Overview of Albany Weather

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

		
KALB 271151Z VRB05KT 8SM -RA SCT006 BKN012 OVC017 05/03 A2924 RMK AO2 SLP902
 P0007 60043 70044 T00500028 10056 20022 56046=

The weather observed at ALBANY, NY (KALB) at 06:51 AM EST was:
  The skies were cloudy.
  The weather reported was light rain.
  Temperature: 41F (  5C)  Dewpoint:  37F (  3C)  Relative Humidity:  86%
  Winds from the VRB(VRB degs) at  6 mph.
  Pressure:  990.2 millibars.  Altimeter:29.24 inches of mercury.
  The prevailing visibility was 8 miles.
  The maximum temperature in the past 6 hours was  42F.
  The minimum temperature in the past 6 hours was  36F.
  There has been 0.07 inches of precipitation in the past hour.
  There has been 0.43 inches of precipitation in the past 6 hours.
  There has been 0.44 inches of precipitation in the past 24 hours.
		
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GFS MOS Output:
		
KALB   GFS MOS GUIDANCE    2/27/2020  0600 UTC
DT /FEB  27      /FEB  28                /FEB  29             /
HR   12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 00 06
X/N              43          18          36          15       29
TMP  42 42 40 36 32 28 25 23 21 29 33 33 28 24 22 19 17 21 26 22 17
DPT  30 28 25 17 13 11 11  9  9  9 10  9 10 12 11  9  6  6  6  5  5
CLD  OV OV BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK BK OV OV OV OV OV BK OV BK BK
WDR  28 26 26 26 25 25 25 24 24 25 25 26 25 25 25 26 28 29 29 29 30
WSP  08 21 30 29 23 23 23 23 20 21 20 20 10 09 08 10 12 13 14 13 10
P06        83    23    22    12    15    23    18    15    10  8  1
P12              86          25          26          25       16
Q06         2     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12               2           0           0           0        0
T06      1/ 6  1/ 7  0/ 0  0/ 5  1/10  1/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 9  0/ 0
T12                  2/ 8        1/10        1/ 2        1/ 9  1/ 0
POZ   0  0  0  0  0  1  2  2  2  1  0  1  1  1  2  2  2  1  1  0  1
POS  15 75 90 98 98 99 98 98 98 99 99100 99 97 98 99 98 99 99 99 98
TYP   R  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNW                           1                       1
CIG   5  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  6  7  7  7  6  6  6  6  6  7  7
VIS   4  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV  BR  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    2/27/2020  0000 UTC
DT /FEB  27            /FEB  28                /FEB  29          /
HR   06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 18 00
X/N                    37          20          32          16    28
TMP  40 39 36 34 34 32 28 27 25 23 22 27 30 29 27 24 22 20 19 26 22
DPT  36 33 30 25 22 17 14 15 13 11 11  9 10 10 11 11 10  8  7  5  6
CLD  OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV BK BK BK BK OV OV OV OV OV BK BK BK SC
WDR  11 09 18 26 26 26 25 26 25 24 23 25 24 25 25 25 26 27 28 29 29
WSP  07 09 07 20 22 18 16 14 14 14 13 17 16 14 10 10 09 08 10 14 11
P06       100    82    13     9     2     7    12     6     2  6  0
P12                    85          10          12          18     9
Q06         4     1     0     0     0     0     0     0     0  0  0
Q12                     1           0           0           0     0
T06      6/ 2  0/ 3  0/ 3  0/ 2  0/ 8  0/ 8  0/ 4  0/ 0  0/ 0  0/ 0
T12            6/ 8        0/ 7        0/ 8        0/ 4     0/ 1
POZ   1  1  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  2  2  2  1  2  3  2  2  2  2  1  2
POS   0  7 14 83 97100 98 98 98 98 98 98 99 99 98 98 98 98 98 99 99
TYP   R  R  R  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
SNW                                 1                       0
CIG   4  4  3  5  6  6  6  6  7  6  6  6  6  6  7  7  7  7  7  6  8
VIS   6  4  3  6  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7  7
OBV   N BR BR  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   2/27/2020  0000 UTC
FHR  24| 36  48| 60  72| 84  96|108 120|132 144|156 168|180 192
THU  27| FRI 28| SAT 29| SUN 01| MON 02| TUE 03| WED 04| THU 05 CLIMO
X/N  42| 18  37| 14  27| 12  34| 20  43| 36  47| 29  50| 32  54 20 41
TMP  31| 22  29| 16  22| 14  28| 24  41| 40  40| 33  44| 37  46
DPT  16|  9   8|  6   4|  4  10| 18  28| 33  28| 23  28| 27  31
CLD  OV| PC  OV| OV  OV| PC  CL| OV  OV| OV  OV| PC  OV| OV  OV
WND  30| 27  21| 12  16| 12  14|  4   8|  8  14| 12   8| 15  25
P12  86| 24  27| 29  14|  5   0| 30  54| 52  73| 23  14| 46  36 26 25
P24    |     37|     29|      5|     54|     73|     29|     61    39
Q12   2|  0   0|  0   0|  0   0|  0   1|  2   2|  0    |
Q24    |      0|      0|      0|      1|      2|       |
T12   2|  0   1|  0   1|  1   0|  1   1|  2   1|  2   0|  1   1
T24    |  4    |  2    |  1    |  1    |  3    |  4    |  1
PZP   0|  5   3|  3   3|  4   2| 22  28|  2   2|  5   6|  4   2
PSN  59| 95  98| 97  96| 95  96| 70  20|  7   9| 38  30| 16  22
PRS  25|  0   0|  0   1|  1   2|  9  18|  4   4| 21  17|  3   4
TYP   S|  S   S|  S   S|  S   S|  Z   Z|  R   R| RS  RS|  R   R
SNW    |      0|      0|      0|      0|      0|       |

		
Zone Forecast:
		
NYZ052-272100-
Eastern Albany-
Including the city of ALBANY
645 AM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO MIDNIGHT EST
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain this morning, then a chance of rain or
snow showers this afternoon. Windy with highs around 40. Temperature
falling into the mid 30s this afternoon. West winds 15 to 20 mph with
gusts up to 30 mph, increasing to 25 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph
this afternoon. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy and blustery, colder with lows in the lower
20s. West winds 20 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph, decreasing to
35 mph after midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds 15 to
20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows around 19. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cold with highs in the upper 20s. West
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows 15 to 20.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly
cloudy. Cold with lows around 20.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool with highs in the mid 40s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Not as cool. Near steady temperature in the upper 30s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then
showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of
rain 60 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 30s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 50s.


		
State Forecast:
		
FPUS61 KALY 271150
SFTALY
NYZ026>066-082>084-272200-

Tabular State Forecast for NEW YORK
National Weather Service ALBANY, NY
650 AM EST Thu Feb 27 2020

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    Fri      Sat      Sun      Mon      Tue      Wed
   Feb 27   Feb 28   Feb 29   Mar 01   Mar 02   Mar 03   Mar 04


...Central New York.....
   Binghamton, NY
   Snow     Mocldy   Mocldy   Mocldy   Mocldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /31    17/27    14/24    17/34    22/45    34/50    37/52
      /70    30/30    40/40    40/10    10/30    40/60    70/70


...East Central New York.....
   Albany, NY
   Rain     Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /40    22/33    19/28    17/34    19/44    33/51    39/53
      /90    10/20    20/20    10/00    10/20    40/60    60/50

   Cobleskill, NY
   Rnsnow   Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /34    18/27    15/22    15/30    17/43    33/49    36/51
      /90    30/40    40/30    30/00    10/20    40/60    60/50

   Gloversville, NY
   Rnsnow   Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /33    17/26    12/21    11/28    14/39    29/46    34/48
      /100   30/40    40/30    20/00    10/30    40/60    60/50

   Saratoga Spgs, NY
   Rnsnow   Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /38    20/32    15/27    13/33    15/42    30/49    35/51
      /100   10/20    20/20    10/00    10/20    40/60    60/50

   Tannersville, NY
   Rnsnow   Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /35    17/26    15/24    14/30    17/41    29/47    36/50
      /70    10/10    20/20    20/00    10/20    30/50    50/50


...Northeast New York.....
   Glens Falls, NY
   Rain     Mocldy   Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /40    19/31    14/26    9/32     12/42    28/48    32/51
      /100   20/20    20/20    10/00    10/20    30/50    50/50

   Massena, NY
   Rnsnow   Mocldy   Vrycld   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /37    14/22    6/18     4/24     9/39     28/46    30/46
      /100   60/40    40/40    10/00    10/30    40/60    60/50

   Saranac Lake, NY
   Rnsnow   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /37    12/20    4/15     1/22     5/37     25/43    29/45
      /100   70/70    30/30    10/00    10/20    40/60    60/50

   Speculator, NY
   Rnsnow   Snoshwr  Vrycld   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /32    13/22    6/18     4/25     7/38     27/44    30/46
      /100   50/50    50/30    20/00    10/20    40/60    60/50


...Southeast New York.....
   Kingston, NY
   Rain     Mocldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /42    24/36    22/32    20/38    21/46    32/53    41/55
      /60    00/10    10/10    10/00    10/20    30/50    50/50

   Poughkeepsie, NY
   Rain     Ptcldy   Ptcldy   Sunny    Ptcldy   Shwrs    Shwrs
     /44    24/38    22/33    21/40    22/48    33/55    42/57
      /50    00/00    10/10    10/00    10/10    30/50    50/50


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