Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
424 PM AKST TUE JAN 16 2018


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 16 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 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         35        MM  45    2009  23     12       18
  MINIMUM         28        MM -25    1973  11     17       12
  AVERAGE         32                        17     15       15

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.32 2017   0.02  -0.02     0.32
  MONTH TO DATE    0.56                      0.38   0.18     0.74
  SINCE SEP 1      7.27                      7.67  -0.40     5.40
  SINCE JAN 1      0.56                      0.38   0.18     0.74

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0             5.3  2017   0.3   MM        5.3
  MONTH TO DATE    4.2                       5.9   -1.7     10.6
  SINCE SEP 1     14.6                      44.0  -29.4     31.4
  SINCE JUL 1     14.6                      44.0  -29.4     31.4
  SNOW DEPTH       5

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           33                        48    -15       50
  MONTH TO DATE  652                       765   -113      862
  SINCE DEC 1   1838                      2191   -353     2371
  SINCE JUL 1   4712                      5355   -643     5024

 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   5   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  NE (60)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (100)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (99)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  LT FREEZING RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    85          1200 AM
 LOWEST     78           100 AM
 AVERAGE    82

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   23        46      2014
                                             1992
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11       -20      1956


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 16 2018.......SUNRISE   955 AM AKST  SUNSET   426 PM AKST
JANUARY 17 2018.......SUNRISE   953 AM AKST  SUNSET   428 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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