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Anatomy of the worst fire year

...came with them perhaps hid some of the fires that started that day, wrote Michael Richmond, formerly of the National Weather Service Fairbanks, in a paper about that extraordinary summer. June was a warm month throughout Alaska. For example...
What others say: The little cog

...reminder of an important function of government.A National Weather Service meter at the Klawock Airport measures visibility...sees about 200 medevac flights per year.The National Weather Service, to its credit, has sent technicians to the...
Weather Service: 2014 was Alaska's warmest year on record

...year on record for Alaska, according to the National Weather Service.Based on information from the National Climatic Data Center, the National Weather Service Alaska said 2014 was warmer than 1926, the previous...
News far this winter, the National Weather Service said.A blizzard warning...York and Boston, and the National Weather Service said the massive storm would...historic blizzard," the National Weather Service said.The Washington area...
Alaska Fire Services prepare for early season

...growing, you have more moisture around and it becomes a little less receptive to getting a fire started." The National Weather Service's climate prediction center forecasts both an above-average precipitation level and above-average temperatures...
Officials to test Tsunami Warning System

NOAA's National Weather Service, the Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and the Alaska Broadcasters Association plan to conduct a test...
Flood advisory issued for Kenai River

The National Weather Service in Anchorage has issued a flood advisory for a glacial lake...will remain in effect until noon Saturday. According to the National Weather Service, the Skilak Glacier dam lake is releasing at this time. Kenai...
Flood advisory issued for Kenai River

The National Weather Service in Anchorage has issued a flood advisory for the Kenai River...areas close to the river will experience minor flooding. The National Weather Service reports that the Kenai River at Cooper Landing is currently...
September brings wet weather

...According to Tom Pepe, meteorologist with the National Weather Service, the wet season is upon us. "It is more typical...Sept. 1-8 has totaled 2.29 inches. The National Weather Service, located in Anchorage, had a measurement of...
Pregnant woman involved in car crash

...Afternoon snowfall that accumulated up to two inches and warm conditions made the roads slick, Tucker said.The National Weather Service has issued a freezing rain advisory through 9 a.m. Tuesday for the western Kenai Peninsula.Tucker said drivers...


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