Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
354 PM AKST MON JAN 16 2017


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 16 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0300 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         18    100 PM  45    2009  23     -5       25
  MINIMUM         12        MM -25    1973  11      1       14
  AVERAGE         15                        17     -2       20

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.25R         0.21 2008   0.02   0.23     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.67                      0.38   0.29     0.16
  SINCE DEC 1      2.14                      1.49   0.65     0.39
  SINCE JAN 1      0.67                      0.38   0.29     0.16

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            4.1 R         3.7  2008   0.3    3.8      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    9.4                       5.9    3.5      3.5
  SINCE DEC 1     26.3                      22.6    3.7      6.1
  SINCE JUL 1     30.2                      44.0  -13.8     25.8
  SNOW DEPTH      17

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           50                        48      2       45
  MONTH TO DATE  862                       765     97      596
  SINCE DEC 1   2371                      2191    180     1937
  SINCE JUL 1   5024                      5355   -331     4751

 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  SE (150)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     8   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  SNOW
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           700 AM
 LOWEST     70           300 AM
 AVERAGE    81

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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 2017.......SUNRISE   954 AM AKST  SUNSET   426 PM AKST
JANUARY 17 2017.......SUNRISE   953 AM AKST  SUNSET   429 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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