Overview of Albany Weather

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

		
KALB 161751Z 16013G18KT 10SM BKN036 BKN055 BKN220 OVC270 17/08 A2977 RMK AO2
 SLP082 T01670083 10172 20106 56034=

The weather observed at ALBANY, NY (KALB) at 01:51 PM EDT was:
  The skies were mostly cloudy.
  Temperature: 62F ( 17C)  Dewpoint:  47F (  8C)  Relative Humidity:  58%
  Winds from the SSE(160 degs) at 15 mph.
  Pressure: 1008.2 millibars.  Altimeter:29.77 inches of mercury.
  The prevailing visibility was 10 miles.
  The maximum temperature in the past 6 hours was  63F.
  The minimum temperature in the past 6 hours was  51F.
		
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GFS MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFS MOS GUIDANCE   10/16/2019  1200 UTC
DT /OCT  16/OCT  17                /OCT  18                /OCT  19
HR   18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 06 12
N/X                    47          54          42          58    38
TMP  59 59 56 55 54 51 49 51 52 50 48 46 46 45 45 51 55 54 49 43 41
DPT  45 46 46 46 45 42 40 38 39 39 39 39 39 38 38 39 38 37 37 36 36
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK BK BK FW FW
WDR  16 15 11 03 33 29 28 28 29 30 30 31 31 30 31 31 31 31 30 30 27
WSP  13 10 11 13 18 29 27 25 22 20 18 14 13 13 14 16 18 14 11 04 03
P06        87   100   100    85    47    20    16     8     1  1  2
P12                   100          91          28          10     2
Q06         4     5     5     2     1     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12                     6           2           0           0     0
T06      8/ 0  5/ 2  3/ 0  1/ 7  0/ 5  0/ 0  0/ 6  1/ 5  1/ 0  0/ 0
T12            8/ 7        3/ 7        2/ 5        1/ 7     1/ 3
POZ   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2
POS   0  0  0  0  1  0  1  0  1  0  7  0  0 12  0  9  0 14  0  3  0
TYP   R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R
SNW                     0                       0                 0
CIG   6  5  4  3  3  4  4  4  5  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  8  8  8
VIS   7  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV   N BR BR BR BR BR BR  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N

		
NAM MOS Output:
		
KALB   NAM MOS GUIDANCE   10/16/2019  1200 UTC
DT /OCT  16/OCT  17                /OCT  18                /OCT  19
HR   18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 06 12
N/X                    46          48          40          50    34
TMP  57 58 56 53 52 50 46 47 47 44 43 44 44 44 44 46 48 46 42 40 37
DPT  45 47 48 49 48 46 43 44 43 41 40 40 39 38 37 38 37 36 35 34 32
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK FW SC OV BK
WDR  14 12 10 04 28 28 28 28 29 29 30 30 30 29 30 30 30 30 31 31 31
WSP  09 06 11 13 21 20 20 18 17 19 15 13 11 12 15 14 14 15 09 07 05
P06        96   100    93    95    45    17    20     5     0  0  0
P12                   100          95          26           5     0
Q06         3     5     4     2     1     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12                     5           3           0           0     0
T06      4/ 5  1/ 0  1/ 2  0/ 1  0/ 3  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 1  1/ 1  0/ 3
T12            4/ 5        1/ 2        0/ 3        0/ 1     1/ 6
POZ   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  4  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  3  2
POS   0  1  3  4  4  0  4 11  0  0  0  0  1  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0
TYP   R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R  R
SNW                     0                       0                 0
CIG   6  4  3  3  3  3  4  3  4  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  6  8  6  8  8
VIS   7  5  5  2  2  3  5  5  5  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV   N  N BR BR BL BR BR BR  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N

		
GFSX MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFSX MOS GUIDANCE  10/16/2019  1200 UTC
FHR  24  36| 48  60| 72  84| 96 108|120 132|144 156|168 180|192
     THU 17| FRI 18| SAT 19| SUN 20| MON 21| TUE 22| WED 23|THU CLIMO
N/X  47  54| 42  58| 38  59| 41  63| 44  66| 49  61| 41  57| 40 38 58
TMP  49  48| 45  49| 41  50| 44  54| 47  58| 53  53| 43  48| 43
DPT  40  39| 38  37| 36  39| 39  44| 43  48| 49  47| 37  36| 36
CLD  OV  OV| OV  PC| PC  CL| PC  PC| PC  OV| OV  OV| OV  OV| PC
WND  29  27| 18  18| 11   4|  2   5|  3   9|  7  10| 10  20| 11
P12 100  91| 28  10|  2   4| 10  14| 10  15| 57  63| 34  25| 19 22 22
P24     100|     32|      4|     14|     17|     79|     48|       34
Q12   6   2|  0   0|  0   0|  0   0|  0   0|  3   4|       |
Q24       6|      0|      0|      0|      0|      5|       |
T12   5   1|  0   1|  1   0|  0   1|  1   1|  4   4|  1   2|  0
T24        |  3    |  1    |  1    |  1    |  6    |  6    |  4
PZP   0   0|  0   1|  0   0|  0   0|  0   1|  0   0|  0   0|  1
PSN   0   0|  0   3|  0   2|  0   0|  0   0|  0   2|  5   1|  2
PRS   0   0|  8   4|  2   0|  1   1|  1   1|  1   1|  1   9| 10
TYP   R   R|  R   R|  R   R|  R   R|  R   R|  R   R|  R   R|  R
SNW       0|      0|      0|      0|      0|      0|       |

		
Zone Forecast:
		
NYZ052-162000-
Eastern Albany-
Including the city of ALBANY
1005 AM EDT Wed Oct 16 2019

.TODAY...Partly sunny this morning, then mostly cloudy with rain
this afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 15 to
20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain
80 percent.
.TONIGHT...Rain. Rain may be heavy at times. Lows in the mid 40s.
East winds 15 to 20 mph, becoming north after midnight. Gusts up to
35 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
.THURSDAY...Rain in the morning, then showers in the afternoon.
Breezy, cooler with highs in the lower 50s. Northwest winds 20 to
25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening.
Lows in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
35 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
30 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 50s.
Lows in the upper 30s.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows
in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain
60 percent.
.TUESDAY...Rain likely. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain
70 percent.


		
State Forecast:
		
FPUS61 KALY 161411
SFTALY
NYZ026>066-082>084-162200-

Tabular State Forecast for NEW YORK
National Weather Service ALBANY, NY
1011 AM EDT Wed Oct 16 2019

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
   Today    Thu      Fri      Sat      Sun      Mon      Tue
   Oct 16   Oct 17   Oct 18   Oct 19   Oct 20   Oct 21   Oct 22


...Central New York.....
   Binghamton, NY
   Rain     Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /59    41/49    40/48    35/57    41/63    44/64    50/61
      /90    70/60    60/20    10/00    10/10    10/40    60/60


...East Central New York.....
   Albany, NY
   Rain     Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /63    46/52    44/55    38/59    39/65    45/67    54/64
      /80   100/90    50/20    10/00    10/10    10/20    60/70

   Cobleskill, NY
   Rain     Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /59    42/48    41/49    36/56    37/62    41/63    49/61
      /90   100/90    50/30    10/00    10/10    10/30    60/70

   Gloversville, NY
   Rain     Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /59    43/49    41/51    35/56    36/61    43/62    50/60
      /80   100/90    60/40    10/00    10/10    10/30    60/70

   Saratoga Spgs, NY
   Rain     Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /62    46/51    43/56    36/59    38/63    44/66    52/63
      /70   100/90    60/20    10/00    10/10    10/20    60/70

   Tannersville, NY
   Rain     Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /55    40/47    39/48    34/55    36/60    41/60    48/60
      /90   100/80    40/20    10/00    10/10    10/40    60/70


...Northeast New York.....
   Glens Falls, NY
   Ptcldy   Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /61    47/52    40/55    34/58    36/62    43/65    51/63
      /30   100/100   60/20    10/00    10/10    10/20    60/70

   Massena, NY
   Rain     Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /65    45/49    42/52    33/54    35/61    42/65    50/62
      /50   100/100   80/10    10/00    10/10    20/30    60/70

   Saranac Lake, NY
   Mocldy   Rain     Snoshwr  Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /59    40/44    38/45    31/53    33/60    39/63    49/59
      /40   100/90    80/50    10/10    10/10    10/30    60/70

   Speculator, NY
   Rain     Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain
     /55    39/41    38/47    31/55    33/60    40/61    47/58
      /80   100/100   60/40    10/00    10/10    10/20    60/70


...Southeast New York.....
   Kingston, NY
   Rain     Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain
     /61    47/56    45/57    38/62    40/66    47/67    54/65
      /90   100/70    20/20    10/00    10/10    10/40    60/70

   Poughkeepsie, NY
   Rain     Mocldy   Ptcldy   Sunny    Sunny    Ptcldy   Rain
     /62    47/57    46/58    38/62    41/68    48/67    55/67
      /100  100/40    10/10    10/00    10/10    10/40    60/70


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