Daily Climate Summary - Anchorage


CDAK48 PAFC 240057
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
453 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 23 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

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


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST            
                VALUE   VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR            
                                           NORMAL                    
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         36     54    2002  37     -1       40               
                               1936                                 
  MINIMUM         23      1    1933  25     -2       26               
  AVERAGE         30                 31              33             
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00   0.50 1989   0.06  -0.06     0.00           
  MONTH TO DATE    1.20               1.67  -0.47     1.84           
  SINCE SEP 1      5.21               4.66   0.55     7.69           
  SINCE JAN 1     17.52              13.95   3.57    21.05           
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0    5.4  1989   0.3   -0.3      0.0            
  MONTH TO DATE    3.8                5.2   -1.4      0.0            
  SINCE SEP 1      3.8                5.6   -1.8       T             
  SINCE JUL 1      3.8                5.6   -1.8       T             
  SNOW DEPTH       1                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY           35                 34      1       32              
  MONTH TO DATE  625                644    -19      470              
  SINCE SEP 1   1054               1138    -84      977              
  SINCE JUL 1   1403               1588   -185     1318              
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                  0      0        0              
  MONTH TO DATE    0                  0      0        0              
  SINCE SEP 1      0                  0      0        0              
  SINCE JAN 1      3                  2      1       21              
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   1   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   N (10)       
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     5   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (20)       
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM            
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     1.2                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.                            
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    88           300 AM                                     
 LOWEST     52          1100 AM                                     
 AVERAGE    70                                                       
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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        54      2002                    
                                             1980                    
                                             1938                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   25         3      1933                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 23 2014.......SUNRISE   904 AM AKDT  SUNSET   624 PM AKDT  
OCTOBER 24 2014.......SUNRISE   907 AM AKDT  SUNSET   621 PM AKDT  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
OCTOBER 23 2014         START   819 AM AKDT     END   709 PM AKDT
OCTOBER 24 2014         START   822 AM AKDT     END   706 PM AKDT


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




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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........ 9:20   
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....-0:05:36

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