MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY for FEBRUARY 2004

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  29.6  32.7   1:10p  22.7  12:00m  35.4   0.0 TRACE   1.3  12.0   5:05a  ENE  31.90  0.0  3.0 Cld/FewFlakes MCld/Cld PCld/Fr Cld PCld MClr
 2  24.9  27.2   1:35p  21.1   7:55p  40.1   0.0 TRACE   1.1   6.0   3:00a   SW  27.04  0.0  2.8 PCld/Clr Aurora? LoCld/Fog VarClds LoCld/FrzgMist
 3  25.4  29.1  12:00m  19.9   5:25a  39.6   0.0  0.00   2.9  13.0  12:05p   SE  70.63  0.0  2.4 LoCld/Fog Cld/SmBrks Cld MCld Cld
 4  32.2  37.3   8:55p  26.9   1:55a  32.8   0.0  0.45   4.6  21.0   5:55p  SSE 109.60  5.4  5.8 Cld/Snow Cld/Rn-Sn Cld/Rn
 5  38.2  40.8   1:10p  35.6   7:55a  26.8   0.0  0.73   4.7  22.0   1:10p   SE 113.34  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rain/LtRn-Mist
 6  36.2  38.9   1:00a  32.2   9:30p  28.8   0.0  0.25   2.7  20.0  12:40p  SSE  65.74  0.3  0.3 Cld/Rn/LtRn-Spr Cld/OccBr VarClds Cld/LtSn/Sn
 7  35.7  38.2  11:45p  32.8  12:05a  29.3   0.0  0.44   3.6  19.0   3:05p   SE  87.03  0.8  0.0 Cld/Sn Cld/Rn-Sn Cld/Rn-LtRn-Driz
 8  40.8  42.8   3:35p  38.2  12:05a  24.2   0.0  1.20   5.3  28.0  11:50p   SE 127.97  0.0  0.0 Cld Cld/LtRn-Driz Cld/Rn/Brzy with gusts
 9  40.3  42.6  12:40p  38.8   5:20a  24.7   0.0  0.80   3.2  28.0  12:20a  SSE  76.53  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rain/Windy Cld Cld/Rn
10  40.8  43.6   1:55p  38.6   1:00a  24.2   0.0  0.18   2.3  14.0   9:05a   SE  54.29  0.0  0.0 Cld/Mist-Rn-Driz Cldy
11  40.3  43.6  12:00p  38.0   1:30a  24.7   0.0  0.45   2.1  16.0   5:25a  SSE  51.06  0.0  0.0 Cloudy Cld/LtRn Cld/Rn
12  37.5  42.1  11:55p  35.8   7:05p  27.5   0.0  0.16   1.4  16.0  11:45p   SW  34.06  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn LoFog/Clds Cld Cld/Brks
13  47.6  51.6  12:15p  39.5  12:40a  17.4   0.0  0.03  10.1  36.0   5:55a  ENE 243.50  0.0  0.0 Cld/Brks/Windy PCld/Wind P/MCld/Wind Cld Cld/Spr-LtRn
14  37.2  43.8  12:45p  31.0   9:30p  27.8   0.0  0.03   1.3  11.0  12:05a   SW  30.50  0.0  0.0 Cld/LtRn PCld MCld/Sprin VarClds MClear
15  33.3  37.8  12:20p  29.4   2:45a  31.7   0.0  0.00   1.3  13.0   6:35a   SW  30.25  0.0  0.0 Clr/Fog MClr M/PCld MCld VarCld
16  34.4  39.1   1:25p  31.9   8:40p  30.6   0.0 TRACE   2.2  17.0  10:10a  WNW  52.89  0.1  0.0 MCld/Cld Cld/Sn ThinOvcst PCld VarCld
17  37.7  42.6   1:15p  33.8  11:55p  27.3   0.0 TRACE   2.1  19.0   1:35a  SSE  49.75  0.0  0.0 Cld/Sprink MCld/Cld-WeakSun Cldy
18  37.1  40.3   6:55p  33.8  12:05a  27.9   0.0  0.27   1.6  11.0  11:55a   SE  38.02  0.0  0.0 Cld/LtRn-Spr Cld-LoCld/Rn Cld/LtRn-Spr
19  39.5  41.1   8:45p  37.9   7:10a  25.5   0.0  0.37   4.0  19.0   8:40a   SE  96.15  0.0  0.0 Cld/LtRn Cld/Rn Cld/Mist Cld/Rn
20  40.9  43.3   3:05p  39.3   6:55a  24.1   0.0  0.63   4.0  24.0   5:15a   SE  96.34  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn Cld/Mist/LtRn-Spr Cld Cld/Rn/LtRn
21  43.1  44.6  10:05a  40.6  11:50p  21.9   0.0  0.48   5.1  21.0  12:50p   SE 122.20  0.0  0.0 Cld/OccRn-LtRn-Mist Cld/Rn
22  38.4  40.8  12:05a  34.9  10:20p  26.5   0.0  0.05   0.7   6.0   7:35a    W  16.50  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn Fog and LoClds/Fog
23  38.2  44.5   2:20p  34.4   1:55a  26.8   0.0  0.05   1.6  14.0   4:00p   SE  38.45  0.0  0.0 LoCld/Fog Cldy Cld/LtRn/Rn/Spr MCld/Cld
24  35.6  43.6   1:50p  29.4  11:50p  29.4   0.0  0.00   1.7  12.0  12:55a  ENE  40.45  0.0  0.0 MCld/Cld PCld/Clear-HiThinClds Clear
25  32.8  41.2   2:10p  28.2   7:15a  32.2   0.0  0.01   1.6  11.0   3:20a   SW  38.03  0.0  0.0 Clr P/MCld Cld DecrCld Clr
26  31.5  43.3   2:00p  26.3  12:00m  33.5   0.0  0.00   1.5  10.0  12:35p   SW  35.48  0.0  0.0 Clear MClear/PCld Clr
27  29.8  41.5   2:10p  24.2   6:45a  35.2   0.0  0.00   1.4   7.0   1:40a   SW  33.94  0.0  0.0 Clear
28  31.6  39.6   2:20p  25.4   1:50a  33.4   0.0 TRACE   1.2  12.0   1:30p   SW  28.83  0.0  0.0 Clr Cld Cld/LtSn-Flurr Cld/Brks P/MCld PCld/Clr Clr
29  30.4  38.6  12:00p  25.6   5:55a  34.7   0.0  0.00   1.1   8.0  10:45a   SW  26.74  0.0  0.0 Clr/HiThinCld Thin/VeryThinHiOvcst-Sun PCld Clr
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    35.9  51.6    13    19.9     3   844.0   0.0  6.58   2.7  36.0    13    SE 1867.21  6.6  

(1) As measured on Front Lawn 


                
AVERAGE Mean Temp:      35.9
AVERAGE High Temp:      40.6
MINIMUM High Temp:      27.2    2nd
MAXIMUM High Temp:      51.6    13th    
AVERAGE Low Temp:       31.9
MINIMUM Low Temp:       19.9    3rd
MAXIMUM Low Temp:       40.6    21st
                
MAX >= 90.0:            0
MAX >= 80.0:            0
MAX >= 70.0:            0
MAX <= 32.0:            2
MIN <= 32.0:            13
MIN <=  0.0:            0
                
MAXIMUM Humidity (%):   100     1st-12th, 14th-16th, 18th-29th
MINIMUM Humidity (%):   35      13th
                
MAXIMUM Pressure (mb):  1027.9  10th
MINIMUM Pressure (mb):  994.1   17th
                
TOTAL   Htg Deg Days:   844.0
AVERAGE Htg Deg Days:   29.1
MINIMUM Htg Deg Days:   17.4    13th
MAXIMUM Htg Deg Days:   40.1    2nd
Heat Base:  65.0  Cool Base:  65.0  Method: Integration
                
TOTAL   Precip.:        6.58
AVERAGE Precip.:        0.3
DAYS OF Precip.:        23
MAXIMUM Precip.:        1.20    8th
Days of Rain: 17 (>.01 in) 13 (>.1 in) 1 (>1 in)                
TOTAL Snowfall:         6.6
DAYS OF Snowfall:       7       1st, 2nd, 4th, 6th, 7th, 16th, 28th 

AVERAGE High Wind:      16.1
MINIMUM High Wind:      6
MAXIMUM High Wind:      36      13th
WIND RUN (miles):       1867.21
                
DAYS OF Sun:            16
TOTALLY Clear:          1       27th
DAYS OF Cld or M Cld:   26
DAYS OF Rainbow:        0
DAYS OF Aurora          1       2nd




SUNDAY 2/29/04: 

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Partly Cloudy/Clear with just a very, very thin haze.
1550: Partly Cloudy/Clear with just a very, very thin haze.
1520: Partly Cloudy/Clear with just a very, very thin haze.
1450: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky with the sun shining 
      (somewhat weakened) and blue visible through the thin clouds; 
      a few lower puffy clouds over the mountains.
1350: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky with the sun shining 
      (somewhat weakened) and blue visible through the thin clouds; some lower puffy clouds.
1250: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky with the sun shining 
      (somewhat weakened) and blue visible through the thin clouds; a few lower puffy clouds.
1150: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky with the sun shining 
      (somewhat weakened) and blue visible through the thin clouds; a few lower puffy clouds, 
      mostly around the mountains.
1050: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky with the sun shining 
      (somewhat weakened) and blue visible through the thin clouds.
0950: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky with the sun shining 
      (somewhat weakened) and blue visible through the thin clouds.
0850: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky with the sun shining 
      (somewhat weakened) and blue visible through the thin clouds.
0750: High thin or very thin clouds over most of the sky.
0747: A Great Blue Heron flew NW over the backyard.
0739: The sun started rising just to the left of West Peak.
0650: Overcast with high thin or very thin clouds.
0620: Overcast with very thin or thin high clouds, frost.


2/28/04: 

2050: Clear.
1950: Partly Cloudy with cloud cover to the NW.
1850: Partly Cloudy/Clear with cloud cover to the NW.
1750: Partly Cloudy/Clear with cloud cover to the NW.
1650: Mostly Cloudy.
1550: Partly/Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining here and there on the mountaintops.
1520: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with the sun shining here and there on the mountaintops.
1450: Cloudy with filtered breaks and thin areas through which blue can be seen; some snow 
      flurries over the mainland mountains, weak sunshine on parts of Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts.
1350: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and a minor break to the ENE.
1250: Cloudy with some breaks, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1221: Cloudy with minor breaks to the NW, snow flurries over the mainland mountains. 2 Bald Eagles 
      in 2 trees by 3290 Douglas Highway with an immature and a mature one flying about the other two.
1150: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy (less cloudy to the NW).
1120: Cloudy with minor breaks.
1103: 2 Bald Eagles flying about.
1050: Sun is shining, Mostly Clear western part of sky, Cloudy in the eastern part with the very tops 
      of the mountains in the clouds and light snow over Mt. Juneau and the inner Gold Creek valley.
1035: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with light snow and weak sunshine, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1020: Light Snow (after a period without snow), cloudy with breaks in the northwestern and western part 
      of the sky, clouds skimming the mountaintops.
0950: Very light snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0935: Cloudy, occasional random snowflakes.
0928: Very, very light snow flurries began.
0850: Cloudy.
0750: Cloudy.
0719: Squirrel arrived.
0650: Cloudy.
0620: Cloudy with hints of breaks, frost.


2/27/04:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear, Great Blue Heron is no longer visible.
1550: Clear, Great Blue Heron is still there.
1526: A Great Blue Heron flew SE, other Heron is still in the tree where it was at 1346.
1450: Clear.
1350: Clear.
1346: A Great Blue Heron is still in a tree in the backyard of 3291 Douglas Highway.
1250: Clear.
1150: Clear.
1050: Clear.
1019: Chestnut Backed Chickadees arrived.
0950: Clear.
0850: Clear.
0805: 3 Great Blue Herons flew in from the SE and landed in the trees in backyard of 3291 Douglas Highway.
0757 and 0802: A Steller's Jay drank from the Bird Bath.
0750: Clear.
0745: The Sun rose above the right shoulder of West Peak and started shining into the house.
0736: Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subspecies) arrived.
0650: Clear.
0620: Clear, frost.


2/26/04:

2050: Clear, with clouds to the NW?
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear.
1550: Clear.
1450: Clear with a few high thin clouds far to the SE.
1420: Clear with a few high thin clouds to the SE.
1350: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds in the SE part of the sky.
1320: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high thin clouds.
1250: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds.
1150: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds.
1050: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds.
0950: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds.
0850: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds (mostly to the SE).
0750: Mostly Clear (some high thin clouds to the SE).
0720: Mostly Clear.
0650: Clear.
0620: Clear, frost.


2/25/04: 1st Day of Lent

2050: Clear with cloud cover to the NW.
1950: Mostly Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Mostly Clear.
1720: Mostly Clear.
1650: Partly Cloudy/Clear with scattered clouds.
1635: Partly Cloudy.
1550: Mostly/Partly Cloudy (clearer skies to the NW).
1520: Mostly Cloudy.
1450: Cloudy with minor breaks, clearer skies to the NW.
1350: Cloudy with minor breaks.
1305: Cloudy with minor breaks.
1244: 2 Bald Eagles perched side by side in the spruce tree beside 3270 Douglas Highway.
1150: Cloudy with some breaks.
1135: Cloudy with breaks.
1105: Mostly Cloudy.
1050: Partly Cloudy.
1020: Partly/Mostly Cloudy (mostly cloudy with clearer skies to the NW and SE).
0950: Mostly Clear with cloud cover to the SE. 
.01" of precipitation that was recorded between 0930 and 0935 was from melted frost and 
      dew and rain from 2/23 that had not, until now, been sufficient to tip the bucket.
0850: Mostly Clear with some cloud cover to the SE and some clouds to the ENE, E.
0810: Pine Siskins first noticed.
0750: Clear with broken clouds to the SE.
0742: Steller's Jays arrived.
0734: Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subspecies) arrived.
0650: Clear with clouds to the SE.
0620: Clear with clouds far to the SE, frost.


2/24/04:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Partly Cloudy/Clear with some high thin or very thin clouds.
1650: Partly Cloudy with high thin or very thin clouds over much of the sky.
1550: Partly Cloudy with high thin or very thin clouds over much of the sky.
1450: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high, very thin clouds.
1350: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high, very thin clouds.
1250: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high, thin and very thin clouds.
1150: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds to the South.
1050: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds.
0950: Clear with smoke to the SE, ESE, and South of 3270.
0935: We're being smoked-out by open burning along Douglas Highway to the ESE of 3270.
0850: Clear with some high, very thin clouds to the SE.
0750: Mostly Clear with high, very thin clouds over much of the sky, a few lower wisps and 
      ribbons of fog.
0720: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high, very thin clouds over much of the sky.
0650: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds, ribbon/band of fog/cloud over the Channel.
0620: Partly Cloudy/Clear with some high thin clouds.


2/23/04:

2050: Cloudy, possibly with some minor breaks.
2020: Very, very light misting, cloudy with minor breaks.
1950: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy.
1850: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the clouds skimmimg the mountaintops and 
      some lower ribbons of fog/clouds..
1750: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the clouds skimming the mountaintops.
1705: Light Rain, Cloudy with some lower patches/wisps of fog/clouds.
1650: Cloudy with very minor breaks, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1620: Cloudy with a few very minor breaks, sun shining on part of the top of Mt. Juneau, 
      some lower bands/patches of fog/clouds over the mountainsides.
1605: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps 
      on Gastineau Channel.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1535: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1520: Sprinkling, Cloudy.
1450: Cloudy with some light precipitation over the mainland.
1405: Cloudy with weak sunshine shining through thinner areas in the overcast.
1350: Cloudy.
1250: Cloudy.
1150: Cloudy.
1050: Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1014: Bald Eagle flying NW.
0950: Cloudy with some lower wisps and patches of fog/clouds.
0850: Cloudy with some wisps of fog/clouds over the Channel.
0750: Cloudy with a band of fog low over the Channel.
0650: Cloudy with a band of fog over the Channel.
0620: Fog overhead and lower fog over the Channel. 


SUNDAY 2/22/04:

2050: Fog overhead and lower fog over the Channel.
1950: Fog.
1850: Low Clouds/Fog.
1750: Cloudy overhead, fog over the Channel is down to the water.
1650: Extensive Dense Fog.
1550: Extensive Dense Fog.
1520: Fog.
1450: Low Clouds/Fog.
1350: Fog.
1250: Low Clouds/Fog overhead.
1150: Fog, Brighter.
1050: Fog.
0950: Fog, above the Channel by at least 100'.
0948: A Chestnut Backed Chickadee came to the Living Room Window Feeder; the last time one 
      did that was September 5, 2003 at 0741.
0850: Fog with some blue visible through the fog overhead, getting brighter.
0750: Fog.
0650: Low Fog over the Channel, Fog overhead.
0620: Fog down to the water of Gastineau Channel, Fog overhead.


2/21/04:

2050: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1950: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some 
      lower wisps/patches of thin fog/clouds.
1750: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1650: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1450: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1350: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1305: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1150: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1135: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1122: A Great Blue Heron flew SE over the backyard.
1050: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0950: Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0850: Light Rain, Cloudy with the clouds skimming the mountaintops.
0832: "Stretchy" Squirrel arrived.
0750: Cloudy with the clouds skimming the mountaintops.
0650: Very light misting, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Very, very light misting, cloudy.


2/20/04:

2050: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1950: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops and tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1750: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1650: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 2500' - 2700'.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 2500'.
1450: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1350: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a few breaks with blue visible 
      through a higher overcast..
1150: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1105: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1045: "Gymnast" Squirrel arrived, first time he's been here since November 19, 2003.
1020: Cloudy with a break in the clouds, ceiling at about 2200'.
0950: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1700'.
0850: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0842: Noticed the Chestnut Backed Chickadees and Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subspecies) have arrived. 
      An Immature Bald Eagle is flying about.
0750: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 1600' - 1700'.
0742: A Bald Eagle is gliding through the sky.
0720: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 1500'.
0650: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with ceiling at about 1700' and a hint of a break in the clouds.
0620: Misting, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 1700' - 1800'.


2/19/04: 

2050: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1950: Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1800'.
1750: Very light misting, cloudy with the ceiling at around 1800'.
1650: Very light misting, cloudy with the ceiling at about 1700', a small break in the clouds.
1550: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the ceiling at about 1700'.
1450: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1800'.
1350: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1250: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1150: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 2400'.
0950: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 2800'.
0850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
0758: The problem with uploading data seems to be fixed, the computer was shutdown and not turned back 
      on for several minutes (rather than 20 - 30 seconds), allowing the modem to reset itself properly.
0750: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, some whitecaps on the Channel.
0720: Uploading to the ISP webspace is not functioning properly, the FTP server cuts out before upload 
      of new data is complete. At this time do not know how long it will be before the problem is fixed.
0650: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.


2/18/04: 

2050: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and lower ribbon of fog/clouds.
1950: Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a lower patch of fog/clouds.
1920: Light Misting, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1850: Sprinkling, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and lower band of fog/clouds.
1750: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower patches/wisps of fog/clouds.
1720: Light Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower ribbons/bands of fog/clouds.
1650: Light Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds hiding much of the mountains.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps and patches of fog/clouds.
1535: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands and patches of fog/clouds.
1450: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower ribbons/wisps and 
      patches of fog/clouds.
1350: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with fog/clouds hiding much of the mountains.
1250: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
1150: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling 1800' - 2000' and lower ribbons and wisps of fog/clouds.
1050: Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1020: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0950: Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps of fog/clouds, a patch of 
      fog/cloud over Last Chance Basin.
0850: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower ribbons and wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and lower wisps/ribbons of fog/clouds.
0720: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and a lower ribbon/band of fog/clouds.
0650: Light Rain,Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and a lower ribbon/band of fog/clouds.
0620: Cloudy, a trace of precipitation overnight.


2/17/04: 

2050: Cloudy.
1950: Cloudy with a few breaks.
1850: Mostly Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy, possibly some precipitation over the inner Gold Creek valley and also over Mt. Juneau.
1720: Cloudy.
1650: Cloudy with some precipitation over part of Mt. Juneau and the inner Gold Creek valley and Mt. Roberts.
1550: Cloudy with a few hints of breaks.
1520: Cloudy with some precipitation over the mainland mountains.
1450: Cloudy with thinner areas in which blue can be seen through the clouds.
1350: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with areas in which blue can be seen through the thin clouds.
1250: Overcast with the clouds thinner in areas, weakened sunshine, precipitation over Mt. Juneau and 
      the inner Gold Creek valley.
1220: Cloudy, Precipitation over the mainland mountains and valleys.
1150: Cloudy with a few thinner spots in the overcast.
1135: Mostly Cloudy with somewhat thin or thin overcast in areas with the sun trying, precipitation 
      over the inner Gold Creek valley (and/or the wind is really blowing the snow around).
1120: Cloudy with precipitation over Mt. Juneau, Last Chance Basin, and the inner Gold Creek valley.
1050: Cloudy with one thinner area in which blue can be seen through the clouds.
0950: Cloudy with a few spots where blue can be seen through the clouds.
0928: Chestnut Backed Chickadees arrived.
0850: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy.
0750: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy.
0650: Cloudy with a few small breaks.
0620: Cloudy, a few sprinkles overnight.


2/16/04: Presidents' Day

2050: Partly Cloudy. 0" of snow on the ground.
1950: Clear, Cloudy to the NW.
1920: Mostly Clear.
1850: Clear, Cloudy to the NW.
1750: Cloudy.
1650: Cloudy with thin areas, some snow blowing off Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1620: Cloudy with a few thinner areas, snow blowing off Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1550: Mostly Cloudy with somewhat thin overcast, snow blowing off Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1450: Mostly/Partly Cloudy, Snow blowing off Mt. Roberts, the Mt. Juneau Ridge, and a bit off Mt. Juneau.
1350: Partly Cloudy with the snow blowing off the Mt. Juneau Ridge and Mt. Roberts.
1250: Partly Cloudy, Snow is blowing off the top of Mt. Roberts and some from Mt. Juneau.
1150: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds and cirrus clouds.
1050: Fair with high thin overcast, blue sky visible through the clouds, somewhat weakened sunshine, 
      a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1020: Overcast with high thin clouds for the most part (blue visible through the clouds), 
      somewhat weakened sunshine.
0950: Cloudy with high thin clouds over much of the sky and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0920: Mostly Cloudy with high thin clouds over much of the sky, somewhat weakened sunshine, 
      lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
0850: Very, very light snow, cloudy with thinner areas and sun trying to break through, 
      lower ribbons/wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Very, very light snow, cloudy with a few lower wisps and ribbons of fog/clouds.
0650: Very light snow, cloudy with lower ribbon of fog/clouds.
0620: Very light snow, cloudy with lower ribbon of fog/clouds. 1/8" of snowfall so far today.


SUNDAY 2/15/04:

2050: Cloudy, possibly with some small breaks.
1950: Mostly Cloudy.
1850: Partly Cloudy.
1835: Cloudy with breaks, a few stars are visible.
1750: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1720: Partly Cloudy.
1650: Partly Cloudy/Clear with some high thin clouds and clouds.
1635: Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining on the mountaintops.
1550: Broken Clouds with sun shining on part of Mt. Juneau.
1520: Cloudy with a few breaks.
1450: Mostly Cloudy.
1435: Cloudy with some breaks, weak sun shining on some of the mountaintops.
1350: Cloudy with a few tiny breaks.
1250: Cloudy.
1235: Cloudy, burning on one of the lots on the lower side of Douglas Highway.
1150: Overcast with high thin clouds over much of the area, very weak sunshine.
1050: Mostly overcast with mostly high thin clouds, somewhat weakened sunshine.
0950: High thin overcast with weak sunshine.
0850: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with high thin overcast and weak sunshine.
0750: Mostly Clear with clouds to the SE, lower ribbon/band of fog in front of Last Chance Basin 
      and Mt. Juneau as viewed from 3270.
0735: Mostly Clear with a lower band of fog/clouds.
0650: Clear with patchy fog and a bank of fog/clouds overhead over Douglas Island.
0620: Clear with thin fog overhead and fog banks as low as 100' over the Channel, frost.


2/14/04:

2050: Mostly Clear, Cloudy to the NW.
1950: Partly Cloudy.
1920: Partly Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy with some breaks (stars visible).
1835: Mostly Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy with a few breaks.
1650: Cloudy with breaks.
1550: Mostly Cloudy.
1450: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the fog/clouds.
1435: Mostly Cloudy, a bit of fog/clouds over Mt. Juneau .
1420: Mostly/Partly Cloudy, a bit of fog/clouds over Mt. Juneau.
1350: Partly Cloudy SE part of sky, Mostly Cloudy NW part, sun shining here and there.
1320: Mostly Cloudy, the sun is shining here and there.
1305: Mostly Cloudy, sun is shining, rain over Mt. Juneau.
1250: Cloudy NW 2/3rds of the sky, Partly Cloudy SE 1/3rd, the sun is shining.
1150: Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1050: Partly/Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0950: Partly Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau.
0946: "Stretchy" Squirrel has arrived.
0920: Partly Cloudy (sun brightly shining) with a few wisps of clouds around the mountains.
0850: Very light sprinkling, Partly Cloudy with cloudy skies over the mainland and the mainland 
      mountaintops are in the clouds.
0835: Sprinkling, Mostly Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1800' around the mainland mountains, 
      sun lighting the clouds to the SE.
0750: Mostly Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0739: Steller's Jays arrived.
0650: Cloudy with minor breaks.
0647: A Bald Eagle is "squealing".
0620: Partly Cloudy, frost on the lawns.


2/13/04: 

2050: Cloudy with breaks through to a higher overcast, occasional gusts of wind.
1950: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy.
1920: Cloudy.
1850: Misting/Sprinkling (began at about 1845), Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy.
1650: Cloudy (high overcast).
1550: Cloudy, Breezy/Windy, whitecaps on the Channel.
1535: Cloudy with a few small breaks, breezy/windy, whitecaps on the Channel.
1450: Mostly Cloudy, a few whitecaps on the Channel. Sixteen new National Weather Service High 
      Temperature Records for this date set in Southeastern Alaska today; Kake (close to the 
      northwest corner of Kupreanof Island) reached 55 degrees.
1420: Partly Cloudy, Breezy with occasional stronger gusts, some whitecaps on the Channel.
1350: Mostly/Partly Cloudy, weak sunshine on the mountaintops, occasional gusts, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1320: Mostly Cloudy, Breezy, Sun shining on downtown and part of West Juneau, whitecaps on the Channel.
1250: Cloudy with some breaks, breezy, some whitecaps on the Channel.
1213: Temperature reaches 51.6 degrees F, the high temperature so far today (and was the high temperature for today).
1150: Cloudy with some breaks, breezy/windy, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1120: Cloudy with breaks to the NW, Breezy/Windy, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1105: Cloudy with minor breaks, clearer skies to the NW.
1050: Mostly Cloudy, Breezy/Windy, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1020: Mostly Cloudy, Breezy/Windy, whitecaps on the Channel.
0950: Partly Cloudy, Breezy to Windy, whitecaps on the Channel.
0905: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with the sun shining, breezy, whitecaps on the Channel, and WARM!
0850: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with high clouds and areas of blue sky, breezy to windy.
0820: Mostly Cloudy with thin high overcast (can see blue sky through it in areas) and some lower 
      thicker clouds with the ceiling over the mountains, breezy with occasional stronger gusts.
0750: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds, mostly cloudy to the NW, breezy.
0705: Partly Cloudy, Cloudy to the NW; Breezy to Windy.
0650: Broken Skies (Mostly Cloudy) SE part of sky, Cloudy NW part; Breezy to Windy.
0620: Cloudy with breaks to the SE and S, Breezy to Windy.
0100: Temperature reaches 44.7 degrees F, surpassing the previous high temperature records 
      for this date of 43.3 degrees set in 1998 and 1991. Records of precise temperatures 
      have been kept for the month of February since 1985 (February 1986 missing) at 3270 Nowell.


2/12/04: 

2050: Cloudy, with breaks? Lower ribbon of thin fog/clouds
1950: Cloudy, with breaks? Lower ribbon of thin fog/clouds.
1850: Cloudy, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1750: Cloudy with a few breaks, lower ribbon of fog/cloud.
1705: Cloudy with a lower ribbon/band of fog/clouds.
1620: Low Fog/Clouds with ceiling as low as 200' - 400'.
1450: Cloudy with low fog/clouds as low as 200' in areas.
1405: Cloudy with lower ribbon/band of fog/clouds.
1350: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a lower band of fog/clouds.
1250: Some Sprinkles and Misting, Cloudy with lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds, 
      Blueberry Hills is in the fog. Smoke from?
1150: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1050: Cloudy with lower band/ribbon of fog/clouds.
1020: Cloudy with lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
0950: Cloudy with lower fog/clouds as low as 50' - 100' in areas.
0850: Low Fog/Clouds with ceiling almost down to the water over the Channel.
0750: Low Fog/Clouds with ceiling almost down to the water over the Channel.
0720: Light Misting, Low fog/clouds with ceiling almost down to the water over the Channel.
0650: Low Clouds/Fog with ceiling as low as 100'.
0620: Low Clouds/Fog with ceiling as low as 100'.


2/11/04: 

2050: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1950: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1750: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1650: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1532: A Bald Eagle is flying about.
1450: Light Rain-Sprinkling, Cloudy with the clouds skimming the mountaintops.
1350: Light Rain-Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very top of Mt. Juneau and 
      the Mt. Juneau Ridge in the clouds.
1333: Light Rain began, cloudy with the clouds beginning to skim the mountaintops.
1250: Cloudy.
1150: Cloudy.
1135: Cloudy with bright areas, sun is almost breaking through the overcast which 
      is thin in areas.
1050: Cloudy.
0950: Cloudy.
0850: Cloudy.
0804: Chestnut Backed Chickadees arrived.
0750: Cloudy with thinner areas in the overcast, orange and yellow glow on the clouds in the 
      last 15 minutes, still some yellow glow and breaks to the SE; mountaintops on Douglas Island 
      are in the sunlight (as well as Mt. Juneau and the Mt. Juneau Ridge).
0650: Cloudy, a touch of orange glow on the clouds to the SE.
0620: Cloudy with high overcast.


2/10/04:

2050: High Overcast with some lower clouds - those clouds above 3600'.
1950: Cloudy with possibly some minor breaks.
1850: Cloudy with breaks, some stars are visible.
1750: Cloudy with hints of breaks.
1720: Cloudy with hints of breaks or very minor breaks.
1650: Cloudy.
1550: Cloudy.
1450: Cloudy.
1350: Cloudy.
1250: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the clouds skimming the mountaintops.
1235: Cloudy.
1150: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, precipitation over the mainland.
1132: Bald Eagle flying NW.
1050: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1020: Occasional Sprinkles and very, very light misting, cloudy with the very tops of the 
      mountains in the clouds.
0950: Cloudy with hints of breaks, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0850: Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a bank of fog/clouds hiding much 
      of Mt. Roberts.
0650: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0620: Misting/Light Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands and 
      ribbons of fog/clouds.


2/09/04:

2050: Rain, Cloudy with lower band/ribbon of fog/clouds.
2020: Rain, Cloudy.
1950: Light Misting, Cloudy.
1935: Light Misting, Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy.
1650: Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1605: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and precipitation over the mainland and Channel.
1550: Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1450: Very, very light misting in past 10 minutes, cloudy with some lower patches and bands of fog/clouds.
1420: Cloudy with some lower patches of fog/clouds around the mountains.
1350: Cloudy with a bit fog/clouds over the upper slope of Mt. Juneau on the Channel side.
1250: Cloudy with a bit fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau.
1150: Overcast with somehat thinner areas, some fog/clouds draped over the Channel shoulder of Mt. Juneau.
1147: Pine Siskins arrived.
1050: Cloudy with thinner overcast in areas and the sun almost breaking through.
0950: Cloudy with open spots revealing a higher thinner overcast, a bit of fog/clouds at the top of Mt. Juneau.
0850: Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
0847: Chestnut Backed Chickadees arrived.
0750: Cloudy with hints of breaks, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops, and a small patch of 
      fog/cloud over Last Chance Basin.
0650: Cloudy.
0620: Cloudy. High Winds Overnight: Sheep Mtn. - 154 mph; Juneau Federal Building - 58 mph; 
      Mayflower Island (Douglas) - 51 mph; KINY Radio Studios - 50 mph; 
      3270 Nowell - 28 mph for the Vantage Pro anemometer on the mast and 
      31 mph for the "old" Digitar anemometer at the East corner of the house.


SUNDAY 2/08/04: 

2050: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, breezy with occasional stronger gusts.
2020: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, breezy with stronger gusts.
1950: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, occasional gusts.
1750: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, Breezy.
1650: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops, Breezy, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1450: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 1500' - 1700', Breezy.
1350: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds..
1205: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1150: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, ceiling is higher than at 1050.
1050: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1019: Chestnut Backed Chickadees arrived.
1004: Steller's Jays arrived.
0950: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0850: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0750: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0705: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0650: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with ceiling at around 1500'.
0620: Cloudy with the ceiling somewhere between 1000' and 1400'.


2/07/04: 

2050: Sprinkling/Light Misting, Cloudy. 0" of snow on the ground.
1950: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds. 
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds. 
1750: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds. 
      Snow from last night has melted away.
1650: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1535: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, 
      a few whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1450: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1350: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1150: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0950: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds. Snow level is at 600' - 700'.
0850: Rain with a bit of snow mixed in, cloudy with the upper parts of the mountains in the clouds.
0750: Rain with a bit of snow mixed in, cloudy with the upper parts of the mountains in the clouds.
0650: Snow with rain mixed in, cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured.
0620: Rain with snow mixed in, mainland mountains obscured by the snow. 
      From 1/2" to 3/4" ? snowfall during the night which began melting away shortly after it fell. 
      7/16" of very wet snow on the ground.


2/06/04:

2050: Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured by the snow. 1/4" snowfall today, 
      1/4" of snow on the ground.
2035: Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured by the snow.
2020: Cloudy.
1950: Mostly Cloudy.
1920: Mostly Cloudy.
1850: A few small flakes falling, cloudy with one small break.
1750: Very light snow, cloudy.
1720: Cloudy with tiny breaks.
1650: Mostly Cloudy.
1620: Cloudy with tiny breaks.
1550: Very, very light snow, cloudy with tiny breaks and the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1532: Snow Pellets/Mini Hail (1/16" - 3/32") and then snow and reduced visibility, cloudy with the 
      very top of Mt. Juneau in the clouds.
1520: Very, very light snow , cloudy.
1450: Cloudy with only a small spot or two of blue sky.
1435: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy SE part of the sky, Partly Cloudy/Cloudy NW part.
1420: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1350: Mostly Clear NW 2/3rds of the sky, Cloudy to the SE and East.
1320: Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining on downtown and Mt. Juneau and part of Mt. Roberts.
1250: Sprinkling, Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1235: Sprinkling/Light Rain with some snow mixed in, rain in the past 10 minutes; 
      cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains, in past 10 minutes had been as low as 700'.
1220: Cloudy with some breaks to the SE, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1150: Partly Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1050: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with a patch of partly cloudy/clear sky almost overhead, 
      fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1035: Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1020: Sprinkling, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0950: Cloudy with some minor breaks, the mountaintops are in the clouds.
0850: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1500' - 1800' (varies).
0750: Misting/Light Drizzle, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 1500'.
0650: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.


2/05/04:

2050: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds. 0" of snow on the ground.
1950: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains.
1850: Rain, Cloudy.
1820: Very light misting, cloudy.
1750: Rain, Cloudy.
1720: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1650: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and a 
      few whitecaps on the Channel.
1450: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and 
      some whitecaps on the Channel. There is some precipitation over the mainland.
1350: An occasional misting sprinkle, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, 
      a few whitecaps on the Channel. There is some precipitation in the inner Gold Creek valley.
1250: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, occasional 
      whitecaps on the Channel.
1150: Sprinkles/Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, occasional 
      whitecaps on the Channel.
1120: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1050: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1020: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains, 
      a few whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
0950: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0750: Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0650: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.


2/04/04:

2050: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds. 5-3/4" of snow on the ground.
2020: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1950: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower ribbons and wisps of fog/clouds.
1750: Light Rain/Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1720: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 1700'.
1650: Light Rain/Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1620: Mixed rain and snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps.
1520: Rain with some snow mixing in, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower 
      ribbon of fog/clouds.
1450: Very light rain, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some lower wisps.
1420: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower patches and wisps of fog/clouds.
1350: Light Rain, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains.
1335: Light Snow/Rain, Cloudy with some lower bands/patches of fog/clouds. 
1250: Mixed rain and snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and lower 
      patches/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1235: Cloudy with occasional flakes of snow, very tops of the mountains in the clouds and a few 
      lower wisps and patches of fog/clouds.
1150: Snow, Cloudy with mountains and downtown obscured. Approximately 5-3/8" snowfall to this point, 
      7" of snow on the ground.
1050: Snow, Cloudy with the mountains and downtown obscured. Approximately 5" of snowfall today, 
      as the snow is getting wetter, the snow is settling and not building in depth as rapidly.
0950: Snow, Cloudy with mountains and downtown obscured. 
0935: Snow, Cloudy with mountains and downtown obscured.
0850: Light Snow, Cloudy with some wisps and patches of fog/clouds around the mountains. 
      3-3/4"of snowfall so far today.
0750: Snow, Cloudy with mountains and downtown obscured. 3" of snowfall so far today.
0650: Snow, Cloudy with mountains and downtown obscured. 
0620: Snow, Cloudy with mountains and downtown obscured. 1-1/2" of snowfall overnight.


2/03/04: 

2050: Cloudy with minor breaks, moon is visible through the clouds. 2-3/8" of snow on the ground.
2020: Cloudy/Mostly Cloudy with breaks and the moon is shining.
1950: Cloudy with a few thin spots, the moon is still partly visible.
1850: Cloudy with tiny breaks and thin spots, the moon is still partly visible.
1750: Cloudy with tiny breaks, the moon is partly visible.
1650: Cloudy.
1550: Cloudy.
1450: Cloudy.
1350: Cloudy.
1250: Cloudy.
1220: Cloudy.
1150: Cloudy with a few bright spots.
1050: Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0959: A Bald Eagle is flying SE.
0950: Cloudy with a lower ribbon of fog/clouds.
0919 and 0926: Bluejays drinking from the Bird Bath.
0850: Cloudy with thin areas, very minor breaks, some lower patches of fog/clouds.
0820: Cloudy with thin areas, minor breaks, and fog/clouds around the mountains.
0750: Cloudy with fog/clouds as low as 300' in areas.
0650: Low Clouds/Fog with ceiling as low as 200' - 300' in areas.
0620: Low Clouds/Fog with ceiling as low as 100' in areas.


2/02/04:

2050: Very, very light misting (freezing), cloudy with the ceiling at around 800' - 1000', 
      the moon is visible through the fog/clouds directly overhead. 2-3/4" of snow on the ground.
2020: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the moon barely visible, mountaintops are in the clouds, 
      ceiling at around 1200' - 1400'.
2005: Cloudy with the moon barely visible, mountaintops are in the clouds, ceiling at around 1200' - 1400'.
1950: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau.
1905: Partly Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy with some breaks and thin areas, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1750: Overcast with mostly high, thin, clouds, some lower ribbons and patches of fog/clouds.
1650: Overcast with high thin clouds, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds, the moon is visible through the clouds.
1620: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with thin areas and fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1550: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds in which can see blue through, lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1450: Mostly/Partly Cloudy-Fair with a lower ribbon of fog/clouds, weakened sunshine on the mountains.
1350: Cloudy with some breaks and lower band of fog/clouds hiding much of the mainland mountains.
1320: Cloudy with thin spots and lower band of fog/clouds hiding much of the mainland mountains.
1250: Cloudy with the fog/clouds as low as 400'.
1150: Low Fog/Clouds as low as 300'. There seems to be clear or partly cloudy skies above the 
      low layer of fog/clouds.
1050: Low Fog/Clouds as low as 400'.
0950: Cloudy with ceiling at around 450' - 500'.
0850: Cloudy with ceiling at around 500'.
0750: Cloudy with ceiling at about 500'.
0650: Very, very light snow, low clouds/fog with ceiling as low as 300' - 400'.
0550: Light Snow, Low Clouds/Fog with ceiling as low as 100' - 200'. January 2004 Report has been posted.


SUNDAY 2/01/04:
 
2050: Mostly Clear, Cloudy to the NW, the moon is shining. 3" of snow on the ground.
2020: Partly Cloudy with the moon shining.
1950: Cloudy/Mostly Cloudy with breaks and thin areas, the moon is shining through the clouds.
1850: Cloudy with thin spots, the moon is shining through the clouds.
1750: Cloudy with thinner areas and minor breaks, the moon is shining through the clouds.
1650: Cloudy.
1620: Cloudy.
1550: Cloudy with a few breaks.
1450: Mostly/Partly Cloudy.
1431-1432: A Junco took a bath in the Bird Bath, the 2nd one to do so today. The Chickadees and Juncos 
      are quite active today.
1350: Partly Cloudy/Fair.
1254: Bald Eagle soaring.
1250: Cloudy with bright areas and areas of thinner clouds and very minor breaks, weak sunshine on the mountains.
1150: Partly Cloudy/Fair with blue visible over much of the sky, the sun is shining.
1120: Partly Cloudy.
1105: A Dark Eyed Junco (Oregon Subspecies) took a bath in the Bird Bath and another one took a drink. 
      Last time saw a Junco taking a bath was September 23, 2003.
1050: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy.
1005: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with the sun shining.
0950: Cloudy with thin areas, sun trying to break through (weak sunshine).
0850: Very, very light snow, cloudy, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds over Last Chance Basin 
      and the side of Mt. Juneau.
0750: Cloudy with snow flurries over the mainland mountains.
0748: Steller's Jays arrived.
0650: Cloudy.
0620: Cloudy, only a few flakes of snow fell overnight.