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CDAK48 PAFC 170052
CLIANC

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
452 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014


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

...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 16 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         50     62    1965  45      5       37               
  MINIMUM         34      4    1927  29      5       21               
  AVERAGE         42                 37              29             
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            T      0.46 1975   0.02  -0.02     0.00           
  MONTH TO DATE    0.04               0.24  -0.20     0.75           
  SINCE MAR 1      0.74               0.84  -0.10     2.12           
  SINCE JAN 1      2.76               2.29   0.47     4.57           
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0    4.3  1963   0.1   -0.1      0.0            
  MONTH TO DATE    0.4                2.7   -2.3     14.7            
  SINCE MAR 1     11.3               12.6   -1.3     35.3            
  SINCE JUL 1     64.7               72.9   -8.2     91.4            
  SNOW DEPTH       T                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY           23                 28     -5       36              
  MONTH TO DATE  500                495      5      628              
  SINCE MAR 1   1666               1687    -21     1875              
  SINCE JUL 1   8415               9016   -601     9320              
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                  0      0        0              
  MONTH TO DATE    0                  0      0        0              
  SINCE MAR 1      0                  0      0        0              
  SINCE JAN 1      0                  0      0        0              
...........................................................


WIND (MPH)                                                           
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   2   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   N (350)      
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     5   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (99)       
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM            
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.1                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.                            
  LIGHT RAIN                                                         

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    89           500 AM                                     
 LOWEST     58           100 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    74                                                       

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

                                                                     
THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        59      1965                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30         7      1927                    
                                             1920                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
APRIL 16 2014.........SUNRISE   636 AM AKDT  SUNSET   926 PM AKDT  
APRIL 17 2014.........SUNRISE   633 AM AKDT  SUNSET   928 PM AKDT  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
APRIL 16 2014           START   547 AM AKDT     END  1015 PM AKDT
APRIL 17 2014           START   544 AM AKDT     END  1018 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)........14:50   
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:05:42


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