Dozens of Anchorage residents displaced following flood

...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 chance of that level of rainfall in a...
Soaked by two inches of rain, Juneau stays on track for wettest July ever

...10.36 inches recorded in July 1997.The National Weather Service forecast for Juneau is calling for only isolated and...record of 1.14 inches, set July 23, 2000. At the weather service forecasting office on Mendenhall Loop Road, 2.16...
At glacier, a casual jökulhlaup season

...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...
Suffering dog rescued from locked car

...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 of...
Anchorage officially breaks low-snow record

...record for Alaska's largest city.The National Weather Service says Anchorage received 25.1 inches of snow over...That's the lowest snowfall on record for Anchorage. Weather Service meteorologist Michael Kutz says the previous low for...
Soggy July puts Juneau on pace for another rainfall record

...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

...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 1949...
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Sunshine helps temperature tie record

...Forecasters at the National Weather Service office in Juneau are predicting...meteorologist Pete Boyd of the weather service. "It's not unusual, but...this year.According to the weather service, the pleasant weather is being...
Mendenhall River gauge removed by NWS

The National Weather Service will no longer take depth measurements...the Mendenhall Loop Bridge.The Weather Service operates several stream and river...station at Mendenhall Lake. The Weather Service will use that measurement to forecast...
Record conditions lead to warmest, driest May in Juneau's history

...began.According to the National Weather Service, which has kept records in Alaska's...said Rick Thoman of the National Weather Service in Anchorage.While recordkeeping...downtown Juneau in 1890, the Weather Service's database for the downtown...


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