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CDAK48 PAFC 181245
CLIANC

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
444 AM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015


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

...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 17 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST            
                VALUE   VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR            
                                           NORMAL                    
...........................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         49     59    1965  45      4       51               
  MINIMUM         35     12    1963  30      5       32               
  AVERAGE         42                 37      5       42             
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00   0.36 1975   0.02  -0.02                    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.45               0.26   0.19                    
  SINCE MAR 1      1.22               0.86   0.36                    
  SINCE JAN 1      2.30               2.31  -0.01                    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0    3.0  1975   0.2   -0.2                     
  MONTH TO DATE    2.2                2.9   -0.7                     
  SINCE MAR 1      2.4               12.8  -10.4                     
  SINCE JUL 1     22.9               73.1  -50.2                     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       23                        -5                       
  MONTH TO DATE  446                       -77                       
  SINCE MAR 1   1536                      -179                       
  SINCE JUL 1   7888                     -1156                       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0                       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0                       
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0                       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0                       
...........................................................


WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.2                                         



                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    76                                                       
 LOWEST     37                                                       
 AVERAGE    57                                                       

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

                                                                     
THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        59      1965                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30         9      1963                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
APRIL 18 2015.........SUNRISE   630 AM AKDT  SUNSET   930 PM AKDT  
APRIL 19 2015.........SUNRISE   627 AM AKDT  SUNSET   933 PM AKDT  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
APRIL 18 2015           START   541 AM AKDT     END  1021 PM AKDT
APRIL 19 2015           START   538 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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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........15:00   
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:05:41


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