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CXAK57 PAYA 010913
CLMYAK

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE YAKUTAT, AK
113 AM AKDT FRI APR 1 2016

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...THE YAKUTAT AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              59   3/22/1998
 LOW              -20   3/08/1972
HIGHEST            57   3/31         48       9      53  3/25
LOWEST             20                 8      12       4  3/11
AVG. MAXIMUM       47.8              39.4     8.4    41.8
AVG. MINIMUM       30.1              24.6     5.5    28.1
MEAN               39.0              31.9     7.1    35.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                 2.9    -2.9     3
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 32     19                24.1    -5.1    18
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.5    -0.5     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           37.28   1992
 MINIMUM            2.06   1958
TOTALS              9.63             11.04   -1.41   10.42
DAILY AVG.          0.31              0.33   -0.02    0.34
DAYS >= .01        18                19.3    -1.3    25
DAYS >= .10        13                15.8    -2.8    23
DAYS >= .50         5                 7.4    -2.4    10
DAYS >= 1.0         2                 3.0    -1.0     2
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        3.07   3/28                       1.23  3/26

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            111.0   1959
 24 HR TOTAL       30.0   3-11-1960
 SNOW DEPTH        96     3-10-2012
TOTALS              0.7              28.4   -27.7    27.5
SINCE 7/1          49.9             144.0   -94.1    40.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                13     -13       4
DAYS >= TRACE       5                16.0   -11.0     8
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 7.4    -7.4     6
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 1.1    -1.1     1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   3/18                         16  3/16
 24 HR TOTAL      0.2   3/18                        9.2  3/12

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     800              1022    -222     923
 SINCE 7/1       6138              7151   -1013    6355
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                4.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     21/130    DATE   03/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     31/140    DATE   03/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              1     ICE PELLETS                 2
RAIN                     19     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   0     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      4     HAZE                        1
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       2
BLOWING SNOW              0


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

&&
AS WITH MOST OF THE SUMMER MARCH WAS VERY WARM. WE BROKE A TOTAL OF 6 RECORDS AND
TIED TWO FOR MAXIMUM TEMPERATURES, WITH THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE HITTING 57 DEGREES
ON THE 31ST. ALTHOUGH WE HAD A GREAT DEAL OF RAIN ON THE 28TH AND 29TH TOTALLY 5.28
INCHES WE DID NOT BREAK ANY RECORDS FOR THOSE DAYS.

$$
DC APR 16



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