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CXAK59 PABR 010958 CCA
CLMBRW

CLIMATE REPORT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BARROW, AK
226 AM AKDT THU SEP 1 2016
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...THE BARROW WSO AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1915 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR\'S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              76   8/08/1968 
 LOW               20   8/16/1925 
HIGHEST            64   8/27         61       3      52  8/25  
LOWEST             30   8/4 & 8/19   27       3      26  8/20  
AVG. MAXIMUM       44.2              43.9     0.3    42.3    
AVG. MINIMUM       35.3              34.1     1.2    33.8   
MEAN               39.8              39.0     0.8    38.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                 0.9    -0.9     0
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      0                 0.0    -0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 32      4                13.5    -9.5     8
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            2.81   1963   
 MINIMUM            0.00   1934
TOTALS              0.84              1.05   -0.21    1.69
DAILY AVG.          0.03              0.03    0.00    0.05
DAYS >= .01         8                11.5    -3.5    14
DAYS >= .10         3                 3.9    -0.9     6
DAYS >= .50         0                 0.2    -0.2     1
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.41   8/18                       0.55  8/25        

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              4.0   1969
 24 HR TOTAL        2.8   8-21-2003
 SNOW DEPTH         3     8-21-2003    
TOTALS              2.2               0.9     1.3     0.8   
SINCE 7/1           2.2               1.0     1.2     0.8   
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE       9                 8.1     0.9     8
DAYS >= 1.0         1                 0.2     0.8     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         T   8/23 LAST OF SEVERAL          0  8/18  
 24 HR TOTAL      1.6   8/19                        0.4  8/29  

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     776               806     -31     827 
 SINCE 7/1       1429              1555    -125    1578
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
................................................................

WIND (MPH)                        
AVERAGE WIND SPEED               12.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     31/220    DATE   08/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     38/220    DATE   08/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 0
RAIN                     14     GLAZE                       1
DRIZZLE                   8     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      9     HAZE                        0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      15
BLOWING SNOW              0

[REMARKS]

WITH NEARLY 100 YEARS OF RECORD AUGUST 2016 WAS THE 31ST WARMEST
45TH DRIEST AND 10TH SNOWIEST OF RECORD.

DAILY RECORDS SET WERE

TEMPERATURE.....MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 64 DEGREES ON THE 27TH.
SNOWFALL........TOTAL OF 0.3 INCHES ON THE 16TH.
                TOTAL OF 1.6 INCHES ON THE 19TH.

RFL

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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RFL SEP 16


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