Introducing the May Misery Index

It seems May in Alaska tends to be either really good or really bad, weatherwise. How was your May? Folks in Anchorage had to wait till the last day of the month for the temperature to get above 60 this year. For Kodiak, May offered up only 6 days when the high made or bettered […]

Wet, windy warm front sweeps Southeast Alaska

It’s not often that the warmest time of the day is early in the morning, but that was the surprising fact at many locations in Alaska’s panhandle today. A small but potent low with a defined push of warm air on its eastern flank (the warm front) moved north last night and during the early […]