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Radar: Albany NY
42.58 N - 74.05W
Period: 1980 - 2006      Range: 124 nm

Database Overview
All reports in the domain All severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Blue dots represent damaging wind, green dots represent large hail, and red dots represent tornadoes. [Click to enlarge]
  All Rpts Sig Rpts Avg Days
Hail
2254
59 20
Wind
8611
178 36
Tornadoes
339
51 6
Total
11204
288 41
Significant severe reports Significant severe weather reports during the period are plotted. Only tornadoes F2 or stronger, wind gusts of 65 knots or stronger, and hail of 2" diameter or larger are plotted. [Click to enlarge]
Category
Rank*
Freq/mi2
Any Severe
62
1:116
Sig Severe
N/A
1:4,529
Tornadoes
N/A
1:3,847
F2+ Torn
N/A
1:25,573
* Compared to 141 national radar coverage areas studied.

Annual Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of annual severe weather reports in the search area. The dashed magenta line denotes a 5 year running average of all reports.

20 year report increase: 204%
10 year report increase: 115%
5 year report increase: 64%

See annual table below

Daily Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of daily severe weather reports in the search area. Lines denote a 7 day running mean.

Maximum daily value:
4.9 on 07 Jul

Primary Season:
May 09 - Sep 05

See monthly table below

Hourly Report Information
Annual severe weather reports
Plot of hourly severe weather reports in the search area. Values are in percent of total, and have been rounded to the nearest hour (UTC).

Maximum hourly value:
14% at 21 UTC

See hourly table below

Climatological Threat Potential
Threat
Avg Prob of Occurrence
Return Interval
Natl Rank
Any Tornado
0.008%
11929 yrs
N/A
F2+ Tornado
0.005%
19870 yrs
N/A
This table represents the average annual probability and return interval of each event for any point within the search domain.

Read details of computational method

Annual Totals
Year
Hail
Wind
Tornado
Total
 
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
Rpt
Days
1980
16
8
41
20
2
2
20
24
1981
6
5
34
15
7
7
20
22
1982
5
5
47
16
2
2
9
20
1983
35
18
206
40
11
6
57
44
1984
16
12
91
30
14
4
44
32
1985
67
13
109
28
10
8
87
35
1986
58
10
196
24
12
9
82
27
1987
40
16
139
29
8
6
56
37
1988
46
13
306
40
9
6
64
41
1989
30
11
347
30
29
5
88
30
1990
38
15
356
32
18
13
74
37
1991
36
13
413
38
8
7
52
41
1992
84
23
294
29
32
11
148
35
1993
52
17
470
43
18
14
88
45
1994
101
33
534
52
11
8
123
56
1995
94
21
574
45
9
4
112
50
1996
70
24
298
39
8
7
86
45
1997
98
25
349
35
12
3
122
44
1998
133
30
530
43
38
8
209
50
1999
56
14
352
37
3
3
62
41
2000
192
26
448
34
8
4
208
42
2001
169
26
314
39
9
5
187
43
2002
165
31
502
46
18
6
201
53
2003
63
20
200
29
20
7
103
37
2004
254
29
341
46
9
9
272
49
2005
82
31
569
50
4
4
90
57
2006
248
40
551
55
10
7
268
66
AVG
83
20
319
36
13
6
415
41


Violent Tornadoes
Date
F
Deaths
Injuries
1989 10-Jul 1827 UTC
F4
0
20
1989 10-Jul 2145 UTC
F4
0
40
1995 29-May 2306 UTC
F4
3
24

Monthly Averages
Month
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
Jan
0
2
0
2
Feb
0
1
0
1
Mar
1
2
0
2
Apr
3
9
0
12
May
22
43
2
67
Jun
23
69
2
94
Jul
21
95
4
120
Aug
10
64
2
76
Sep
2
15
1
18
Oct
0
7
0
7
Nov
1
8
1
9
Dec
0
4
0
4

Hourly Averages
UTC
Hail
Wind
Torn
Total
00
202
758
36
996
01
93
484
25
602
02
44
347
13
404
03
27
216
4
247
04
8
107
2
117
05
11
60
0
71
06
9
41
2
52
07
3
49
1
53
08
7
28
0
35
09
5
33
2
40
10
11
47
1
59
11
15
66
2
83
12
6
64
3
73
13
13
44
2
59
14
10
49
0
59
15
26
75
7
108
16
50
128
10
188
17
91
277
14
382
18
186
483
23
692
19
241
802
31
1074
20
306
1131
41
1478
21
315
1217
41
1573
22
327
1161
38
1526
23
248
944
41
1233

Click Here for tabular data (F2+ tornadoes).
Page Updated: Saturday 10-27-2007
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