MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY for JANUARY 2014

DATA | STATISTICS | GRAPHS | CONDITIONS

CONDITIONS DAY of Month: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31

                     
NAME: 3270 Nowell   CITY: West Juneau   STATE: Alaska 
ELEV:    97 ft  LAT: 58 17' 33" N  LONG: 134 25' 37" W


TEMPERATURE (F), RAIN  (in), WIND SPEED (mph), SNOW (in). Snowfall from 21:00 - 21:00, all others Midnight to Midnight.

                                      HEAT  COOL        AVG                      WIND       SNOW        
    MEAN                              DEG   DEG         WIND                DOM  RUN        ON(1)       
DAY TEMP  HIGH   TIME   LOW    TIME   DAYS  DAYS  RAIN  SPEED HIGH   TIME   DIR  (mi)  SNOW GRND WEATHER
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 1  37.4  39.9  11:30a  34.9  12:05a  27.6   0.0  0.76   1.7  17.0   9:55a  SSE  40.61  0.0 MISS Cd/VarRn-Drz-Sp Lt-Brzy MCd Cd-ClrAreas/VryLtSp Cd/R
 2  36.0  37.3   6:25a  33.8  10:05p  29.0   0.0  0.19   0.6  10.0   7:45a    S  15.05  0.0 MISS Cd Cd/VarSpToR-Drz Cd TnyBrks Cd/VarSp-Mst-VryLtR Cd
 3  34.7  36.6   1:40p  33.5   1:25a  30.3   0.0  0.07   0.0   4.0   2:10p    S   0.24  0.0 MISS Cd Cd-MostlyLoCds/PeriodsVryLt:Sp-Mst-Drz ClrAreaEve
 4  34.2  35.3   4:00a  33.1   4:10p  30.8   0.0  0.06   0.4  11.0   5:10p    S   8.76  0.0 MISS Cd Cd-LoCds Cd Cd-LoCd/VryLt:Rn/Rn-Sn/Sn-Rn VarSp Cd
 5  33.9  35.2  12:20a  32.5   6:35p  31.1   0.0  0.89   0.8  14.0   4:50a  SSE  18.55  1.2 MISS Cd/VryLtRnToRn Cd Cd/Spr/Sn-Rn/Rn-Sn/VarRn/Sn/VarRn
 6  35.9  37.2  12:50p  33.8  12:15a  29.1   0.0  0.36   0.3   9.0   7:05p  SSE   7.11  0.0 MISS Cd/Lt-VryLtRShrs VarLoCd/VryLtDrz-Mst-SpW/Lulls Cd/R
 7  36.3  37.3   2:50p  34.4   6:20a  28.7   0.0  0.57   0.2  11.0   7:35a    S   4.78  0.1 MISS Cd/Rn/Rn-Sn Cd/XtmLtSpr-VryLtMstToLtRnW/LongLull Cd
 8  35.4  37.2   2:20a  34.6   6:55p  29.6   0.0  0.12   0.1  10.0  10:10p  SSW   2.21  0.0 MISS Cd/.01Rn Cd-VarFog-Fog-LoCd Cd-OccLoCd/Sp-VryLtDrz-R
 9  36.3  37.8   1:20p  34.9  12:05a  28.7   0.0  0.39   0.7   9.0   4:50a    S  15.63  0.0 MISS Cd Cd/RnToVryLtRn-Sp Brks Cd/Sp-VryLtDrz Cd Cd/SpToR
10  34.7  37.0  12:50p  30.9  11:50p  30.3   0.0  0.19   0.6   9.0  11:05a    S  13.16  0.0 MISS Cd/R Cd Cd/Sp/R-Sn/VryLtR Cd/Shrs:SpToR&R-Sn Cd-Brks
11  30.8  33.1  11:00p  28.1   9:40a  34.2   0.0  0.04   0.7  10.0   5:30p   NW  17.55  1.0 MISS VarFog-Brks Frost PCd MCd Cd-Brks Cd/FewFlksToSn Cd
12  33.1  35.3   1:30p  32.2   6:05a  31.9   0.0  0.67   0.7  14.0   1:50p    S  17.61  4.6 MISS Cd/S Cd Cd/S/Sp/Var:S-R/R-S/VarR/S Cd Cd/S-R Cd Cd/R
13  35.1  37.2  11:55a  32.7  10:00p  29.9   0.0  1.09   1.6  17.0   7:05p    S  39.56  0.4 MISS Cd/VarRn Cd Cd/SprToVryLtRn Cd Cd/Spr-Rn/Rn-Sn/Sn-Rn
14  39.9  43.1  11:45a  34.4  12:05a  25.1   0.0  2.72   2.5  28.0   1:20p    S  59.96  0.9 MISS Cd/MixedRn-Sn&Sn/HvyRnToSp Lt-Brz-Gsts Cd M/PCd Brks
15  38.8  40.9   8:35p  36.0   1:45a  26.2   0.0  0.44   0.9  11.0   9:20a    S  21.84  0.0 MISS Cd-Brks Cd Cd/Spr-Lt-VryLtRn-Rn Cd Cd-FewHintsBrks
16  41.8  43.2   8:10a  37.6  12:15a  23.2   0.0  0.43   2.9  20.0   5:05a  SSE  70.56  0.0 MISS Cd/VarSp-Mst-VryLtR-R-VarDrz LtBrz Cd Cd/Sp-VryLtDrz
17  40.0  42.6   1:25a  37.3   5:40p  25.0   0.0  0.22   1.5  11.0  10:15a  SSE  36.86  0.0 MISS Cd/RnToVryLtMst-Sp Cd Cd-VarBrk VarPCdToMCd&CdW/Brks 
18  40.1  47.3   4:05a  36.3   5:35p  24.9   0.0  0.63   1.4  18.0   6:00a    S  33.56  0.0 TRCE Cd Cd/RToVryLtR-Sp Lt-Brz Cd VarBrk/FewSp Cd Cd/RShr
19  36.9  40.8   1:25p  34.1   3:45a  28.1   0.0  0.07   0.2  10.0   1:20p    S   4.30  0.0  0.0 Cd&PCd OccBrks Cd/VryLtSp VarBrk Cd PCd MCd Cd Cd/Rn
20  36.7  38.6  12:50p  34.3   8:45p  28.3   0.0  0.15   0.0   6.0   4:10p    S   0.72  0.0  0.0 Cd/VryLt:Rn-Drz-Mist-Spr Cd Cd-LoFog Cd/Rn
21  36.1  38.3  11:30a  33.7   7:55p  28.9   0.0  0.01   0.1   7.0   1:30a    W   1.87  0.0  0.0 Cd/VryLtSp Cd VrySmBrks Cd Cd-LoFog M/PCd MClr PCd
22  42.1  45.1  10:45p  35.2  12:05a  22.9   0.0  0.73   2.1  15.0  11:35a  SSE  49.43  0.0  0.0 Cd Cd/VryLt:Spr&Drz-LtMstToVryLtRn-Rn LtWind
23  45.4  46.1   3:25a  44.5   5:15p  19.6   0.0  0.33   1.8  16.0   2:20a    S  43.29  0.0  0.0 Cd/VryLtMstToRn Cd/VryLt:Mst&Drz-VarSpr-VarDrz
24  38.1  45.4  12:15a  32.1  11:40p  26.7   0.0  0.00   0.2   8.0   3:45a    S   4.73  0.0  0.0 Fog PCd PCd-FogMnlnd VarCdBrks/MCd Clr/MClr M/PFoggy
25  31.7  33.8  11:55a  30.0  10:50p  32.3   0.0  0.00   0.1   8.0   2:30a  WNW   1.95  0.0  0.0 VarM/PFoggy Clr-VarFogHidingMnlnd Clr-PatchyFog Clr
26  30.3  32.4  12:15p  28.4   7:45a  34.7   0.0  0.00   0.0   6.0   9:15p  WSW   0.32  0.0  0.0 Clr Clr-VarFogOvhd-HidngMnlnd Clr Clr-LowBandFog Clr
27  31.8  34.3  11:00p  29.1   4:50a  33.2   0.0  0.00   0.0   6.0   3:15a  WSW   0.88  0.0  0.0 Clr MClr PCd MCd HiCds-Brks P/MCd PCd Cd PCd Clr Cd
28  36.0  37.6   2:00p  34.3  12:05a  29.0   0.0  0.24   0.0   1.0   7:10a  SSW   0.00  0.0  0.0 Cd Cd-ThenLoCds/VarSpr-VryLt:Rn-Driz
29  36.9  38.0   1:05p  35.2  11:25p  28.1   0.0  0.04   0.9  11.0   1:10p    W  20.29  0.0  0.0 Cd Cd/OccXtmLtMst-Sp LoCds Cd FewBrks MCd/Cd Cd-Brks
30  30.4  35.3  12:05a  25.8  10:20p  34.6   0.0  0.00   0.8  14.0   2:40a    W  19.06  0.0  0.0 Clr-FogVariablyHidingMnlnd BitPatchyFogWJnu-AM
31  26.6  29.0  12:30p  24.7   3:30a  38.4   0.0  0.00   0.2  10.0   6:25p  WNW   5.32  0.0  0.0 Clr-MFog&FogtoPFogOvhd-Mnlnd&MostOfHidden ClrEarlyPM
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    35.9  47.3    18    24.7    31   900.4   0.0 11.41   0.8  28.0    14      S 575.76  8.2

(1) As measured on Front Lawn 
STATISTICS | DATA | GRAPHS | CONDITIONS - DAY of MONTH: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31| TOP 
AVERAGE Mean Temp:	35.9
AVERAGE High Temp:	38.3
MINIMUM High Temp:	29.0	31st
MAXIMUM High Temp:	47.3	18th
AVERAGE Low Temp:	33.3
MINIMUM Low Temp:	24.7	31st
MAXIMUM Low Temp:	44.5	23rd
LOWEST Wind Chill Temp: 23.0	31st @ 0213 (based on 10 minute Average Wind Speed)
		
MAX >= 90.0:		0
MAX >= 80.0:		0
MAX >= 70.0:		0
MAX <= 32.0:		1	31st
MIN <= 32.0:		7	10th, 11th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 30th, 31st
MIN <=  0.0:		0
		
MAXIMUM Humidity (%):	100	29th @ 0615
MINIMUM Humidity (%):	21	14th @ 2214
January 1st - 18th @ 0346: Davis Vantage Pro Humidity Sensor
January 18th @ 0346 - January 24th @ 1900: Davis Vantage Pro Humidity Sensor but questionable
January 24th @ 1900 - End of Month: Davis Vantage Pro 2 Humidity Sensor
		
MAXIMUM Pressure (mb):	1031.5	24th @ 0259
MINIMUM Pressure (mb):	982.9	12th @ 0844
		
TOTAL   Htg Deg Days:	900.4
AVERAGE Htg Deg Days:	29.0
MINIMUM Htg Deg Days:	19.6	23rd
MAXIMUM Htg Deg Days:	38.4	31st
TOTAL Cool Deg Days:	0.0
Heat Base:  65.0  Cool Base:  65.0  Method: Integration
		
TOTAL   Precip.:	11.41
AVERAGE Precip.:	0.46
DAYS of Precip.:	25	All but: 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 30th, 31st
MAXIMUM Precip.:	2.72
MAXIMUM Rain Rate:	0.61	14th @ 1304
Days of Rain: 24 (>.01 in) 19 (>.1 in) 2 (>1 in)
TOTAL Snowfall:		8.2
DAYS of Snowfall:	6	5th, 7th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th
		
AVERAGE High Wind:	11.3
MINIMUM High Wind:	1	28th
MAXIMUM High Wind:	28	14th
WIND RUN (miles):	575.76
		

DAYS Sun at any time:	11

1st	No
2nd	Extremely Weak to Weak on Mainland
3rd	No
4th	No
5th	No
6th	No
7th	No
8th	No
9th	No
10th	No
11th	Full (Mainland)
12th	No
13th	No
14th	No
15th	No
16th	No
17th	Full
18th	Spots of Weak Sunshine on Mainland
19th	Very Weak to Weak on Mainland
20th	No
21st	No
22nd	No
23rd	No
24th	Full
25th	Full
26th	Full
27th	Extremely Weak to Weak
28th	No
29th	NO
30th	Full
31st	Full


DAYS OF Clear:		4	But with variable fog: 25th, 26th, 30th, 31st
DAYS OF Cld or M Cld:	27	All but: 25th, 26th, 30th, 31st
DAYS OF Rainbow:	0
DAYS OF Aurora:		0
DAYS OF Lightning:	0
DAYS OF Earthquake:	0



GRAPHS | DATA | STATISTICS | CONDITIONS - DAY of Month: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 | TOP

January 2014 - Barometric Pressure & Temperature with Highs & Lows.

January 2014 - Dewpoint & Humidity.

January 2014 - Rainfall & High Rain Rate with Pressure & Humidity.

January 2014 - High Wind, Wind Run, & 10 min. Avg. Wind Speed.



CONDITIONS - DAY of Month: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 | DATA | STATISTICS | GRAPHS | TOP

Fri. 1/31/14: DATA | 2208: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory which was to remain in effect until Midnight AST tonight was Cancelled at 2208 - See 2208 Below | January 2014 with 11.41" of Precipitation was the 2nd Wettest January on Record at the West Juneau Weather Station since records for January began in 1987. The Record is 11.61" of Precipitation set in 1989.

Thur. 1/30/14: DATA | 1612: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory remains in effect until Noon AST Friday - See 1612 Below | January brought record-breaking rains to Juneau - KTOO News article

Wed. 1/29/14: DATA | NWS: Record High Temperatures set Tuesday, Jan. 28th at Yakutat Airport; and from 8 am Sunday, Jan. 26th to 8 am Monday, Jan. 27th in Craig and at Skagway Power - See 0655 Below

Tue. 1/28/14: DATA | NWS: Record Temperatures set Monday, January 27th - See 0615 Below

Mon. 1/27/14: DATA | 0430: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory is cancelled - See 0430 Below | NWS: Record Temperatures for today, Monday, January 27th - See 0615 1/28 Above | NWS: Record High Temperatures set from 8 am Sunday, Jan. 26th to 8 am Monday, Jan. 27th in Craig and at Skagway Power - See 0655 1/29 Above

SUNDAY 1/26/14: DATA | 1855: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory now in effect until 11 AM AST Monday - See 1855 Below | NWS: Record High Temperatures set in some areas Saturday, Jan. 25th, and 8 am Friday to 8 am Saturday - See 0653 Below

Sat. 1/25/14: DATA | 1546: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory remains in effect until 10 AM AST Sunday - See 1546 Below | NWS: Record High Temperatures set across the Panhandle on Friday, January 24th - See 0618 Below | Humidity Sensor Status: Replacement weather station equipment is being installed; however a critical component so data can be transferred into the computer is needed (http://athena.trixology.com/index.php?topic=597.0) and has now been ordered

Fri. 1/24/14: DATA | NWS: Record High Temperatures across the Panhandle for today, Friday, January 24th - See 0618 1/25 Above | 2011: NWS: A Dense Fog Advisory issued at 6:44 PM remains in effect until 6 PM AST Saturday - See 2011 Below | NWS: Record High Temperature at the Juneau Airport for January 24th - See 1534 Below | NWS: Record High Temperature and Precipitation Thursday, January 23rd - See 0645 Below | January temperatures 'outrageously warm' throughout Southeast - Juneau Empire article | Temperatures In Alaska Are Warmer Than The Lower 48

Thur. 1/23/14: DATA | NWS: Record High Temperature and Precipitation for today, Thursday, January 23rd - See 0645 1/24 Above | NWS: Record High Temperature and Rainfall on Wednesday, January 22nd - See 0431 Below | 0832: January 2014 is now the 2nd Wettest January on Record at the West Juneau Weather Station since records for January began in 1987 | 29th Annual Juneau Community Legislative Welcome Reception at the Convention Center from 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Wed. 1/22/14: DATA | At the end of the day, January 2014 has been the 4th Wettest January on Record at the West Juneau Weather Station since records for January began in 1987 | NWS: Record High Temperature and Rainfall for today, Wednesday, January 22nd - See 0431 1/23 Above | Rally for Life at the Capitol Building from 11:30 AM to 1 PM | 0636: A New Weekly Picture has been posted - The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in 1964 | Three links about marijuana

Tue. 1/21/14: DATA | The 28th Alaska State Legislature - 2nd Session, Convenes Today

Mon. 1/20/14: DATA | M. L. King Jr. Day - Federal, State, & Local Government Holiday | 1242: The last little bit of snow on the front yard has just melted away; shoveled, plowed, and snowblower thrown snow still remains.

SUNDAY 1/19/14: DATA | Record High Temperature for Petersburg tied for January 18th - See 2118 1/18 Below

Sat. 1/18/14: DATA | Problem with Humidity Sensor - See 0345, 0351 and 0620 Below | Record High Temperature for Petersburg tied for January 18th - See 2118 Below

Fri. 1/17/14: DATA | 1139: The Sun is back at the West Juneau Weather Station in West Juneau - first time the sun has shone here since November 24th, 2013

Thur. 1/16/14: DATA | 0509: NWS: Heavy Rain for portions of Southeast Alaska today - See 0509 Below | NWS: Rainfall on the 14th broke some all time daily records for the month of January - See 2115 1/15 Below | Rain causes urban snow slides; danger is subsiding - KTOO News Article

Wed. 1/15/14: DATA | NWS: More Rain coming for Thursday - See 1830 Below | NWS: Record Daily Rainfall amounts set on January 14th - See 2030 1/14 Below | NWS: More Daily Record Rainfall amounts for the 14th and 15th - See 1814 Below

Tue. 1/14/14: DATA | There was a 73 miles per hour gust at about 2:30 p.m. at the Juneau Federal Building roof | NWS: Record Daily Rainfall amounts set today, January 14th - See 2030 Below | 1754: The NWS: Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams due to rain and melting snow for...small streams across the central and southern Panhandle Expires at 6 PM this afternoon - See 1754 Below | Heavy rain brings flood warning and high avalanche danger - KTOO News Article

Mon. 1/13/14: DATA

SUNDAY 1/12/14: DATA | Capital Transit is operating on Winter Snow Routes until midnight (PDF file)

Sat. 1/11/14: DATA | There was a NWS Dense Fog Advisory overnight which was Cancelled at 0456

Fri. 1/10/14: DATA

Thur. 1/09/14: DATA

Wed. 1/08/14: DATA | 1247: NWS: The Dense Fog Advisory will Expire at 1 PM AST this afternoon - See 1247 Below

Tue. 1/07/14: DATA | Russian Orthodox Christmas

Mon. 1/06/14: DATA | Epiphany

SUNDAY 1/05/14: DATA

Sat. 1/04/14: DATA | 0711: NWS: Dense Fog Advisory - mostly for the Juneau Airport area - has been Cancelled - See 0711 Below

Fri. 1/03/14: DATA

Thur. 1/02/14: DATA | 0635: Now Available: The December 2013 Monthly Report, the 2013 Yearly Report, and the updated Weather Database | NWS Summary of December 2013 Weather at the Juneau International Airport - See Below

Wed. 1/01/14: DATA | New Year's Day - Federal, State, and Local Holiday | 1545: AEL&P reports all power has been restored to all feeders (some customers have been off since sometime on 12/30 and/or 12/30 - 12/31 night) | AEL&P's Facebook Page for Updates on Power Outage(s) | Lengthy power outages for Juneau residents out-the-road - KTOO News Article | AEL&P's Outage Log