Observed Peak Wind Gusts
Tropical Storm Irene

(Note: Wind measuring devices at these observation sites are located at various elevations with varying numbers of obstructions near them. Therefore, these readings may not necessarily represent the top wind speeds that were achieved across the region during Irene's passage)

Town County Peak Wind Gust Time of Gust
Barrington, CT Litchfield 43 mph 9:32 am
       
Pittsfield, MA Berkshire 47 mph 6:20 pm
North Adams, MA Berkshire 47 mph 9:26 pm
3 Miles SSE of Otis, MA Berkshire 44 mph 4:37 am
   

 

 
Glenmont Albany 59 mph 9:22 am
Near Shakers (Airport) Albany 54 mph 9:42 am
Albany NWS Office Albany 54 mph 8:45 am
       
Poughkeepsie Dutchess 43 mph 6:15 pm
       
Lake Pleasant Hamilton 40 mph 12:59 pm
       
Palatine Bridge Montgomery 43 mph 8:00 pm
Hessville Montgomery 40 mph 3:47 pm
Canajoharie Montgomery 43 mph 10:30 am
       
East Greenbush Rensselaer 41 mph 8:00 pm
Buskirk Rensselaer 39 mph 10:44 pm
       
Saratoga Springs Saratoga
48 mph
11:30 am
       
Scotia Schenectady 56 mph 1:00 pm
Princetown Schenectady 51 mph 12:12 pm
Schenectady Schenectady 40 mph 10:40 am
       
Glens Falls Warren 45 mph 9:20 pm
       
1 Mile north of Buskirk Washington 39 mph 10:10 am
       
Landgrove, VT Bennington 41 mph 9:42 pm
Bennington, VT Bennington 30 mph 8:56 pm