MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY for MARCH 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  30.6  41.3   2:15p  24.8   6:25a  34.4   0.0  0.00   1.7  12.0  12:45p   SW  39.63  0.0  0.0 Clear MClr HiThinOvcst
 2  31.2  40.2  12:45p  24.4   3:50a  33.8   0.0  0.02   2.0  28.0   5:15p   SW  48.07  0.8  0.8 HiThinOvcst Ovcst Cld Cld/Snow
 3  32.0  33.5  11:10a  31.3  12:05a  33.0   0.0  0.16   0.2   8.0  11:00a  SSE   3.89  4.5  4.3 Cloudy/Snow Cld/Fog/Snow
 4  33.6  36.9  11:15p  32.1  12:05a  31.4   0.0  0.20   2.2  26.0  10:30p   SE  51.73  1.3  3.5 Cld/Snow Cld/Rn-Sn LtRn/Driz Cld Cld/LtRn/Rn-Sn
 5  34.1  37.0  11:45a  32.5  11:35p  30.9   0.0  0.10   2.0  17.0  12:15a   SW  47.67  0.2  3.3 Cld with Sn Rn/Sn SnPellet Shrs & a few brks
 6  34.1  36.2  11:05p  32.2   2:05a  30.9   0.0  0.46   3.0  26.0   9:15p   SE  71.95  2.3  4.0 Cld/Sn Cld/Mixed Rn-Sn LoCld-Fog/Rn-Sn 
 7  38.6  41.2   4:40p  35.0  12:05a  26.4   0.0  0.42   4.3  22.0   5:40p   SE 102.87  0.0  1.3 Cld/Rn/LtRn/Mist Cld Cld/Spr M/PCld Cld/Rn
 8  38.9  44.2   1:05p  33.8   2:55a  26.1   0.0  1.05   4.8  31.0   6:55p   SE 115.96  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn Cld/RnShrs Cld/Rn-SnShrs
 9  34.3  35.8   8:25p  31.3   6:25a  30.7   0.0  0.14   2.8  20.0   2:30a   SE  67.84  0.8  0.5 Cld/Sn Cld/OccLtSnShr Cld/Rn-Sn Cld Cld/Rn-sn
10  36.9  37.9   2:15p  35.2   2:35a  28.1   0.0  0.81   4.8  21.0   6:50p   SE 115.68  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn/LtRn  
11  37.9  44.1  12:25p  32.2   8:45p  27.1   0.0  0.01   1.3  17.0  12:10a   SW  30.56  0.0  0.0 Cld Cld/Spr VarClds(PCld-MCld)/Shr/Spr Rainbow PCld MCld
12  35.4  39.6  10:05a  31.6   3:05a  29.6   0.0  0.11   1.2  10.0   9:40a   SE  27.74  0.0  0.0 Cld/OccSpr/Brks Cld/LtRn/Rn P/MCld
13  34.2  39.8   3:45p  29.8  11:45p  30.8   0.0 TRACE   2.2  12.0  10:35a  SSW  52.82  0.0  0.0 Cloudy Cld/Mist-Spr PCld MClr  
14  34.0  38.5  12:20p  28.1   5:55a  31.0   0.0  0.37   3.0  20.0  11:35p  ENE  71.44  0.0  0.0 PCld/Clr IncrCld Cld/LtRn/Driz Cld/Rn/LtRn
15  35.7  38.5   3:35p  32.9  10:15p  29.3   0.0  0.21   2.6  14.0   9:15p   SE  61.58  0.0  0.0 Cld/LtRn-Sn Cldy with Periods of Rain/Sn MCld/Cld Cld
16  34.1  36.6   2:40p  32.4   7:35a  30.9   0.0  0.58   1.4  11.0   2:25p  SSE  32.95  2.5  1.5 Cld/Sn/Rn-Sn Cld/LtRn-Sn PCld/Cld OccRn/Driz Cld
17  33.7  38.8  11:35a  28.2   9:45p  31.3   0.0  0.01   2.3  12.0   7:20p   SE  54.72  0.0  0.5 Cld Cld/SnPell-Hail M/PCld M/PCld/LtRn PCld Clr
18  33.1  41.2  11:35a  27.3  11:30p  31.9   0.0  0.00   4.3  22.0   9:25a   SW 102.22  0.0  0.0 Clr/MClr PCld/Clr ThinOvcst M/PCld Clr
19  32.1  37.8   9:50a  23.2   6:15a  32.9   0.0  0.00   5.7  33.0  12:00m   NE 136.52  0.0  0.0 Clear PCld/Clr VarHiClds Breezy/Windy
20  32.9  37.8   2:55p  26.7  11:45p  32.1   0.0  0.00   6.6  38.0   5:30a   NE 159.12  0.0  0.0 VarHiClds-Haze/Clds Brzy/Windy Clear
21  40.0  46.4   4:20p  26.6  12:15a  25.0   0.0  0.00   5.2  31.0   6:20a  ENE 123.87  0.0  0.0 Clr/ThinOvcst VarHiThinCld MCld Cldy
22  35.8  41.5   2:10a  28.2  11:45p  29.2   0.0  0.01*  2.4  26.0   9:50a   SW  58.42  0.0  0.0 Cldy Cld/LtSn/Sn Cld/LtRn-Sn Cldy/ThinOvcst Cld PCld
23  32.3  41.9   2:50p  24.8   3:55a  32.7   0.0  0.00   1.3   6.0   9:25a   SW  32.15  0.0  0.0 PCld Clr Clr/Fog Clear Pcld
24  37.9  45.4   1:45p  29.3  12:05a  27.1   0.0  0.09   1.5  12.0   5:10a    E  36.43  0.0  0.0 PCld Cld/Brks Cld Cld/Rn
25  39.7  42.5   4:10p  36.0   3:15a  25.3   0.0  0.65   2.2  12.0   5:40p   SE  52.44  0.0  0.0 Cloudy/Rain-LtRn-Mist Cld/Brks
26  39.1  43.1   4:10p  34.3   8:10p  25.9   0.0  0.06   2.4  12.0   4:15a   SW  57.12  0.0  0.0 Cld/Mist Cld/OccRnShr-Mist-Spr Cld/Brks M/PCld Cld/Brks
27  38.2  40.8   4:05p  36.6  12:05a  26.8   0.0  0.24   2.0  14.0  12:05p   SE  48.21  0.0  0.0 Cld/LtRn/Rn/Mist Cld/Brks M/PCld Cld/Spr
28  39.6  42.9   4:20p  37.0   3:10a  25.4   0.0  0.36   4.8  25.0  11:35a   SE 114.69  0.0  0.0 Cld/LtRn-Rn-Mist Breezy Cldy
29  35.8  40.1  12:40a  32.4   6:10p  29.2   0.0  0.87   1.8  12.0  12:45a    W  42.71  1.5  1.5 Cld Cld/Mist-Spr-LtRn Cld/Rn-Sn LoCld/Sn/Rn-Sn
30  33.3  37.9  12:35p  30.6   7:20p  31.7   0.0  0.26   2.0  17.0   9:10a   SE  48.91  2.3  2.8 Cld/Sn & Rn-Sn. VarClds with SnShrs
31  33.8  36.9   2:05p  31.0   2:25a  31.2   0.0  0.11   1.5  11.0   5:50p  SSE  35.10  4.3  3.0 Cld/Sn VeryLtSnShrs 
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    35.3  46.4    21    23.2    19   922.1   0.0  7.30   2.8  38.0    20    SE 2045.01 20.5

* The .01" Registered on March 23
(1) As measured on Front Lawn 

                
AVERAGE Mean Temp:      35.3
AVERAGE High Temp:      39.9
MINIMUM High Temp:      33.5    3rd
MAXIMUM High Temp:      46.4    21st
AVERAGE Low Temp:       30.7
MINIMUM Low Temp:       23.2    19th
MAXIMUM Low Temp:       37.0    28th
                
MAX >= 90.0:            0
MAX >= 80.0:            0
MAX >= 70.0:            0
MAX <= 32.0:            0
MIN <= 32.0:            17
MIN <=  0.0:            0
                
MAXIMUM Humidity (%):   100     1st-17th, 22nd-31st
MINIMUM Humidity (%):   18      21st
                
MAXIMUM Pressure (mb):  1039.2  20th
MINIMUM Pressure (mb):  982.0   6th
                
TOTAL   Htg Deg Days:   922.1
AVERAGE Htg Deg Days:   29.7
MINIMUM Htg Deg Days:   25.0    21st
MAXIMUM Htg Deg Days:   34.4    1st
Heat Base:  65.0  Cool Base:  65.0  Method: Integration
                
TOTAL   Precip.:        7.30
AVERAGE Precip.:        0.3
DAYS OF Precip.:        25
MAXIMUM Precip.:        1.05    8th
DAYS of Rain: 21 (>.01 in) 17 (>.1 in) 1 (>1 in)
TOTAL Snowfall:         20.5
DAYS of Snowfall:       15 (10 with measurable: 2nd-6th, 9th, 16th, 29th-31st)
                
AVERAGE High Wind:      18.6
MINIMUM High Wind:      6       23rd
MAXIMUM High Wind:      38      20th
WIND RUN (miles):       2045.01
                
DAYS OF Sun:            20
DAYS OF Cld or M Cld:   30
DAYS OF Rainbow:        1       11th
DAYS OF Aurora          1?      1st



3/31/04: 

2050: Cloudy with a few small breaks. 4-1/4" snowfall today, 3" of snow on the ground.
1950: Very, very light snow, cloudy.
1850: Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy.
1650: Very light snow, cloudy.
1550: Cloudy.
1526: A Varied Thrush is whistling.
1450: Cloudy with hints of breaks and a bit of fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Roberts.
1420: Snow, Cloudy with somewhat reduced visibility across the Channel.
1350: Cloudy with thinner areas in which can see blue, a bit of fog/clouds around Mt. Roberts.
1320: Light snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Very, very light snow, cloudy with Last Chance Basin obscured, sun trying to break through.
1235: Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops and the inner Gold Creek valley obscured.
1150: Very, very light snow, cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
1050: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1020: Very light snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0950: Very, very light snow (barely discernable), cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around 
      the top of Mt. Roberts.
0850: Very, very light snow (barely discernable), cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around 
      the mountaintops.
0820: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
0805: Very light snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0750: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0720: Cloudy with minor breaks, fog/clouds hiding the very tops of Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts. 
      4-1/4" of snowfall to this point.
0650: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
0620: Heavy Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel. 4" of snowfall overnight.


3/30/04:

2050: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel. Approximately 2-1/4" of snowfall today, 
      2-3/4" of snow on the ground.
2020: Very, very light snow, cloudy with some breaks and lower band of fog/clouds hiding some of 
      Mt. Juneau and part of Mt. Roberts, moon is still visible.
1950: Cloudy with some breaks and a lower band of fog/clouds, the moon is visible.
1850: Light Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1750: Very, very light snow, cloudy with the very top of Mt. Roberts and the inner Gold 
      Creek valley obscured.
1720: Very light snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1650: Cloudy with a few small breaks.
1620: Mostly/Partly Cloudy SE half of sky, cloudy NW half.
1550: Light Snow, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains and some breaks. Heavier snow in 
      the past 10 minutes with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1520: Mostly/Partly Cloudy, some fog/clouds around Mt. Roberts and a bit around Mt. Juneau.
1450: Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains and areas with hints of blue sky above.
1445: Bald Eagle in tree along the beach to the NNE of 3270 Nowell.
1435: Very light snow, cloudy with the very top of Mt. Roberts and the inner Gold Creek valley obscured. 
      1/2" of snow fell between 1344 and 1435.
1420: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops and the inner Gold Creek valley obscured.
1350: Heavy Snow, Cloudy with mainland not visible, snow pellets/mini-hail had begun at 1344.
1320: Light Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1250: Cloudy/Mostly Cloudy with thinner areas in which blue can be seen.
1150: Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining.
1120: Cloudy with some breaks to the NW and hints of breaks overhead, some fog/clouds around Mt. Juneau.
1050: Mostly Cloudy with weakened sunshine.
1035: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with the sun shining, 1/2" of snowfall since 0605.
1020: Cloudy with some breaks overhead.
0950: Very, very light snow (just a few flakes falling), cloudy with the very top of Mt. Roberts 
      in the clouds, a small break to the NW.
0935: Light Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0930: "Stretchy" Squirrel arrived (first time it's been here since March 21).
0920: Snow, Cloudy with the mainland not visible for the most part.
0905: Heavy Sleet/Mini Hail-Snow Pellets, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and poor visibility.
0850: Very, very light snow/rain, cloudy with fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
0820: Light Snow, Cloudy with the sun trying to break through, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0750: Very light snow, cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
0720: Very, very light misting rain/snow, cloudy with fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
0650: Very light snow, cloudy with the clouds skimming the mountaintops.
0605: Snow, cloudy with the mainland for the most part, not visible. 1" of snow overnight, 
      2-1/2" of snow on the ground.
0523: Steller's Jays arrived.


3/29/04: Seward's Day (see below)

2050: Rain with some snow mixing in, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the 
      clouds and lower bands of fog/clouds. 1-1/2" of snowfall today, 1-1/2" of snow on the ground.
1950: Snow with some rain mixing in, cloudy with lower fog/clouds hiding most of 
      the mainland mountains.
1850: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with lower fog/clouds as low as 100' - 200' and hiding 
      much of the mainland. Movement of the anemometer and wind vane is impeded because of 
      the accumulated snow/slush.
1750: Snow, Low Clouds as low as 100' - 200' (most of the mainland is hidden).
1705: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with lower fog/clouds hiding much of the mainland.
1650: Snow, approximately 1/2" accumulation so far, the snow/slush is now starting to 
      accumulate on roads and driveways; cloudy with the mainland for the most part, not visible.
1550: Snow (with snow accumulating on lawns, roofs, trees), cloudy with the mainland for 
      the most part, not visible.
1520: Mixed Snow and Rain, Low Clouds with ceiling as low as 200'.
1450: Rain/Drizzle with snow occasionally mixed in, cloudy with lower bands and banks of 
      fog/clouds with ceiling as low as around 300'.
1350: Mixed Rain and Snow, Low clouds with ceiling as low as 300' - 400'.
1250: Rain with snow mixing in occasionally, low clouds with ceiling as low as 500' - 600'.
1235: Rain with a bit of snow mixing in, low clouds with ceiling at around 600'.
1150: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains as low as 600' - 700'.
1050: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops as low as 700' - 800'.
0950: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0850: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Very, very light misting, cloudy.
0705: Misting, Cloudy.
0650: Cloudy with light precipitation over the mainland mountains and valleys.
0620: Cloudy with light precipitation over the mainland mountains and valleys.
0531: First Steller's Jay arrived.

Seward's Day: State and Local Holiday - Commemorates signing by U.S. Secretary of State 
William H. Seward on March 30, 1867 of treaty by which the U.S bought Alaska from Russia.


SUNDAY 3/28/04:

High Winds Recorded Today (in mph): Airport - 46; 
                                    Federal Building - 53; 
                                    Mayflower Island (South Douglas) - 46; 
                                    Mt. Roberts Tramway - 58; 
                                    Eaglecrest Ski Area - 66; 
                                    Sheep Mountain - 76; 
                                    West Juneau Weather Station - 25.
2050: Cloudy.
1950: Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy.
1720: Cloudy, occasional whitecaps on the Channel.
1650: Cloudy with a few breaks, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1647: 2 Bald Eagles soaring high in the sky overhead.
1550: Cloudy with minor breaks and some fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Roberts, a few whitecaps 
      on the Channel.
1520: Sprinkling, Cloudy with minor breaks and some fog/clouds around the mountaintops, whitecaps 
      on the Channel.
1450: Cloudy with fast moving clouds and breaks with sun shining here and there on the mountains, 
      some whitecaps on the Channel.
1435: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some breaks, whitecaps 
      on the Channel.
1350: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Breezy, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, whitecaps 
      on the Channel.
1250: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, some whitecaps 
      on the Channel. 
1150: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, whitecaps on 
      Gastineau Channel. It is very windy over the Channel and the trees on the lots along Douglas 
      Highway; 3270 is sheltered by the ever-growing trees from the wind other areas are currently receiving. 
1120: Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel. 
1050: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1045: A Rock Dove was here briefly for a visit. The last time a Rock Dove was here was February 2, 2004.
0950: Rain, Breezy, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and a few lower 
      wisps of fog/clouds.
0850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Rain, Cloudy with the top of Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge and inner Gold Creek 
      valley hidden by clouds, just a bit of fog/clouds around Mt. Juneau.
0650: Rain, Cloudy with the top of Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge and inner Gold Creek 
      valley hidden by clouds.
0620: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the top of Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge and 
      inner Gold Creek valley hidden by clouds.


3/27/04:

2050: Cloudy.
2020: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1950: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with a clear area to the NW.
1920: Cloudy with some breaks, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1851: A Bald Eagle flew South over 3260 Nowell.
1850: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds at the very tops of the mountains.
1750: Mostly Cloudy, very, very light misting, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1650: Cloudy with minor breaks, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1620: Sprinkling/Light Rain - Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops, sun shining (or trying) 
      here and there.
1535: Very light misting/sprinkles, cloudy with breaks and the sun trying to break through, 
      fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1520: Light Rain (heavier rain in the past 10 minutes), Cloudy with the mountaintops in the 
      clouds and blue visible through the clouds in areas, ceiling at about 1800'.
1450: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1420: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps.
1350: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, ceiling at around 1700'.
1320: Rain, cloudy with the ceiling at about 1000' - 1200'.
1250: Sprinkling/Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1150: Light sprinkling, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
1043: 4 Bald eagles (including immature eagles) hovering and floating in the air to the north of 3270. 
      Eagles still floating/soaring over the neighborhood as of 1129.
0950: Very, very light misting, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops and lower 
      band/patches of fog/clouds - including filling Last Chance Basin.
0919: Red Winged Blackbird (male) at sunflower seed feeder in willow tree by the deck. 
      Last time one was here was March 27, 2003 ... 1 year ago exactly.
0850: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the upper parts of the mountains 
      and filling the upper part of Last Chance Basin.
0750: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps, fresh 
      snow on the mountains above the approx. 1000' elevation.
0720: Rain, Low Clouds with ceiling as low as 300'.
0705: Light Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower fog/clouds hiding 
      much of Mt. Juneau and a band on the Channel side of Mt. Roberts.
0702: Pine Siskins arrived.
0650: Very light misting/sprinkling, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower 
      fog/clouds hiding much of Mt. Juneau and a band on the Channel side of Mt. Roberts.
0605: Very, very light misting, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a 
      lower ribbon/band of fog/clouds.
0554: Steller's Jays arrived.
0544: Chestnut Backed Chickadees arrived.


3/26/04:

2050: Cloudy with some breaks.
1950: Mostly Cloudy.
1850: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high thin clouds and some thicker clouds.
1750: Partly Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1720: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with a few bits of lower fog/clouds, sun shining on the mountaintops 
      and here and there.
1650: Cloudy with some breaks and weak sun on the mountains, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1550: Partly/Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops, sun is shining.
1520: Very, very light misting, cloudy with minor breaks and fog/clouds around the mountaintops, 
      sun shining on part of Mt. Juneau and trying to break through here.
1450: Rain, Cloudy with hints of breaks and fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1420: Light Rain, Cloudy with a few small breaks, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops, 
      sun shining on the mountains in a few spots.
1350: Light Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with a few breaks, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1320: Very, very light misting, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a few small breaks.
1250: Light Sprinkles/Misting, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1150: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains.
1120: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1050: Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1038: First ROBINS of the year seen (at least 7 of them).
1035: Sprinkling/Light Rain, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains.
0950: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains and a few small breaks.
0935: Mostly Cloudy with the sun trying, fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a lower band of 
      fog/clouds - including over Last Chance Basin.
0850: Cloudy with bright spots, fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a lower band of fog/clouds with 
      the bottom at about 700'.
0750: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a lower band/ribbon of fog/clouds.
0650: Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands of fog/clouds as low as 500'.
0620: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands as low as 700'.


3/25/04:

2050: Cloudy with some breaks, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1950: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower mists,
      ribbons, and wisps of fog/clouds.
1850: Very, very light misting, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1835: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1822: A Bald Eagle with a fish in it's talons flew from the Channel going SW over the lot below 
      3270 and then W over 3280 Nowell.
1820: Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1750: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1735: Cloudy with breaks, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1720: Cloudy with minor breaks, fog/clouds around the mountaintops and some precipitation over the mainland.
1705: Very, very light misting, cloudy with hints of breaks and fog/clouds around the 
      mountaintops including a patch over Last Chance Basin.
1650: Rain, Cloudy with hints of breaks and the mountaintops in the clouds.
1635: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1620: Light Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with hints of breaks and the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Very, very light misting, cloudy with minor breaks and the mountaintops in the clouds.
1535: Cloudy with minor breaks, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1520: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1450: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1435: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1426: A Chestnut Backed Chickadee came to the Living Room window sunflower seed feeder.
1420: Light Rain/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1350: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1335: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1320: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1220: Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1150: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1020: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0950: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0935: Light Rain/Sprinkling, cloudy with the ceiling at about 1800'.
0850: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower wisps and patches of fog/clouds.
0650: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower wisps and bands of fog/clouds.
0620: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower wisps of fog/clouds, ceiling at 
      around 1800'. Rain overnight.


3/24/04:

2050: Cloudy with very light misting and sprinkles and some lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1950: Cloudy with a few lower ribbons and wisps of fog/clouds.
1850: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1750: Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Roberts and Mt. Juneau.
1650: Cloudy with the clouds skimming the mountaintops.
1550: Cloudy with some small breaks, clouds skimming the mountaintops.
1450: Cloudy with a few breaks.
1350: Cloudy.
1250: Cloudy with some breaks.
1150: Mostly Cloudy with weakened sunshine here and there on the mountains.
1050: Cloudy with a few breaks, clearer skies to the NW.
0950: Cloudy with minor breaks.
0850: Cloudy with minor breaks and a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Mostly Cloudy with a lower ribbon and wisps of fog/clouds.
0650: Partly Cloudy.
0624: Pine Siskins arrived.
0621: Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subspecies) arrived.
0620: Partly Cloudy, light frost on the roofs.
0547: Steller's Jays arrived.


3/23/04: 

2050: Clear with some clouds, or fog starting to develop overhead, cloud cover to the NW.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear with some high thin clouds to the NW.
1630: Approximate time that the sun set behind the Douglas Island mountains.
1550: Clear with a few clouds to the NW of Heinztleman Ridge (the ridge between the Lemon 
      Creek Valley and the Mendenhall Valley).
1450: Clear with some cloud cover to the NW.
1350: Clear with a few wee high clouds and some clouds to the NW.
1250: Clear.
1150: Clear.
1050: Clear.
1005: Clear.
0935: Clear.
0850: Clear with a ribbon/band of fog over the Channel.
0750: Clear with a ribbon of fog and a bit of patchy fog over the Channel.
0748: .01" of precipitation recorded in the past 15 minutes is primarily from the snow and 
      rain/snow on March 22, the remainder is probably from the melted frost.
07:01:55: Sun started rising over the right shoulder of Mt. Roberts.
0650: Clear with a band of fog over the Channel and some other patches of thin fog.
0631: Pine Siskins arrived.
0620: Clear with a band of fog over Gastineau Channel, light frost.
0602: Steller's Jays arrived - noisy!


3/22/04:

2050: Clear SE half of sky, cloudy NW half.
1950: Cloudy with hints of breaks.
1850: Cloudy with hints of breaks.
1750: Cloudy with breaks.
1720: Cloudy with hints of breaks.
1650: Overcast, clearer skies to the NW.
1620: High thin overcast with thinner areas (blue visible).
1551: Overcast with sun trying to "burn" through.
1450: Cloudy.
1405: Cloudy.
1350: Cloudy, lower wisps of fog/cloud on the Channel side of Mt. Juneau.
1335: Cloudy, lower wisps of fog/cloud on the Channel side of Mt. Juneau.
1320: Very, very light fine snow (barely visible), cloudy with a lower patch of fog/cloud by Mt. Juneau.
1305: Light Rain/Snow, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1250: Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1235: Snow, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1150: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured.
1050: Very, very light snow, cloudy, inner Gold Creek valley and the very top of Mt. Roberts obscured.
0950: Very, very light snow, cloudy with the mountaintops and the inner Gold Creek valley obscured.
0850: Light and very light snow, cloudy with the mountaintops and the Gold Creek valley obscured.
0805: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops and the inner Gold Creek valley obscured.
0750: Very light, fine snow; cloudy with the mountaintops obscured as well as the inner Gold Creek valley.
0650: Very, very light misting/snow, cloudy. 
0649: An immature Bald Eagle circling over the backyard.
0632: A Bald Eagle glided SE.
0620: Cloudy with light snow over Mt. Roberts, to the ESE, and over the inner Gold Creek valley; breezy.
0619: Pine Siskins arrived.
0553: Steller's Jays arrived.


SUNDAY 3/21/04: 

2050: Cloudy.
1950: Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy.
1650: Cloudy with some breaks to the ENE and to the NW.
1550: Mostly Cloudy, Snow blowing off Mt. Roberts and some off the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1450: Mostly Cloudy with high, somewhat thin overcast and very weak sunshine, snow blowing off 
      the mainland mountains and a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1350: High thin and very thin clouds - haze over much of the sky, snow blowing off and down 
      Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge and some off Mt. Juneau, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1250: High thin and very thin clouds - haze over much of the sky, breezy, snow blowing off 
      and down Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge and a bit off Mt. Juneau; whitecaps on the Channel.
1150: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds, snow blowing off and down Mt. Roberts and the 
      Mt. Juneau Ridge and a bit off Mt. Juneau; some whitecaps on the Channel.
1050: Mostly Clear with snow blowing off and down Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge and a 
      bit off Mt. Juneau; some whitecaps on the Channel.
0950: Clear with some high thin clouds, occasional gusts, snow blowing off the mainland 
      mountains, some whitecaps and blowing spray on the Channel.
0850: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds, breezy, snow billowing off Mt. Roberts and 
      snow blowing off Mt. Juneau and the Mt. Juneau Ridge, whitecaps on the Channel.
0750: Clear with some high thin clouds, breezy with occasional stronger gusts, snow blowing 
      and billowing off and around the mainland mountains, whitecaps and spray on the Channel.
0735: Clear with some high thin clouds, breezy with occasional stronger gusts, snow blowing 
      and billowing off and around the mainland mountains, whitecaps and spray on the Channel.
0650: High thin and very thin overcast and haze, occasional gusts of wind, snow blowing and 
      billowing off and around the mainland mountains.
0648: A Song ? Sparrow started singing on the Nowell Avenue side of the house.
0635: High thin and very thin overcast and haze, breezy/windy, snow blowing off and around 
      the mainland mountains, whitecaps and spray being picked up off Gastineau Channel.
0620: High thin and very thin overcast and haze, occasional gusts of wind, snow billowing 
      off Mt. Roberts and down it's Channel slope, snow blowing around the top of Mt. Juneau 
      and blowing off the Mt. Juneau Ridge.


3/20/04:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear with a small cloud to the NW.
1850: Clear with just a few high thin clouds.
1750: Partly Cloudy with high thin, and very thin clouds over much of the sky.
1650: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1550: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1450: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1420: Partly Cloudy.
1409: "Wildlife" so far today: Pine Siskins, Steller's Jays, Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subpecies), 
      Chestnut Backed Chickadees, Crows, Starlings, and a Squirrel ("Stretchy").
1350: Mostly Cloudy.
1320: Partly Cloudy.
1250: Partly Cloudy SE part of sky and cloudy NW part.
1220: Overcast with thinner areas and breaks in which blue can be seen.
1150: Cloudy with hints of breaks.
1120: Cloudy.
1050: Overcast with thinner areas.
0950: Mostly Cloudy.
0850: Mostly Overcast with high clouds and thin and very thin or thinner high clouds, sun shining. 
      Snow blowing off the Mt. Juneau Ridge and Mt. Roberts.
0820: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with high thin and very thin overcast, snow blowing off the Mt. Juneau 
      Ridge and Mt. Roberts and down the Channel side of Mt. Roberts.
0805: Partly Cloudy - High thin and very thin overcast, snow blowing off the Mt. Juneau Ridge 
      and Mt. Roberts.
0750: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with overcast and high very thin clouds, snow blowing off the Mt. 
      Juneau Ridge and Mt. Roberts.
0650: Mostly Cloudy, some snow blowing off Mt. Roberts.
0630: First Steller's Jay arrived.
0620: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with clouds and very thin high clouds, breezy with stronger gusts. 
      Windy overnight.
0616: Pine Siskins arrived.


3/19/04: Vernal Equinox (Spring Began) at 21:49 AST

2050: Clear, but with high very, very thin clouds ... stars can be seen through the thin clouds, 
      breezy with stronger gusts.
1950: Partly cloudy with cloud cover to the NW and high very thin clouds overhead and to the SE, 
      breezy with stronger gusts.
1850: Partly Cloudy/Clear with some thin and very thin high clouds.
1750: High thin and very thin, and thinner, overcast; breezy.
1720: Overcast with clouds, thin clouds and very thin clouds (blue visible), occasional breezy gusts.
1650: Mostly Cloudy, Breezy.
1635: Mostly Cloudy, Breezy.
1550: Mostly/Partly Cloudy.
1520: Partly Cloudy with clouds and thin, and very, very thin high clouds, sun shining.
1450: Mostly Cloudy.
1420: Partly Cloudy with a cloud mass moving in from the South, breezy.
1350: Clear with scattered clouds and high very thin haze, breezy, some whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1250: Clear with some scattered clouds, breezy.
1150: Partly Cloudy, Breezy.
1050: Clear with scattered clouds.
0950: Partly Cloudy/Clear.
0850: Mostly Clear with some scattered clouds.
0750: Clear with a few clouds in the Eastern part of the sky.
07:06:40: Sun started rising over the right shoulder of Mt. Roberts.
0650: Clear with a few clouds in the Eastern part of the sky and a bit of high thin haze.
0620: Clear with just a couple of small clouds to the East.
0600: Steller's Jays arrived.


3/18/04:

2050: Clear. 0" of snow on the ground.
1950: Clear with some clouds to the NW.
1850: Mostly/Partly Cloudy.
1750: Mostly Cloudy with high mostly thin clouds over much of the sky.
1650: Overcast with a few thinner areas in which blue can be seen.
1550: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with thicker overcsast to the NW and mostly thin and very thin 
      high clouds SE part of the sky, weak sunshine.
1450: Thin and very thin high overcast with weak sunshine.
1350: High, mostly thin overcast with weak sunshine.
1320: High, mostly thin, clouds SE 2/3rd of sky, partly cloudy/clear NW 1/3rd, weakened sunshine.
1250: Partly Cloudy/Clear NW part of sky, high thin overcast SE part.
1150: Partly Cloudy/Clear with scattered clouds and some high thin clouds.
1050: Partly Cloudy/Clear with scattered clouds, snow blowing off Olds Mountain
0950: Mostly Clear with some scattered clouds and some high thin clouds, snow blowing off 
      the mainland mountains.
0850: Mostly Clear with some scattered clouds and some high thin clouds, snow blowing off 
      the mainland mountains.
0750: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds SE part of sky, Mostly Clear NW part. 
      Some snow is blowing off Mt. Roberts.
0708: The sun started rising over the right shoulder of Mt. Roberts.
0701: A Song ? Sparrow started singing on the Nowell Ave. side of the house.
0650: High Thin Clouds SE half of sky, Clear with some high very thin clouds NW part of sky, 
      Snow blowing off the mainland mountains.
0620: Mostly Clear with some high clouds to the ESE and some high very thin haze. Snow blowing 
      off Mt. Roberts and the Mt. Juneau Ridge.


3/17/04: St. Patrick's Day

2050: Clear. 1/2" of snow on the ground.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear with just a few clouds to the NW.
1720: Mostly Clear, some high, very thin haze.
1650: Mostly Clear, high, very thin haze over much of the clear area, a few puffy clouds.
1550: Partly Cloudy, high, very thin haze over much of the clear area, a few lower wisps of 
      fog/clouds around the mountains.
1450: Partly Cloudy with some puffy clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau.
1350: Partly Cloudy, some puffy clouds around the mountaintops.
1327: A Bald Eagle is gliding SE over the beach.
1320: Partly Cloudy with puffy clouds around the mountains.
1250: Partly Cloudy with puffy clouds around the mountains, cloudy to the E and SE and S.
1235: Very, very light snow, partly cloudy with the sun shining, fog/clouds around the mountains, 
      cloudy to the E and SE.
1220: Light Rain with some snow mixed in, mostly/partly cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains 
      and in Last Chance Basin.
1150: Mostly Cloudy with an area of clear sky to the East, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1050: Cloudy with some breaks, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops..
1035: Very light misting, mostly cloudy with the sun shining and fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1020: Mini - Hail or Small Snow Pellets, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1005: Cloudy with minor breaks, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0957: A Chestnut Backed Chickadee came to the Living Room window feeder.
0950: Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0850: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops and ... some 
      precipitation over the mainland mountains and valleys?
0750: Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and over Last Chance Basin.
0720: Mostly Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops and lower bands/ribbons of 
      fog/clouds.
0650: Very, very light snow, mostly/partly cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0635: Small Snow Pellets, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1800'.
0620: Light Snow pellets, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.


3/16/04:

2050: Cloudy with minor breaks and a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops. 
      2-1/2" of snowfall today, 1-1/2" of snow on the ground.
1950: Sprinkling/Light Snow - Sleet, Cloudy with a few breaks and a lower band of fog/clouds.
1920: Very, very light misting, cloudy with some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1850: Sleet and Rain/Snow, Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy with minor breaks.
1720: Cloudy with some breaks.
1650: Cloudy with a few breaks to the East.
1635: Partly Cloudy/Clear SE part of sky, cloudy to the NW.
1605: Cloudy with some breaks and sun shining here and there, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1550: Light Rain/Snow, Cloudy with some breaks and a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1505: Rain and Snow, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops, wisps of fog/clouds over 
      Last Chance Basin.
1450: Cloudy with some lower patches and wisps of fog/clouds.
1420: Cloudy with a couple of tiny breaks, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops (except Mt. Juneau).
1409: Bald Eagle flying SE.
1350: Cloudy with hints of breaks and minor breaks, clouds skimming the mountaintops, lower ribbon of 
      fog behind Mt. Maria and over the Channel slope of Mt. Juneau. Snow level is at around 400' - 500'.
1320: Cloudy with minor breaks, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a lower band of fog/clouds.
1250: Cloudy with fog/clouds hiding part of Mt. Juneau and Last Chance Basin and the top of Mt. Roberts.
1220: Light Rain/Snow, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains and lower patches and wisps of 
      fog/clouds.
1150: Rain/Snow, Cloudy with the mountains obscured.
1120: Rain/Snow, Cloudy with the mountains obscured.
1050: Light Rain/Drizzle with snow occasionally mixed in, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds 
      and some lower mists. A Bald Eagle landed in a tree to the NNE of 3270 Nowell, along Douglas Highway.
0950: Misting/Very Light Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0943: 2-1/2" of snow on the ground.
0935: Very, very light snow/rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower wisps of 
      fog/clouds.
0850: Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured. 
0750: Snow, Cloudy with the mainland not visible. 
0650: Snow, Cloudy with the mainland not visible. 
0635: Heavy Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured. 
0620: Rain/Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured. 1/4" - 1/2" of slush and snow on the ground.


3/15/04:

2050: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1950: Very light sprinkles, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1850: Cloudy with hints of breaks, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1750: Cloudy with hints of breaks, fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
1650: Cloudy with some minor breaks, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1620: Very light misting, mostly cloudy/cloudy with breaks and some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1550: Sprinkling, Cloudy with hints of breaks and the very tops of the mountains in the clouds. 
      Snow level is still at about 700 - 800''.
1520: A few sprinkles (a bit of mini - hail mixed in briefly), cloudy with a few breaks 
      overhead and fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
1450: Light Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1350: Light Misting/Sprinkles, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1250: Rain/Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1150: Rain/Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1050: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1035: Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0950: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0850: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0750: Misting/Sprinkling with snow mixing in during the past 20 minutes, cloudy with the 
      mountaintops in the clouds.
0720: Light Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with thinner areas in which blue can be seen through 
      the clouds, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0650: Cloudy with the ceiling at about 2500'.
0628: Steller's Jays arrived.
0620: Light Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with ceiling at about 2000', snow level at about 700'.


SUNDAY 3/14/04:

2050: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower mists.
1950: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower mists.
1905: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower mists.
1750: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, some whitecaps on the Channel.
1722: A Great Blue Heron flew SE low over the backyard
1650: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1550: Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1505: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds
1350: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, snow mixing in during 
      the past 20 minutes.
1331: A Chestnut Backed Chickadee came to the Living Room window feeder.
1250: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1220: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1150: Sprinkles and very light misting, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds, .
1120: Cloudy with precipitation over the mainland mountains and valleys, mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
0950: Cloudy with the very top of Mt. Roberts hidden by a cloud.
0850: Cloudy.
0842: "Stretchy" Squirrel has arrived.
0820: Cloudy.
0750: Cloudy with minor breaks.
0650: Partly/Mostly Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0620: Partly Cloudy/Clear, light frost.


3/13/04:

2050: Mostly Clear.
2005: Partly Cloudy.
1950: Mostly Clear with clouds to the NW.
1850: Cloudy.
1750: Very light misting/sprinkling, cloudy.
1650: Cloudy with light precipitation over Mt. Juneau and the inner Gold Creek valley
1550: Cloudy with precipitation over Mt. Juneau and the inner Gold Creek valley and the 
      Channel slope of Mt. Roberts.
1520: Cloudy with some precipitation over the Granite Creek area and the top of Mt. Juneau.
1450: Cloudy.
1350: Cloudy.
1250: Cloudy.
1153: Chestnut Backed Chickadees arrived.
1150: Cloudy.
1050: Cloudy.
0950: Cloudy.
0850: Cloudy.
0750: Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0650: Cloudy with lower ribbons and wisps of fog/clouds.
0629: Steller's Jays arrived.
0620: Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/cloud.


3/12/04: 

2050: Mostly Cloudy with some lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1950: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1850: Mostly Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1820: Light Misting, Mostly/Partly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops 
      and lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1804: "Gymnast" Squirrel is at the feeders.
1750: Cloudy with some veiled breaks (blue visible through thin clouds); Mt. Juneau and Last 
      Chance Basin hidden by a cloud bank, band of fog/cloud in front of Mt. Roberts.
1720: Cloudy with some breaks overhead; Mt. Juneau and Last Chance Basin hidden by a cloud bank, 
      band of fog/cloud in front of Mt. Roberts.
1705: Light Rain with Sleet-Snow mixing in at times, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains 
      in the clouds and some lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1650: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some lower 
      bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1635: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1520: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1450: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1350: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Sprinkling/Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1220: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a few small breaks.
1150: Light Rain, Cloudy with some blue visible through the clouds and the mountaintops in the clouds.
1035: Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1020: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0950: Cloudy with breaks and the sun breaking through, a bit of fog/clouds around Mt. Juneau and a 
      few wisps over Last Chance Basin.
0850: Cloudy with bright spots, some fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau and the Mt. Juneau Ridge, 
      patch of fog/cloud over Last Chance Basin and a few other wisps.
0750: Cloudy with a few breaks, a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains and 
      some lower ribbons and wisps of fog/clouds.
0747: A Sandhill Crane flew NW.
0720: Light Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with minor breaks and some fog/clouds around the very tops of 
      the mountains.
0717: Pine Siskins have arrived.
0650: Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains and a few lower wisps 
      and ribbons of fog/clouds.
0620: Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains and a few lower wisps 
      and ribbons of fog/clouds.
0617: A Bald Eagle "squealing", eagle is in a tree to the NNE of 3270 Nowell along Douglas Highway.


3/11/04:

2050: Mostly Cloudy with a lower band of fog/clouds.
1950: Mostly Cloudy.
1850: Partly Cloudy.
1750: Partly Cloudy, some precipitation in the inner Gold Creek valley.
1650: Cloudy with a few breaks and the clouds skimming the mountaintops, precipitation over Mt. 
      Roberts near Thane and in the inner Gold Creek valley. 
1620: Occasional light sprinkles, precipitation over Mt. Juneau, cloudy with a few breaks to the SE.
1550: Mostly Cloudy.
1538: "Stretchy" Squirrel arrived.
1520: Partly Cloudy with a cloud over part of Mt. Juneau.
1450: Partly Cloudy/Clear with a cloud over part of Mt. Juneau.
1435: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains.
1417: Light Rain, Partial Rainbow to the ENE, Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining and the mountaintops 
      in the clouds and the inner Gold Creek valley filled with clouds. (Rainbow lasted until 1426).
1350: Mostly Cloudy with the sun shining.
1320: Mostly Cloudy with very light sprinkling and the sun shining here and there, some fog/clouds 
      around the mountaintops.
1250: Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1220: Partly Cloudy with the sun shining, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops, cloudy to the NW.
1150: Cloudy with scattered breaks, some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1135: Mostly Cloudy, Sun shining.
1050: Very light misting/sprinkling, cloudy with minor breaks and fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1035: Sprinkling/very, very light misting, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1020: Cloudy with very minor breaks and some lower bands and patches of fog/clouds. Some sprinkles 
      in the past 15 minutes.
0950: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with weak sunshine and a few lower wisps and ribbons of fog/clouds.
0905: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with weak sunshine and an area of blue sky to the ENE visible through 
      very thin clouds.
0850: Sprinkling, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops, hints of breaks to the SE and 
      the sun almost breaking through.
0750: Cloudy with a tiny break or two and lower bands and wisps of fog/clouds.
0650: Cloudy with hints of breaks and some lower bands and patches of fog/clouds.
0620: Very, very light misting, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and hints of breaks.


3/10/04:

2050: Rain, Cloudy with lower fog/clouds.
1950: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at about 800'.
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds
1750: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1650: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, some whitecaps on the Channel.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1450: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
1350: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1150: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
1050: Light Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0950: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0941: 6 or 7 Bald Eagles (3 of them immature) flew SE, very low, 90' - 120' from the house.
0850: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0820: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0750: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0720: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps on 
      Gastineau Channel.
0650: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0620: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds. 0" of snow on the ground.


3/09/04:

2050: Light Rain with a bit of snow mixed in, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the 
      clouds and lower fog/clouds as low as 400' - 500'. 3/4" snowfall today, 1/2" of snow on the ground.
1950: Very light misting, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1850: Very light misting, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1835: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, some precipitation over the 
      mainland mountains and valleys.
1750: Very light misting, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1735: Very light mixed rain and snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1720: Light mixed rain and snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1705: Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1650: Light Rain/Drizzle and Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1620: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visiblity across the Channel, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1605: Mixed Rain/Snow, Cloudy with somewhat reduced visiblity across the Channel, very tops of 
      the mountains in the clouds.
1550: Light snow, cloudy with somewhat reduced visiblity across the Channel, very tops of the 
      mountains in the clouds.
1535: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visiblity across the Channel, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1520: Very, very fine light snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1450: Very, very light snow, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
1435: Light Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1420: Mixed Rain/Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1350: Light Snow, Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1320: Very, very light snow, cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
1250: A few random flakes of snow, cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
1150: Very, very light snow, cloudy.
1135: Very, very light snow, cloudy.
1050: Cloudy.
1020: Very, very light snow, cloudy.
0950: Cloudy.
0920: Very, very light snow, cloudy. 
0850: Cloudy.
0820: Mostly Cloudy.
0802: Pine Siskins arrived.
0750: Partly Cloudy with the sun shining.
0650: Cloudy with some breaks in the SE part of the sky.
0620: Very fine misting/snow, cloudy with breaks and a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains. 
      3/4" snowfall overnight.


3/08/04:

2050: Very, very light misting, cloudy. 0" of snow on the ground.
2020: Cloudy.
1950: Very light mixed rain and snow, heavier mixed rain/snow in the past 20 minutes; cloudy.
1920: Cloudy.
1905: Mixed rain and snow, cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured.
1850: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower patches of fog/clouds.
1750: Light Rain, Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the very tops of the mountains.
1650: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with hints of breaks, a bit of fog/clouds around the top of Mt. 
      Juneau and the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1620: Sprinkling/Light Rain, Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1550: Cloudy.
1535: Light Rain, Cloudy with a bit of fog clouds around the mountaintops.
1520: Cloudy with some fog/clouds hiding part of the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1450: Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1420: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, breezy.
1359: A Bald Eagle is floating and soaring in the wind.
1350: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, a few 
      whitecaps on the Channel.
1320: Misting/Sprinkling with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1305: Cloudy with minor breaks, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1250: Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1157: Uploading of data seems to be back to normal.
1150: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds (ceiling at about 1800').
1050: Rain, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel and the mountaintops in the clouds.
1035: Rain, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel and the mountaintops in the clouds.
1030: Troubles in uploading are continuing, the problem is probably at the ftp server end, but don't 
      know for certain yet.
0950: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0909: A Song ? Sparrow singing, first heard it at 0822.
0850: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, breezy, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
0835: Since 0750 have been having troubles uploading data to the website.
0820: Rain, Cloudy with some fog clouds around the mountaintops, breezy with whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
0750: Light Rain, Cloudy with some fog clouds around the mountaintops, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
0720: Rain, Cloudy with some fog clouds around the mountaintops, whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
0650: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 2500' - 2700'.


SUNDAY 3/07/04:

2050: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds. 1-1/4" of snow on the ground.
2035: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1950: Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy with minor breaks.
1750: Mostly Cloudy.
1720: Mostly/Partly Cloudy.
1650: Partly Cloudy.
1620: Mostly Cloudy.
1605: Partly Cloudy SE part of sky, Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy NW part.
1550: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a few small breaks.
1535: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops and a tiny break to the SE.
1450: Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau and a few lower wisps of fog/clouds 
      over Last Chance Basin, a small break to the SE.
1435: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau and a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1350: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1205: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 2500' - 2700'.
1150: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1120: Cloudy with a break to the NW, mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with a few small breaks and some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1035: Light Rain, Cloudy with minor breaks and the sun shining, mountaintops in the clouds.
1010: Starlings arrived.
1005: Light Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0950: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0850: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, a few whitecaps on the Channel.
0839: Steller's Jays arrived.
0827: A Bald Eagle flying and soaring about.
0750: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 1600', a few whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
0650: Rain, Cloudy with the ceiling at around 1600'.
0620: Light Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.


3/06/04:

2050: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands and ribbons of fog/clouds. 
      2-1/4" snowfall today, 4" of snow on the ground.
1950: Snow with some rain mixed in, cloudy with the mountains obscured by fog/clouds.
1850: Rain with some snow mixed in, cloudy with the mountains obscured.
1750: Light Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
1720: Light Rain, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the upper parts of the mountains.
1650: Rain with some snow mixed in, cloudy with the mountains partially and mostly obscured. 
1550: Rain with Snow mixed in, cloudy with the mountains partially and mostly obscured. 
1458: A Bald Eagle is flying about over the Channel.
1450: Mixed Snow and Rain, Cloudy with the upper parts of the mountains partially and mostly obscured. 
1350: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1250: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, a few whitecaps on 
      Gastineau Channel.
1150: Rain with some snow mixed in, cloudy with the upper parts of the mountains partially and mostly obscured. 
1050: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains partially obscured, mountaintops in the clouds.
1020: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains partially obscured, mountaintops in the clouds.
0950: Very, very fine light snow (barely visible), cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0920: Mostly Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0850: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a few small breaks.
0750: Very, very fine light snow (barely visible), cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and 
      some small breaks.
0720: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and hints of breaks.
0716: "Stretchy" Squirrel has arrived.
0650: Very, very fine light snow (barely visible), cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0620: Very, very light snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds. 2-1/4" snowfall overnight.


3/05/04:

2050: Cloudy with very minor breaks. 1/8" to 1/4" snowfall today, 3-1/4" of snow on the ground.
1950: Cloudy/Mostly Cloudy with an area of high very thin clouds in which the moon is shining through.
1850: Cloudy.
1750: Misting, Cloudy with snow shower over Last Chance Basin and inner Gold Creek valley.
1720: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains.
1653: Small Snow Pellet/Mini Hail Shower began, cloudy.
1650: Rain/Snow, Cloudy with just a bit of fog/clouds over the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1635: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1616: Small Snow Pellet/Mini Hail Shower began, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1550: Light Rain, Cloudy with some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1535: Cloudy with some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1520: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with some fog/clouds over Last Chance Basin and hiding much of Mt. Juneau.
1515: A Bald Eagle flying purposefully towards the NW.
1450: Light Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with a lower band of fog/clouds hiding the middle part of 
      Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts.
1350: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with most of the mainland mountains hidden by fog/clouds.
1320: Snow, Cloudy with most of the mainland mountains hidden by fog/clouds.
1250: Very light snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and lower ribbons and 
      wisps of fog/clouds.
1220: Snow, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1150: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, bright spot where the sun is and a 
      few lower wisps of fog/clouds over the slopes of the mountains.
1135: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, bright spot where the sun is and a 
      few lower wisps of fog/clouds over the slopes of the mountains.
1105: Light Snow/Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, bright spot where the sun is.
1050: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with areas where veiled blue sky can be seen, some fog/clouds around the mountains.
1020: Mostly Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, precipitation over the 
      inner Gold Creek valley.
0950: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0920: Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains partially obscured.
0905: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
0850: Very light misting, cloudy with the sun trying to shine through the clouds and lower band/patches 
      of fog/clouds hiding much of the mainland mountains.
0820: Light rain/snow, cloudy with areas of thinner overcast, sun trying to shine through the clouds.
0750: Very, very light snow-rain, cloudy with somewhat thinner areas (almost can see blue of the sky) 
      and bright areas, lower patches and wisps of fog/clouds.
0720: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains partially obscured.
0650: Snow with rain almost mixed in, cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured.
0620: Light Snow, Cloudy with mainland mountains partially obscured. Slight dusting of snow overnight.


3/04/04:

2050: Light Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with most of the mainland mountains hidden by fog/clouds. 
      1-1/4" snowfall today, 3-1/2" of snow on the ground.
1950: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with most of the mainland mountains hidden by fog/clouds.
1850: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a lower band of fog/clouds.
1750: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with most of the mountains hidden in the fog/clouds.
1650: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1700'.
1635: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1500'. ISP is responding again.
1552: Starting with the planned 1552 upload, the ISP's system is not responding to customers 
      with dial-up modems so uploading was interrupted temporarily.
1550: Light Rain/Drizzle, Cloudy with the ceiling at about 1800'.
1535: Light Rain (mixed rain and snow in the past 10 minutes), cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1450: Very, very light misting, cloudy with the ceiling at about 1700'.
1350: Light Rain/Misting, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1320: Very, very fine misting, cloudy with ceiling at around 1500'.
1250: Cloudy with ceiling at about 1500'.
1220: Cloudy with ceiling at around 1000'.
1150: Light Rain-Drizzle with snow mixing in, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1135: Light Rain-Drizzle, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1105: Mixed Rain and Snow and Snow, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
1050: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1036: A Chestnut Backed Chickadee came to the Living Room window sunflower seed feeder.
1005: Heavy Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
0950: Light Snow with rain almost mixing in, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and 
      lower bands and areas of fog/clouds
0920: Very, very light snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and lower 
      bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
0918: A large flock of Pine Siskins flew in (over a hundred).
0850: Light Snow, Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
0805: Snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
0750: Very, very fine snow or misting, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds 
      and lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
0650: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, snow flurry over the mainland, 
      some lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
0635: Movement of the Anemometer was impeded by the snow since 3/03 evening, snow knocked off.
0620: Cloudy with lower fog/clouds hiding the upper parts of the mountains. 1" snowfall overnight.


3/03/04:

2050: Very light snow, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains, the moon is visible 
      through the clouds overhead. Approx. 4-1/2" snowfall today, 1" of that in the evening; 
      4-1/4" of snow on the ground.
1950: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1850: Light Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1750: Very, very fine misting, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some 
      lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1735: Light Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1650: Very, very fine snow - almost turning to drizzle, cloudy with the moutaintops in the clouds.
1635: Light snow-drizzle.
1620: Very, very fine light snow, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains.
1550: Light Snow, Cloudy, the mainland is mostly not visible. 2" of snowfall since Noon, 
      3-1/2" of snow on the ground.
1450: Snow, Cloudy, the mainland is mostly not visible.
1350: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel. 1-1/2"of snowfall since Noon, 
      3-1/4" of snow on the ground.
1250: Heavy Snow, Cloudy, the mainland is mostly not visible.
1220: Heavy Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel, snow is accumulating again.
1150: Snow, Cloudy, the mainland is mostly not visible.
1135: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1050: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops obscured and some lower patches/wisps of 
      fog/clouds. Snow is melting as the new snow is falling.
1035: Light Snow, Some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1010: 2-1/4" of snow on the ground.
0950: Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains obscured. 1-3/8" snowfall so far today.
0920: Snow, Cloudy with some lower wisps/patches of fog/clouds and the mountaintops obscured.
0850: Very, very light snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some 
      lower patches and wisps of fog/clouds. 1" snowfall so far today.
0820: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
0750: Very Light Snow - there has been light snow in the past 1/2 hour, cloudy with a lower patch 
      of fog/clouds on the Channel side of Mt. Juneau.
0748: Pine Siskins arrived.
0650: Very, very light snow, cloudy with some lower wisps and ribbons of fog/clouds.
0620: Cloudy with some lower patches of fog/clouds. 3/4" snowfall overnight, 1-1/2" of snow on the ground.


3/02/04:

2050: Very Light Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured and fog/clouds. 
      3/4" snowfall today, 3/4" of snow on the ground.
1950: Light Snow, Cloudy with the mainland mountains obscured and patches of fog/clouds.
1905: Snow, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1850: Light snow, cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1750: Very fine light snow, cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1720: Very fine light snow (being blown by the wind), cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1705: Snow Flurries, Cloudy with reduced visibility across the Channel.
1650: Cloudy with snow flurries over the mainland mountains and valleys.
1635: Cloudy, Snow flurries over parts of the mountains.
1559: Very light snow flurries began, cloudy, breezy.
1550: Cloudy with precipitation over the mainland mountains and valleys.
1520: Cloudy, precipitation over the mainland mountains and valleys, becoming breezy.
1505: Cloudy with precipitation over the Granite Creek area.
1450: Cloudy.
1350: Cloudy.
1250: Cloudy with high overcast.
1150: Cloudy with high overcast, sun trying to shine through the clouds.
1050: Cloudy.
0950: Thin and very thin high overcast with weak sunshine.
0850: Thin and very thin high overcast with weak sunshine.
0805: Thinnish overcast with the sun shining through.
0802: "Gymnast" Squirrel is back (Stretchy had left).
0752: "Stretchy" Squirrel is back.
0750: Cloudy with the overcast thinner in areas.
0720: Cloudy - overcast.
0718: Both "Gymnast" and "Stretchy" Squirrels are here. Stretchy chased Gymnast down the tree 
      and they both went out of sight.
0650: Partly Cloudy/Clear - high thin haze and thicker clouds.
0620: Overcast with high thin or very thin clouds, frost.


3/01/04:

2050: High very thin haze or clouds and thin overcast.
1950: Partly cloudy with high thin clouds.
1850: High thin and very thin overcast - high thin haze with many stars and the moon visible.
1750: Overcast with a thinner area where the moon is.
1720: High thin overcast with some thinner areas.
1650: Overcast with high thin and very thin clouds, blue visible through the very thin clouds
1620: Mostly Clear with high very thin haze and high thin clouds.
1550: Clear with a bit of high very thin haze.
1450: Clear with some very thin haze and an area of high thin clouds.
1420: Very thin high clouds and very thin haze over the southwestern 2/3rds of the sky with the sun shining.
1350: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds and very thin haze.
1335: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds.
1250: Clear with a few small clouds.
1150: Clear. .01" precip. for today that was uploaded at 1137, was from dew/frost so it was deleted.
1050: Clear with a few tiny clouds.
1034: 2 Bald Eagles in tree by 3290 Douglas Highway.
0955: Error in February 2004 Report regarding Wind Run for Feb 9 and total Wind Run for month; 
      corrected Report posted.
0950: Clear.
0924: "Stretchy" Squirrel arrived.
0850: Clear.
0821: February 2004 Report has been posted.
0750: Clear.
0741: Noticed "Gymnast" Squirrel.
0714: February 2004 Report will be posted later this morning.
0710: Steller's Jays arrived.
0700: A Bald Eagle flying NW.
0650: Clear.
0620: Clear with a few, very wee clouds, frost. Some Aurora Borealis overnight?