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CXAK58 PAKN 020828
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
1058 PM AKST THU FEB 1 2018
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...THE KING SALMON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1917 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              53   MM                                            
 LOW              -27   01/22/2017                                    
HIGHEST            43                MM      MM       44              
LOWEST            -16                MM      MM      -27              
AVG. MAXIMUM     23.6              23.6     0.0     21.2              
AVG. MINIMUM     12.6               8.8     3.8      4.2              
MEAN             18.1              16.2     1.9     12.7              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32     18              17.8     0.2       22              
DAYS MIN <= 32     27              27.9    -0.9       31              
DAYS MIN <= 0      12              10.0     2.0       12              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM                                            
 MINIMUM           MM   MM                                            
TOTALS           1.48              1.02    0.46     0.15              
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.03    0.02     0.00              
DAYS >= .01        10              10.9    -0.9        6              
DAYS >= .10         5               3.5     1.5        0              
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.36   01/06 TO 01/06           01/20 TO 01/20       
                                                          01/20 TO 01/20
                                                          01/20 TO 01/20
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    01/20(00) TO 01/20(00)  
                                                 01/20(00) TO 01/20(00)0
                                                 01/20(00) TO 01/20(00)0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM                                            
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                                 
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM                                            
TOTALS            4.4              10.2    -5.8      3.0              
SINCE 7/1        12.5              29.5   -17.0     13.1              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 3      -1        0              
DAYS >= TRACE       9               8.6     0.4       13              
DAYS >= 1.0         2               3.2    -1.2                       
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   01/31                          1  01/29       
                        01/30                             01/28       
                        01/29                             01/27       
 24 HR TOTAL      2.8   01/17 TO 01/17           01/20 TO 01/20       
                                                          01/20 TO 01/20
                                                          01/20 TO 01/20
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                                            

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1449              1513     -64     1616              
 SINCE 7/1       5440              6328    -888     5764              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM                                                      
 LATEST       MM                                                      
EARLIEST                        MM                                    
LATEST                          MM                                    
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.3
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   9/027
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/010    DATE  01/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/090    DATE  01/05

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          6

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     80

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                8     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      1                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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