Weather Service Report


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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
341 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 27 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0300 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         19    211 AM  38    1909   3     16      -23       
  MINIMUM        -20    251 PM -58    1961 -15     -5      -39       
  AVERAGE          0                        -6      6      -31      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            T             0.78 1965   0.02  -0.02     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.91                      0.55   0.36     0.75    
  SINCE DEC 1      0.91                      0.55   0.36     0.75    
  SINCE JAN 1     17.14                     10.72   6.42    10.62    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            T            12.9  1965   0.4   -0.4      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE   14.9                      10.5    4.4     14.0     
  SINCE DEC 1     14.9                      10.5    4.4     14.0     
  SINCE JUL 1     24.7                      36.3  -11.6     33.0     
  SNOW DEPTH      14                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY           65                        71     -6       96       
  MONTH TO DATE 1574                      1856   -282     1850       
  SINCE DEC 1   1574                      1856   -282     1850       
  SINCE JUL 1   5292                      5987   -695     5387       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1     27                        61    -34      226       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (250)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.                            
  LIGHT SNOW                                                         
  FOG                                                                

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    83                                                       
 LOWEST     62                                                       
 AVERAGE    73                                                       

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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)    3        40      1982                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)  -15       -62      1961                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 27 2014..........SUNRISE  1059 AM AKST   SUNSET  247 PM AKST
DECEMBER 28 2014..........SUNRISE  1059 AM AKST   SUNSET  249 PM AKST

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

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SNOW DEPTH IS MEASURED AT 3AM AKST/4AM AKDT

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AVAILABLE DAYLIGHT

AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........3:48
GAIN SINCE YESTERDAY........................2 MINUTES
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RM DEC 14

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