Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
442 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 23 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         58        MM  72    2006  58      0       54
  MINIMUM         45        MM  34    1996  42      3       46
                                      1975
                                      1973
  AVERAGE         52                        50      2       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.01          0.43 2004   0.02  -0.01     0.22
  MONTH TO DATE    0.30                      0.50  -0.20     0.53
  SINCE MAR 1      1.55                      1.57  -0.02     1.96
  SINCE JAN 1      2.13                      3.02  -0.89     3.04

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.3   -0.3      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.7                      14.2   -3.5      4.6
  SINCE JUL 1     38.3                      74.5  -36.2     25.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           13                        15     -2       15
  MONTH TO DATE  332                       423    -91      369
  SINCE MAR 1   1941                      2461   -520     2181
  SINCE JUL 1   8277                      9790  -1513     8533

 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   4   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  SW (210)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    76           600 AM
 LOWEST     47           300 PM
 AVERAGE    62

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59        77      1969
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   42        34      1957


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 23 2016...........SUNRISE   453 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1103 PM AKDT
MAY 24 2016...........SUNRISE   451 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1105 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MAY 23 2016             START   330 AM AKDT     END  1228 AM AKDT
MAY 24 2016             START   326 AM AKDT     END  1232 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)........18:10
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:04:30


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