Overview of Albany Weather

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

		
KALB 220051Z 16008KT 10SM -SN FEW050 OVC070 M01/M06 A2957 RMK AO2 SNB47 SLP018
 PCPN VRY LGT P0000 T10111061=

The weather observed at ALBANY, NY (KALB) at 07:51 PM EST was:
  The skies were cloudy.
  The weather reported was light snow.
  Temperature: 30F ( -1C)  Dewpoint:  21F ( -6C)  Relative Humidity:  69%
  Winds from the SSE(160 degs) at  9 mph.
  Pressure: 1001.8 millibars.  Altimeter:29.57 inches of mercury.
  The prevailing visibility was 10 miles.
  There has been 0.00 inches of precipitation in the past hour.
		
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LAMP MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFS LAMP GUIDANCE   1/22/2021  0030 UTC
UTC  01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 00 01
TMP  29 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 29 29 29 30 31 33 35 36 36 35 34 32 30 28 27
DPT  21 22 22 23 23 23 23 23 23 24 23 23 23 23 24 24 24 23 23 22 21 19 18 17 16
WDR  17 17 17 18 19 19 19 20 21 21 22 23 23 24 25 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 29 29
WSP  06 06 06 05 05 05 05 05 05 05 05 05 06 07 09 10 11 11 12 13 13 13 13 14 14
WGS  NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG NG 18 19 20 20 20 20 21 21
PPO   4  5 34 20 14 18 20 27 27 25 19 19 20 20 19 22 22 25 26 26 27 22 17 14  9
PCO   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
P06                 18                28                32                39
LP1   0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
LC1   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
CP1   0  0  0  1  0  1  1  1  1  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  1  2  2  0  0  0  0
CC1   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
POZ   1  2  2  1  1  1  0  0  0  0  1  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
POS  99 99 98 99 99 99100100100100 99 97 97 93 91 88 85 84 84 86 86 92 97100100
TYP   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
CIG   6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6
CCG   6  6  6  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  6  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  6
VIS   7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
CVS   5  5  5  5  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  3  3  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6
OBV   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N

		
GFS MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFS MOS GUIDANCE    1/21/2021  1800 UTC
DT /JAN  22                  /JAN  23                /JAN  24
HR   00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 12 18
N/X              25          39          13          24        7
TMP  27 28 28 28 28 32 36 35 30 25 20 17 13 17 21 21 18 15 13 11 24
DPT  20 21 21 21 21 22 21 18 15 13 10  6  2  0  0 -2 -3 -2 -2 -2 -1
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK OV OV OV BK SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
WDR  18 18 19 22 24 25 27 29 29 30 30 30 30 31 30 30 30 31 30 30 31
WSP  04 04 05 05 06 10 12 14 13 11 13 13 15 18 20 21 20 17 16 12 15
P06        22    30    31    38    16     5     7     2     0  0  0
P12              30          38          16           7        0
Q06         0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12               0           0           0           0        0
T06      0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 0  1/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 1  0/ 1  0/ 2  0/ 6  0/ 8
T12                  0/ 1        1/ 0        0/ 6        1/11  0/11
POZ   2  5  6  4  7  1  1  0  0  2  2  3  3  2  0  0  1  2  2  3  2
POS  95 96 95 96 93 99 99100100 98 98 97 97 98100100 99 97 97 97 98
TYP   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNW                                       1                    0
CIG   6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  8  8  8  8  8  8  8
VIS   7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N

		
NAM MOS Output:
		
KALB   NAM MOS GUIDANCE    1/21/2021  1200 UTC
DT /JAN  21/JAN  22                /JAN  23                /JAN  24
HR   18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 06 12
N/X                    27          40          16          24     8
TMP  28 29 27 30 30 30 30 36 37 36 31 25 23 20 17 19 22 21 18 14 11
DPT  15 17 18 22 23 24 25 27 25 21 18 15 13 10  7  3  3  2  2  1  0
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK OV OV BK BK SC FW FW CL FW
WDR  17 17 19 18 20 23 23 25 27 28 28 29 29 30 31 31 30 30 31 30 30
WSP  10 07 07 05 06 05 04 08 08 11 10 10 11 09 12 13 15 16 13 11 08
P06         8    13    20    31    16     9     1     0     0  0  2
P12                    25          39          10           0     2
Q06         0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12                     0           0           0           0     0
T06      0/ 1  0/ 0  0/ 5  1/ 0  1/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 5
T12            0/ 1        1/ 5        1/ 0        0/ 0     0/ 9
POZ   0  0  5  7  8  1  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  2  2  4
POS 100100 95 93 92 95 93 95 98 95 99 98 98 98 98 99 99 99 98 98 93
TYP   S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNW                     0                       0                 0
CIG   6  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  6  6  7  7  6  6  6  7  8  8  8  8  8
VIS   7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N

		
GFSX MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFSX MOS GUIDANCE   1/21/2021  1200 UTC
FHR  24  36| 48  60| 72  84| 96 108|120 132|144 156|168 180|192
     FRI 22| SAT 23| SUN 24| MON 25| TUE 26| WED 27| THU 28|FRI CLIMO
N/X  25  39| 13  24|  7  26|  9  27| 10  30| 14  30| 15  31| 16 13 31
TMP  28  29| 14  18| 10  19| 12  21| 13  24| 17  25| 18  26| 19
DPT  20  14|  2  -1| -1   1|  1   7|  5  11|  8  12| 10  15| 11
CLD  OV  OV| OV  PC| CL  PC| PC  CL| CL  CL| CL  PC| PC  OV| PC
WND   8  15| 15  21| 21  14|  6   7|  5   8|  5   8|  5   9|  6
P12  27  35| 15   7|  0   1|  2   5|  8   9|  9  14| 15  21| 12 25 25
P24      42|     15|      1|      5|     10|     16|     23|       37
Q12   0   0|  0   0|  0   0|  0   0|  0   0|  0   0|       |
Q24       0|      0|      0|      0|      0|      0|       |
T12   0   1|  0   0|  1   1|  1   0|  0   0|  0   0|  0   0|  0
T24        |  1    |  2    |  2    |  0    |  0    |  0    |  1
PZP   7   3|  4   1|  4   1|  7   6|  8   7|  9   9| 13   8|  9
PSN  87  77| 96  99| 96  98| 92  91| 89  85| 86  81| 80  80| 78
PRS   6  20|  0   0|  0   0|  0   3|  2   4|  3   4|  5   5|  5
TYP   S   S|  S   S|  S   S|  S   S|  S   S|  S   S|  S   S|  S
SNW       1|      0|      0|      0|      0|      0|       |

		
Zone Forecast:
		
NYZ052-220900-
Eastern Albany-
Including the city of ALBANY
623 PM EST Thu Jan 21 2021

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers.
Not as cold. Near steady temperature in the upper 20s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow or rain showers in the
morning, then partly sunny with a chance of snow showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up
to 30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers in the
evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Colder with lows around
15. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of snow
30 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Colder with highs in the lower 20s.
Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cold with lows around 9 above.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Wind chill
values as low as 4 below after midnight.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Cold. Highs in the mid 20s.
Lows around 10 above. Wind chill values as low as 5 below.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows 10 to 15.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of snow in the morning. Cold with
highs in the mid 20s. Chance of snow 30 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cold. Lows
around 10 above. Highs in the mid 20s.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Cold with highs in the lower 20s.


		
State Forecast:
		
FPUS61 KALY 212327
SFTALY
NYZ026>066-082>084-221000-

Tabular State Forecast for NEW YORK
National Weather Service ALBANY, NY
627 PM EST Thu Jan 21 2021

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
   Fri      Sat      Sun      Mon      Tue      Wed      Thu
   Jan 22   Jan 23   Jan 24   Jan 25   Jan 26   Jan 27   Jan 28


...Central New York.....
   Binghamton, NY
   Mocldy   Vrycld   Ptcldy   Mocldy   Mocldy   Mocldy   Mocldy
   26/30    16/19    10/22    11/26    15/25    14/23    11/21
    30/40    50/40    20/10    10/20    40/40    20/00    10/10


...East Central New York.....
   Albany, NY
   Snoshwr  Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   27/36    15/22    8/23     10/26    13/26    13/26    9/23
    20/50    30/00    00/00    00/10    20/30    20/10    00/00

   Cobleskill, NY
   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   26/31    13/17    6/20     9/25     11/24    11/23    7/20
    40/50    50/20    00/00    00/10    30/30    20/10    00/10

   Gloversville, NY
   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Vrycld   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   25/31    12/17    2/18     4/23     8/23     9/22     4/20
    50/50    40/20    00/00    00/10    20/30    20/10    00/00

   Saratoga Spgs, NY
   Snoshwr  Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   25/35    13/21    6/24     6/26     10/26    11/27    7/24
    30/50    30/00    00/00    00/10    20/20    20/10    00/00

   Tannersville, NY
   Mocldy   Vrycld   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy
   24/30    12/17    7/22     11/26    13/23    12/23    9/21
    20/40    40/10    00/00    00/10    30/40    20/10    10/10


...Northeast New York.....
   Glens Falls, NY
   Snoshwr  Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy
   24/34    12/20    4/23     4/26     8/25     9/26     6/24
    20/50    30/00    00/00    00/10    20/20    20/10    00/00

   Massena, NY
   Mocldy   Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld
   25/29    7/13     0/13     0/17     3/18     4/19     2/17
    60/40    30/20    10/00    00/10    10/10    10/00    00/00

   Saranac Lake, NY
   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld   Vrycld
   24/27    5/9      -4/11    -3/17    1/19     3/17     1/14
    70/70    70/40    30/00    00/10    10/10    10/00    00/00

   Speculator, NY
   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Vrycld   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Vrycld
   23/28    8/12     -3/15    0/22     4/22     5/20     1/18
    70/70    30/20    00/00    00/10    20/20    20/10    00/00


...Southeast New York.....
   Kingston, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy
   27/39    23/27    14/30    16/32    19/29    17/31    14/28
    10/30    30/00    00/00    00/10    30/40    20/10    10/10

   Poughkeepsie, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Mocldy   Sunny    Ptcldy
   28/41    23/28    15/32    17/34    20/31    17/32    15/29
    00/20    20/00    00/00    00/10    40/40    30/10    10/10


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