Mendenhall River gauge removed by NWS

The National Weather Service will no longer take depth measurements of the Mendenhall River at the Mendenhall Loop Bridge.The Weather Service operates several...
April ends as No. 2 in record books; 2015 still has wettest start since 1943

...just shy of the wettest April on record at Juneau International Airport.According to measurements taken by the National Weather Service, 7.18 inches of rain fell at the airport last month. That figure was three-tenths of an inch below the...
Alaska Editorial: The little cog

...reminder of an important function of government.A National Weather Service meter at the Klawock Airport measures visibility...sees about 200 medevac flights per year.The National Weather Service, to its credit, has sent technicians to the...
Nasty weather brings record rainfall to Southeast

...start to April in Juneau, including a couple of rainfall records and even a dash of snow.According to the National Weather Service measuring point at Juneau International Airport, only a trace of snow fell Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Thanks...
This winter, a normal snowfall is abnormal

...unusual.According to measurements taken by the National Weather Service, February's first significant snowstorm had...panhandle, explained meteorologist Wes Adkins of the National Weather Service in Juneau.At the end of the workweek, strong...
Photo: Now boarding for flight

Cory Smith finds the weather fine for practicing his skateboarding tricks in the Walmart parking lot on Tuesday. The National Weather Service forecast for Wednesday call for sunny with areas of fog in the morning. Highs around 50.
Juneau nears wettest April on record

...10 days remaining in the month, Juneau is already approaching its wettest April on record.According to the National Weather Service measuring station at Juneau International Airport, 5.11 inches of rain has fallen on Juneau since April 1...
Forecasters predict warm spring, but dry may be hard to come by

...good news for everyone who enjoyed the weekend's warm, sunny conditions: More is coming.According to the National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center, there is a 70-80 percent chance that temperatures from April through June will...
Tsunami comms test tomorrow morning

...higher ground tomorrow when a tsunami warning sounds over the airwaves in Alaska.It's just a test.NOAA's National Weather Service, the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Alaska Broadcasters Association will...
Photo: Baskin' and Bawlin'

...rock to haul out on at Benjamin Island on Sunday. The rest of the week may not have such basking weather. The National Weather Service is calling for rain, heavy at times, for much of the week. High temperatures will be in the mid-40s.


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