Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
440 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 6 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

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
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         54     66    2004  53      1       50
                               1961
  MINIMUM         33     29    1974  37     -4       44

  AVERAGE         44                 45              47

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00   0.23 1971   0.02  -0.02     0.17
  MONTH TO DATE    T                  0.11  -0.11     0.17
  SINCE MAR 1      1.43               1.18   0.25     0.91
  SINCE JAN 1      2.51               2.63  -0.12     2.93

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0    T    1971   0.1   -0.1      0.0
                               1964
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                0.2   -0.2      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      4.6               14.1   -9.5     11.3
  SINCE JUL 1     25.1               74.4  -49.3     64.7
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           21                 20      1       19
  MONTH TO DATE  120                127     -7       84
  SINCE MAR 1   1932               2165   -233     2048
  SINCE JUL 1   8284               9494  -1210     8797

 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
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   3   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  SE (150)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    85           600 AM
 LOWEST     41          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    63

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   53        67      1981
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   37        27      1973


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  6 2015...........SUNRISE   537 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1018 PM AKDT
MAY  7 2015...........SUNRISE   535 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1020 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MAY 6 2015              START   437 AM AKDT     END  1120 PM AKDT
MAY 7 2015              START   434 AM AKDT     END  1123 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)........16:41
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:05:26


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