Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
347 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 5 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0300 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM          4    100 PM  46    2002  25    -21       23
  MINIMUM         -8        MM -15    1975  14    -22       14
  AVERAGE         -2                        20    -22       19

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.25 1978   0.04  -0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.50                      0.19   0.31     0.06
  SINCE DEC 1      0.50                      0.19   0.31     0.06
  SINCE JAN 1     15.49                     15.66  -0.17    18.73

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            T             3.9  1986   0.6   -0.6      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    8.4                       2.7    5.7      1.2
  SINCE DEC 1      8.4                       2.7    5.7      1.2
  SINCE JUL 1     12.3                      24.1  -11.8     20.9
  SNOW DEPTH       6

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           67                        45     22       46
  MONTH TO DATE  267                       225     42      220
  SINCE DEC 1    267                       225     42      220
  SINCE JUL 1   2920                      3389   -469     3034

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1     13                         2     11       34
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   1   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  NE (50)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (40)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     1.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    91           100 PM
 LOWEST     69           100 AM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   25        41      1969
                                             1960
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -20      1975


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  5 2016......SUNRISE   955 AM AKST  SUNSET   347 PM AKST
DECEMBER  6 2016......SUNRISE   957 AM AKST  SUNSET   346 PM AKST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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