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AWAK88 PAVW 222332
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ALASKA WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NOME AK
332 PM AKDT MON SEP 22 2014

ON THE WEATHER MAP TODAY HAD A COUPLE OF HIGHS POSITIONED
OVER THE EASTERN BERING SEA AND SOUTHWEST ALASKA WITH A
HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE STRETCHING NORTHEAST INTO THE GREAT
LAND INTERIOR. A STATIONARY FRONT WAS DRAPED ACROSS THE
NORTH SLOPES. A LOW WAS OVER POINT HOPE WITH A WEATHER
FRONT EXTENDED SOUTH OVER KOTZEBUE THEN SOUTHWEST
ACROSS THE SEWARD PENINSULA AND SAINT LAWERNCE ISLAND
INTO THE WESTERN BERING SEA. A COUPLE OF LOWS WERE OVER
THE SOUTHWESTERN BERING SEA AND NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC A
TROUGH WAS OVER THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL ALEUTIANS. THERE
WAS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA.

MOSTLY CLOUD WITH PERIODS OF RAIN AND SNOW WERE ACROSS THE
NORTH SLOPES..WESTERN ALASKA..SAINT LAWERNCE ISLAND NORTHERN
INTERIOR AND EASTERN ALASKA. AREAS OF THUNDERSTORMS WERE
OVER THE NORTHERN SOUTHEAST PANHANDLE. RAIN SHOWERS WERE
OVER ALASKA SOUTHEAST AND WESTERN ALEUTIAN. REST OF THE STATE
WAS UNDER MOSTLY SUNNY AND FAIR SKIES. MORNING PATCHY FOG WAS
OVER THE ALASKA COASTAL AREAS AND ISLANDS.
 
WINDS WERE UP TO 20 MPH OVER THE STATE OF ALASKA  TODAY. HIGHER
GUSTS  TO 30 MPH WERE FROM THE SEWARD PENINSULA ALONG THE
ALASKA NORTHWEST AND NORTHERN SOUTHEAST PANHANDLE.

AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES RANGED FROM THE LOW 30S TO LOW 40S ACROSS
THE ARCTIC COAST TO THE MID 40S THROUGH THE BERING STRAITS AND
SAINT LAWRENCE ISLAND. TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE LOW TO MID 30S
SOUTH OF THE BROOKS RANGE TO THE LOW 40S TO LOW 50S ACROSS
WESTERN ALASKA INCLUDING THE ALASKA PENINSULA AND THE
ALEUTIANS...TO THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S IN THE SOUTHERN INTERIOR.
TEMPERATURES WERE MOSTLY IN THE UPPER 40S TO UPPER 50S ACROSS
SOUTHCENTRAL ALASKA AND SOUTHEAST ALASKA EXCEPT FOR 61 DEGREES
AT METLAKATLA...UPPER 30S AT GLENNALLEN AND EUREKA.

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CRG SEP 14

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