Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
445 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 28 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         48        MM  65    2005  50     -2       56
  MINIMUM         35        MM  25    1972  34      1       40
                                      1955
  AVERAGE         42                        42      0       48

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.17 1988   0.02  -0.02     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.02                      0.44  -0.42     0.62
  SINCE MAR 1      1.25                      1.04   0.21     1.39
  SINCE JAN 1      1.83                      2.49  -0.66     2.47

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           1.5  1968   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       3.9   -3.9      4.4
  SINCE MAR 1     10.7                      13.8   -3.1      4.6
  SINCE JUL 1     38.3                      74.1  -35.8     25.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           23                        23      0       17
  MONTH TO DATE  599                       800   -201      685
  SINCE MAR 1   1569                      1992   -423     1775
  SINCE JUL 1   7905                      9321  -1416     8127

 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   2   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   W (280)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           400 AM
 LOWEST     58          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        69      2005
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        23      2013


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 28 2016.........SUNRISE   558 AM AKDT  SUNSET   959 PM AKDT
APRIL 29 2016.........SUNRISE   555 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1001 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
APRIL 28 2016           START   503 AM AKDT     END  1055 PM AKDT
APRIL 29 2016           START   500 AM AKDT     END  1058 PM 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)........16:01
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:05:35

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