Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
502 PM AKST WED JAN 17 2018


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 17 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         36    223 PM  46    2014  23     13       14
                                      1992
  MINIMUM         30    956 AM -20    1956  11     19       -7
  AVERAGE         33                        17     16        4

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.25 2003   0.02  -0.02     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.56                      0.40   0.16     0.75
  SINCE SEP 1      7.27                      7.69  -0.42     5.41
  SINCE JAN 1      0.56                      0.40   0.16     0.75

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           5.2  2013   0.4   -0.4      0.2
  MONTH TO DATE    4.2                       6.3   -2.1     10.8
  SINCE SEP 1     14.6                      44.4  -29.8     31.6
  SINCE JUL 1     14.6                      44.4  -29.8     31.6
  SNOW DEPTH       5

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           32                        48    -16       61
  MONTH TO DATE  681                       813   -132      923
  SINCE DEC 1   1867                      2239   -372     2432
  SINCE JUL 1   4741                      5403   -662     5085

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   1   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  NW (320)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    10   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (260)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    12   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (260)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           800 AM
 LOWEST     75           100 PM
 AVERAGE    84

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   23        46      1981
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11       -19      1989
                                             1972


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 17 2018.......SUNRISE   953 AM AKST  SUNSET   428 PM AKST
JANUARY 18 2018.......SUNRISE   951 AM AKST  SUNSET   431 PM AKST

CIVIL TWILIGHT
JANUARY 17 2018         START    858 AM GMT     END    524 PM GMT
JANUARY 18 2018         START    857 AM GMT     END    526 PM GMT



-  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)........ 6:35
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:04:19



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