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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
602 AM AKDT SAT NOV 1 2014
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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1915 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              64   10/09/2006                                    
 LOW               -6   10/26/1935                                    
HIGHEST            51                MM      MM       57              
LOWEST             16                MM      MM       26              
AVG. MAXIMUM     40.6              40.5     0.1     48.7              
AVG. MINIMUM     28.7              29.1    -0.4     37.3              
MEAN             34.7              34.8    -0.1     43.0              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32      5               4.3     0.7        0              
DAYS MIN <= 32     20              18.9     1.1        5              
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.28   2002                                          
 MINIMUM         0.35   1960                                          
TOTALS           1.20              2.03   -0.83     3.22              
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.07   -0.03     0.10              
DAYS >= .01         5              11.9    -6.9       14              
DAYS >= .10         3               5.4    -2.4        7              
DAYS >= .50         1               1.1    -0.1        1              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.56   10/11 TO 10/11           10/28 TO 10/28       
                                                          10/27 TO 10/27
                                                          10/27 TO 10/27
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    10/28(00) TO 10/28(00)  
                                                 10/27(00) TO 10/27(00)7
                                                 10/27(00) TO 10/27(00)7

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           28.1   5                                             
                        0                                             
                        -26215                                        
 24 HR TOTAL     14.6   10/12/1996 TO 10/13/1996                      
 SNOW DEPTH        17   10/13/1996                                    
TOTALS            3.8               7.9    -4.1        T              
SINCE 7/1         3.8               8.3    -4.5        T              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0              
DAYS >= TRACE       5               4.0     1.0        2              
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.2    -1.2        0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   10/20                          0  MM          
 24 HR TOTAL      3.2   MM                       10/27 TO 10/27       
                                                          10/27 TO 10/27
                                                          10/27 TO 10/27
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    10/27(00) TO 10/27(00)  
                                                 10/27(00) TO 10/27(00)7
                                                 10/27(00) TO 10/27(00)7

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     933               936      -3      675              
 SINCE 7/1       1711              1880    -169     1523              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1          3                 2       1       21              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/14/1946                                              
 LATEST       06/08/1919                                              
EARLIEST      10/01             09/23                                 
LATEST                          05/08                                 
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.3
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/010
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    16/MM     DATE   MM                   
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    28/MM     DATE   MM                   

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            6
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     69

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       1
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      1
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0                                           
                                                                    

CIVIL TWILIGHT
                        START          AKDT     END          AKDT
                        START          AKDT     END          AKDT
  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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