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Weird weather lingers in Anchorage

...for the association.By this time of year, Anchorage normally has 30.9 inches of snowfall, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Bill Ludwig. But the city has seen 10.3 inches this season from just two measurable snowfalls...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-21/weird-weather-lingers-anchorage
State
Photo: Early morning glow

A pedistrian walks along Egan Drive as the sun rises to clearing skies on Wednesday. The National Weather Service calls for a mix of rain and snow Thursday and Thursday night with a high temperature of 36 degrees.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-18/photo-early-morning-glow
Local
Photo: Morning fog

Morning traffic lights shine through the fog on the Douglas Bridge Wednesday. The National Weather Service issued a dense fog advisory that is in effect until 1 p.m. Thursday.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-11/photo-morning-fog
Local
Juneau's late snow is uncommon but not unprecedented

Buffalo hasn't stolen Alaska's snow. It only feels like it.Through Sunday, the National Weather Service station at Juneau International Airport has measured only a trace of snowfall thus far this winter. Meanwhile, Buffalo, New...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-24/juneaus-late-snow-uncommon-not-unpreced
Local
Where's the snow? Not in Alaska

...Anchorage's high this month was 48 degrees on Nov. 10, instead of the norm of 29 degrees for that day, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Andy Dixon.The same system that is pushing frigid conditions from the north to the Lower 48 states...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-21/wheres-snow-not-alaska
State
Active Alaska volcano calms down - for now

...major blast Saturday that lasted seven or eight hours before its seismic activity dramatically dropped.The National Weather Service warned aircraft to avoid the area over the weekend because of the ash plume.Some other facts about Pavlof...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-17/active-alaska-volcano-calms-down-%E2%80
State
Where's the snow? Not in Alaska's largest city

...weather.In fact, a light rain fell this week, only to later freeze into a slick layer on roads and trails.National Weather Service meteorologist Andy Dixon says the same system that is pushing frigid conditions from the north to the Lower 48...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-20/wheres-snow-not-alaskas-largest-city
State
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Nov. 24, 2014

...waiting for the follow-through. Thumbs down to the continued lack of snow. According to figures kept by the National Weather Service, in an average year, Juneau would have already received almost 9 inches of snow at sea level by this point...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-24/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-n
Opinion
Alaska Science Forum: Snow-starved Alaska not the normal state

...slope of the Alaska Range or northern Southeast," said Rick Thoman, a go-to weather history guy with the National Weather Service in Fairbanks. "The North Slope is the only area with even remotely close to normal snow."The lack of white...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-28/alaska-science-forum-snow-starved-al
Outdoors
Juneau's first snowfall was worth 8 inches

...today's morning rush hour.According to the National Weather Service in Juneau, 9.8 inches of snow fell at Juneau...early this morning. On Monday afternoon, the National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory effective through...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-02/juneaus-first-snowfall-was-worth-8-inch
Local

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