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Regional Infrared Satellite Anchorage AK Radar
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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 31-May-2016 @ 1:40pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Warmer 3.9°F than last hour.

68.0°F

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High Today
68.0°F
1:39 PM
Low Today
43.9°F
6:03 AM
Yest High
68.5°F
2:59 PM
Yest Low
50.8°F
11:59 PM
Sta* High
73.4°F
2010
Sta* Low
38.6°F
2012
* This Station's Records Since 1/2008
Rec* High
72.0°F
2015
Rec* Low
41.0°F
2014
* Records from Weather Underground
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Wind from E Wind:  E
1.2

Gusting to:
2.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Fire Weather Index: LOW Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
18.0 of 232
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind around 15 mph.
Mostly Sunny
Tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Mostly Sunny
Hi 66 °F Lo 49 °F Hi 67 °F
SPC Activity Map
Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Increased 1.5°F since last hour. 48.7°F
Last Hour: Increased 1.5°F since last hour. 1.5°F
High 1:39 PM: 48.7°F
Low 6:10 AM: 37.5°F
Record High: 63.5°F on
Aug-4-2015
Record Low: -10.8°F on
Mar-14-2015
Wetbulb: 57.7°F
Rain Today
rain graph

Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.01 in
May Rain: 0.43 in
May to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
May to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.43 in for the month 0.43 in
May Avg: 0.29 in
Diff from Avg: Over 0.14 in for the month 0.14 in
Season:1 1.84 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 1.84 in for the year 1.84 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
May-29-2016
at 7:11 PM
27 rain days in 2016
8 days in May
2 days since last rain
Current: E  1.2 mph
1Hr Average: 3.4 mph
Wind Run: 11.12 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 2.0 mph
Today: 14.0 mph 12:48 PM
Month: 53.0 mph May-30
Year: 56.0 mph Jan-9
Record Gust: 57.5 mph
Feb-2-2015
Sunlight:
Possible hours of Sunlight
18:41

+4:01
Min:Sec

Morning Crescent, 25 days, 2 hours, 13 minutes in cycle
1%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Decreased 3% since last hour. 50%
Last Hour: Decreased 3% since last hour. 3%
High 4:26 AM: 79%
Low 1:38 PM: 43%
Record High: 100%
Nov-14-2015
Record Low: 16%
May-15-2016
Current: Falling 0.02  inHg/hr 29.829 inHg
Last Hour: Falling slowly
High 12:04 AM: 30.027
Low 1:35 PM: 29.827
Record High: 30.549 inHg
Feb-26-2015
Record Low: 28.538 inHg
Jan-27-2016
Cooling Degree Days Coming Soon Heat Index Air
Today: 0.0
May: 0.0
2016 to Date: 0.0
Heating Degree Days
2016 to Date: 3929.7
Current: 68.0°F
High 1:39pm: 68.0°F
Yesterday: 68.5°F
Record: 81.5°F
Jun-15-2015

AQI


Density:
1.195 kg/m3

Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
5.2
Sunburn in
22 Minutes
Highest:
1:39 PM
5.2
918 W/m2
97%
Solar % SI
High Today:
1:40 PM
918  W/m2
Record:
1179 W/m2
Almanac Irrigation Index5 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Currently: Afternoon
YTD Avg Temp: 39.0°F
Sunrise: 4:36 am
Sunset: 11:17 pm
Moonrise: 3:45 am
Moonset: 3:01 pm
Full Moon: May-21-2016
New Moon: 03:00 UTC
Jun-5-2016
Updated at Midnight
Current ET: 0.15 in
7-Days Rain: 0.01 in
7-Days ET: 1.13 in
7-Day:  1.114 in water in deficit of what evaporated in last 7 days. 1.114 in
May:  3.23 in water in deficit of what evaporated this month. 3.23 in
HIGHS: LOWS:
82.6°F
Jun-15-2015
-5.4°F
Mar-14-2015
Daytime Records
  71.4°F
Jun-16-2015
  -0.9°F
Jan-26-2015
Nitetime Records
  67.3°F
Jun-16-2015
  -3.1°F
Nov-18-2015
ICN:18 | S3C2:0 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.5 | RCP:99%
1 Rain season: Apr 1st to Oct 15th.   4 Updated at Noon Alaska Time.   5 Estimated amount of water needed to replace the water used by plants and evaporation from the past week. (Negative numbers mean amount of water needed, positive numbers mean excess water is present).   6 Air Quality Index is provided bu Municipality of Anchorage and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 31 of just the month of May for this station since 2008.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 31 of May for this station since 2008.



 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook This Afternoon & Tonight
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind around 15 mph.
Mostly Sunny

Hi 66 °F
NWS forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind around 15 mph.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds and cooler. precipitation possible and windy within 6 hrs.
Tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy

Lo 49 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Mostly Sunny
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday

Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind around 5 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Mostly Cloudy
Friday

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Chance
Showers
Friday
Night
Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Chance
Showers
Saturday

Saturday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Chance
Showers
Hi 67 °F Lo 51 °F Hi 62 °F Lo 50 °F Hi 62 °F Lo 48 °F Hi 63 °F
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