Dozens of Anchorage residents displaced following flood

...rainstorm dropped more than 2 inches of rain on parts of Anchorage in fewer than 12 hours, according to the National Weather Service. That makes it unusually intense for the region -- a weather service bulletin said there is about a 2 percent...
Soaked by two inches of rain, Juneau stays on track for wettest July ever

...seems likely that this month's rainfall total will approach the 10.36 inches recorded in July 1997.The National Weather Service forecast for Juneau is calling for only isolated and scattered showers through Sunday, but the chance of rain...
Suffering dog rescued from locked car

...suffering a heat stroke is brought to him he uses ice packs and chilled IV fluids to help the animal recover.The National Weather Service reported the temperature in Juneau at 4 p.m. was 76 degrees.According to a report by the American Academy...
At glacier, a casual jökulhlaup season

...Eran Hood, a professor of environmental science at the University of Alaska Southeast. Hood, along with the National Weather Service, has been tracking these floods since 2011, when the first one in modern memory erupted from Mendenhall Glacier...
June finishes warmer, wetter than normal, but with no records

...history.After that start, even the fourth-wettest June on record is fairly unremarkable.According to the National Weather Service, Juneau's June weather finished warmer and wetter than normal, but without any significant records.Temperatures...
Soggy July puts Juneau on pace for another rainfall record

...this year could topple that 18-year-old record for Juneau's wettest July.According to forecasters at the National Weather Service office in Juneau, there will be a break in the rain Thursday before the precipitation returns today. The chance...
Typhoon pounds China with heavy rains; 1.1M evacuated

...storm, Xinhua said. The provincial flood control bureau said 28,764 ships had been ordered back to port.The national weather service said earlier the typhoon might be the strongest to strike China since the communist government took power in...
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Record conditions lead to warmest, driest May in Juneau's history

...began.According to the National Weather Service, which has kept records...said Rick Thoman of the National Weather Service in Anchorage.While recordkeeping...Vaughan, a forecaster at the National Weather Service office in Juneau, explained...
Powerful rainstorms hit East Coast; Midwest cleans up

...stop train service.The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for...with serious injuries. The National Weather Service confirmed it was a tornado...northwest of Lansing. The National Weather Service said a tornado hit early...
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Smoke on the water

...Southeast Alaska from neighboring wildfires.How near are the neighboring wildfires?A meteorologist with the National Weather Service, Jonathan Garner, confirmed the smoke moved in from the north or northwest. According to the Associated Press...


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