MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY for APRIL 2005

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

                     
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  35.6  40.8  11:05a  30.6   6:15a  29.4   0.0  0.04   2.7  28.0   7:25p  ESE  63.48  0.2  0.2 DecrCld IncrCld Cld/Sn/LtSn-Rn M/PCld Cld Cld/Brz/Sn
 2  36.2  42.2  12:55p  32.2   1:10a  28.8   0.0  0.30   4.2  25.0   2:05a   SE 100.16  1.8  0.0 Sn/Windy Cld/Rn-Sn PCld MCld Cld Cld/VryLtSn&LtRn-Sn 
 3  37.5  44.1   3:05p  32.9   1:30a  26.4   0.0  0.14   1.6  11.0   5:05a  WNW  40.41  0.2  0.0 Cldy/OccRn-Sn/Sn VarCld/OccLtRn-Spr Rnbow Cld/Rn
 4  37.6  42.8   2:05p  32.2   3:55a  27.4   0.0  0.09   2.0  16.0   5:25p   SW  48.08  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn Sn? LoCld Cld/OccBrks&OccLtRn-Rn Rnbow VarCld
 5  43.1  49.1   2:35p  35.9   1:15a  21.9   0.0  0.10   6.9  35.0   8:35a   NE 165.53  0.0  0.0 Cld/Brzy Ovcst/Brz-Wind/Windy Cld/OccSpr Cld/LtRn-Rn
 6  41.5  51.7   2:20p  32.2  11:50p  23.5   0.0  0.03   1.9  11.0  11:50a  ESE  44.49  0.0  0.0 Cld/OccLtRn-Spr Cld/Brks MCld PCld MCld/Cld PCld Clr
 7  37.4  48.9   2:55p  28.2   5:40a  27.6   0.0  0.00   1.8  10.0   6:50p   SW  42.50 FRST  0.0 Clear MostlyClear Clear
 8  39.3  49.6   3:15p  28.2   5:55a  25.7   0.0  0.05   1.9  13.0   7:50p   SW  44.67 FRST  0.0 Clear MClear Clr/PCld Cld/MCld Cld/Spr-LtRn-Rn
 9  40.2  42.8   1:05p  38.5   5:25a  24.8   0.0  0.28   2.6  21.0   5:05p   SE  87.87  0.0  0.0 Cld/OccRn/Spr-Mist Cld/OccLtRn-Spr Cld/OccRn/Spr Rn
10  40.5  48.8   2:55p  35.9   7:10a  24.5   0.0  0.26   3.2  17.0  12:25a   SW  76.58  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn(Sn-onMtns) Cld/SmBrks PCld-MCld MClr ThinClds 
11  40.9  44.3   4:20p  38.5   3:40a  24.1   0.0  0.17   1.9  14.0   1:20a  ESE  45.75  0.0  0.0 Cldy Cldy/Spr-LtRn-Rn With CldyPeriods&OccBrks Rnbw
12  41.6  47.3   4:40p  36.8  11:35p  23.4   0.0  0.07   1.6  12.0   5:40p   SW  39.34  0.0  0.0 Cld/BitofRn Cld/MCld Cld/ThinAreas Cld/OccRn-LtRn
13  42.0  51.3   3:05p  36.0  12:00m  23.0   0.0  0.01   1.5  10.0   7:05p   SW  35.27  0.0  0.0 Cld/OccSpr MCld&Cld-Brks P/MCld PCld/Clr MCld
14  40.3  49.6   1:55p  32.4  12:00m  24.7   0.0  0.01   1.6  13.0  12:25p  SSW  39.38  0.0  0.0 Cld/Brks MCld OccLtRn-Spr P/MCld DecrCld MClr
15  42.7  52.0   4:40p  30.3   5:15a  22.3   0.0  0.00   4.0  28.0   2:10p   NE  95.11 FRST  0.0 Clear Brzy IncrOvcst Cld HiThin/VryThinClds
16  45.1  52.8  12:50p  34.9   4:40a  19.9   0.0  0.00   4.3  29.0   1:40p   NE 102.18  0.0  0.0 M/PCld P/MCld Brzy Ovcst/WeakSun Cld-OvcstwThinSpots
17  43.6  54.5   2:45p  34.9  11:35p  21.4   0.0  0.00   2.2  12.0   6:10p    S  52.17  0.0  0.0 Mcld/Cld cld/BrknSky VarPCld-MCldwSun PCld/Clr MClr
18  40.0  45.1  12:00p  33.7   1:45a  25.0   0.0  0.60   3.4  21.0   2:20p    E  81.50  0.0  0.0 Cldy Cldy/Rn(Snow on Mtns) OccBrzy
19  44.2  47.0   4:15p  40.9   1:40a  20.8   0.0  0.99   4.6  21.0   3:25a   SE 111.50  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn Brzy Cld/Rn-LtRn-Spr
20  46.4  50.5   1:00p  43.5   2:25a  18.6   0.0  0.16   1.2  11.0  10:30p   SE  28.45  0.0  0.0 Cld-LwrBand ThinnishOvcst Cld/Rn-LtRn-Spr
21  47.2  55.7   1:15p  42.9  12:00m  17.8   0.0  0.24   2.1  13.0   2:05p   SE  49.56  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn LoCld/Mist Cld/MCld Rnbws M/PCld MClr Cld
22  46.2  53.9   3:25p  36.6   5:15a  18.8   0.0  0.00   3.6  16.0  11:35p   SW  85.32  0.0  0.0 Cld/MCld MCld VarMostCldtoPartCld-Clear VryThinOvcst
23  49.1  64.5   3:05p  38.9   7:05a  15.9   0.0  0.00   3.1  19.0   5:05a   SW  74.10  0.0  0.0 PCld/MClr MostlyClear Clear
24  50.3  64.5   3:25p  37.9   5:15a  14.7   0.0  0.00   1.5   8.0   8:40a   SW  35.73  0.0  0.0 MostlyClear Clear
25  52.5  65.3   3:55p  39.2   5:40a  12.5   0.0  0.00   1.2   8.0   8:05p   SW  29.42  0.0  0.0 Clear MClr PCld/Clr HiThinOvcst with thinner areas
26  52.6  67.8   4:30p  39.9   5:10a  12.5   0.2  0.00   2.8  17.0  12:20p   SW  67.06  0.0  0.0 HiThinOvcst PCld/Clr HiThin/VryThinCld PCldy
27  57.1  68.1   3:10p  42.8   5:50a   8.2   0.3  0.00   4.1  29.0  11:45p   NE  97.91  0.0  0.0 PCld/Clr MClr VarPCld-MCldwHigh&MidLevelCld Brz-Wind
28  62.1  66.0   4:00p  58.7   6:30a   3.0   0.1  0.00   6.2  28.0   2:00a   NE 149.17  0.0  0.0 MOvcst Brz-Windy VarMCld-PCldwMostlyThin&VryThinClds
29  58.0  62.4   4:40p  52.8   4:55a   7.0   0.0  0.00   6.7  32.0  10:40a   NE 161.30  0.0  0.0 Clr/PCld Brzy-Windy VarPCld-ClrwHiThin&VryThinClds
30  55.6  60.7   3:25p  49.5  12:00m   9.4   0.0  0.00   5.2  32.0   9:45a   NE 125.48  0.0  0.0 PCld-Clear Brzy-Windy Clr PCld MClr MCld-Ovcst Brzy
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    44.9  68.1    27    28.2     7   603.0   0.6  3.54   3.1  35.0     5    SW 2194.39  2.2

(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 | TOP 
AVERAGE Mean Temp:	44.9
AVERAGE High Temp:	52.8
MINIMUM High Temp:	40.8	1st
MAXIMUM High Temp:	68.1	27th
AVERAGE Low Temp:	37.6
MINIMUM Low Temp:	28.2	7th, 8th
MAXIMUM Low Temp:	58.7	28th

MAX >= 90.0:		0
MAX >= 80.0:		0
MAX >= 70.0:		0
MAX <= 32.0:		0
MIN <= 32.0:		4	1st, 7th, 8th, 15th
MIN <=  0.0:		0

MAXIMUM Humidity (%):	96	21st @ 0307
MINIMUM Humidity (%):	12	29th @ 1647

MAXIMUM Pressure (mb):	1034.3	22nd @ 0214
MINIMUM Pressure (mb):	990.0	2nd @ 2214

TOTAL   Htg Deg Days:	603.0
AVERAGE Htg Deg Days:	20.1
MINIMUM Htg Deg Days:	3.0	28th
MAXIMUM Htg Deg Days:	29.4	1st
Total Cool Deg Days:	0.6
Heat Base:  65.0  Cool Base:  65.0  Method: Integration

TOTAL   Precip.:	3.54
AVERAGE Precip.:	0.2
DAYS of Precip.:	17
MAXIMUM Precip.:	0.99	19th
MAXIMUM Rain Rate:	0.20	2nd
Days of Rain: 15 (>.01 in) 9 (>.1 in) 0 (>1 in)
TOTAL Snowfall:		2.2
DAYS of Snowfall:	3	1st, 2nd, 3rd

AVERAGE High Wind:	18.7
MINIMUM High Wind:	8	24th, 25th
MAXIMUM High Wind:	35	5th @ 0834
WIND RUN (miles):	2194.39

DAYS OF Sun:		25	All but 5th, 9th, 18th, 19th, 20th
Partly Cloudy to Clear: 4	7th, 23rd, 24th, 29th
DAYS OF Cld or M Cld:	26	All but 7th, 23rd, 24th, 29th
DAYS OF Rainbow:	4	3rd, 4th, 11th, 21st
DAYS OF Aurora:		1	4/30 part of 4/29-30 Night
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 | TOP

April 2005 - Barometric Pressure & Temperature with Highs & Lows.

April 2005 - Dewpoint & Humidity.

April 2005 - Rainfall & High Rain Rate with Pressure Overlay.

April 2005 - 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 | DATA | STATISTICS | GRAPHS | TOP

4/30/05: DATA | 1600: Wind Advisory extended until Noon Sunday | 1500: Red Flag Warning for Dangerous Fire Conditions Remains in Effect Until 6 PM Sunday 5/1 - See Below. | Wildfire near Hoonah - 4/29-30 | There are blossoms on the neighbor's Cherry tree.

4/29/05: DATA | 1530: Wind Advisory in effect until 2 PM Saturday | 1600: Red Flag Warning for Dangerous Fire Conditions Remains in Effect Until 9 PM Saturday 4/30.

 

4/28/05: DATA | Wind Advisory - Issued 1950 | Red Flag Warning for Dangerous Fire Conditions - updated 1530 - See Below | Spruce buds are close to opening and are opening. Juneau Airport high temperature tied previous record of 67 degrees set in 1958.

4/27/05: DATA | High temperature of 72 degrees at the Juneau Airport tied the previous record set in 1995. High of 68.1 degrees at 3270 Nowell did not exceed the Record High of 71 degrees set in 1995.

4/26/05: DATA

4/25/05: DATA | Juneau Empire article on the Sunny & Warm Weather

SUNDAY 4/24/05: DATA

4/23/05: DATA | New Record High at 3270 Nowell Ave. for this date: 64.5 degrees, exceeding previous high of 62.7 set in 1993 and 1994. The Juneau Airport tied the previous record of 65 degrees set in 1997.

4/22/05: DATA

4/21/05: DATA | The Rhubarb is growing like Jack's beanstalk.

4/20/05: DATA | Willow trees-shrubs: Catkins have developed, leaves are popping out. The leaves are also emerging on the Alders.

4/19/05: DATA | Fairbanks Street re-opened today after being closed for the winter. Record 1.07" precip. for this date set at the Juneau Airport, exceeding previous record of .80" set in 1982. West Juneau Weather Station had .99"; previous record was .77" in 1986 (no records prior to that for April).

4/18/05: DATA | Wind Advisory - In effect 4 PM today to 6 AM Tuesday 4/19

SUNDAY 4/17/05: DATA

4/16/05: DATA

4/15/05: DATA | Studded Tires need to be off your motor vehicle by midnight April 15.

4/14/05: DATA | First Hummingbird of 2005 arrived at 2019.

4/13/05: DATA

4/12/05: DATA

4/11/05: DATA | The buds on the Willows are opening and the leaves emerging; the Red Alder buds are also opening.

SUNDAY 4/10/05: DATA

4/09/05: DATA

4/08/05: DATA | The Alaska Juneau Gold Mine closed on this date in 1944.

4/07/05: DATA | First Robin of 2005 seen at 0614. The Crocus have been blooming for some 2 weeks now.

4/06/05: DATA

4/05/05: DATA | Wind Advisory to 4 PM

4/04/05: DATA | Wind Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to Noon Tuesday

SUNDAY 4/03/05: Alaska Daylight Time. DATA

4/02/05: DATA Alaska Standard Time. Set Clocks forward 1 hour tonight. | March 2005 Report has been posted.

4/01/05: DATA | Wind Advisory