MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY for NOV. 2003

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  34.2  42.9  12:10p  29.4   5:30a  30.8   0.0  0.01   2.3  13.0   2:35a  SSE  55.23  0.0  0.0 Clear Aurora
 2  33.7  40.5   2:25p  28.7  12:00m  31.3   0.0  0.00   1.5  10.0  12:10a  SSE  36.60 FRST  0.0 Clr Cld/MCld PCld/Clr P/MCld
 3  30.1  38.0  11:40a  25.4  10:55p  34.9   0.0  0.00   1.8   7.0   3:55a  SSE  42.90 FRST  0.0 M/PCld PCld Clear
 4  28.5  36.9  12:20p  24.5   3:30a  36.5   0.0  0.00   1.5   5.0  12:45a  SSE  35.87 FRST  0.0 Clr P/MCld Clr PCld/Clr Clr
 5  26.7  34.7  11:55a  23.5   5:30a  38.3   0.0  0.00   1.9   6.0   5:10p  SSE  46.77 FRST  0.0 Clear
 6  29.6  35.2  11:55a  23.6   2:55a  35.4   0.0 TRACE   1.2   6.0   1:45a  SSE  28.20  0.1  0.1 Clr Cld/PCld MClr PCld Cld Snow  
 7  32.9  36.5  12:35p  29.5   8:50p  32.1   0.0 TRACE   1.2  10.0  12:20p  SSE  29.30  0.1  0.0 Cld/OccLtSn-Snow Cld/LtSn/LtRn M/Pcld Clr/LwrCld
 8  34.1  39.3  11:40p  28.2   1:45a  30.9   0.0  0.08+  2.4  17.0   2:40p  ENE  57.25 TRACE 0.0 Cldy FineSnow/Misting LtRn/Spr LoCld/OccRain 
 9* 38.3  42.6  10:55a  35.3   9:05p  26.1(H+L)   0.66   2.0  22.0   3:50a  ENE  36.74+ 0.0  0.0 HvyRn Shrs/Brks Shrs Rain Cld/Brks
10* 37.7  39.1   8:40a  35.5  12:05a  27.0   0.0  0.28   1.0  12.0  10:00p  ENE  23.67+ 0.0  0.0 Cld/OccRn Cld/Rn Cld/LtRn-Mist/Drizz 
11  38.6  41.3  12:00m  35.8   1:55a  26.4   0.0  0.68   2.4  19.0   9:35p  ENE  58.12  0.0  0.0 Cld/OccRn Cld Cldy/Rain
12  41.2  45.4  10:45a  33.5  11:55p  23.8   0.0  2.04   3.1  21.0   3:15a  ENE  75.50  0.0  0.0 Cloudy/Rain 
13  34.2  36.0   5:30p  32.8   1:40a  30.8   0.0  0.72   2.6  16.0   5:45a  ENE  62.09  1.3  0.8 Cld/LoCld/Rn Rn/Sn Sn Rn/Drizz Cld/OccMist/Rn
14  37.2  38.5   8:35a  35.0  12:05a  27.8   0.0  0.38   4.2  25.0   1:15p  ENE 101.12  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn Cldy Cld/Rn/LtRn-Drizz LoCld/Rn  
15  38.8  39.9   1:35a  37.5  11:45p  26.2   0.0  0.37   4.1  18.0   1:50a  ENE  98.02  0.0  0.0 Cld/Rn Cld/LtRn-Mist/Spr OccLtRn/Spr/Mist 
16  35.8  37.8   2:00a  32.4  11:10p  29.2   0.0  0.08   2.0  14.0  12:45p   SW  47.85  0.2  0.2 Cld/OccRn-LtRn/Spr LoCld/Fog/Snow 
17  32.1  35.8  12:30p  27.5  11:40p  32.9   0.0  0.04   2.4  20.0  10:25p  SSW  58.49  0.2  0.0 Cld/OccSn-LtRn M/PCld/Sn Cld/OccLtSn Cld/Brks/OccLtSn
18  23.1  27.6  12:10a  16.7  11:55p  41.9   0.0  0.00   3.2  19.0  12:50p  SSE  77.51  0.1 TRACE Cld/SnFlur PCld/Clr MClr/PCld Clr
19  17.7  21.9  10:45a  15.7   8:00a  47.3   0.0  0.00   2.4  11.0   9:55p  SSE  58.17  0.0 TRACE Clear MClr Clr
20  18.8  23.0  11:00a  16.2  12:50a  46.2   0.0  0.00   2.3  10.0   1:00p  SSE  56.65 FRST TRACE Clear Aurora Clear Aurora 
21  26.4  31.8  11:45p  17.7  12:40a  38.6   0.0  0.13   4.1  16.0   5:20p  ENE  97.30  2.0  2.0 Cldy Cld/LtFineSn LoCld/Snow
22  34.3  36.2   1:30p  31.8  12:05a  30.7   0.0  0.70   3.6  18.0   5:10a  ENE  85.41  1.5  3.0 Snow Rn Rn/Sn Cld LtRn/Drizz 
23  30.7  35.0  12:05a  26.4   4:05p  34.3   0.0  0.05   2.1  13.0  10:10p  FRZ  51.18  0.8  3.8 Cld/Rn-Drizz/Sn MClear VarCld Cld Cld/Sn
24  33.4  34.6  11:00a  32.7   7:45p  31.6   0.0  1.13   2.8  18.0   6:25a   SE  67.78  2.0  5.5 LoClds/Snow & Mixed Rain-Snow Rn/LtRn
25  30.4  33.2   2:35a  26.3   5:20p  34.6   0.0  0.00   2.7  11.0   5:00p  FRZ  65.49  0.0  5.5 Cld/Rn Cld PCld/Clr VarPCld/Clr VarP/MCld Cld
26  29.1  30.9  12:35p  27.8   3:20a  35.8   0.0  0.15   1.4  13.0   1:05p  FRZ  34.15  3.7  8.5 Cldy with LtSn and Snow Shrs
27  23.9  29.0  12:05a  15.7  10:35p  41.1   0.0 TRACE   2.1   8.0   8:40a  FRZ  49.51  1.1  8.5 Cld/Sn PCld PCld/Clr P/MCld Clr 
28  26.5  32.8  11:35p  17.0  12:05a  38.5   0.0  0.41   3.6  21.0   4:40p  FRZ  85.32  8.3 15.0 Clr Cld Cld/LoCld/Snow SnShrs
29  31.5  33.8   3:00p  27.6  11:10p  33.5   0.0  0.06   2.5  18.0  12:50p  FRZ  61.13  1.7 15.0 MCld/Cld and Occ Sn Shrs
30  32.0  34.1   5:15p  27.0   2:10a  33.0   0.0  0.44   1.6  14.0  12:25p  SSE  37.44  5.2 18.3 Cld LoCld/Snow Cld Cld/Sleet SnShr
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    31.4  45.4    12    15.7    19  1002.1   0.0  8.41   2.4  25.0    14   SSE 1722.76+ 28.3

* November 9: All Data until 1155; All data from 1155-1725 missing; Wind Speed, Wind Direction, and Rain Data missing 1725-2400.
  November 10: Wind Data missing from 0000 hrs to 0900.
(1) Average of Front Lawn and Backyard Nov. 22 & 23.
    Front Lawn Nov. 24 - 30. 

AVERAGE Mean Temp:      31.4
AVERAGE High Temp:      35.5
MINIMUM High Temp:      21.9    19th
MAXIMUM High Temp:      45.4    12th
AVERAGE Low Temp:       27.2
MINIMUM Low Temp:       15.7    19th, 27th
MAXIMUM Low Temp:       37.5    15th
                
MAX >= 90.0:            0
MAX >= 80.0:            0
MAX >= 70.0:            0
MAX <= 32.0:            6
MIN <= 32.0:            21
MIN <=  0.0:            0
                
MAXIMUM Humidity (%):   100     3rd - 17th, 21st - 30th
MINIMUM Humidity (%):   43      18th
                
MAXIMUM Pressure (mb):  1031.4  21st
MINIMUM Pressure (mb):  983.4   24th
                
TOTAL   Htg Deg Days:   1007.5
AVERAGE Htg Deg Days:   33.6
MINIMUM Htg Deg Days:   23.8    12th
MAXIMUM Htg Deg Days:   47.3    19th
Heat Base:  65.0  Cool Base:  65.0  Method: Integration
                
TOTAL   Precip.:        8.41
AVERAGE Precip.:        0.3
DAYS OF Precip.:        23
MAXIMUM Precip.:        2.04    12th
Days of Rain: 18 (>.01 in) 13 (>.1 in) 2 (>1 in)
TOTAL   Snowfall:       28.3
MAXIMUM Snowfall:       8.3     28th
DAYS OF Snowfall:       16
                
AVERAGE High Wind:      14.4
MINIMUM High Wind:      5
MAXIMUM High Wind:      25      14th
WIND RUN (miles):       1722.76+ (see 9th and 10th)
                
DAYS OF Sun:            12
DAYS OF Cld or M Cld:   26
DAYS OF Rainbow:        0
DAYS OF Aurora          2       1st, 20th



SUNDAY 11/30/2003, 1st Sunday in Advent:

2050: Cloudy. 5" snowfall today, average of 18-1/4" snow on the ground.
1950: Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy, snow shower in the past half hour.
1750: Cloudy with lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1735: Cloudy with a small break or two, lower bands/patches of fog/clouds.
1650: Partly Cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds.
1635: Cloudy with breaks, some lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1550: Snow/Rain (Sleet), Cloudy with low clouds.
1535: Light Snow, Cloudy with ceiling at around 600'.
1505: Cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds hiding the middle part of the mountains. Approx. 5" to 5-1/4" snowfall to now.
1450: Snow, reduced visibility, ceiling 100' - 300' with some glimpses of the higher elevations.
1424: Snow knocked off the Anemometer and Wind Vane so should work for awhile.
1420: Snow, reduced visibility but can see parts of downtown Juneau now.
1405: Anemometer and Wind Vane are stuck because of the heavy snowfall plastered on them, and the temperature.
1350: Snow, reduced visibility, downtown Juneau not visible. Approx. 4-3/4" snowfall so far today.
1305: Snow, reduced visibility, downtown Juneau not visible.
1150: Snow, reduced visibility, downtown not visible. Approx. 2" snowfall so far today.
1050: Snow, reduced visibility, most of downtown Juneau not visible.
1010: A Bald Eagle flying SE over the beach.
1005: Snow, reduced visibility.
0850: Snow, reduced visibility, most of downtown Juneau not visible.
0820: Snow, reduced visibility.
0750: Light Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0650: Cloudy.
0620: Cloudy, a few snow pellets overnight.


11/29/03:

2050: Mostly Cloudy. 1-3/4" snowfall today, 15" of snow on the ground.
1950: Cloudy with breaks.
1920: Very, very light snow, cloudy with minor breaks.
1905: Very Light Snow, Cloudy.
1850: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy. WIND DIRECTION VANE is FROZEN again?
1750: Mostly Cloudy.
1720: Light Snow, mostly cloudy/cloudy, some fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Roberts.
1650: Cloudy with breaks, a few stars visible.
1641: A little, white? bird flew SE down Nowell Avenue and into an evergreen tree...very unusual to see a bird 
      out so long after sunset (if it was really a bird).
1620: Very, very light snow, cloudy.
1605: Snow, reduced visibility, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1550: Cloudy with some breaks in the clouds, a bit of fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau and top of Mt. Roberts.
1505: Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1450: Cloudy with minor breaks, very top of Mt. Juneau and part of the Mt. Juneau Ridge are in the clouds.
1428: A Great Blue Heron flying SE over Douglas Highway.
1420: Very Light Snow (heavier snow in past 15 minutes), cloudy with partly cloudy area overhead, mountaintops 
      in the clouds.
1350: Very Light Snow, Cloudy with some clear sky overhead, the very top of the Mt. Juneau Ridge in the clouds.
1250: Snow, Cloudy, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1150-1151: A Varied Thrush in willow tree by corner of deck.
1150: Cloudy with breaks. WIND DIRECTION VANE is no longer frozen.
1120: Cloudy with breaks, very top of the Mt. Juneau Ridge is in the clouds.
1105: Light Snow, Cloudy with broken skies overhead, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1050: Cloudy with some breaks to the NW.
0950: Very light snow, cloudy with some breaks.
0850: Snow, Cloudy with minor breaks, very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0820: Snow Shower, cloudy, reduced visibility.
0750: Mostly Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0735: Snow, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0705: Mostly Cloudy.
0650: Cloudy.
0620: Cloudy; 1-1/4" snowfall overnight. WIND DIRECTION VANE is FROZEN again.


11/28/03:

2050: Snow, cloudy with upper parts of mountains in the clouds and some lower fog/clouds. 
      Average of 8" to 8-1/2" snowfall today, 15" on ground. WIND DIRECTION VANE is no longer frozen.
1950: Very, very fine snow or misting, cloudy with ceiling at around 1700'; 8-3/4" to 9" snowfall.
1850: Snow, reduced visibility; approx. 8-1/2" snowfall so far today.
1750: Snow, reduced visibility, 6-1/2" approx. snowfall so far today. WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.
1650: Snow, reduced visibility; 6" snowfall so far today.
1550: Snow, reduced visibility; 5" snowfall so far today.
1450: Snow, reduced visibility, blowing snow; 3-1/4" snowfall so far today.
1350: Snow, reduced visibility, most of downtown not visible, 2-1/4" snowfall so far today.
1250: Snow, reduced visibility.
1150: Light Snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds; 1-1/4" snowfall so far today. 
      WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.
1120: Light Snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Snow, reduced visibility.
1020: Snow, reduced visibility, most of downtown is not visible.
0950: Light Snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower ribbons/bands of fog/clouds.
0850: Light Snow, cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains.
0820: Light Snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0750: Snow, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0650: Snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds; 3/16" to 1/4" snowfall so far today. 
      WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.


Thursday 11/27/2003, Thanksgiving Day:

2050: Mostly Clear, lower clouds to the NW. Slightly over 1" snowfall today, 8-1/2" snow on ground. 
      WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.
1950: Clear, a few low clouds to the NW.
1850: Clear with some lower wisps/patches of clouds
1750: Mostly Clear with lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1650: Partly Cloudy.
1550: Partly Cloudy NW half of sky, mostly cloudy SE half.
1450: Clear/Partly Cloudy overhead from NE to SW with cloud mass to the SE and cloudy to the NW.
1350: Partly Cloudy/Clear with puffy clouds, especially by Mt. Roberts and Mt. Juneau.
1250: Partly Cloudy with puffy clouds.
1200: WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.
1150: Partly Cloudy/Clear, cloudy to the SE, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains.
1050: Partly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around Mt. Roberts.
0950: Very light snow, Partly/Mostly Cloudy (partly cloudy overhead) with a ribbon of fog/cloud over 
      the Channel side of Mt. Roberts.
0850: Very light snow, cloudy with some lower wisps/patches of fog/clouds over the Channel side of Mt. Roberts.
0750: Very light snow, cloudy.
0740: 1st Steller's Jay of the day arrived.
0720: Cloudy with some lower fog/clouds to the ESE.
0650: Light Snow, Cloudy with lower ribbons/patches of fog/clouds.
0620: Cloudy with a few lower patches/bits of fog/clouds; 1" snowfall overnight. 
      WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.


11/26/03: 

2100: WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.
2050: Snow, cloudy with low clouds, poor visibility; 3-1/2" - 3-3/4" snowfall today, 8-1/2" on ground.
1950: Snow, cloudy with low clouds.
1850: Cloudy. Web Server is partially functional at this time.
1820: Cloudy with a few lower fog/clouds.
1750: Light Snow, cloudy with ceiling at around 1700' and lower ribbons/bands of fog/clouds.
1735: Snow, reduced visibility.
1730: WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.
1650: Cloudy, approximately 3-1/2" snowfall so far today.
1550: Snow, cloudy with poor visibility, lights of downtown not visible.
1507: ISP's Web Server is down.
1450: Snow, cloudy with poor visibility, ceiling at around 1700'..
1350: Snow, cloudy with ceiling at about 1600'.
1320: Snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the snow.
1305: Very light snow, cloudy with the very top of Mt. Juneau in the clouds.
1250: Cloudy.
1200: WIND DIRECTION VANE is still FROZEN in place.
1150: Cloudy.
1147: WAXWINGS (Bohemian or Cedar) in the backyard after 1st being in the frontyard and eating the 
      Rose Hips on the Sitka Rose Bushes. 1st time have seen Waxwings since September 1, 1997.
1050: Cloudy with brighter spots.
1020: Very fine snow, cloudy.
0950: A few very, very fine flakes of snow, cloudy.
0905: Snow, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0850: Cloudy, a ribbon of fog/cloud over the Channel side of Mt. Juneau.
0750: Snow/Light Snow, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0720: Light Snow, Cloudy.
0650: Very, very fine snow, cloudy.
0620: Light Snow, Cloudy; 5/8" snowfall overnight. WIND DIRECTION VANE is FROZEN in place.


11/25/03: 

WIND DIRECTION VANE is FROZEN in place
2050: Cloudy.
2020: Cloudy with minor breaks.
1950: Cloudy.
1935: Cloudy.
1920: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy.
1850: Partly Cloudy.
1750: Mostly Cloudy.
1720: Partly Cloudy, cloudy to SE.
1650: Clear with a few small clouds, clouds to the SE.
1620: Clear.
1550: Partly Cloudy/Clear.
1450: Partly/Mostly Cloudy, cloudy to the NW.
1435: Mostly Cloudy.
1350: Partly Cloudy, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1250: Partly Cloudy, a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1150: Partly Cloudy with lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
1050: Partly Cloudy.
0950: Partly Cloudy with high clouds and lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
0905: Partly Cloudy/Clear with some lower patches of fog/clouds.
0850: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds.
0750: Partly Cloudy with some lower patches of fog/clouds.
0720: Partly Cloudy/Clear with some lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
0705: Cloudy with partly cloudy skies to the East and ESE, lower ribbon of fog/clouds.
0650: Cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds.
0620: Cloudy, no snowfall overnight. WIND DIRECTION VANE is FROZEN in place.


11/24/03: 

2050: Mixed Snow and Rain, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds; 
      2" snowfall today, 5-1/2" on front lawn.
2020: Light Rain/Misting with snow mixing in, cl;oudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
1950: Mixed Snow and Rain, low clouds.
1920: Snow, low clouds.
1850: Light Rain/Misting, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
1750: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with fog/clouds at around 400'. 
1650: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains and ceiling as low as 500' - 600' and 
      lower over the AJ Rock Dump.
1620: Light Rain, cloudy with ceiling at about 1700'.
1550: Very fine misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands and ribbons of fog/clouds.
1520: Light Rain/Misting, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower fog/clouds down as low as 350'.
1450: Rain, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains down to as low as 500'.
1420: Rain with a bit of snow mixed in, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
1350: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with ceiling at about 300' - 400' or lower.
1335: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with ceiling at about 400'.
1320: Snow with cloud ceiling down to as low as 100' - 200', or less.
1250: Snow, Cloudy with ceiling at around 400' or below.
1150: Snow with Rain mixing in at times, cloudy with ceiling at 400'- 500'.
1120: Mixed Rain and Snow, cloudy with ceiling at about 600'.
1105: Rain, with Snow mixing in, cloudy with ceiling at around 600'.
1050: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with ceiling 400' - 600'.
0950: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with low clouds.
0850: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with low clouds.
0750: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with low clouds.
0650: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with low clouds.
0620: Mixed Rain and Snow, Cloudy with low clouds; 1" + snow overnight; 
      Approx. 4" snow on ground in backyard and 5-1/2" snow on front lawn.


SUNDAY 11/23/03:

2050: Very light snow, low clouds; 3/4" snowfall today, Snow on Ground: 3" backyard.
1950: Snow, Cloudy with low clouds.
1935: Very Light Snow, Cloudy.
1850: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1750: Cloudy.
1650: Mostly/Partly Cloudy.
1550: Mostly Clear.
1450: Mostly Clear.
1350: Partly Cloudy/Clear.
1250: Clear/Partly Cloudy with some puffy clouds.
1150: Clear with some lower puffy fog/clouds.
1050: Clear with some bits and wisps of fog/clouds around the mountains
0950: Clear with a few clouds to the SE.
0850: Mostly Clear.
0820: Partly Cloudy/Clear with a few wisps of fog/clouds.
0750: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds.
0720: Partly Cloudy with a few lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0650: Cloudy with breaks, some fog/clouds around the mountains.
0620: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains; Trace of snow overnight; Snow on Ground: backyard: 2-1/4".


11/22/03: 

2050: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains; 2- 1/4" snow on ground in backyard.
2020: Cloudy, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains.
1950: Light Rain/Drizzle, low clouds.
1750: Cloudy, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountains.
1650: Cloudy with a hole or two in the clouds, a few lower bits of fog/clouds.
1605: Light Rain/Sprinkles, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1520: Cloudy a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops and thin overcast over much of the sky that 
      can see the blue sky through.
1450: Cloudy, mountaintops in the clouds.
1350: Rain/Snow, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1320: Misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a few thin spots in which can see blue.
1250: Mixed Rain and Snow, cloudy with ceiling at around 2000'.
1150: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with thinner areas where can see blue through, ceiling at around 1600'.
1120: Mixed Rain and Snow, cloudy with ceiling at around 1600' - 1700'.
1105: Snow, Cloudy with ceiling at about 1700'.
1050: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 1600' - 1700'.
0950: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling as low as 500' - 600'.
0920: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 1000'.
0905: Mixed Rain and Snow, cloudy with ceiling at around 800'.
0850: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 800' - 1000'.
0750: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with ceiling at around 1000'.
0720: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with the ceiling at around 1700' - 1800'.
0650: Snow, low clouds.
0620: Snow, low clouds; 1-1/2" snowfall overnight, 3-1/2" on ground.


11/21/03: 

2050: Snow, low clouds, reduced visibility; 2" snowfall and 2" on the ground.
1950: Snow, low clouds, reduced visibility.
1850: Snow, low clouds, reduced visibility.
1750: Snow, low clouds, reduced visibility, 1/2" snowfall so far today.
1650: Snow, low clouds.
1550: Snow, cloudy with lower fog/clouds.
1535: Light Snow, cloudy with lower fog/clouds down as low as 300'- 400'.
1450: Very fine snow, low clouds/poor visibility, blowing snow.
1350: Very, very fine snow, cloudy with low clouds/bands of fog down as low as 400'.
1250: Very, very fine snow, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains down as low as 600'.
1150: Very, very fine snow, cloudy with ceiling at around 500' -600'.
1120: Very, very fine snow, cloudy with ceiling at around 600'.
1050: Very, very fine snow, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1020: Very, very fine snow, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0950: Very, very fine snow, cloudy with a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0935: Very, very fine snow, cloudy.
0850: Light Snow, cloudy.
0750: Cloudy, light snow over Mt. Juneau and the inner Gold Creek valley.
0650: Cloudy.
0620: Cloudy.


11/20/03:

2050: Clear with Aurora Borealis.
2031: Auroral Curtains directly overhead (looking up at the bottom edges) and over much of the sky.
2026: Dancing Auroral Curtains.
1950: Clear, very active Aurora Borealis.
1941: Auroral curtains from West Peak to the ESE, to the Juneau Airport (at least) to the NW.
1850: Clear, faint diffuse Aurora Borealis in the sky over the mainland mountains?
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear.
1550: Clear.
1450: Clear.
1350: Clear.
1250: Clear.
1150: Clear.
1139: The sun set behind the Douglas Island mountains.
1050: Clear.
0950: Clear with a few small clouds to the NW.
0850: Clear with a few small clouds to the NW.
0750: Clear.
0650: Clear.
0620: Clear, Aurora Borealis (corona form) directly overhead, sliver of moon visible in the SE sky, frost.
0128: Clear, Aurora Borealis.


11/19/03:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear.
1550: Mostly Clear/Clear.
1450: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds.
1350: Clear.
1250: Clear with a few clouds to the south.
1150: Clear with a cloud to the south.
1050: Clear.
0950: Clear.
0850: Clear.
0750: Clear, light frost.
0746: Chestnut Backed Chickadees 1st arrived for the day.
0650: Clear.
0620: Clear.


11/18/03: 

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear, some clouds to the NW.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Mostly Clear, some clouds to the NW.
1550: Clear/Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds.
1505: Mostly Clear.
1350: Mostly Clear with clouds to the SE, S, SW.
1250: Mostly Clear, snow blowing off the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
1150: Mostly clear with a few cumulus clouds.
1145: 2 Bald Eagles soaring overhead
1144: The sun set behind the Douglas Island mountains.
1050: Partly Cloudy/Clear.
0950: Mostly Clear with some puffy clouds by Mt. Juneau and to the NW, high thin clouds otherwise.
0904-0905 A Raven on seatback top of deck.
0850: Clear/Partly Cloudy with the sun shining.
0820: Partly Cloudy with high thin clouds and thicker clouds, snow blowing off the Mt. Juneau Ridge.
0750: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high thin clouds, mostly cloudy/cloudy to the NW of Salmon Creek; 
      snow blowing off most of the mainland mountains.
0720: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds, snow is blowing off the Mt. Juneau/Granite Creek ridge.
0650: Mostly Clear.
0605: Partly Cloudy/Clear with some high thin clouds, 1/16" - 1/8" of very dry, fine, snowfall overnight.


11/17/03: 

2050: Cloudy with some lower bands of fog/clouds; most of the snow from 11/16 and 11/17 has melted, 
      leaving a few patches with .01" of snow.
1950: Cloudy with some clear spots, lower band of fog/clouds.
1920: Very fine snow, cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds.
1850: Mostly Cloudy with a lower band/ribbon of fog/clouds.
1750: Cloudy with some lower patches/bands of fog/clouds
1650: Cloudy with the upper parts of the mountains in the clouds.
1550: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains and filling Last Chance Basin..
1520: Cloudy with low clouds, ceiling down as low as 600' - 700'.
1450: Occasional small snowflakes, cloudy with ceiling down as low as 500' - 600'.
1435: Cloudy with ceiling down as low as 400'.
1405: Light Snow, cloudy with the mainland mountains hidden above 500'.
1352: A Bald Eagle flying NW.
1350: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and lower ribbons/bands of fog/clouds.
1320: Misting/Light Snowflakes, cloudy with lower fog/clouds around the mountains.
1250: Cloudy with a tiny break to the ENE, lower fog/clouds around the mountainsides and over Last Chance Basin.
1150: Mostly Cloudy, a few wisps of fog/clouds over the mountainsides.
1120: Cloudy with breaks to the S, SW and sun trying.
1105: Cloudy with a clear spot overhead, a few wisps of fog/clouds over the Channel side of Mt. Juneau.
1050: Cloudy with a few breaks, fog/clouds around the mountains.
1035: Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains, sun shining here and there on the mainland.
0950: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with some wisps of fog/clouds around the mountainsides, sun shining here and there.
0935: Mostly Cloudy (broken clouds) with the sun shining - 1st time since November 6th that the sun has come out, 
      lower ribbon/band of fog/clouds.
0920: Mostly Cloudy, with sun shining here and there on the mountains, 1/16" - 1/8" of snow has 
      fallen in the past 1/2 hour.
0905: Snow, Cloudy with some breaks, reduced visibility 5 minutes ago.
0850: Light Snow, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains, down to as low as 400' - 500'.
0835: Very Light Snow, cloudy, minor break to the SE, mountaintops in the clouds and some lower patches of fog/clouds.
0750: Cloudy with minor breaks, a bit of fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0720: Mostly Cloudy, fog/clouds around the mountains.
0650: Cloudy with minor breaks, fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0620: Cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds, 1/16" - 1/8" of snowfall overnight.


SUNDAY 11/16/03:

2050: Snow, cloudy with lower clouds, 3/16" snowfall to 2050.
2020: Snow, starting to accumulate on the yards, roofs; cloudy with lower clouds.
1950: Light Snow/Snow, cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds down to 200' - 400' in areas.
1935: Light Snow, cloudy with lower band of clouds/fog down to 200' in areas.
1850: Misting, Cloudy with low fog/clouds down to 200' - 400'.
1835: Misting/Sprinkling, cloudy with low clouds/fog down to 400' or so.
1750: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1650: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, lower bands and ribbons of fog/clouds.
1550: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
1450: Sprinkling, Cloudy with some lower bands and wisps of fog/clouds.
1350: Cloudy with some lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1250: Random Sprinkles, cloudy with some patches/bits/wisps of fog/clouds over the Channel side of 
      Mt. Roberts and Last Chance Basin.
1150: A few random sprinkles, cloudy with lower wisps/bits and ribbons of fog/clouds.
1050: Sprinkling, Cloudy with some lower wisps and ribbons of fog/clouds.
0950: Light Rain/Sprinkling, cloudy with some lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
0850: Misting/Sprinkling, cloudy with a ribbon of fog over Last Chance Basin and along the side of Mt. Roberts.
0805: Sprinkling, cloudy with lower bands and ribbons of fog/clouds.
0750: Cloudy with a band/bank of fog/clouds (bottom at about 200' - 300') over the Channel and downtown 
      and hiding most of Mt. Roberts.
0720: Cloudy with a ribbon of fog over the Channel and downtown (bottom at 200' - 400').
0650: Cloudy with thinner spots.
0620: Cloudy.


11/15/03: 

2050: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1950: Very fine misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Cloudy, mountaintops in the clouds.
1750: Cloudy with ceiling at around 1600' - 1700'.
1650: Cloudy with ceiling at around 1500' - 1600'.
1550: Very fine misting, cloudy with ceiling at around 1600' and a lower patch of fog/clouds over Last Chance Basin.
1450: Misting, Cloudy with ceiling at about 1700'.
1420: Very fine misting, cloudy with ceiling at around 1600' - 1700'.
1351: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1320: Cloudy with ceiling at around 1700'.
1250: Light Rain/Sprinkling, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1150: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Misting/Sprinkling, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0950: Light Rain/Sprinkles, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0935: Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, some whitecaps on Gastineau Channel.
0850: Misting/Sprinkling, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds, some bright spots to the SW and W.
0820: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0805: Light Rain/Sprinkling, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0750: Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0735: Light Rain/Sprinkling, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0720: Rain, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0650: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Misting, Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.


11/14/03:

2050: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds; snow on the ground melted away during the day.
1950: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 800' - 1000'.
1850: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1750: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds.
1650: Rain, mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1450: Sprinkling/Misting, Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds.
1350: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1250: Rain, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1150: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 2200' - 2400'.
1050: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 1700' - 2000'.
0950: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at around 2000'.
0925: Rain, Cloudy with ceiling at about 1700' - 2000'.
0905: Misting/Sprinkling, Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0902: Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subspecies) 1st noticed.
0850: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0750: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
0747: Steller's Jays first arrived for the day.
0650: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
0620: Cloudy.
Found I had goofed and showed 11/12/03 for all of what was really 11/13/03.


11/13/03: 

2050: Misting, cloudy with some fog/clouds hiding Mt. Juneau; 3/4" of snow on the ground.
1950: Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains.
1850: Misting/Light Drizzle, low clouds.
1750: Cloudy.
1705: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds.
1550: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and some lower bits and patches of fog/clouds.
1450: Rain, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower mists.
1350: Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with ceiling at about 2000', some fog over Last Chance Basin and fog/clouds 
      filling the inner Gold Creek valley.
1335: Rain, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds, inner Gold Creek valley filled with clouds.
1250: Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
1235: Cloudy with low clouds, ceiling down to 400' over the mainland.
1205: Cloudy with occasional very fine misting, mountaintops in the clouds with lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds, 
      1.25" of snowfall.
1120: Misting, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops and fog over Last Chance Basin.
1050: Rain/Snow, low clouds with ceiling down as low as 200'.
1005: Light Rain/Drizzle/Light Snow, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
0950: Light Snow, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and a lower band of fog/clouds.
0850: Snow, cloudy with ceiling at around 300' -400'.
0751: A Squirrel was the first critter to arrive at the feeders today, a Steller's Jay arrived some 15-30 seconds later.
0750: Snow, low clouds, snow is accumulating.
0650: Snow, low clouds with ceiling down as low as 300' - 400'.
0620: Rain/Snow, low clouds with ceiling at around 400' - 600'.


11/12/03:

2050: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with upper parts of the mountains in the clouds, ceiling as low as 800'.
1950: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with the upper parts of the mountains in the clouds.
1805: Light Rain/Drizzle , cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1750: Rain, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and some lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1650: Rain, mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 2500' and some lower fog/clouds over Last Chance Basin.
1450: Rain, fog/clouds around the mountains with ceiling at 2200' or above and some lower bits of fog/clouds.
1407: A Great Blue Heron flew NW.
1350: Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, ceiling above 2700'.
1250: Rain, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops and in Last Chance Basin.
1150: Light Rain/Sprinkling, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains.
1120: Cloudy with lower band of fog/clouds hiding much of Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts and Last Chance Basin.
1050: Very fine misting, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the moountains.
1035: Cloudy with fog/clouds hiding Mt. Juneau and filling Last Chance Basin.
1011: The Pine Siskins are back, the last time they were in the neighborhood was October 23.
1005: Light Rain, cloudy with just a bit of fog/clouds around the top of Mt. Juneau otherwise the ceiling 
      is above the mountains.
0935: Rain, cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0850: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at about 1500'.
0750: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at about 1700'; Gastineau Channel is muddy off the mouth of Gold Creek.
0650: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at about 1700'.
0620: Rain, cloudy with low clouds/fog.


11/11/03 Veterans' Day:

2050: Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds
1950: Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a lower ribbon/band of fog/clouds.
1750: Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds
1650: Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1550: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 1700'.
1450: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 1800' - 2000' and a few lower wisps of fog/clouds. 
1350: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 2000'.
1250: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 1700'.
1150: Cloudy with ceiling at around 1200'.
1120: Light Rain/Drizzle, cloudy with ceiling at around 1000' - 1200'.
1050: Very fine misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds (ceiling goes up and down).
1020: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at about 1500' - 1600'.
0950: Misting/Sprinkling, cloudy with ceiling at around 1400'.
0920: Cloudy with ceiling at around 800' - 1000'.
0850: Very fine misting, cloudy with ceiling 300' - 800' in areas.
0835: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains down to as low as 200' - 300' in areas.
0750: Misting, cloudy with ceiling as low as 200' - 400'.
0650: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds hiding much of 
      Mt. Roberts and Mt. Juneau.
0605: Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.


11/10/03: 

2050: Light Rain/Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 1700'.
1950: Misting/Light Drizzle, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds.
1750: Misting/Sprinkling, cloudy with ceiling at around 1600'?, lower band of fog/clouds.
1720: Misting, cloudy with ceiling at around 1600'.
1650: Cloudy with ceiling at about 1700'.
1620: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
1550: Light Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 1700' and lower bands/patches of fog/clouds.
1450: Light Rain, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops and some lower wisps/bits of fog/clouds.
1350: Rain, cloudy with fog/clouds hiding the upper parts of the mountains...ceiling down as low as 700' - 800'.
1250: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at about 1800' - 2000' and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
1150: Rain, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1055-1100: A Steller's Jay took his "Saturday evening bath" in the Bird Bath on a Monday morning.
1050: Light Rain , cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
0950: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 2400' - 2500'.
0920: Rain, cloudy with ceiling at around 2200'; snow level is down to 1400' or so on Mt. Roberts.


SUNDAY 11/09/03:

1158: DUE TO TECHNICAL PROBLEMS THE WEATHER STATION DATA WILL NOT BE UPDATED FOR AN UNDETERMINED PERIOD.
1150: Rain, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds.
1050: Rain/Light Rain, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and some lower fog/clouds 
      in the inner Gold Creek valley.
0950: Cloudy with some breaks, clouds mostly above the mountains; snow on mountains is down to 1600' - 1700' 
      on Mt. Roberts.
0850: Sprinkling, cloudy with breaks and sun trying or out at times, some fog/clouds around 
      the mountaintops and lower bits and wisps of fog/clouds.
0812: A Steller's Jay is taking a bath in the Bird Bath.
0750: Sprinkling/Misting, cloudy with clouds above most of the mountaintops and some lower wisps of fog/clouds.
0650: Sprinkling/Misting, cloudy with ceiling at about 1800'.
0620: Cloudy, ceiling at around 1600' - 1800'.
0550: Rain, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds.


11/08/03: 

2050: Light Rain/Drizzle , cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and some lower ribbons/patches of fog/clouds.
2020: Rain, cloudy with ceiling 500' - 600'.
1950: Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
1935: Cloudy with ceiling at about 600', rain so far today may be .02" - .03" short due to temporary 
      malfunctioning of rain collector.
1850: Misting/Light Rain, cloudy with low clouds/fog.
1750: Misting/Sprinkling, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
1650: Misting, cloudy with ceiling 800' - 1000'.
1635: Misting, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains down to 600' - 700' in areas.
1620: Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower fog/clouds down to 600'.
1605: Sprinkling/Misting, cloudy with ceiling at around 600' - 700'.
1550: Cloudy with low clouds...ceiling at around 600' - 700'.
1520: Fine misting, cloudy with low fog/clouds around the mountains.
1450: Cloudy with fog/clouds hiding much of the mainland mountains, very tiny breaks to the NW.
1420: Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds hiding much of the mainland mountains.
1350: Sprinkling/Light Rain, cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
1335: Sprinkling/Misting, cloudy with blue visible through thin spots, the tops of the mountains in the fog/clouds.
1305: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops, clouds filling the inner Gold Creek valley; rain shower 
      in the past 10 minutes... still precipitating over the mainland.
1250: Cloudy, very tops of the mountains in the clouds, clouds filling the inner Gold Creek valley.
1150: Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and lower band of fog/clouds.
1055: A Bald Eagle and a couple of seagulls flying about.
1050: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds, fog/cloud over Last Chance Basin and a band of fog/cloud 
      over the Channel slope of Mt. Roberts.
1035: Cloudy, mountaintops in the clouds with lower band of fog over the mainland mountain slopes and Last Chance Basin.
0950: Misting, mountaintops in the clouds, lower ribbons of fog/clouds.
0920: Misting, cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and lower wisps/ribbons of fog/clouds.
0850: Light, fine snow; cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountains.
0820: Very fine snow... like misting rain, but snow instead; cloudy with lower bits/bands and patches of fog/clouds.
0805: Cloudy with a few wisps/patches of fog/clouds over the Channel blowing NW.
0750: Cloudy with a lower band of fog/clouds over the Channel.
0650: Cloudy with lower band of fog along the side of Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts.
0620: Cloudy with ceiling down to 300'- 400' along the side of Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts, frost.


11/07/03: 

2050: Clear above and partly cloudy below with lower fog/clouds
1950: Clear with lower ribbons/patches of fog/clouds.
1850: Clear, lower ribbon of fog/clouds.
1835: Clear.
1750: Partly Cloudy SE part of sky, cloudy NW part, some lower bits of fog/clouds.
1735: Mostly Cloudy, some fog/clouds over the Channel and mountains; the moon is rising above the top of Mt. Roberts.
1650: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy to the NW, partly cloudy to the SE, fog/clouds over Last Chance Basin.
1550: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with lower band of fog/cloud over Last Chance Basin and over the Channel side of Mt. Roberts.
1523: 1st noticed Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subspecies) today.
1450: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with a band of fog/clouds partway up Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts and over Last Chance Basin.
1405: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountaintops.
1350: Mostly Cloudy with some fog/clouds around the mountains, sun shining here and there on the mainland mountains.
1250: Cloudy with a few breaks over the mainland, fog/clouds around the mountaintops; snow has melted away.
1235: Cloudy with breaks, fog/clouds around the mountains.
1150: Cloudy with minor breaks, fog/clouds around the mountaintops with lower band of fog/clouds
1050: Cloudy with the very tops of the mountains in the clouds and lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds.
1020: Cloudy with clouds skimming the mountaintops, lower ribbons/bits of fog/clouds.
1001: A Squirrel is drinking at the Bird Bath, he's been busy the past several minutes chasing crows away 
      from the bird feeder.
0950: Cloudy with clouds skimming the mountaintops and lower fog/clouds filling the inner Gold Creek valley 
      and lower bands/ribbons of fog/clouds, light rain/misting starting as light snow/rain from 0939 - 0948.
0850: Cloudy with fog/clouds around the mountaintops and lower ribbons/bands of fog/clouds.
0805: Cloudy, very tops of the mountains in the clouds with lower band/ribbon of fog/clouds.
0750: Light Rain/Misting (started as light snow at 0744), fog/clouds around the mountaintops with lower 
      patches/bands of fog/clouds
0650: Cloudy with the mountaintops in the clouds and a lower band of fog/clouds.
0620: Cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds and a lower band of fog/clouds; 1/8" (.125") of snowfall overnight, 
      3/16" (.188") on ground.


11/06/03: 

2050: Snow, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds, 1/16" (.0625") of snowfall.
2035: Cloudy, mountaintops in the clouds.
2020: Snow, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds.
2005: Snow, cloudy with mountaintops in the clouds.
1950: Cloudy, light snow flurry.
1935: Cloudy, ceiling above the mountains.
1920: Light snow flurry began, cloudy, mountaintops in the clouds.
1850: Cloudy.
1750: Cloudy.
1720: Cloudy.
1650: Cloudy with minor breaks.
1620: Cloudy with a minor break or two.
1605: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy.
1550: Mostly/Partly Cloudy.
1535: Mostly/Partly Cloudy.
1520: Partly Cloudy.
1450: Partly Cloudy.
1350: Clear.
1250: Clear.
1220: Clear with a few tiny clouds.
1211: The sun set behind the Douglas Island mountains.
1150: Mostly Clear, clouds to the SE.
1105: Mostly Clear with clouds to the SE of Sheep Creek, a few bits of fog/clouds around Mt. Juneau.
1050: Clear with mostly cloudy/cloudy skies SE of Mt. Roberts.
1035: Clear/Mostly Clear, cloudy/mostly cloudy SE of Mt. Roberts.
1005: Clear to NW, partly cloudy/clear overhead, mostly cloudy and cloudy to the SE.
0920: Cloudy to the SE becoming mostly cloudy, then partly cloudy and then clear as going NW 
      (partly cloudy directly overhead).
0850: Mostly Cloudy, clear to the NW.
0835: Mostly Cloudy with clear skies to the NW and more cloudy skies to the SE.
0750: Cloudy with minor breaks, clearer skies to the NW.
0720: Cloudy with minor breaks to the ENE, SE, and NW.
0650: Cloudy with clear sky over the distant mainland to the ENE, some breaks to the NW, and 
      breaks far to the SE with hints of the sunrise to come.
0620: Cloudy with small breaks to the ENE, SE, and NW; frost.


11/05/03:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear.
As of 1645: The moon is rising above the right shoulder of Mt. Roberts.
1550: Clear.
1450: Clear.
1350: Clear.
1250: Clear.
1216: The sun set behind the Douglas Island mountains.
1150: Clear.
1110: A Great Blue Heron flew SE over the backyards.
1050: Clear.
1044: Dark Eyed Juncos (Oregon Subspecies) are out and about (1st noticed at 0944); Starlings are in the backyard.
0950: Clear.
0850: Clear.
0750: Clear.
0650: Clear.
0620: Clear, frost.


11/04/03:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear.
1550: Clear.
1450: Partly Cloudy.
1405: Partly Cloudy.
1350: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1335: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1250: Partly Cloudy.
1220: Partly Cloudy.
1205: Clear/Partly Cloudy.
1150: Clear.
1050: Clear.
0950: Clear.
0935: Working with the ISS unit, so for a time there were some erroneous temperature readings.
0850: Mostly/Partly cloudy.
0820: Mostly Clear overhead, mostly cloudy/cloudy surrounding the large clear area.
0750: Partly/Mostly Cloudy.
0720: Partly/Mostly Cloudy.
0650: Mostly Cloudy.
0620: Mostly/Partly Cloudy, frost.


11/03/03:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear, 76% visible waxing gibbous moon to the SE shining. 
1650: Clear.
1550: Clear.
1505: Clear, .49" Rain Rate for the day and month does not show any longer.
1422: High Rain Rate of .49'' at 1416 for the day and month is in error, it is not raining; maintenance 
      work is being done and that figure will not reflect in the final data.
1405: Clear.
1250: Clear.
1222: The sun set behind the Douglas Island mountains.
1150: Clear.
1050: Clear.
0950: Clear with only a few small clouds to the SSE.
0850: Mostly Clear with some high thin clouds.
0835: Partly Cloudy/Clear with high thin clouds
0750: Partly Cloudy/Fair with high thin clouds.
0650: Partly Cloudy/Fair with high thin clouds.
0620: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with high clouds, frost.


SUNDAY 11/02/03:

2050: Partly/Mostly Cloudy with high clouds.
1950: Partly Cloudy, cloudy NW of Salmon Creek.
1920: Mostly Clear, cloudy to the NW.
1850: Clear.
1750: Mostly Clear.
1720: Mostly Cloudy SW 1/3rd of sky, Clear NE 2/3rd of sky.
1650: Partly Cloudy/Clear.
1635: Partly Cloudy/Clear.
1620: Mostly Cloudy.
1550: Mostly Cloudy.
1520: Mostly Cloudy with high clouds.
1450: Mostly Cloudy/Cloudy with partly cloudy skies to the ENE
1420: Cloudy.
1350: Cloudy with thinnish overcast.
1250: Cloudy.
1220-1222: A Steller's Jay is taking a bath in the large Bird Bath.
1150: Cloudy.
1050: Cloudy.
0950: Cloudy.
0850: Cloudy.
0750: Cloudy.
0720: Mostly Cloudy with high clouds.
0701: Mostly/Partly Cloudy with high clouds and deep orange glow on the clouds to the ESE and SE, frost.
0650: Cloudy.
0647: 1st Steller's Jay of the day arrived.
0620: Cloudy.


11/01/03:

2050: Clear.
1950: Clear.
1850: Clear.
1750: Clear.
1650: Clear.
1550: Mostly Clear.
1450: Clear.
1350: Clear.
1250: Mostly Clear.
1227: Sun set behind the Douglas Island mountains.
1150: Clear.
1050: Clear with a few very small clouds.
0950: Clear, .01" of precipitation is from melted frost that had accumulated over the past few days.
0850: Clear.
0750: Clear.
0650: Clear, light frost on the roofs.
0550: Clear, a bit of Aurora Borealis overnight.