Skip Navigation Linkwww.weather.gov 
NOAA Logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service   NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Alaska Region Headquarters
Top left navbar Home Site Map National News Organization
  Nav bar end cap
Follow the National Weather Service Alaska Region on Facebook Follow the National Weather Service in Alaska on Twitter
UsaGov

NOAK48 PAFC 201357
PNSAFC
AKZ101-125-210200-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
557 AM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...FIRST MEASURABLE SNOWFALL OF THE SEASON FOR ANCHORAGE...

THE OFFICIAL NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAND LAKE SNOW OBSERVING
SITE MEASURED 0.6 INCHES OF SNOWFALL ON THE 19TH OF OCTOBER. THIS
MAKES IT THE FIRST OFFICIAL MEASURABLE SNOWFALL OF THE SEASON.
SINCE MIDNIGHT...ANOTHER 1.5 INCHES HAS FALLEN. THE HIGHEST SNOW
TOTALS HAVE BEEN CONFINED TO A VERY NARROW CORRIDOR FROM PORTAGE
VALLEY...ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM...AND SOUTH AND WEST ANCHORAGE
INCLUDING THE HILLSIDE. 

PRELIMINARY SNOWFALL REPORTS AS OF 545 AM AKDT

LOCATION...............................AMOUNT IN INCHES 
TURNAGAIN PASS/PORTAGE.................8 
MID HILLSIDE SOUTHWEST OF OMALLEY RD...7
SOUTH ANCHORAGE MID HILLSIDE...........6 
OLD SEWARD AND OMALLEY.................4 
72ND AND DOWLING.......................2.5 
NWS FORECAST OFFICE....................2.1 
15TH AND MERRILL FIELD.................1 
EAGLE RIVER............................0.3

$$

AHSENMACHER


Alaska Region Headquarters
222 West 7th Avenue #23
Anchorage, AK 99513-7575
Voice: 1-907-271-5088
Fax: 1-907-271-3711
Recorded Forecast: 1-800-472-0391
Webmaster Email: ARH Webauthors
Page Modified: 03 Feb 2008 18:00 UTC
About Us
Career Opportunities
Glossary
Credits
Disclaimer
Privacy Policy