Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
436 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 3 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 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         51        MM  67    2014  52     -1       54
  MINIMUM         42        MM  24    2001  36      6       36
  AVERAGE         47                        44      3       45

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.41 1998   0.01  -0.01     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.05  -0.05     0.00
  SINCE MAR 1      1.25                      1.12   0.13     1.43
  SINCE JAN 1      1.83                      2.57  -0.74     2.51

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           5.0  2001   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.7                      14.0   -3.3      4.6
  SINCE JUL 1     38.3                      74.3  -36.0     25.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           18                        21     -3       20
  MONTH TO DATE   60                        65     -5       59
  SINCE MAR 1   1669                      2103   -434     1871
  SINCE JUL 1   8005                      9432  -1427     8223

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED  10   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  SE (150)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    70          1200 AM
 LOWEST     50          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    60

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52        65      2004
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        25      1992


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  3 2016...........SUNRISE   544 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1012 PM AKDT
MAY  4 2016...........SUNRISE   541 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1015 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MAY 3 2016              START   445 AM AKDT     END  1112 PM AKDT
MAY 4 2016              START   442 AM AKDT     END  1115 PM AKDT



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




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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........16:28
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:05:29

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