW DEPTH        36   01/01/1970
                        12/29/1969
                        12/28/1969
TOTALS           75.9              59.1    16.8     60.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1
DAYS >= TRACE      85              34.8    50.2       96
DAYS >= 1.0        16              14.7     1.3       16
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        18   02/14                         11  12/18
                                                          12/15
 24 HR TOTAL     10.4   02/13 TO 02/14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    6727              6680      47     6578
 SINCE 7/1       2273              2535    -262     2524
COOLING TOTAL     659               597      62      763
 SINCE 1/1        659               598      61      763

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/24/1963
 LATEST       05/27/1969
EARLIEST                        10/10
LATEST                          04/28
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    38/100    DATE  08/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/090    DATE  08/05


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             25    MIXED PRECIP               2
HEAVY RAIN               23     RAIN                      51
LIGHT RAIN              147     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          6     HAIL                       2
HEAVY SNOW                4     SNOW                      17
LIGHT SNOW               78     SLEET                     15
FOG                     177     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     18
HAZE                     31

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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