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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
439 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2014...

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

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              73   09/05/1957
                        09/07/1940
                        09/10/1921
 LOW               19   09/24/1992
                        09/23/1935
HIGHEST            66                MM      MM       63
LOWEST             32                MM      MM       27
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.1              55.1     2.0     54.1
AVG. MINIMUM     43.8              42.0     1.8     41.8
MEAN             50.4              48.6     1.8     48.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               2.5     0.5        5
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.64   1990
 MINIMUM         0.52   1936
TOTALS           4.01              2.99    1.02     5.85
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.10    0.03     0.19
DAYS >= .01        14              14.8    -0.8       22
DAYS >= .10        10               8.4     1.6       12
DAYS >= .50         3               1.5     1.5        4
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.69   09/19 TO 09/19           09/11 TO 09/11
                                                          09/23 TO 09/23
                                                          09/23 TO 09/23
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    09/11(00) TO 09/11(00)
                                                 09/23(00) TO 09/23(00)3
                                                 09/23(00) TO 09/23(00)3

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            4.6   5
                        0
                        -26215
 24 HR TOTAL      3.5   09/29/1965 TO 09/30/1965
 SNOW DEPTH         1   09/30/1992
TOTALS            0.0               0.4    -0.4        T
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.4    -0.4        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.2    -0.2        1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   09/30 TO 09/30           09/23 TO 09/23
                                                          09/23 TO 09/23
                                                          09/23 TO 09/23
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    09/23(00) TO 09/23(00)
                                                 09/23(00) TO 09/23(00)3
                                                 09/23(00) TO 09/23(00)3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     429               494     -65      507
 SINCE 7/1        778               944    -166      848
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          3                 2       1       21

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/14/1946
 LATEST       06/08/1919
EARLIEST      09/25             09/23
LATEST                          05/08
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/029
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/170    DATE  09/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/MM     DATE   MM

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         13

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

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

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