Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
455 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 21 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                           NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         60     77    2002  58      2       65
  MINIMUM         43     29    1985  41      2       37
  AVERAGE         52                 49              51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00   0.46 1989   0.02  -0.02     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.31               0.45  -0.14     0.17
  SINCE MAR 1      1.74               1.52   0.22     0.91
  SINCE JAN 1      2.82               2.97  -0.15     2.93

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0    T    1990   0.0    0.0      0.0
                               1972
                               1964
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                0.3   -0.3      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      4.6               14.2   -9.6     11.3
  SINCE JUL 1     25.1               74.5  -49.4     64.7
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           13                 16     -3       15
  MONTH TO DATE  345                393    -48      259
  SINCE MAR 1   2157               2431   -274     2223
  SINCE JUL 1   8509               9760  -1251     8972

 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   5   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  SW (210)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82           500 AM
 LOWEST     43          1000 AM
 AVERAGE    63

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        72      1960
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   42        32      1964


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 21 2015...........SUNRISE   459 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1056 PM AKDT
MAY 22 2015...........SUNRISE   457 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1059 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MAY 21 2015             START   341 AM AKDT     END  1216 AM AKDT
MAY 22 2015             START   337 AM AKDT     END  1220 AM 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)........17:57
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:04:43

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