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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
348 PM AKST MON FEB 20 2017

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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 20 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0300 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM          7    926 AM  41    2008  13     -6       17       
  MINIMUM         -6   1208 PM -51    1932 -10      4      -10       
  AVERAGE          1                         1      0        4      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.01          0.31 2011   0.01   0.00     0.00    
                                      1962                          
                                      1944                          
  MONTH TO DATE    0.11                      0.31  -0.20     0.05    
  SINCE DEC 1      3.03                      1.53   1.50     0.13    
  SINCE JAN 1      1.07                      0.89   0.18     0.06    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.2           6.7  2011   0.3   -0.1      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    4.1                       6.0   -1.9      0.6     
  SINCE DEC 1     54.0                      28.4   25.6      2.5     
  SINCE JUL 1     59.2                      54.2    5.0     52.6     
  SNOW DEPTH      20                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY           64                        64      0       61       
  MONTH TO DATE 1379                      1357     22     1269       
  SINCE DEC 1   5946                      5758    188     5240       
  SINCE JUL 1   9716                      9889   -173     9028       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    11   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (240)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    79                                                       
 LOWEST     71                                                       
 AVERAGE    75                                                       

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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13        41      1977                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)  -11       -54      1932                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 20 2017..........SUNRISE  831 AM AKST   SUNSET  541 PM AKST
FEBRUARY 21 2017..........SUNRISE  827 AM AKST   SUNSET  544 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)........9:10
GAIN SINCE YESTERDAY........................7 MINUTES
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NTS FEB 17

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