Overview of Albany Weather

Current raw and decoded surface weather observation from the Albany County Airport
taken by the National Weather Service:

		
KALB 182151Z 30015KT 10SM FEW045 M04/M13 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP207 T10441128=

The weather observed at ALBANY, NY (KALB) at 04:51 PM EST was:
  The skies were mostly clear.
  Temperature: 25F ( -4C)  Dewpoint:   9F (-13C)  Relative Humidity:  50%
  Winds from the NW (300 degs) at 17 mph.
  Pressure: 1020.7 millibars.  Altimeter:30.13 inches of mercury.
  The prevailing visibility was 10 miles.
		
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AVN MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFS MOS GUIDANCE   12/18/2018  1800 UTC
DT /DEC  19                  /DEC  20                /DEC  21
HR   00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 12 18
N/X              14          37          23          45       41
TMP  23 21 19 17 17 26 34 36 31 29 28 26 26 35 43 45 42 41 43 47 54
DPT   9  9  8  9 10 13 15 16 17 18 19 19 20 23 27 29 32 32 34 41 47
CLD  CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL SC FW CL FW CL CL SC BK OV OV OV OV OV
WDR  29 28 28 30 18 17 18 17 19 17 16 14 16 16 17 14 14 14 06 10 16
WSP  08 06 05 02 02 05 05 05 02 03 02 02 03 05 06 04 03 04 08 11 08
P06         0     0     0     0     1     0     2     1    83 96 94
P12               0           0           1           7       96
Q06         0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     2  4  4
Q12               0           0           0           0        4
T06      0/ 1  0/ 6  0/ 1  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 2  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 3  1/ 0
T12                  0/14        0/ 0        0/ 2        0/ 3  1/ 5
POZ   2  2  1  5  7  5 10 16 20 18 20 19 15  8  3  2  2  2  2  1  0
POS  95 99 99 95 93 82 44 29 24 20 22 21 11  0 17 12 15 14  0  2  0
TYP   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  R  Z  R  Z  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R
SNW                                       0                    0
CIG   8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  6  4  3  3  2
VIS   7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  5  4  3  3
OBV   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N BR BR BR BR

		
ETA MOS Output:
		
KALB   NAM MOS GUIDANCE   12/18/2018  1200 UTC
DT /DEC  18/DEC  19                /DEC  20                /DEC  21
HR   18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 06 12
N/X                    19          38          18          41    40
TMP  26 28 24 23 22 22 22 28 35 36 29 27 24 22 21 33 38 40 39 42 45
DPT   6  6  7 13 14 15 15 20 18 16 17 16 16 16 17 23 25 29 31 36 41
CLD  CL CL FW CL SC SC SC FW FW SC SC CL FW CL SC FW FW FW OV OV OV
WDR  30 29 29 29 30 26 18 16 17 17 17 16 15 16 19 16 16 15 14 17 15
WSP  16 14 14 08 04 02 02 05 06 05 02 03 02 01 01 04 05 04 03 07 07
P06         0     0     0     2     4     3     4     8    10 68 99
P12                     0           4           7          13    99
Q06         0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0  2  4
Q12                     0           0           0           0     4
T06      0/ 6  0/ 2  0/ 4  0/ 3  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 4  0/ 0  0/ 0  3/ 0
T12            0/ 6        0/ 4        0/ 0        0/ 4     0/ 0
POZ   0  0  1  1  2  4 10 10 18 13 17 11 14 14 17 11  4  3  2  0  2
POS 100100 99 99 97 95 90 81 44 47 37 32 35 35 36 30  9 14 18  0  1
TYP   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  R  R  R  S  R  R  R  R  R  R
SNW                     0                       0                 0
CIG   8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  8  7  2  2
VIS   7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  3  3
OBV   N  N  N  N BL  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N BR BR

		
MRF MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFSX MOS GUIDANCE  12/18/2018  1200 UTC
FHR  24  36| 48  60| 72  84| 96 108|120 132|144 156|168 180|192
     WED 19| THU 20| FRI 21| SAT 22| SUN 23| MON 24| TUE 25|WED CLIMO
N/X  14  38| 24  45| 37  47| 41  44| 31  42| 26  39| 25  37| 20 18 34
TMP  18  32| 27  43| 41  45| 43  38| 35  35| 29  33| 28  31| 23
DPT   9  17| 20  33| 37  43| 36  31| 26  24| 20  18| 18  20| 16
CLD  CL  CL| CL  OV| OV  OV| OV  OV| PC  PC| OV  OV| OV  OV| PC
WND  10   6|  4   7| 12  12|  7  20| 18  15| 11  18| 14   9|  6
P12   1   0|  1  12| 93  87| 82  44| 13  13| 18  14| 11  11| 11 27 28
P24       1|     12|     99|     92|     21|     36|     17|       41
Q12   0   0|  0   0|  4   3|  6   1|  0   0|  0   0|       |
Q24       0|      0|      5|      3|      0|      1|       |
T12   0   0|  0   0|  1   3|  4   1|  1   0|  0   1|  1   0|  0
T24        |  1    |  1    |  7    |  4    |  1    |  2    |  0
PZP   4  16| 27  14|  0   2|  2   3|  7   7|  7   4|  8   6|  9
PSN  96  67| 26  27| 10   0|  2  19| 56  56| 63  74| 83  67| 78
PRS   0   0|  0   0|  0   2|  2  19| 22  19| 19  17|  3  13|  6
TYP   S   S|  Z   R|  R   R|  R   R|  S   S|  S   S|  S   S|  S
SNW       0|      0|      0|      0|      0|      0|       |

		
Zone Forecast:
		
NYZ052-190915-
Eastern Albany-
Including the city of ALBANY
338 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Cold with lows around 14. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Not as cool with highs in the upper 30s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming
mostly clear. Cold with lows in the lower 20s. South winds around
5 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Light and variable
winds, becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...A chance of rain in the evening, then rain after
midnight. Not as cool with lows in the mid 30s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
.FRIDAY...Rain. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 90 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of
rain 60 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Cooler with highs in the lower 40s. Temperature falling into the
upper 30s in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH CHRISTMAS DAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs in the mid 30s.


		
State Forecast:
		
FPUS61 KALY 182042
SFTALY
NYZ026>066-082>084-191015-

Tabular State Forecast for NEW YORK
National Weather Service ALBANY, NY
342 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

ROWS INCLUDE...
   Daily predominant daytime weather 6AM-6PM
   Forecast temperatures...early morning low/daytime high
         Probability of precipitation nighttime 6PM-6AM/daytime 6AM-6PM
          - indicates temperatures below zero
         MM indicates missing data


   FCST     FCST     FCST     FCST     FCST     FCST     FCST
   Wed      Thu      Fri      Sat      Sun      Mon      Tue
   Dec 19   Dec 20   Dec 21   Dec 22   Dec 23   Dec 24   Dec 25


...Central New York.....
   Binghamton, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Mocldy   Mocldy   Mocldy
   17/40    27/44    39/53    33/35    25/32    24/32    23/32
    10/00    00/20   100/100   80/60    40/30    30/40    40/20


...East Central New York.....
   Albany, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Shwrs    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   14/37    22/42    36/52    42/42    30/37    26/35    24/33
    00/00    00/10    90/90    90/60    40/20    20/20    20/10

   Cobleskill, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   12/37    23/43    35/50    37/38    28/34    25/32    22/30
    00/00    00/10    90/90    90/70    40/30    30/30    20/20

   Gloversville, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Ptcldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy
   10/34    20/38    32/47    36/37    27/32    23/30    20/29
    00/00    00/10    90/90    90/70    30/20    20/30    30/20

   Saratoga Spgs, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Shwrs    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   11/35    19/42    34/50    41/41    29/37    25/34    22/32
    00/00    00/10    90/90    90/70    40/20    20/20    20/10

   Tannersville, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   11/34    22/40    35/51    39/40    27/33    24/31    21/29
    00/00    00/20    90/90    90/70    30/10    20/20    10/10


...Northeast New York.....
   Glens Falls, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Shwrs    Ptcldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy
   9/32     16/42    34/49    42/42    28/36    24/33    21/31
    00/00    00/10    90/90    90/70    40/20    20/30    30/10

   Massena, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy
   12/35    24/42    33/46    36/36    20/28    17/26    14/25
    00/00    00/10    90/90    90/80    60/20    30/30    20/20

   Saranac Lake, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy
   4/34     18/42    33/47    36/37    17/26    15/25    12/24
    00/00    00/10    90/90    90/80    60/40    30/30    30/20

   Speculator, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Ptcldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy
   5/31     18/39    31/45    35/36    23/29    20/27    17/25
    00/00    00/10   100/100   90/80    50/20    40/40    40/20


...Southeast New York.....
   Kingston, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Shwrs    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   13/39    21/44    37/55    45/45    32/41    28/38    24/37
    00/00    00/20    90/90    90/70    30/10    20/20    10/10

   Poughkeepsie, NY
   Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain     Shwrs    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   13/39    21/44    39/57    46/46    32/41    29/39    25/37
    00/00    00/40    90/90    80/60    20/10    20/20    10/10


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