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CDAK48 PAFC 230050
CLIANC

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
449 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014


................................... 

...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 22 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                    
...........................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         66     82    1923  63      3       55               
  MINIMUM         50     33    1916  49      1       50               
  AVERAGE         58                 56              53             
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00   0.60 1953   0.12  -0.12     0.41           
  MONTH TO DATE    0.80               2.21  -1.41     4.54           
  SINCE JUN 1      7.36               5.01   2.35     6.10           
  SINCE JAN 1     10.59               8.25   2.34    12.48           
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0    0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0            
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                0.0    0.0      0.0            
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                0.0    0.0      0.0            
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                0.0    0.0      0.0            
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY            7                  9     -2       12              
  MONTH TO DATE  109                162    -53      150              
  SINCE JUN 1    591                649    -58      445              
  SINCE JUL 1    263                356    -93      261              
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                  0      0        0              
  MONTH TO DATE    0                  0      0        0              
  SINCE JUN 1      3                  2      1       21              
  SINCE JAN 1      3                  2      1       21              
...........................................................


WIND (MPH)                                                           
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   2   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  SW (230)      
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     6   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM            
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.0                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    89           300 AM                                     
 LOWEST     64          1100 AM                                     
 AVERAGE    77                                                       

..........................................................

                                                                     
THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        76      2004                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        33      1948                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
AUGUST 22 2014........SUNRISE   627 AM AKDT  SUNSET   937 PM AKDT  
AUGUST 23 2014........SUNRISE   630 AM AKDT  SUNSET   934 PM AKDT  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
AUGUST 22 2014          START   537 AM AKDT     END  1027 PM AKDT
AUGUST 23 2014          START   540 AM AKDT     END  1024 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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