Overview of Albany Weather

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

		
KALB 210051Z 16008KT 1SM R01/P6000FT -SN FEW008 OVC022 M03/M06 A3029 RMK AO2
 SFC VIS 1 3/4 SLP261 VIS 1 1/2V2 P0002 T10331061=

The weather observed at ALBANY, NY (KALB) at 07:51 PM EST was:
  The skies were cloudy.
  The weather reported was light snow.
  Temperature: 27F ( -3C)  Dewpoint:  21F ( -6C)  Relative Humidity:  80%
  Winds from the SSE(160 degs) at  9 mph.
  Pressure: 1026.1 millibars.  Altimeter:30.29 inches of mercury.
  The prevailing visibility was 1 miles.
  There has been 0.02 inches of precipitation in the past hour.
		
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AVN MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFS MOS GUIDANCE    2/20/2019  1800 UTC
DT /FEB  21                  /FEB  22                /FEB  23
HR   00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 12 18
N/X              28          45          28          41       21
TMP  27 28 30 33 37 41 43 41 37 35 34 32 31 35 38 38 33 29 25 23 38
DPT  12 18 23 26 30 32 30 26 23 21 21 21 21 21 20 19 19 19 18 17 21
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV BK BK SC SC BK BK BK BK BK SC FW CL CL CL CL FW
WDR  16 16 16 16 19 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 31 32 32 31 31 32 35 07 15
WSP  09 09 13 07 08 15 18 20 15 13 12 11 08 11 09 10 05 03 02 02 06
P06        96    68     9     2     6     3     0     1     0  0  1
P12              96          12           7           1        0
Q06         2     1     0     0     0     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12               2           0           0           0        0
T06      0/ 1  0/ 0  0/20  0/ 5  0/ 8  0/ 3  0/ 5  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 2
T12                  0/20        1/11        0/14        0/ 0  0/ 3
POZ   7 20 31 31 19  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  2  0  0  0  0  1  2  4  2
POS  91 77 57 21 11 32 54 70 86 95 98 98 98 92 93 88 92 97 97 95 63
TYP   S  S  Z  Z  R  R  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNW                                       0                    0
CIG   6  4  4  4  4  6  8  8  8  7  6  6  6  6  8  8  8  8  8  8  8
VIS   7  4  4  4  5  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV   N BR BR BR BR  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N

		
ETA MOS Output:
		
KALB   NAM MOS GUIDANCE    2/20/2019  1200 UTC
DT /FEB  20/FEB  21                /FEB  22                /FEB  23
HR   18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 06 12
N/X                    26          42          28          41    20
TMP  27 28 27 28 29 29 31 35 39 38 34 35 33 31 30 33 38 39 34 25 22
DPT   8 11 14 18 21 23 25 28 27 25 24 23 22 21 20 19 19 18 18 20 17
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK OV OV BK BK BK FW FW SC SC BK
WDR  16 16 15 15 15 17 18 23 28 29 29 30 30 31 31 31 31 30 30 33 31
WSP  04 06 06 07 09 03 02 07 15 17 13 10 10 10 07 08 08 07 05 02 02
P06        37   100    64    21     7     1     4     4     2  5  5
P12                   100          21          12           6     7
Q06         0     3     1     0     0     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12                     3           0           0           0     0
T06      0/ 2  0/ 5  0/ 0  0/15  0/ 1  0/ 7  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 1
T12            0/ 5        0/16        0/10        0/ 0     0/ 5
POZ   0  0  2 16 31 32 31  8  0  0  1  0  0  2  2  2  1  1  2  2  3
POS 100100 98 79 65 67 56 52 70 90 96 95 97 98 98 98 99 94 98 98 92
TYP   S  S  S  S  Z  Z  Z  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNW                     2                       0                 0
CIG   7  7  5  4  3  3  4  4  6  6  6  6  6  6  8  6  8  8  8  8  8
VIS   7  7  7  5  7  5  5  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV   N  N  N BR BL BR BR  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N

		
MRF MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFSX MOS GUIDANCE   2/20/2019  1200 UTC
FHR  24  36| 48  60| 72  84| 96 108|120 132|144 156|168 180|192
     THU 21| FRI 22| SAT 23| SUN 24| MON 25| TUE 26| WED 27|THU CLIMO
N/X  27  46| 29  41| 21  42| 35  51| 29  34| 11  31| 20  38| 17 18 38
TMP  35  37| 32  33| 24  38| 40  45| 31  25| 14  27| 25  30| 20
DPT  29  24| 21  20| 16  25| 33  33| 18   3|  0   8| 14  18|  9
CLD  OV  OV| PC  PC| CL  PC| OV  OV| OV  PC| CL  CL| OV  OV| PC
WND   9  20| 15  12|  5   7|  9  22| 29  34| 29  12| 16  24| 18
P12  98  16|  5   2|  0   8| 69  64| 35  15|  6   6| 24  33| 18 25 24
P24      98|      9|      8|     80|     45|     14|     44|       38
Q12   3   0|  0   0|  0   0|  6   1|  0   0|  0   0|       |
Q24       2|      0|      0|      3|      1|      0|       |
T12   0   0|  0   0|  1   0|  1   6|  2   0|  0   0|  1   1|  0
T24        |  3    |  1    |  1    |  8    |  2    |  2    |  3
PZP  50   6|  0   2|  4   8| 24   2|  1   3|  4   5| 15   1|  7
PSN  29  39| 93  92| 96  49|  1   6| 32  92| 90  80| 63  35| 78
PRS  10  31|  6   5|  0   6| 11   2| 23   2|  3   3|  0  10|  6
TYP   Z  RS|  S   S|  S   S|  Z   R| RS   S|  S   S|  Z  RS|  S
SNW       1|      0|      0|      0|      0|      0|       |

		
Zone Forecast:
		
NYZ052-210915-
Eastern Albany-
Including the city of ALBANY
704 PM EST Wed Feb 20 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...Snow this evening. Freezing rain and sleet. Snow and
sleet accumulation around an inch. Ice accumulation around a trace.
Not as cold with lows in the mid 20s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of freezing rain and sleet
in the morning, then partly sunny in the afternoon. Not as cool with
highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to
20 mph, increasing to west 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph in
the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows in the upper 20s.
West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph, becoming northwest
around 10 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 40. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly
cloudy. Cold with lows in the lower 20s. West winds around 5 mph in
the evening, becoming light and variable.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of rain or snow in the evening,
then rain or sleet after midnight. Little or no snow accumulation.
Not as cool. Near steady temperature in the mid 30s. Chance of
precipitation 80 percent.
.SUNDAY...Rain. Highs around 50. Chance of rain 80 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy and breezy, cold. Lows in
the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 20s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Much colder with lows around
10 above. Wind chill values as low as 5 below after midnight.
.TUESDAY...Sunny, cold with highs around 30. Wind chill values as
low as 5 below in the morning.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent
chance of snow showers. Lows around 20. Highs in the lower 30s.


		
State Forecast:
		
FPUS61 KALY 210004
SFTALY
NYZ026>066-082>084-211015-

Tabular State Forecast for NEW YORK
National Weather Service ALBANY, NY
704 PM EST Wed Feb 20 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
   Thu      Fri      Sat      Sun      Mon      Tue      Wed
   Feb 21   Feb 22   Feb 23   Feb 24   Feb 25   Feb 26   Feb 27


...Central New York.....
   Binghamton, NY
   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Mocldy   Ptcldy   Mocldy
   25/39    25/36    22/41    35/51    28/32    16/31    22/34
    90/20    10/00    00/30    80/80    60/30    20/10    40/40


...East Central New York.....
   Albany, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Mocldy
   26/42    29/40    20/40    33/49    28/29    10/29    19/33
    90/30    10/00    00/00    80/80    70/20    20/10    40/40

   Cobleskill, NY
   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Windy    Ptcldy   Mocldy
   24/38    24/36    19/40    32/50    26/27    8/28     17/31
    90/30    10/00    00/10    80/80    70/30    30/10    30/30

   Gloversville, NY
   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Mocldy
   23/37    24/36    15/38    30/46    25/25    6/26     14/29
    90/40    10/10    00/00    80/80    70/40    30/10    30/40

   Saratoga Spgs, NY
   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Mocldy
   24/41    27/40    16/40    31/48    28/30    8/28     16/32
    90/40    10/00    00/00    80/80    70/30    20/10    30/40

   Tannersville, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Mocldy
   21/39    24/35    20/36    30/48    25/26    9/28     18/31
    80/30    10/00    00/10    80/80    70/10    10/10    40/40


...Northeast New York.....
   Glens Falls, NY
   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Mocldy   Sunny    Mocldy
   24/43    24/40    16/40    31/47    28/30    6/27     14/31
    90/40    10/00    00/00    80/80    80/40    20/10    30/40

   Massena, NY
   Rnsnow   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Fzrain   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Mocldy
   22/39    21/32    14/34    29/48    19/24    3/18     7/23
   100/50    20/00    00/30    80/90    80/70    30/20    40/40

   Saranac Lake, NY
   Rain     Mocldy   Ptcldy   Fzrain   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Snoshwr
   21/37    21/29    12/35    28/44    18/22    1/19     5/23
   100/60    50/10    00/40    80/90    90/80    40/20    40/50

   Speculator, NY
   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Snow     Sunny    Mocldy
   20/35    20/33    12/37    27/43    20/21    1/22     9/25
    90/40    20/10    00/00    80/80    80/60    40/10    40/40


...Southeast New York.....
   Kingston, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy
   27/50    28/44    21/41    33/53    32/35    17/36    23/38
    90/30    00/00    00/10    90/90    70/10    10/10    30/30

   Poughkeepsie, NY
   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Rain     Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy
   28/50    28/44    22/42    35/54    33/36    18/37    24/39
    90/20    00/00    00/20    90/90    70/10    10/10    30/30


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